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1. Marlene Dietrich Marlene Dietrich Actress, Witness for the Prosecution Marie Magdelene Dietrich von Losch (aka Marlene) was born in Berlin, Germany on December 27, 1901. Her father was an army officer who had served in the Franco-Prussian War. Because of his constant absences from the family due to his army duties, Marlene and the rest had to rely on themselves. When he died...
2. George Lindsey George Lindsey Actor, The Andy Griffith Show George Lindsey graduated from the University of North Alabama in Florence, Alabama. He has been promoting the George Lindsey Film Festival there since 1998.
3. Virginia Capers Virginia Capers Actress, Ferris Bueller's Day Off With plenty of heart and soul, actress Virginia Capers served up loads of music in a career that spanned several decades. Born in 1925, she attended Howard University in Washington, D.C., then studied voice at Juilliard in Manhatten. By happenstance, she was introduced to band leader Abe Lyman who hired her for his radio program and for on-the-road tours...
4. Wilfrid Hyde-White Wilfrid Hyde-White Actor, My Fair Lady British character actor of wry charm, equally at home in amused or strait-laced characters. A native of Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire, he attended Marlborough College and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. His stage debut came in 1922, and by 1925 he was a busy London actor. He married actress Blanche Glynne (real name: Blanche Hope Aitken) and in 1932 toured South Africa in plays...
5. L. Frank Baum L. Frank Baum Writer, The Wizard of Oz L. Frank Baum became a success with his 1883 production of "The Maid of Arran" in 1882. He was a dreamer, had a printing press and an amateur newspaper, "The Rose Lawn Home Journal" and published a coin and stamp collecting guide. He failed at almost everything through poor business sense. He had been an actor...
6. Antony Hopkins Antony Hopkins Composer, Billy Budd
7. Charles Farrell Charles Farrell Actor, My Little Margie His father was a talent agent in Boston. When he went to college he became a member of the football team. A very sporty person, young Charles nevertheless opted for an acting career. First a theater actor, he decided to move to California and to try his luck in Hollywood. After three years as an extra he was given a good role in "Old Ironsides" and soon became a matinée idol.
8. Monty Woolley Monty Woolley Actor, The Bishop's Wife Large and hearty Monty Woolley was born to privilege on August 17, 1888, the son of a hotel proprietor who owned the Marie Antoinette Hotel on Broadway. A part of Manhattan's elite social circle at a young age, he studied at both Yale (Master's degree) and Harvard and returned to Yale as an English instructor and coach of graduate dramatics...
9. Jorge Martínez de Hoyos Jorge Martínez de Hoyos Actor, The Magnificent Seven
10. James Isaac James Isaac Director, Jason X
11. Ann Todd Ann Todd Actress, The Paradine Case Ann Todd was a beautiful English actress best known as Gregory Peck's wife in Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine Case. Her third husband was the legendary director David Lean, for whom she appeared in three films, The Passionate Friends, Madeleine, and Breaking the Sound Barrier.
12. Myrna Fahey Myrna Fahey Actress, House of Usher
13. Eyde Byrde Eyde Byrde Actress, Addams Family Values
14. Mario Jackson Mario Jackson Actor, Baby Boy
15. Thomas A. Carlin Thomas A. Carlin Actor, Caddyshack American character actor of extensive stage background. He appeared frequently on Broadway in such plays as "A Thousand Clowns, " "The Deputy, " and "Time Limit." He was also active in early television, working on dramatic programs such as "Kraft Television Theatre" and "Studio One." He was married to actress Frances Sternhagen. Carlin died at 62 from heart failure.
16. William Bronder William Bronder Actor, Stand by Me
17. Suzanne Ridgway Suzanne Ridgway Actress, From Hell It Came
18. Fred Sadoff Fred Sadoff Actor, Papillon Fred Sadoff was born in Brooklyn, New York on October 21, 1926 to Henry Sadoff from Philadelphia and Bertha Leib Sadoff from Russia. He was the youngest in the family, his older brother Robert having been born in 1921. He served a year in the military from 1943-1944 and, when he got out, decided to give acting a try...
19. Curtis Harrington Curtis Harrington Director, Night Tide Curtis Harrington was an excellent and shamefully underrated writer and director who specialized in marvelously offbeat and atmospheric low-budget independent horror pictures. Harrington was born on September 17, 1926, in Los Angeles and grew up in Beaumont, California. A hardcore film buff from a very young age...
20. Maurice Marsac Maurice Marsac Actor, The Big Red One
21. Denis Reed Denis Reed Actor, Kama Sutra
22. Tyler Lambert Tyler Lambert Self, E! True Hollywood Story
23. Yale Summers Yale Summers Actor, General Hospital
24. David E. Durston David E. Durston Writer, I Drink Your Blood
25. Jilly Rizzo Jilly Rizzo Actor, Year of the Dragon
26. Karen Kirschenbauer Karen Kirschenbauer Actress, The Jackal
27. Minnie Gentry Minnie Gentry Actress, All My Children
28. Robert Kanigher Robert Kanigher Writer, The Flash
29. Sam Cohn Sam Cohn
30. Joe Grant Joe Grant Writer, Mulan
31. King Edward VII King Edward VII Self, Coronation of Their Majesties King Edward VII and Queen Alexandria Prince Albert Edward Wettin Saxe-Coburg-Gotha was born on November 9, 1841 to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Great Britain. He was the second child and first son which meant that he would become King after his mother died. As he grew up he was compared unfavorably to his father and then his very bright older sister...
32. Herbert Sargent Herbert Sargent Writer, Saturday Night Live
33. Alethea Charlton Alethea Charlton Actress, Sam
34. Ramli Hassan Ramli Hassan Actor, Anna and the King
35. Harold Warrender Harold Warrender Actor, Pandora and the Flying Dutchman
36. Jonathan Kramer Jonathan Kramer Actor, Midnight Cowboy
37. Rosemary La Planche Rosemary La Planche Actress, Strangler of the Swamp Back in the days, winning the title of "Miss America" sometimes provided a springboard to Hollywood and a film career as a leading lady. This was certainly true in the case of California-born Rosemary La Planche. Born on October 11, 1923, in the Southern California city of Glendale, Rosemary and her older sister Louise La Planche (by four years) both expressed a desire to perform as children...
38. Candye Kane Candye Kane Actress, Heavy
39. Roy Milton Davis Roy Milton Davis Actor, The Wackness
40. Farley Mowat Farley Mowat Writer, The Snow Walker
41. Scott Burgess Scott Burgess Actor, Water Rats
42. Errol Brown Errol Brown Soundtrack, Zodiac
43. Tom McGuire Tom McGuire Actor, Steamboat Bill, Jr.
44. Rafael Baledón Rafael Baledón Director, La Maldicion de la Llorona
45. Willy Schäfer Willy Schäfer Actor, Derrick
46. Al Jarvis Al Jarvis Actor, The Phantom Planet Actor, songwriter ("Make Believe Ballroom"), author and disc jockey, educated at the University of Southern California and a member of the Pasadena Community Playhouse. He joined ASCAP in 1954, and his chief musical collaborators included Johnny Mercer and Leo Diamond. His other popular-song compositions included "Shtiggy Boom".
47. Atholl Fleming Atholl Fleming Actor, Alias Bulldog Drummond
48. Rowland Brown Rowland Brown Writer, Angels with Dirty Faces
49. Angelo Novi Angelo Novi Camera and Electrical Department, Once Upon a Time in America
50. Dick Gilbert Dick Gilbert Actor, Near Dublin
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