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1. Andy Devine Andy Devine Actor, Stagecoach Rotund comic character actor of American films. Born Andrew Vabre Devine in Flagstaff, Arizona, the later-to-be Rotund comic character actor was raised in nearby Kingman, Arizona, the son of Irish-American hotel operator Thomas Devine and his wife Amy. Devine was an able athlete as a student and actually played semi-pro football under a phony name (Jeremiah Schwartz...
2. Maggie McNamara Maggie McNamara Actress, The Cardinal Maggie McNamara -- with her brown hair in a ponytail -- arrives in Rome in Three Coins in the Fountain expecting great things to happen. Petite and slender, she looks almost like a schoolgirl in her prim blue suit. She is bright and vivacious and goes for what she wants -- a proposal from "Prince Dino De Cessi" played by Louis Jourdan...
3. Richard Bright Richard Bright Actor, The Godfather: Part II Fair complexioned, cold-eyed actor Richard Bright has notched up an impressive array of character performances of often shifty, or deadly characters on the wrong side of the law. First came to attention as a burglar in the engrossing The Panic in Needle Park, and then followed it the following year playing a slick con artist hustling naive Ali MacGraw for the bank robbery loot in The Getaway...
4. Alain Robbe-Grillet Alain Robbe-Grillet Writer, Last Year at Marienbad Born in Brest, France, in 1922, Alain Robbe-Grillet initially studied mathematics and biology. He graduated from the Paris-based Institut National Agronomique (National Institute of Agronomy) in 1945 and embarked on a career of scientific research in the tropics and in France. Then at age 30 he decided to change the direction of his career and concentrate on the thorny problem of literature...
5. Elspet Gray Elspet Gray Actress, Four Weddings and a Funeral
6. Matt Mattox Matt Mattox Actor, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
7. Noam Pitlik Noam Pitlik Director, The Puppet Master
8. Louis Wolheim Louis Wolheim Actor, All Quiet on the Western Front It was Lionel Barrymore who gave Louis Wolheim (Cornell '07) his start as an actor. Wolheim had had his face more or less smashed in and his nose nicely fractured while playing on a scrub Cornell football team. Later as a Cornell Instructor he found life none too easy. He had worked off and on as an extra in the Wharton studio but never received much attention...
9. Robert Rossen Robert Rossen Writer, The Hustler
10. Jack Lambert Jack Lambert Actor, The Killers Ugly, slit-eyed, jut-toothed, cleft-chinned menace in US films of the 40s and 50s.
11. Jacqueline Hill Jacqueline Hill Actress, An Unearthly Child Born in 17 December 1929, Jacqueline Hill trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and made her stage debut in London's West End in "The Shrike." Many more roles followed, including, on TV, "Shop Window", "Fabian of the Yard" and "An Enemy of the People." It was around this time that she married top director Alvin Rakoff...
12. Dale Earnhardt Dale Earnhardt Self, BASEketball Ralph Dale Earnhardt, born April 29, 1951, in Kannapolis, North Carolina, was the son of NASCAR Grand National champion Ralph Earnhardt and his wife Martha. His Winston Cup career started with a bang, winning the Rookie of the Year in 1979 and his first of his championships in 1980, to date the only driver to achieve these feats in consecutive years...
13. Monte Blue Monte Blue Actor, Key Largo Stalwart, durable Monte Blue, a romantic leading man of the silent days, was born January 11, 1887, as Gerard Monte Blue (some sources indicate 1890, but his mother's application for his admission to the Soldier's and Sailor's Orphan's Home lists his birth date as January 11, 1887). Various sources have reported his first name as George or Gerald...
14. Jack Brodsky Jack Brodsky Producer, Romancing the Stone
15. Natalia Borisova Natalia Borisova Actress, The Party
16. Byrne Piven Byrne Piven Actor, Being John Malkovich
17. Darrell Evers Darrell Evers Self, Ghosts of Mississippi
18. Jean Rouch Jean Rouch Director, Moi un noir
19. Johnny PayCheck Johnny PayCheck Self, Episode #4.18 To many of his fans, country music singer Johnny PayCheck was the epitome of the hell-raising outlaw singer. He was known as much for his string of classic country hits as he was for his scrapes with the law. Born Donald Eugene Lytle on May 31, 1938, in Greenfield, Ohio, PayCheck began his career playing in backing bands for George Jones...
20. Pit Dernitz Pit Dernitz Uncategorised
21. Nelson Frazier Jr. Nelson Frazier Jr. Actor, King of the Ring
22. Joel Silberg Joel Silberg Director, Lambada
23. Clare Kelly Clare Kelly Actress, Georgy Girl
24. Kerry Von Erich Kerry Von Erich Actor, Problem Child Kerry Adkisson was born on February 3, 1960, to Jack and Doris Adkisson. Jack was a wrestler, so most of Jack's children followed in his footsteps (one child, Jack Adkisson, Jr., tragically died in 1959 from electrocution). Kerry was a standout discus thrower at University of Houston, and actually held the SWC discus record; coincidentally...
25. Jack Tornek Jack Tornek Actor, Bombs and Banknotes
26. Peter Halliday Peter Halliday Actor, The Remains of the Day
27. Charles Trenet Charles Trenet Soundtrack, Finding Nemo
28. Bruce Ed Morrow Bruce Ed Morrow Actor, Bugsy
29. Fred Niblo Jr. Fred Niblo Jr. Writer, Three Sons o' Guns
30. Kathleen Hite Kathleen Hite Writer, Rebel Ranger Kathleen Hite began her long and successful career in radio and television following her graduation from the University of Wichita in 1938; she worked at Wichita radio station KANS from 1943-1950. She then moved to California and was hired as a secretary at CBS. She was eventually hired as the network's first female staff writer...
31. Bonar Bain Bonar Bain Actor, Draw!
32. Despo Diamantidou Despo Diamantidou Actress, Never on Sunday
33. Catherine Jourdan Catherine Jourdan Actress, Le Samurai
34. Josef Meinrad Josef Meinrad Actor, Sissi
35. Maria von Trapp Maria von Trapp Self, Climbed Every Mountain: The Story Behind the Sound of Music
36. Frank Costello Frank Costello Self, Kefauver Investigation Frank Costello was born Francisco Castiglia in Cosenza, Italy, in 1891. His family moved to New York, and as a young man he joined the local Mafia gang. When the "Castellamarese War" between gang bosses Giuseppe Masseria and Salvatore Maranzano ended, Costello was one of the few who were held in high respect...
37. Nirmal Pandey Nirmal Pandey Actor, Bandit Queen
38. Frank Ross Frank Ross Writer, The More the Merrier
39. Derrick De Marney Derrick De Marney Actor, The Girl Was Young Derrick de Marney was born in London in September 1906 of Irish and French ancestry. He acted in repertory theatre from 1922, hit the London stage four years later and began in films by 1928. During the 1930's, he worked primarily under contract at Alexander Korda's Denham Studios. A handsome and versatile leading actor...
40. Panos Papadopulos Panos Papadopulos Actor, For a Few Dollars More
41. J. Robert Oppenheimer J. Robert Oppenheimer Self, Mid Century: Half Way to Where?
42. Giustino Durano Giustino Durano Actor, Life Is Beautiful
43. David Hutcheson David Hutcheson Actor, The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
44. Tor Isedal Tor Isedal Actor, The Virgin Spring
45. Tommy Thomas Tommy Thomas Actor, Back to the Future
46. Josef Moosholzer Josef Moosholzer Actor, Has Anybody Seen My Pants?
47. Ralph Graves Ralph Graves Actor, The Extra Girl
48. Franz Marischka Franz Marischka Director, Laß jucken, Kumpel!
49. Frank B. Gilbreth Jr. Frank B. Gilbreth Jr. Writer, Cheaper by the Dozen
50. Cayle Chernin Cayle Chernin Actress, Goin' Down the Road
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