• Born date: 1881-08-12
  • Born in: Massachusetts
  • Death date: 1959-01-21
  • Death in: California
Cecil B. Demille

Cecil Blount DeMille (August 12, 1881 – January 21, 1959) was an American film director and film producer in both silent and sound films.DeMille began his career as a stage actor in 1900. He later moved on to writing and directing stage productions.