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1. Farrah Fawcett Farrah Fawcett Actress, Logan's Run Farrah Fawcett is a true Hollywood success story. A native of Texas, she was the daughter of Pauline Alice (Evans), a homemaker, and James Fawcett, an oil field contractor. She was a natural athlete, something that her father encouraged, and she attended a high school with a strong arts program. She attended University of Texas in Austin...
2. Michael Jackson Michael Jackson Thanks, This Is It Michael Joseph Jackson was born in Gary, Indiana on August 29, 1958, and entertained audiences nearly his entire life. His father, Joe Jackson, had been a guitarist, but was forced to give up his musical ambitions following his marriage to Katherine Jackson (née Katherine Esther Scruse). Together...
3. John Fiedler John Fiedler Actor, 12 Angry Men Typical of busy character actors, Fiedler made his face (and voice) recognizable to millions. Many know the bald-pated Fiedler as therapy patient "Mr. Peterson" on The Bob Newhart Show; others might first recognize him for the 1968 movie, The Odd Couple, and spin-off TV show, The Odd Couple, or perhaps even from the Broadway play that preceded them...
4. Patrick Macnee Patrick Macnee Actor, The Avengers British actor Patrick Macnee was born on February 6, 1922 in London, England into a wealthy and eccentric family. His father, Daniel Macnee, was a race horse trainer, who drank and gambled away the family fortune, leaving young Patrick to be raised by his gay mother, Dorothea Mary, and her lover. Shortly after graduating from Eton (from which he was almost expelled for running a gambling ring)...
5. Shelby Grant Shelby Grant Actress, Fantastic Voyage
6. Alice Playten Alice Playten Actress, Legend
7. Colin Clive Colin Clive Actor, Frankenstein Who could forget Colin Clive's "It's Alive! It's Alive!" as he melted to the floor mumbling the same over and over in ecstasy after his success at animating the Monster in the first sound version of Frankenstein. Film history - horror film history - but part of a short history for actor Colin Clive - he died at 37 years of age...
8. Margaret Tyzack Margaret Tyzack Actress, 2001: A Space Odyssey
9. Jacques-Yves Cousteau Jacques-Yves Cousteau Director, Le monde du silence Jacques-Yves Cousteau was born on June 11, 1910, in Saint-André-de-Cubzac (Gironde) in France. He entered the naval academy in 1930, was graduated and became a gunnery officer. Then, while he was training to be a pilot, a serious car accident ended his aviation career. In order to rehabilitate his body...
10. Chris Benoit Chris Benoit Actor, WWE Smackdown! Chris Benoit is a legend in his hometown of Edmonton, Alberta, though we Wrestled all over the world and was a super star in The United States. Benoit held the WCW Tag Team title and Television title. He was considered for a role in X-Men as the Wolverine (one of his nick names). His life ended in a very sad way on June 25...
11. Chia-Liang Liu Chia-Liang Liu Actor, The Legend of Drunken Master
12. Kenneth Griffith Kenneth Griffith Actor, Four Weddings and a Funeral
13. Jay Sheffield Jay Sheffield Actor, The Three Stooges Go Around the World in a Daze
14. Tony Hancock Tony Hancock Actor, Hancock's Half Hour Tony Hancock was born in Birmingham, England, the son of John and Lillian Hancock. He was educated at Durlston Court, Swanage, and Bradfield College, Reading. He served in the R.A.F. (ground crew) during the war. In 1942 he was in the R.A.F. Gang Show. He was de-mobbed in 1946. He appeared at the Windmill Theatre...
15. Ron Kipling Ron Kipling Actor, The Twilight Zone
16. Trevor Steedman Trevor Steedman Stunts, Children of Men
17. Johnny Mercer Johnny Mercer Soundtrack, L.A. Confidential Johnny Mercer started his career as singer and songwriter for Paul Whiteman. He started writing songs for Hollywood in 1935, where he also had a few small parts in musicals. Among his famous songs is the inoffical anthem of Hollywood, "Hooray For Hollywood" that he wrote for the movie "Hollywood Hotel". He also had radio programs and made records, some with Bing Crosby.
18. Frank Hagney Frank Hagney Actor, It's a Wonderful Life
19. Matthew Ansara Matthew Ansara Actor, Con Games
20. Marilyn Coleman Marilyn Coleman Actress, Menace II Society
21. Nicole Courcel Nicole Courcel Actress, Les dimanches de Ville d'Avray Nicole Courcel was born Nicole Marie-Anne Andrieux, the daughter of a journalist, in the Parisian suburb of Saint Cloud. Some of her early childhood was spent in Catholic boarding schools (an unhappy experience) and with her grandmother (much happier) in the small township of Martel (renowned for its truffles)...
22. Howie Horwitz Howie Horwitz Producer, 77 Sunset Strip
23. Buddy Garion Buddy Garion Actor, Ice Station Zebra
24. Dave Fleischer Dave Fleischer Director, Gulliver's Travels
25. Alec Craig Alec Craig Actor, National Velvet
26. Severin Wunderman Severin Wunderman Actor, Minority Report
27. Charles Sullivan Charles Sullivan Actor, The Old Corral
28. Maurice Wells Maurice Wells Actor, Blind Alley
29. Fred Feast Fred Feast Actor, Coronation Street
30. Michael Latimer Michael Latimer Actor, A Man for All Seasons Trained RADA. Stage Actor in Rep and West End (six productions). Many TV Plays and episodes of series. Written 37 TV Scripts including BBC play "The Interview". Moved from Acting to Directing and writing in 198O. Has directed over fifty productions in London, Sydney, Frankfurt, Sheffield, Florida and major UK provincial Theatres.
31. Russ Whiteman Russ Whiteman Actor, Alias Billy the Kid
32. Giuseppe Ferrara Giuseppe Ferrara Director, Cento giorni a Palermo Journalist and writer of biographies and encyclopedia on the cinema. First direction in 1963 with De I misteri di Roma.
33. E.T.A. Hoffmann E.T.A. Hoffmann Writer, Barbie in the Nutcracker E.T.A. Hoffmann was born on the 24th of January 1776 in Königsberg (now Russia) as the son of a lawyer. After his father's death he has a very bad childhood ending when he went to university to study law between 1792-95. He managed to get into the bureaucratic services of the state Prussia, but was not considered too well...
34. Nicholas Hannen Nicholas Hannen Actor, Richard III
35. Faith Kent Faith Kent Actress, Eldorado
36. Roger Grimsby Roger Grimsby Actor, Ghostbusters
37. George Ernest George Ernest Actor, The Star Witness
38. Florence Sundstrom Florence Sundstrom Actress, The Rose Tattoo
39. Peter B. Hutton Peter B. Hutton Cinematographer, Skagafjördur
40. Bill Cunningham Bill Cunningham Self, Bill Cunningham New York
41. Fred Trump Fred Trump
42. Wes Bishop Wes Bishop Actor, The Black Gestapo Writer/actor/producer Wes Bishop frequently collaborated with exploitation filmmaker Lee Frost on a bunch of enjoyably down-'n'-dirty drive-in features made throughout the 1960s and 1970s. Bishop was born as Charles Pelletieri on September 12, 1932, in Nashville, Tennessee. He served a hitch in the US army as a paratrooper and intelligence officer in the Korean War...
43. Lucha Reyes Lucha Reyes Actress, El Zorro de Jalisco
44. Alan Plater Alan Plater Writer, The Last of the Blonde Bombshells Born in Jarrow in 1935, Alan Plater was brought up in Hull, and trained as an architect in Newcastle. He has been a full-time writer since 1961, with over two hundred assorted credits in radio, television, theatre and film - plus six novels, occasional journalism, broadcasting and teaching. His first plays were written for radio...
45. Charles Starkweather Charles Starkweather
46. Federico Ribes Federico Ribes Cinematographer, El Príncipe
47. Kurt Hoffmann Kurt Hoffmann Director, Das Wirtshaus im Spessart
48. Hillel Slovak Hillel Slovak Soundtrack, Less Than Zero
49. Marcelle Corday Marcelle Corday Actress, The Great Ziegfeld
50. Hilary Wontner Hilary Wontner Actor, Suez 1956 Hilary Arthur Wontner was born into a theatrical family on 4th October 1912. His mother was actress Rose Pendennis and his father the famous English actor Arthur Wontner, most notable for his portrayal of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes. He married Denise Judith Dean (b. 4 February 1915) in Kensington on the 6th May 1947...
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