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1. Iron Eyes Cody Iron Eyes Cody Actor, Ernest Goes to Camp Iron Eyes Cody was born Espera or "Oscar" DeCorti, the son of two first-generation immigrants from Italy. In 1924 he moved to California, changed his name from "DeCorti" to "Corti" to Cody, and started working as an actor, presenting himself as a Native American. He married an Indian woman, Bertha Parker...
2. Mae Questel Mae Questel Actress, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Her Orthodox Jewish family were totally adverse to her having an entertainment career. Her parents and grandparents forced her to leave the Theatre Guild school (New York) while still a teenager and had their wills drawn up accordingly so as to discourage this career choice. Studied drama at Columbia University, and belonged to the American Theatre Wing...
3. Conrad L. Hall Conrad L. Hall Cinematographer, American Beauty Born in Tahiti, the son of writer James Norman Hall, author of "Mutiny on the Bounty," Conrad Hall studied filmmaking at USC. He and two classmates formed a production company and sold a project to a local television station. Hall's company branched out into making industrial films and TV commercials...
4. Berry Kroeger Berry Kroeger Actor, Deadly Is the Female Born and educated in the well-to-do Alamo Heights area of San Antonio, Texas, Berry Kroeger first acted in local theatrical productions at the San Pedro Playhouse. His silky voice seemed tailor-made for a lengthy career on radio. By 1931, he was active both as announcer and purveyor of dramatic exploits and crime detection on network serials...
5. Michel Galabru Michel Galabru Actor, Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar
6. Bill Lancaster Bill Lancaster Writer, The Thing Bill was known by his friends as "Billy", when he was a youth. He attended "public" school, as many actor's sons and daughters did in the 1960s. He was never athletic since he was stricken with a childhood disease. He was well liked at Emerson Junior High School in West Los Angeles, California. He graduated from Emerson in June 1962...
7. Donal Donnelly Donal Donnelly Actor, The Godfather: Part III Donal Donnelly was an Anglo-Irish actor best known in the cinema for roles in The Knack... and How to Get It and The Godfather: Part III and on stage for his work in the plays of Brian Friel. He was born in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, on July 6, 1931, but raised in Dublin, Ireland. In Dublin, he went to a Christian Brothers School where he acted in school plays with classmates Jack MacGowran and Milo O'Shea...
8. Phyllis Gates Phyllis Gates Self, The James Dean Story
9. James Edwards James Edwards Actor, Patton Pioneering actor who was among Hollywood's first - years ahead of Sidney Poitier - to crush the Stepin Fetchit stereotype of black males as shiftless illiterates. Although in some pictures Edwards would portray subservient characters (e.g. "General" George C. Scott's valet in Patton), he delivered true dignity in his performances...
10. Harry Fowler Harry Fowler Actor, The Army Game
11. Stuart Scott Stuart Scott Self, The Game Plan
12. Tony Lip Tony Lip Actor, Donnie Brasco Tony Lip (born Frank Anthony Vallelonga) originates from the Bronx, New York. He worked for twelve years at the world-famous Copacabana Nightclub in New York City. At the Copa, he played host to the most famous personalities of the era, including Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and Bobby Darin. Lip then went on to a career in acting...
13. Anneka Di Lorenzo Anneka Di Lorenzo Actress, Dressed to Kill Stunningly gorgeous, shapely, and enticing brunette knockout Anneka Di Lorenzo was born Marjorie Lee Thoreson in September 6, 1952 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Anneka dropped out of high school and moved to Los Angeles, California after her parents divorced in 1967. Di Lorenzo worked as a receptionist, a cocktail waitress...
14. Brian Gibson Brian Gibson Director, What's Love Got to Do with It
15. Steve Raines Steve Raines Actor, Rawhide
16. Dorothy Granger Dorothy Granger Actress, Punch Drunks Dorothy Granger was one of the first members of SAG when the Screen Actors Guild was founded over 65 years ago. A Texas beauty contest winner at the age of thirteen, Dorothy's career ran from a long-running two-reeler series, as the wife of Leon Errol for RKO, to the long-running television series Death Valley Days with Ronald Reagan...
17. Robert Anderson Robert Anderson Actor, The Left Handed Gun
18. Billy Gray Billy Gray Actor, Some Like It Hot
19. Christopher Isherwood Christopher Isherwood Writer, A Single Man
20. Gerry Rafferty Gerry Rafferty Soundtrack, Good Will Hunting Singer/songwriter Gerry Rafferty was born on April 16, 1947 in Paisley, Scotland. He was the third son of Irish miner and lorry driver Joseph Rafferty and Rafferty's Scottish wife Mary Skeffington. His abusive alcoholic father died when Gerry was only sixteen. Rafferty grew up in a council house on the town's Glenburn estate and attended St...
21. Casey Johnson Casey Johnson Self, Drinks with LX
22. Albert Camus Albert Camus Writer, Loin des hommes Albert Camus was born on November 7, 1913, in Mondovi, Algeria. His parents were Spanish-French-Algerian (pied noir) colonists. His father, named Lucien Camus died in the Battle of Marne (1914) during WWI. His mother, named Catherine Helene Sintes was of Spanish origin, she was a mute deaf, due to a stroke...
23. Maja Maranow Maja Maranow Actress, Ein starkes Team
24. Daisy Hilton Daisy Hilton Actress, Freaks Born to a barmaid, Daisy and her conjoined twin sister Violet Hilton were raised by the midwife who delivered them. This woman, Mary Hilton, saw her meal ticket in the curly-haired babies and trained them to perform. The girls were ill-treated and kept in a state of poverty until they arranged a private meeting with a lawyer at the age of 23...
25. Georges Prêtre Georges Prêtre Soundtrack, War Dogs
26. Kalpana Kalpana Actress, Professor Kalpana Mohan was born as Archana in Srinagar, Kashmir, India on July 18, 1946. Her father, Avani Mohan, a freedom fighter, was close to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru (Indira Gandhi's father) and an active member of the All India Congress Committee. For his political beliefs, he was jailed for some time. Nehru often invited Kalpana...
27. Helen Ludlam Helen Ludlam Actress, Annie Hall
28. Dudley Nichols Dudley Nichols Writer, Stagecoach
29. Tim O'Kelly Tim O'Kelly Actor, Targets
30. Robert Stigwood Robert Stigwood Producer, Grease
31. Art Acord Art Acord Actor, Lazy Lightning
32. Oscar Polk Oscar Polk Actor, Gone with the Wind
33. Helena Ruzicková Helena Ruzicková Actress, Slunce, seno a pár facek
34. Rahul Dev Burman Rahul Dev Burman Composer, Life of Pi
35. Clyde Bruckman Clyde Bruckman Writer, The General Had been out of work and was pretty much broke when he killed himself. He borrowed Buster Keaton's gun and after eating a meal that he could not pay for, shot himself. There are two stories; One says it was in the restroom of the cafe on Santa Monica Blvd, and the other story states he did it in the phone booth...
36. Violet Hilton Violet Hilton Actress, Freaks Born to a barmaid, Violet and her conjoined twin sister Daisy Hilton were raised by the midwife who delivered them. This woman, Mary Hilton, saw her meal ticket in the curly-haired babies and trained them to perform. The girls were ill-treated and kept in a state of poverty until they arranged a private meeting with a lawyer at the age of 23...
37. Thelma White Thelma White Actress, Reefer Madness Sassy comedienne Thelma White became a rather reluctant entry into cult film history with her infamous role as blonde vixen "Mae Colman", who pushes marijuana ("demon weed") onto unsuspecting school-age youths in the classic 1930s turkey Reefer Madness (aka "Reefer Madness" (1936)). It was not how she would have liked to be remembered...
38. Kerry McGregor Kerry McGregor Self, The X Factor Born in Pumpherston, West Lothian, Scotland, Kerry McGregor had an extraordinary life of triumph over tragedy with so many people describing her attitude as an inspiration to us all. Kerry's first set back was the loss of her father George, who died in a road traffic accident when she was just 5 years old...
39. Niki Giustini Niki Giustini Actor, Gli amici del bar Margherita
40. Ralph Dumke Ralph Dumke Actor, Invasion of the Body Snatchers
41. John Gary John Gary Self, The John Gary Show Composer and singer; started as vocalist with Don McNeill's 'Breakfast Club' for two years. He was a salvage diver, and later a New Orleans radio singer, featured also in night clubs. He has made many records. He joined ASCAP in 1960 and composed: "Life of My Life"; "Forget It"; "Where Did You Go Last Night?"; and "Possom Song"...
42. Richard Maibaum Richard Maibaum Writer, Goldfinger The name is "Maibaum, Richard Maibaum".....the brilliant screenwriter who adapted the Ian Fleming 007 novels into the highly entertaining screenplays of nearly every James Bond film from Dr. No through to Licence to Kill. Maibaum attended New York University, then studied acting at the University of Iowa...
43. Sandro Sandro Actor, Subí que te llevo Sandro was born on August 19, 1945, as Roberto Sanchez. He began the secondary school and was expelled in the first year. In 1960 he formed of his first band of music called "Blue Trio" (Trío Azul). Later, when one of the members of the group gone, turned into the duo "The Caribs" (Los Caribes). Dissolved The Caribs in few time...
44. T.S. Eliot T.S. Eliot Writer, Murder in the Cathedral T.S. Eliot ranks with William Butler Yeats as the greatest English language poet of the 20th Century and was certainly the most influential. He was born Thomas Stearns Eliot into the bosom of a respectable middle class family on September 26, 1888 in St. Louis, Missouri. The family had roots in New England...
45. Leonard Kibrick Leonard Kibrick Actor, It's a Wonderful World
46. Milt Schmidt Milt Schmidt Self, Legends of Hockey
47. Hervé Brousseau Hervé Brousseau Actor, Les brûlés
48. Diether Krebs Diether Krebs Actor, SOKO München
49. Duncan Ross Duncan Ross Actor, Volunteers
50. Jeff Nuttall Jeff Nuttall Actor, The World Is Not Enough
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