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1. Leon Belasco Leon Belasco Actor, Can-Can
2. Jerry Austin Jerry Austin Actor, Adventures of Don Juan
3. Ida Kaminska Ida Kaminska Actress, The Shop on Main Street Began her stage career at age five an later played leading roles on stage. Appeared in a handful of films and is better now for her support of the Jewish people. She later moved to Israel.
4. Andy Albin Andy Albin Actor, Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title
5. Maurice Moscovitch Maurice Moscovitch Actor, The Great Dictator
6. Mark Donskoy Mark Donskoy Director, The Childhood of Maxim Gorky
7. Mikhail Rasumny Mikhail Rasumny Actor, For Whom the Bell Tolls The son of a cantor, Rasumny made his stage debut at 14 and toured Europe and South America with the Moscow Art Theatre. Rasumny settled in the U.S. in 1935 and took jobs as a bill collector and dishwasher between acting jobs. His first film appearance was in 1940's Comrade X. He spent the remainder of his career playing several ethnic roles.
8. David Victor David Victor Producer, Dr. Kildare
9. Anna Akhmatova Anna Akhmatova Writer, Fear and the Muse: The Story of Anna Akhmatova Anna Akhmatova was arguably the greatest Russian woman poet. She was born Anna Andreevna Gorenko on June 23, 1889, in Bolshoi Fontan, a suburb of Odessa, Ukraine, Russian Empire. Her father, Andrei Antonovich Gorenko, was a Navy Engineer. Her mother, Inna Erazmovna (nee Stogova), belonged to Russian Nobility...
10. Frances Chaney Frances Chaney Actress, When Harry Met Sally...
11. Roman Karmen Roman Karmen Director, Grenada, Grenada, Grenada moya
12. Hedda Nova Hedda Nova Actress, The Were-Tiger Hedda Nova was born in 1890 in Odessa, Russia by the Black Sea. She was a silent film actress for 17 years with the "Universal Film Studios Company". She did not transfer to talking films most probably because of her thick Russian accent.
13. George Sorel George Sorel Actor, Swiss Miss
14. Lew Brown Lew Brown Soundtrack, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Songwriter ("Beer Barrel Polka", "Sonny Boy", "The Thrill is Gone"), composer, author, publisher and producer, he came to the USA in 1898 and was educated at DeWitt Clinton High School in New York. In 1925, he joined Buddy DeSylva and Ray Henderson as a songwriting team and music publishers. He wrote the Broadway stage scores for "George White's Scandals" (1925...
15. Leonid Trauberg Leonid Trauberg Director, Yunost Maksima
16. Nicholas Brodszky Nicholas Brodszky Soundtrack, Sleepers
17. Dave Chasen Dave Chasen Actor, Rain or Shine
18. David Burton David Burton Director, Fighting Caravans
19. Mel Tolkin Mel Tolkin Writer, All in the Family
20. Fanya Foss Fanya Foss Writer, Why Girls Leave Home
21. Rosa Rosanova Rosa Rosanova Actress, Blood and Sand Best remembered as Valentino's mother in "Blood and Sand," Rosanova began her career on Broadway and later played several immigrant women on the screen. In the film "Lucky Boy" (1929), George Jessell sang 'My Mother's Eyes' to her just like Al Jolson sang to Eugenie Besserer in "The Jazz Singer." With the advent of sound, her career came to an end.
22. Jacob P. Adler Jacob P. Adler Actor, Michael Strogoff Jacob Adler, the legendary 'Great Eagle' ('adler' is the German word for eagle) of the Yiddish theater, was one of the great American stage actors, ranking with Edwin Booth, John Barrymore and Marlon Brando. Adler also is famous as the patriarch of an acting dynasty that stretched over 100 years from...
23. Rita Gould Rita Gould Actress, The Big Combo
24. Charles Neider Charles Neider Writer, One-Eyed Jacks
25. Olga Rakhmanova Olga Rakhmanova Actress, Her Sister's Rival
26. Michael Vavitch Michael Vavitch Actor, Two Arabian Knights
27. Gregory Stone Gregory Stone Music Department, Heavenly Music Gregory Stone was considered to be a brilliant pianist and composer, as can be seen by his many credits. Born in Odessa, Russia in 1900, he migrated to the United States around 1917 after the Russian Revolution. He lived in worked in New York, where he worked for the T. B. Harms Publishing House, creating many arrangements for Broadway shows...
28. Sarah Adler Sarah Adler Actress, Sins of the Parents
29. Isaak Babel Isaak Babel Writer, Bezhin lug
30. Sam Perry Sam Perry Music Department, The Hunchback of Notre Dame Sam A. Perry, born Samuel A. Perlstein in Odessa, Russia in 1884. His education included: University of Odessa,and Royal Academy of Musical and Theatrical Arts, Vienna. He was a concert pianist who toured throughout Europe. Sam spent 12 years as general musical director and recording manager for Conorized Music Co...
31. Ilya Ilf Ilya Ilf Writer, The Twelve Chairs Ilya Ilf was born Ilya Arnoldovich Fayzilberg on October 15, 1897, in Odessa, Russian Empire (now Odesa, Ukraine). His father, named Arnold Fayzilberg, was a clerk at a bank. In 1913, he graduated from a Technical School. He worked as a clerk, a telephone technician, and had various industrial jobs in Odessa...
32. Zygmunt Chmielewski Zygmunt Chmielewski Actor, Maryjka
33. Leonid Utyosov Leonid Utyosov Actor, Moscow Laughs Leonid Utyosov was a popular singer and band-leader in the Soviet Union who is best known for the leading role in 'Vesyolyye rebyata' (1934). He was born Lazar Iosifovich Weissbein on March 21, 1895, in Odessa, Russian Empire (now Odesa, Ukraine). His father was a small business owner and his mother was a homemaker...
34. Henry Sherwood Henry Sherwood Actor, Broadway Nights
35. Max Terr Max Terr Music Department, The Gold Rush
36. Michael Dalmatoff Michael Dalmatoff Actor, Utopia
37. Ilya Trauberg Ilya Trauberg Director, China Express
38. Monia Liter Monia Liter Soundtrack, Fire Maidens of Outer Space
39. Yevgeni Petrov Yevgeni Petrov Writer, The Twelve Chairs Yevgeni Petrov was born Evgeni Petrovich Kataev on November 30, 1902, in Odessa, Russian Empire (Now Odesa, Ukraine). His father, named Petr Kataev, was a teacher. Petrov graduated from Classical Gymnasium in 1920, and became a news correspondent for the Ukrainian Telegraph Agency. From 1921-1923 he was a criminologist and homicide inspector in Odessa...
40. Nathan Milstein Nathan Milstein Self, The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
41. Edmund Morris Edmund Morris Writer, Walk on the Wild Side
42. Valentin Kataev Valentin Kataev Writer, Vremya, vperyod! Russian novelist and playwright Valentin Katayev was born in 1897 in the Ukraine, to a middle-class background: his father was a schoolteacher and his grandfather was a general in the Czarist army. He joined the army in 1917 during World War I, was assigned to an artillery unit, and was wounded twice...
43. Zorz Skrigin Zorz Skrigin Director, Tito - zapisi filmskog snimatelja
44. Phil Spitalny Phil Spitalny Self, Big City Fantasy
45. Sidney M. Goldin Sidney M. Goldin Director, Good Luck
46. Fania Marinoff Fania Marinoff Actress, The Unsuspected Isles
47. Konstantin Listov Konstantin Listov Composer, Man with a Movie Camera
48. David Oistrakh David Oistrakh Soundtrack, Copying Beethoven
49. Naum Trakhtenberg Naum Trakhtenberg Director, Sovershenno seryozno
50. Minerva Pious Minerva Pious Actress, The Edge of Night
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