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1. Susan Oliver Susan Oliver Actress, Peyton Place A fascinating aura of mystery seemed to surround the characters portrayed by blue-eyed blonde actress Susan Oliver, whose trademark high cheekbones, rosebud lips and heart-shaped face kept audiences intrigued for nearly three decades. While her career didn't play out as well as it should have, she nevertheless left a fine legacy of work on stage, film and TV...
2. Joan Crawford Joan Crawford Actress, Mildred Pierce Joan Crawford was born Lucille Fay LeSueur on March 23, 1905, in San Antonio, Texas, to Anna Belle (Johnson) and Thomas E. LeSueur, a laundry laborer. By the time she was born, her parents had separated, and by the time she was a teenager, she'd had three stepfathers. It wasn't an easy life; Crawford worked a variety of menial jobs...
3. Deborah Walley Deborah Walley Actress, The Mothers-In-Law Actress, author, producer, and Photoplay's "Most Popular Actress of 1961," the daughter of Ice Capades skating stars and choreographers Nathan and Edith Walley. She was skating with her parents at age three, but resisted her father's urging to continue, opting to study acting at the New York Academy of Dramatic Arts...
4. Scotty Beckett Scotty Beckett Actor, Rocky Jones, Space Ranger Scotty Beckett was one of the cutest, most successful child actors of the 1930s and 1940s. His descent into a life of alcoholism, drugs, and crime remains one of the most tragic of Hollywood stories. Born Scott Hastings Beckett on October 4, 1929 in Oakland, California, he and his family moved to Los Angeles when Scotty was 3 years old...
5. Bart the Bear Bart the Bear Actor, The Bear Bart the Bear is perhaps one of Hollywood's most remarkable animal stars. The Alaskan brown bear was born in 1977 and was brought in by Utah animal trainer Doug Seus. Bart started to train in acting in 1980 and grew to 9 feet tall, the average for brown bears. Bart has starred in The Great Outdoors...
6. Hugh Laing Hugh Laing Actor, Brigadoon
7. John Lund John Lund Actor, High Society One of six children born to an immigrant Norwegian glassblower, John Lund had a somewhat unsettled childhood, dropping out of school at the age of 14. For a while, he tried his hand at several part-time jobs, but never stayed long. He then devised various entrepreneurial ways to generate an income,...
8. Mari Blanchard Mari Blanchard Actress, McLintock! Petite, attractive Mari Blanchard rarely managed get the lucky breaks. The daughter of an oil tycoon and a psychotherapist, she suffered from severe poliomyelitis from the age of nine, which denied her a hoped-for dancing career. For several years, she worked hard to rehabilitate her limbs from paralysis...
9. Craig Stevens Craig Stevens Actor, Peter Gunn Born in Liberty, Missouri, as Gail Shikles Jr., tall, suave Craig Stevens will forever be remembered for his role as the cool, laid-back private eye Peter Gunn, a ground-breaking show that ushered in the era of tough but smooth private eyes who were handy with their fists and with the ladies, and which also pioneered the use of jazz as not only background music but its main theme song...
10. Mia Amber Davis Mia Amber Davis Actress, Road Trip
11. John Bolz John Bolz Camera and Electrical Department, The Family Man
12. Jennifer Stahl Jennifer Stahl Actress, Dirty Dancing
13. Jeanne Coyne Jeanne Coyne Actress, Kiss Me Kate Jeannie Coyne was a talented dancer who was a long time assistant of Gene Kelly and appeared in a few of his films. Her biggest role would be to dance with Bobby Van in the "From this moment on" number from Kiss Me Kate. Coyne would later become Kelly's second wife and bear him two children, but unfortunately died in 1973 of leukemia.
14. Mac Mohan Mac Mohan Actor, Sholay
15. Val Guest Val Guest Director, The Day the Earth Caught Fire Val Guest began his career as an actor on the British stage and in early sound films. He ran the one-man London office of "The Hollywood Reporter" until an encounter with director Marcel Varnel led to a screen writing job at Gainsborough Studios. Guest's directing career began in the early 1940s with a Ministry of Information short about the perils of sneezing (!)...
16. Gertrude Keeler Gertrude Keeler Actress, 42nd Street
17. Norma Zimmer Norma Zimmer Self, The Lawrence Welk Show
18. Robert Moore Robert Moore Director, Murder by Death
19. Yves Robert Yves Robert Actor, The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe
20. John Wayne Gacy John Wayne Gacy Self, America's Book of Secrets John Wayne Gacy was born in 1942 and grew up in a working-class neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. His father, John S. Gacy, Sr. (1900-1969), was an alcoholic and beat him frequently during his violent rages. As Gacy grew up, he began to develop a identity crisis - doubting his own masculinity. At the age of 11...
21. Carol Haney Carol Haney Actress, The Pajama Game She was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts and went to New Bedford High School. Even before graduating in 1942, she had opened a dance studio where she taught dancing. Dancing was in her blood from an early age, and she performed often at high school festivities, the Mexican Hat Dance being one of her favorites...
22. James E. Myers James E. Myers Soundtrack, Born on the Fourth of July James E. Myers was a larger-than-life figure who wore many hats during a long career in showbiz: composer, producer, musician and actor. Myers, under his nom de plume Jimmy DeKnight, will forever be remembered as the co-writer of "Rock Around the Clock," which gave Bill Haley and the Comets their 25 million-copy-selling hit and kickstarting the rock and roll era...
23. Portland Mason Portland Mason Actress, The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit
24. Lucile Browne Lucile Browne Actress, Texas Terror Pretty, blue-eyed Lucile Browne started out, like many another Hollywood actress, as a model. Unlike other models, however, she didn't go directly from there to films; she joined a theatrical troupe in Chicago, and spent time gaining experience before she headed to Hollywood, where in 1930 she was signed by Fox Film Corp...
25. Kimberley Regent Kimberley Regent Art Department, White Noise
26. Günther Kaufmann Günther Kaufmann Actor, Querelle
27. Beatrice Campbell Beatrice Campbell Actress, Last Holiday
28. Shel Silverstein Shel Silverstein Soundtrack, Almost Famous
29. Laurence Haddon Laurence Haddon Actor, The Execution of Private Slovik
30. Seth Sakai Seth Sakai Actor, Pearl Harbor
31. Kathleen Mulqueen Kathleen Mulqueen Actress, A Life at Stake
32. F.W. Schröder-Schrom F.W. Schröder-Schrom Actor, Das Gewehr über
33. Rachel Rosenthal Rachel Rosenthal Actress, The New Age
34. Roya Megnot Roya Megnot Actress, Loving
35. Frank Frazetta Frank Frazetta Writer, Fire and Ice Frank Frazetta is one of the most prolific and well-known illustrators of the 20th century. This is due in part to the variety of media in which his art has appeared (comics, posters, album covers, books, etc.), but also to his very recognizable style. Frazetta was a very precocious artist, claiming to have begun drawing at the age of three...
36. Jessie Jacobs Jessie Jacobs Actress, Holly's Heroes Jessie Jacobs was the middle child of Joanna and Brendan Jacobs. After "The Saddle Club" ended Jessie Jacobs pierced her nose and she wore a retainer at the age of 13. When her baby brother Charlie was born Jessie Jacobs helped with his delivery and cut his umbilical cord. Being on "Fergus McPhail" reunited Jessie Jacobs with her former Saddle Club co-star Heli Simpson...
37. Gerd Duwner Gerd Duwner Actor, Direktion City
38. Anita Gordon Anita Gordon Actress, Fun & Fancy Free At the age of 6, Anita Gordon and her family moved in 1935 from Texas to Hollywood where she became a successful child star. As a teenager on network radio, she achieved singing fame as a regular on ventriloquist Edgar Bergen's show (Edgar's famous dummy Charlie McCarthy allegedly was smitten with her)...
39. Henri Crémieux Henri Crémieux Actor, Les dossiers du professeur Morgan
40. Vincent Dowling Vincent Dowling Actor, On Broadway
41. Georgia Davis Georgia Davis Actress, Hoosier Holiday
42. Ethel Smith Ethel Smith Soundtrack, Dirty Dancing Ethel Smith graduated from Carnegie Tech, having majored in piano. She got a job as an organist in California, and then went to Rio de Janeiro for a four-week booking. She ended up staying much longer, and it was an Argentinian dance hall beat that inspired her most popular song, "Tico Tico." She returned to the United States during WWII...
43. Rita Conde Rita Conde Actress, Ride the Pink Horse
44. Jack Birkett Jack Birkett Actor, Caravaggio
45. José Guardiola José Guardiola Actor, Los santos inocentes
46. Kaneto Shiozawa Kaneto Shiozawa Actor, Vampire Hunter D
47. Eric Ryan Eric Ryan Actor, Centurians of Rome
48. Willie Soo Hoo Willie Soo Hoo Actor, China Gate
49. Link Wyler Link Wyler Actor, The Red Pony
50. Lucille Vance Lucille Vance Actress, Bowery at Midnight
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