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1. Whitney Houston Whitney Houston Actress, The Bodyguard Whitney Elizabeth Houston was born into a musical family on 9 August 1963, in Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of gospel star Cissy Houston, cousin of singing star Dionne Warwick and goddaughter of soul legend Aretha Franklin. She began singing in the choir at her church, The New Hope Baptist Church in Newark...
2. Lee J. Cobb Lee J. Cobb Actor, 12 Angry Men Lee J. Cobb, one of the premier character actors in American film for three decades in the post-World War II period, was born Leo Jacoby in New York City's Lower East Side on December 8, 1911. The son of a Jewish newspaper editor, young Leo was a child prodigy in music, mastering the violin and the harmonica...
3. William Conrad William Conrad Actor, Cannon William Conrad became a television star relatively late in his career. In fact, the former Army Air Corps World War II fighter pilot began his screen career playing heavies. He was Max, one of The Killers hired to finish off Burt Lancaster in his dingy lodgings. He was the corrupt state inspector Turck working for the syndicate in The Racket...
4. Ray Danton Ray Danton Actor, The Longest Day Handsome and smooth natured leading man who often played oily individuals, Ray Danton was born in New York and dramatically trained at Carnegie Tech. First debuted on-screen as a moody Native American in Chief Crazy Horse and regularly guest-starred in many 1950s TV shows including Playhouse 90, Wagon Train, and 77 Sunset Strip...
5. Sorrell Booke Sorrell Booke Actor, The Dukes of Hazzard Sorrell Booke was born in Buffalo, New York in 1930, the son of a local physician. He found his calling early in life, like most actors, when his family encouraged him to entertain relatives by doing impressions and telling jokes. He went on to study at Yale and Columbia University, and mastered five languages...
6. Eleanor Powell Eleanor Powell Actress, Born to Dance Eleanor Powell was born in 1912 in Springfield, Massachussetts, and got her professional start in Atlantic City clubs, from where she moved into in revue in New York at the Ritz Grill and Casino de Paris at the age of sixteen. She started her career on Broadway in 1929, where her machine-gun foot work gained her the title of world champion in tapping...
7. Barry Evans Barry Evans Actor, Mind Your Language
8. Roger Vadim Roger Vadim Writer, Barbarella
9. Caroline McWilliams Caroline McWilliams Actress, Guiding Light
10. Jonathan Hole Jonathan Hole Actor, 4 for Texas
11. Takashi Shimura Takashi Shimura Actor, Seven Samurai Japanese character actor Takashi Shimura was one of the finest film actors of the 20th century and a leading member of the "stock company" of master director Akira Kurosawa. A native of southern Japan, Shimura was a descendant of the samurai warrior class. Following university training, he founded a theatre company...
12. Ona Munson Ona Munson Actress, Gone with the Wind
13. Don Porter Don Porter Actor, The Ann Sothern Show Veteran actor Don Porter started his career on stage and in "B" films in the 40s but would be better remembered for his buttoned-down executives and cheery dads on 50s and 60s TV. Universal Studios signed the handsome, articulate, deep-voiced actor to a contract in 1939 debuting in Mystery in the White Room (1939)...
14. Sergei M. Eisenstein Sergei M. Eisenstein Director, Battleship Potemkin The son of an affluent architect, Eisenstein attended the Institute of Civil Engineering in Petrograd as a young man. With the fall of the tsar in 1917, he worked as an engineer for the Red Army. In the following years, Eisenstein joined up with the Moscow Proletkult Theater as a set designer and then director...
15. Barry Foster Barry Foster Actor, Frenzy John Barry Foster's acting career began and ended on the stage. At the age of 20, he won a scholarship to the Central School of Speech and Drama, where he befriended future playwright Harold Pinter. After two years training, Barry went on tour with Andrew McMaster and fellow actors Patrick Magee and Kenneth Haigh through the Republic of Ireland...
16. Anna Q. Nilsson Anna Q. Nilsson Actress, Sunset Blvd. Anna Quirentia Nilsson, popularly known as "Anna Q", who was born on March 30th, 1888, in Ystad, Sweden, emigrated to the United States in 1905. The 5'7" Nilsson used her blonde beauty to become a famous model for well-known fashion photographers and fine artists. In 1907 she was chosen the most beautiful girl in the US and in 1911 made her film debut in Molly Pitcher...
17. Henry Hathaway Henry Hathaway Director, True Grit Henry Hathaway, a son of a stage actress and manager, started his career as a child actor in westerns directed by Allan Dwan. His movie career was interrupted by World War I. After his discharge, he briefly tried a career in finance but then returned to Hollywood to work as an assistant director under such directors as Frank Lloyd...
18. William Haze William Haze Actor, The Punisher With his genial demeanor and strong presence, Will Haze managed to move quickly from featured to leading player. On one of his very first auditions for a small role in a feature film, he was asked to read for the leading role and booked it. Since then, he has appeared in over 30 films and television shows...
19. George O'Hanlon George O'Hanlon Actor, Rocky
20. Myrna Dell Myrna Dell Actress, The Lost Tribe Marilyn Adele Dunlap was born on March 5, 1924 (for her stage name she took her nickname, Myrna, and shortened her middle name, Adele, to "Dell", which she used as her last name). She started her career as a showgirl in the famous Earl Carroll Revue in New York, and made her film debut in A Night at Earl Carroll's...
21. Buddy Buddy Actor, Air Bud
22. Peter Benchley Peter Benchley Writer, Jaws Grandson of famed humorist and actor Robert Benchley and the son of highly respected children's books author Nathaniel Benchley, novelist Peter Benchley's book were decidedly more dramatic in their content and style than his father's, and usually centered on the world's oceans as a backdrop to his vigorous plots...
23. Joy Garrett Joy Garrett Actress, The Young and the Restless
24. Frank Herbert Frank Herbert Writer, Dune
25. John Comer John Comer Actor, Last of the Summer Wine
26. Kermit Murdock Kermit Murdock Actor, In the Heat of the Night
27. Kit Carson Kit Carson Actor, Tales of Wells Fargo Eldridge "Kit" Carson was born in Texas, the son of Frank Carson and Alice Helena Gordon. He came from a large family with seven brothers and sisters. He married Rosemonde James, an actress at Republic Pictures who appeared in a number of films in 1945. They had one son, John David Carson, born March 6...
28. Rush Williams Rush Williams Actor, Rocky Mountain
29. William F. Claxton William F. Claxton Director, Little House on the Prairie
30. Yunus Parvez Yunus Parvez Actor, Gol Maal
31. Natasha Vega Natasha Vega Actress, I Love My Sister's Big Tits Buxom and shapely 5'4" brunette knockout Natasha Vega was born on January 10, 1991 in Baltimore, Maryland. A former gymnast and ballerina, Vega grew up in Edison, New Jersey. Her first job was a shooter girl in a bar. Natasha started out in the adult entertainment industry as a dancer in nightclubs...
32. Mark Balelo Mark Balelo Self, Storage Wars
33. Michael Reeves Michael Reeves Writer, The Conqueror Worm
34. Sylvia Plath Sylvia Plath Writer, The Bell Jar Sylvia Plath was born in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, to Otto and Aurelia Schoeber Plath, both professors. When Sylvia was eight, Otto died of complications from diabetes. Her mother struggled to give Sylvia and her younger brother every advantage of a superior education. Self-consciousness and anxiety...
35. Jerry Desmonde Jerry Desmonde Actor, A King in New York
36. James Lanphier James Lanphier Actor, The Pink Panther
37. Phil Regan Phil Regan Actor, Las Vegas Nights
38. Roger Hanin Roger Hanin Actor, Navarro
39. Alexander McQueen Alexander McQueen Director, Björk: Volumen
40. Tony Pope Tony Pope Actor, Who Framed Roger Rabbit
41. John Bailey John Bailey Actor, Existence
42. Del Courtney Del Courtney Self, Breakin' It Down
43. Stan Richards Stan Richards Actor, Emmerdale Farm
44. Karen Morton Karen Morton Actress, History of the World: Part I Slim and fetching blonde Karen Elaine Morton was born on October 3, 1958 in Palmdale, California. Morton was involved with jazz dancing for two years in high school (she was an avid fan of jazz and blues piano music). Her first job was modeling shoes at a shoe store. Karen was encouraged to start posing for magazines by her grandmother...
45. Chavo Guerrero Sr. Chavo Guerrero Sr. Self, WWE No Way Out
46. Jeffrey Perry Jeffrey Perry Actor, The Silver Chair
47. Bob Simon Bob Simon Self, 60 Minutes
48. Peter J. Elkington Peter J. Elkington Actor, The Hanged Man
49. Alaa Waley El Din Alaa Waley El Din Actor, El Nazer
50. John Buchan John Buchan Writer, The 39 Steps
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