Lionel Barrymore was born on April 28, 1878. This post takes a look at early newspaper clippings about Lionel Barrymore that date as far back as 1882.
Barrymore has been featured in several reviews on the site with a few recommended posts including Arsène Lupin (1932), Night Flight (1933), The Voice of Bugle Ann (1936), A Family Affair (1937), and The Valley of Decision (1945).
Just for fun, and the sake of something new, here's a link to Lionel Barrymore's World War I draft registration card. Click the "View the Document" link at the right of this page to see the actual card filled out in Lionel's hand—this is on a free site, though you may need to create an account (also free) to see the original.