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1. Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn Actress, Breakfast at Tiffany's Audrey Hepburn was born Audrey Kathleen Hepburn-Ruston on May 4, 1929 in Brussels, Belgium. She was a blue-blood and a cosmopolitan from birth. Her mother, Ella van Heemstra, was a Dutch baroness; Audrey's father, Joseph Victor Anthony Hepburn-Ruston, was born in Úzice, Bohemia, of English and Austrian descent, and worked in business...
2. Barbara Stanwyck Barbara Stanwyck Actress, Double Indemnity Today Barbara Stanwyck is remembered primarily as the matriarch of the family known as the Barkleys on the TV western The Big Valley, wherein she played Victoria, and from the hit drama The Colbys. But she was known to millions of other fans for her movie career, which spanned the period from 1927 until 1964...
3. Johnny Weissmuller Johnny Weissmuller Actor, Tarzan the Ape Man Johnny Weissmuller was born as Peter Johann Weißmüller in Freidorf, today a district of the city of Timisoara in Romania, then a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Weissmuller would later claim to have been born in Windber, Pennsylvania, probably to ensure his eligibility to compete as part of the US Olympic team...
4. David Battley David Battley Actor, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory David Battley (5 November 1935 - 20 January 2003) was a British actor specialising in laconic, lugubrious comedy roles. David Battley, elder son of John Battley, post-WW2 Labour MP, was born in Battersea, London. Born with a hole in the heart, he was initially taught at home before attending a special school...
5. Anthony Eisley Anthony Eisley Actor, Hawaiian Eye The future stage, screen and TV star (real name: Fred Eisley) was born in Philadelphia. His father was general sales manager and "troubleshooter" for a large company, and his work kept the family on the move (up and down the East Coast) throughout Eisley's young life. As early as the days of school plays Eisley knew that he wanted to be an actor...
6. Nedra Volz Nedra Volz Actress, 10 An apple dumpling of a darling, character actress Nedra Volz had one of those slightly vacant, twinkly-eyed faces absolutely designed for light sitcoms and commercial work. Although she didn't come into her own until past retirement age, she enjoyed a solid two-decade ride delightfully amusing audiences all over...
7. Carrie Hamilton Carrie Hamilton Actress, Cool World
8. Hiram Keller Hiram Keller Actor, Fellini - Satyricon
9. Bruce Gordon Bruce Gordon Actor, The Untouchables
10. Parveen Babi Parveen Babi Actress, Deewaar Junagad born and raised, Ms. Babi was spotted by renowed B.R. Ishara at Ahmedabad University, and he approached her to act in his forthcoming movie, Charitraheen, which was a sequel to Chetna. Her co-star in this movie was none other than renowed Indian cricketer Salim Durrani. Since then there has no looking back for this gorgeous...
11. Etta James Etta James Soundtrack, Back to the Future
12. Victor Izay Victor Izay Actor, Wild Hogs
13. Bobbie Arnstein Bobbie Arnstein
14. Beatrice Lillie Beatrice Lillie Self, Beatrice Lillie Dubbed "the funniest woman in the world", comedienne Beatrice Lillie was born the daughter of a Canadian government official and grew up in Toronto. She sang in a family trio act with her mother, Lucy, and her piano-playing older sister, Muriel. Times were hard and the ambitious mother eventually took the girls to England to test the waters...
15. Bernard Punsly Bernard Punsly Actor, Angels with Dirty Faces Bernard Punsly auditioned for the 1935 play "Dead End" on a lark - he had absolutely no show-business experience whatsoever, had never studied acting and had no desire to be an actor. He said that show business seemed like it might be fun, so he figured he'd give it a shot. To his surprise he was picked for he play...
16. Sooan Kim Sooan Kim Animation Department, The Simpsons
17. Leonard Freeman Leonard Freeman Writer, Hawaii Five-0
18. Robert Donley Robert Donley Actor, Cocktail
19. Duane R. Campbell Duane R. Campbell Actor, Alice
20. Tom Ricketts Tom Ricketts Director, Lillo of the Sulu Seas Born in London, England, in 1853, prolific actor/director (300+ credits) Tom Ricketts is mostly forgotten today, but his chief claim to fame is that he directed the first motion picture shot in Hollywood. Ricketts began his show-business career as an actor on the London stage, and gained a reputation as one of the best Shakespearean actors of his day...
21. Eddie Parker Eddie Parker Stunts, The Star Packer
22. Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson Gilbert M. 'Broncho Billy' Anderson Director, Broncho Billy's Sentence American actor-director-writer-producer Gilbert M. Anderson, father of the movie cowboy and the first Western star, was born Maxwell Henry Aronson in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. His parents, Esther (Ash) and Henry Aronson, were from New York. His father was from a German Jewish family, and his mother was the daughter of Russian Jewish parents...
23. Nora Gregor Nora Gregor Actress, The Rules of the Game Nora Gregor was an operetta diva, stage and film actress. She made her debut in Graz, Austria, and from there went to the Volksbühne an das Raimund-Theater in Vienna. She also worked at the Reinhardt Bühne in Berlin. From 1930 to 1933 she lived in Hollywood and also in Berlin. She made her first silent movie in 1921 and her first talkie in 1930 (Olympia)...
24. Matt Moore Matt Moore Actor, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Brother of actress Mary Moore.
25. Barbara Starr Barbara Starr Actress, Range Riders Vera came with her family to Los Angeles at the age of three. When she was in her late teens, she changed her name to Barbara Starr and entered the movie industry as an extra. While working as an extra, she met Harold and Gaylord Lloyd. In 1924 she married Gaylord. In 1925 she starred in her first movie...
26. Bairbre Dowling Bairbre Dowling Actress, The Dead
27. Wei Lo Wei Lo Actor, The Chinese Connection
28. Robert Judd Robert Judd Actor, Crossroads
29. Kay Cousins Johnson Kay Cousins Johnson Writer, Jennifer
30. Italia Coppola Italia Coppola Actress, One from the Heart
31. Kevin Stoney Kevin Stoney Actor, Doctor Who
32. William Burns William Burns Writer, The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
33. Alex Munro Alex Munro Actor, Holiday on the Buses Diminutive Scottish comedian and actor, Alex 'The size of it!' Munro was a headliner in British variety theatres for many years, eventually making his home in Llandudno in North Wales, where he ran his own show at the Happy Valley for 30 years. Born Alexander Horsburgh in Glasgow, he began, with his brother Archie and sister June...
34. Marion Mathie Marion Mathie Actress, Lolita
35. Walter Hudd Walter Hudd Actor, The Importance of Being Earnest
36. Joseph Anthony Joseph Anthony Actor, Shadow of the Thin Man Joseph Anthony made his Broadway debut in 1937, and in the years following he was the partner of dancer Agnes de Mille, was employed as a set designer on films and dabbled as a film actor. His main interest, however, was the stage, and he became one of Broadway's most accomplished directors. In addition to occasionally acting on stage and in TV...
37. King George V King George V Self, Incidents of the Durbar at Delhi
38. Paul Esser Paul Esser Actor, Rotation
39. Alan Freed Alan Freed Soundtrack, Goodfellas
40. Harold Kasket Harold Kasket Actor, The 7th Voyage of Sinbad
41. James Jacks James Jacks Producer, The Mummy
42. Leatrice Joy Gilbert Leatrice Joy Gilbert Actress, Of Human Hearts
43. Clark Allen Clark Allen Actor, The Twilight Zone
44. Louis Seigner Louis Seigner Actor, L'Eclisse
45. Doug Blasdell Doug Blasdell Self, Work Out
46. Émile Cohl Émile Cohl Director, Fantasmagorie Pioneering animator Emile Cohl was born Emile Eugène Jean Louis Courtet in Paris, France, in 1857. He began his career as a caricaturist, cartoonist and writer in his 20s, and in 1908 he was hired by the Gaumont film company as a writer. He soon also became a director, turning out comedies and fantasies...
47. Horace Murphy Horace Murphy Actor, Boom Town The son of a physician, Horace Murphy started his career as a child actor on showboats on the Mississippi. He later played the cornet in the band and eventually became half-owner of the showboat "Cottonblossom Floating Palace". After two seasons he sold his interest and organized a string of dramatic tent shows from New Orleans to Los Angeles...
48. Don Mason Don Mason Actor, Stingray
49. Milan Erak Milan Erak Actor, Balkan ekspres
50. Carolin Wosnitza Carolin Wosnitza Actress, Gegengerade
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