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1. Lauren Bacall Lauren Bacall Actress, The Big Sleep Lauren Bacall was born Betty Joan Perske on September 16, 1924, in New York City. She is the daughter of Natalie Weinstein-Bacal, a Romanian Jewish immigrant, and William Perske, who was born in New Jersey, to Polish Jewish parents. Her family was middle-class, with her father working as a salesman and her mother as a secretary...
2. Henry Fonda Henry Fonda Actor, 12 Angry Men Henry Jaynes Fonda was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, to Elma Herberta (Jaynes) and William Brace Fonda, who worked in advertising and printing. His recent ancestry included Dutch, English, and Scottish. Fonda started his acting debut with the Omaha Community Playhouse, a local amateur theater troupe directed by Dorothy Brando...
3. Loretta Young Loretta Young Self, The Loretta Young Show Sweet, sweeter, sweetest. No combination of terms better describes the screen persona of lovely Loretta Young. A&E's Biography has stated that Young "remains a symbol of beauty, serenity, and grace. But behind the glamor and stardom is a woman of substance whose true beauty lies in her dedication to her family...
4. Arlene Martel Arlene Martel Actress, A Walk to Remember Arlene Martel is well-known to Star Trek fans as Spock's Vulcan bride, T'Pring, in the episode, Amok Time. Born Arlene Greta Sax on April 14, 1936 in New York City, she spent her early years in one of the poorest slums in the Bronx. When her mother's boss saw her poor living conditions, he personally underwrote her attendance at an upper-crust boarding school in Connecticut...
5. Merv Griffin Merv Griffin Producer, Jeopardy! Merv Griffin was a singer and band leader, movie actor, television personality and media mogul who in his time hosting The Merv Griffin Show was second in fame and influence as a talk show host only to Johnny Carson. Griffin was best known for creating the two most popular game shows in television syndication history...
6. Ian Fleming Ian Fleming Writer, Casino Royale Ian Fleming an English author, journalist and naval intelligence officer who is best known for his James Bond series of spy novels. Fleming came from a wealthy family connected to the merchant bank Robert Fleming & Co., and his father was the Member of Parliament for Henley from 1910 until his death on the Western Front in 1917...
7. Ross Elliott Ross Elliott Actor, General Hospital A general utilitarian player on TV and film, Ross Elliott provided clean-cut, reliable support for over four decades. Born Elliott Blum on June 18, 1917 in New York City, Ross grew up in the Bronx and began appearing in plays while a teenage at both summer camps and in high school. He attended New York's...
8. Stephen Lewis Stephen Lewis Actor, Last of the Summer Wine Stephen Lewis, will be chiefly remembered for the comedy catchphrase: "I 'ate you Butler!" He delivered it week after week in the hit sitcom On The Buses, a saucy slice of life that ran on ITV from 1969 to 1973. Lewis was Cyril "Blakey" Blake, a bus inspector with a Hitler moustache and delusions of grandeur...
9. Ruby Wilson Ruby Wilson Actress, Black Snake Moan
10. Peter Woodthorpe Peter Woodthorpe Actor, The Lord of the Rings Peter Woodthorpe was educated at Archbishop Holgate's Grammar School in York and attended Magdalene College, Cambridge. He undertook National Service in the Royal Navy and made his debut as a professional actor in the theatre in 1955. His extensive and distinguished stage career included work with the Royal Shakespeare Company...
11. Carrie Hilton Carrie Hilton Casting Director, 300
12. Paul Rudd Paul Rudd Actor, Beulah Land
13. Phillips Holmes Phillips Holmes Actor, The Criminal Code A future in movies for this fair-haired, fresh-faced young adult of the 1930s was by no means certain at the time of his untimely death in a mid-air plane collision. Hints of the All-American leading man promise Phillips Holmes managed to convey during the early to mid decade, particularly in the film adaptation of Theodore Dreiser 's novel An American Tragedy...
14. Dorothy Mackaill Dorothy Mackaill Actress, Safe in Hell Dorothy Mackaill was 11 when her parents separated; she then lived with her father. A rebellious teenager, Dorothy -- who had long wanted a career in the theater -- ran away to London and finally persuaded her father to pay for her board and lessons. Her first job was in the chorus; she then traveled to Paris...
15. Sara Seegar Sara Seegar Actress, The Music Man
16. Dick Ryan Dick Ryan Actor, Wild Is the Wind
17. Paola Mori Paola Mori Actress, Mr. Arkadin
18. William D. Gordon William D. Gordon Miscellaneous Crew, CHiPs
19. Nina Borget Nina Borget Actress, To Catch a Thief
20. Christine Hargreaves Christine Hargreaves Actress, Pink Floyd The Wall Christine was born in a Salford street very much like "Coronation Street" and trained at RADA, where she gained an Honours Diploma before touring as an understudy with the Old Vic. Before joining the original cast of "Coronation Street" in 1960, she had worked at Granada on the drama series "Skyport", a programme in which many other Street actors appeared.
21. Shirley Grey Shirley Grey Actress, The Hurricane Express Born Agnes Zetterstrand in 1902 in the small industrial town of Naugatuck, Connecticut, Grey was the seventh surviving and youngest child of Swedish immigrants. Her life and that of her family was sent into turmoil when her father died suddenly of a heart attack in 1911. Grey's family eventually moved to Waterbury...
22. Jean Michel Basquiat Jean Michel Basquiat Thanks, Downtown 81
23. Paul Mace Paul Mace Actor, Search for Tomorrow
24. Ruth Ford Ruth Ford Actress, Wilson Her parents, Mr. & Mrs. C. N. Ford, managed the Tennessee Hotel in Clarksville, Tennessee, in 1943. At that time, she reported to the local newspaper in Clarksville that she had a daughter named Shelley, age 2. Also, Orson Welles is her godfather. Prior to her Hollywood experience, she was in Orson Welles'...
25. Teruo Ishii Teruo Ishii Director, Horrors of Malformed Men
26. Les Paul Les Paul Soundtrack, Silver Linings Playbook
27. Mark Gordon Mark Gordon Actor, Take the Money and Run
28. Lynne Carver Lynne Carver Actress, A Christmas Carol Ingenue and then leading lady in US films from the mid-30s through late 40s, latterly in westerns.
29. Nicholas Webster Nicholas Webster Director, Santa Claus Conquers the Martians
30. Barbara Gibb Barbara Gibb
31. Joe Tex Joe Tex Soundtrack, Reservoir Dogs
32. John Cage John Cage Composer, Shutter Island Innovative Composer and pianist, educated at Pomona College, he studied music with Fannie Dillon, Ruhan Buhlig, Lazare Levy, Henry Cowell, Adolph Weiss, Arnold Schönberg, and Edgard Varèse. He invented the concept of the "prepared" piano, and gave recitals in Europe and the United States. He joined ASCAP in 1955.
33. James T. Mack James T. Mack Actor, Anna Christie
34. Conrad von Molo Conrad von Molo Editor, Das Testament des Dr. Mabuse
35. Ilan Ostrove Ilan Ostrove Actor, Mother Goose Stories Attended Christ Church Church of England School (Warnham Road/Hilton Avenue, Finchley), leaving in 1992, along with co-star Hugh Pollard. Now working as an Investment Banker in a well known overseas bank in the City of London.
36. Patrick Hines Patrick Hines Actor, Amadeus
37. Giorgos Katakouzinos Giorgos Katakouzinos Director, Angelos
38. Thomas Mann Thomas Mann Writer, Death in Venice Thomas Mann was probably Germany's most influential author of the 20th century, receiving the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1929. Born on 6 June 1875 in Lübeck, his family moved to Munich in 1893, where he lived until 1933 and wrote some of his most successful novels like "Buddenbrocks" (1901), "Death in Venice" (1912) or "The Magic Mountain" (1924)...
39. Tim Whelan Tim Whelan Director, The Thief of Bagdad
40. Inocencia Alcubierre Inocencia Alcubierre Actress, Lilian
41. Oliviero De Fabritiis Oliviero De Fabritiis Music Department, La bohème
42. Piotr Perkowski Piotr Perkowski Composer, The Epopee of Warsaw
43. Harry Kalenberg Harry Kalenberg Actor, Operation Walküre
44. Fien Berghegge Fien Berghegge Actress, Zwaarmoedige verhalen voor bij de centrale verwarming
45. Jackie Hamilton Jackie Hamilton Self, Ricky Tomlinson: Laughter My Arse!
46. Gino Leurini Gino Leurini Actor, Guardie e ladri
47. Güzin Özipek Güzin Özipek Actress, Uçurtmayi Vurmasinlar
48. Al Shean Al Shean Actor, San Francisco
49. Richie Hayward Richie Hayward Actor, Little Feat: Highwire Act Live in St. Louis
50. Adolf Steimel Adolf Steimel Composer, Wir machen Musik
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