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1. Eddie Fisher Eddie Fisher Self, Episode dated 23 October 1958 In 1953 Eddie Fisher was given his own fifteen minute TV show called Coke Time, sponsored by the Coca-Cola company. This show proved to be so popular that Coke then offered Eddie a $1 million contract to be their national spokesperson. A deal of that magnitude was almost unheard of at this time and helped push Fisher towards being one of the most popular singers by 1954...
2. George C. Scott George C. Scott Actor, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb George C. Scott was an immensely talented actor, a star of screen, stage and television who was born in Virginia in 1927. At the age of eight his mother died and his father, an executive at Buick, raised him. In 1945 he joined the US Marines and spent four years with them, no doubt an inspiration for portraying Gen...
3. Edward Albert Edward Albert Actor, Port Charles The only son of Green Acres star Eddie Albert and Mexican actress/dancer Margo, Edward Laurence Albert managed to come out from under his father's strong shadow and make a gallant showing of his own as a gifted thespian. Born in Los Angeles on February 20, 1951, Edward's multi-cultural heritage and talented gene pool allowed him to become a man of many talents: songwriter...
4. Dorothy Lamour Dorothy Lamour Actress, Road to Bali Dorothy Lamour was born with the birth name of Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton on December 10, 1914, in New Orleans, Louisiana. She was a beautiful child who turned heads as a teenager with her long dark hair. However, her dream was to become a professional singer not actress. After she won a beauty contest as Miss New Orleans in 1931...
5. Gordon Jump Gordon Jump Actor, Conquest of the Planet of the Apes The burly character actor Gordon Jump will probably be best remembered for the role of the radio station manager Arthur Carlson in the TV sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati. This is ironic, since in the first part of his working life he was found either behind a microphone or camera in stints with radio and TV stations in the Midwest, including producing jobs at stations in Kansas and Ohio...
6. Marion Davies Marion Davies Actress, Show People Marion Cecelia Douras was born in the borough of Brooklyn, New York on January 3, 1897. She had been bitten by the show biz bug early as she watched her sisters perform in local stage productions. She wanted to do the same. As Marion got older, she tried out for various school plays and did fairly well...
7. Jackie Burroughs Jackie Burroughs Actress, Lost and Delirious Jackie Burroughs was born February 2, 1939 in Lancashire, England, UK. She acted in live theater at Ontario's Stratford Festival before she made her film debut appearance in The Ernie Game, she went on to act in several other films which include The Grey Fox a performance that earned her a Genie...
8. Marcel Marceau Marcel Marceau Actor, Barbarella Marcel Marceau was the legendary mime, who survived the Nazi occupation, and saved many children in WWII. He was regarded for his peerless style pantomime, moving audiences without uttering a single word, and was known to the World as a "master of silence." He was born Marcel Mangel on March 22, 1923...
9. Dan Rowan Dan Rowan Self, Rowan & Martin at the Movies Dan Rowan was a comedian most famous as the straight man to Dick Martin, with whom he co-hosted the watershed TV program Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In from 1968-1973. The comedian debuted into small-town life as Daniel Hale Rowan in Beggs, Oklahoma on July 22, 1922, the son of show people. As a child, Rowan toured the carnival circuit with his mother in father as part of a song and dance act...
10. Irving Berlin Irving Berlin Soundtrack, The Aviator Irving Berlin was born Israel Isidor Baline on May 11, 1888 in Mogilev, Belarus, Russian Empire. Towering composer, songwriter, ("God Bless America", "Always", "Blue Skies", "White Christmas") author and publisher, he came to the United States at age 5 and was educated in New York's public schools. His earliest musical education was from his father...
11. Sam Wood Sam Wood Director, A Night at the Opera After a two-year apprenticeship under Cecil B. DeMille as assistant director, Samuel Grosvenor Wood had the good fortune to have assigned to him two of the biggest stars at Paramount during their heyday: Wallace Reid, between 1919 and 1920; and Gloria Swanson, from 1921 to 1923. By the time his seven-year contract with Paramount expired...
12. Bridget O'Connor Bridget O'Connor Writer, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Bridget was born and raised in Harrow, London. From a large family, she was the second of 5 children. Her parents are Irish, her mother Bridie hails from Limerick and her father Jim is from Cork. As a result, Bridget grew up around Ceilidh bands and dancing. She attended Catholic schools and went on to graduate with a degree in English from Lancaster University...
13. Carmen Phillips Carmen Phillips Actress, Easy Rider
14. Jonathan Cecil Jonathan Cecil Actor, Barry Lyndon
15. Janet Davies Janet Davies Actress, Golden Lads and Girls
16. Ruben Moreno Ruben Moreno Actor, Little Big Man
17. Jules Furthman Jules Furthman Writer, The Big Sleep Jules Furthman was a magazine and newspaper writer when he began writing for films in 1915. When the U.S. entered WWI Furthman used the name "Stephen Fox" for his screenplays because he thought his name sounded too German, but he reverted to his real name after the war. Furthman became one of the most prolific...
18. Maria Carta Maria Carta Actress, The Godfather: Part II
19. Jorge Gonzáles Jorge Gonzáles Actor, Hercules in the Underworld He played professional basketball as a center in his country at Gimnasia La Plata (won 2nd level championship) and Sport Club. He also played for the National Team from 1985 to 1988. Drafted by NBA's Atlanta Hawks in 1988, he had to quit after a knee injury that didn't allowed him to run properly. Hired by Ted Turner (Hawks' owner) to be part of WCW...
20. Jane Connell Jane Connell Actress, Mame
21. Harry Warren Harry Warren Soundtrack, Fight Club
22. Karl Hardman Karl Hardman Actor, Night of the Living Dead
23. Ilah Davis Ilah Davis Actress, Hardcore
24. Ursula Cavalcanti Ursula Cavalcanti Actress, Mamma
25. Ray Traylor Ray Traylor Actor, WrestleMania VII
26. Luciano Vincenzoni Luciano Vincenzoni Writer, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Luciano Vincenzoni, born in Treviso, March 7, 1926, studied law in Rome and Padua. In 1952, with his friend Tony Roma, he produced "Oliva Incantesimo Tragico", starring María Félix. In 1954, he wrote his first script "Hanno Rubato un Tram", directed by Aldo Fabrizi. In this year, he met 'Pietro Germi' and wrote "The Railroad Man"...
27. Jane Winton Jane Winton Actress, Sunrise Statuesque, gorgeous Jane Winton was billed as the 'Green-eyed Goddess of Hollywood'. The former Ziegfeld Follies dancer appeared in a good number of films from 1925 - if not as the nominal star - then, at least, very high up the list of credits. Her aloof beauty was tailor-made for playing toffs or patrician socialites and she breezed through many such roles in both comedy and drama...
28. Neil Lisk Neil Lisk Cinematographer, I Spit on Your Grave
29. Dickie Henderson Dickie Henderson Actor, Cavalcade Dickie Henderson OBE was born in London on 30th October 1922. He played in Frank Lloyd's Hollywood version of Noel Coward's play, "Cavalade", at the age of 10. He was educated privately in Hollywood and London (at St.Joseph's College, Beulah Hill). He toured in music halls and appeared in several films with his famous father Dick Henderson (1891-1958)...
30. John Daheim John Daheim Actor, Champion
31. Durga Khote Durga Khote Actress, Mughal-E-Azam
32. Julie Robbins Julie Robbins Actress, Jackie & Jill
33. Isaac Stern Isaac Stern Self, From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China
34. Brother Dave Gardner Brother Dave Gardner Self, Brother Dave Gardner: Live and in Concert
35. Vesta Williams Vesta Williams Soundtrack, Mississippi Burning
36. Ruth Roland Ruth Roland Actress, Hands Up! Ruth Roland was, along with Pearl White, the queen of the early movie serials. She came from a show-business family, her father being a San Francisco theater manager and her mother a professional singer. Ruth made her acting debut at age 3-1/2, and soon became a professional actress and singer. Her parents divorced...
37. Jack Adair Jack Adair Actor, The Drag-Net
38. Connie Haines Connie Haines Self, Record Party Popular dark-haired "Big Band" singer Connie Haines may have been petite in size (less than 5' tall) but she possessed a sturdy set of pipes to compensate and was adored by her large fan base during the swinging war years. Performing alongside an equally young Frank Sinatra in both the Harry James and Tommy Dorsey bands way back when...
39. Frederick Piper Frederick Piper Actor, Jamaica Inn
40. Juli Andelman Juli Andelman Actress, Mean Streets
41. Stanislaus Zbyszko Stanislaus Zbyszko Actor, Night and the City
42. Max Wylie Max Wylie Writer, The Flying Nun
43. Hugo Herrestrup Hugo Herrestrup Actor, You Are Not Alone
44. James Warner Bellah James Warner Bellah Writer, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance In World War I, James Warner Bellah enlisted in the Canadian army and became a pilot overseas in the Royal Flying Corps, and later the Royal Air Force. In World War II he started as a lieutenant in the 16th Infantry Div., was detailed to the General Staff Corps before Pearl Harbor and became assigned to Headquarters First Division...
45. Jack Sonntag Jack Sonntag Production Manager, Mission: Impossible
46. John Brabourne John Brabourne Producer, Murder on the Orient Express A director of Thames Television, Euston Films and Thorn EMI, John Brabourne's entrepreneurial skills were crucial to creating some major successes in the British cinema. In the sixties he produced two celebrated Shakespeare adaptations, the film of Othello starring Laurence Olivier and Maggie Smith and Franco Zeffirelli's 1968 Romeo and Juliet...
47. Paige Summers Paige Summers Self, Penthouse: Pet of the Year & Friends Luscious, busty, and shapely blonde bombshell Paige Summers was born Nancy Ann Coursey on July 21, 1976 in Lorain, Ohio. Her parents were Don and Nina Coursey. Paige had an older brother named Allen and an older sister named Delete. Summers moved with her family to Morganton, North Carolina and grew up on the family farm...
48. Christopher Stryker Christopher Stryker Actor, Hell High
49. Joop Doderer Joop Doderer Actor, The Human Factor In 1947 Joop was with a revue company under the direction of Theo Vink. He found his first love amongst the group: Grietje (Greetje, Peggy) Zegwaard. After a short engagement they got married. Joop always concealed this marriage until very late in live. He didn't mention it to friends or his future wives. They grew apart and got divorced three and a half years later...
50. Joseph Granby Joseph Granby Actor, Written on the Wind
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