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1. 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...
2. 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...
3. Eddie Fisher Eddie Fisher Self, Episode dated 23 October 1958 Young crooner, protege of Eddie Cantor; got first wide exposure as frequent guest performer on Cantor's early-50's TV broadcasts. Later responsible for million-selling records during the 50's, including "Any Time" (his signature song), "O My Papa!" and many others.
4. Marion Davies Marion Davies Actress, Show People Marion Davies, born Marion Cecilea Douras on January 3, 1897, was one of the great comedic actresses of the silent era and into the 30's. She began as a chorus girl in New York, first in the pony follies and later in the Ziegfield Follies. Her stage name came when she and her family passed the Davies Insurance Building...
5. Dorothy Lamour Dorothy Lamour Actress, Road to Bali In addition to being Miss New Orleans in 1931, Dorothy Lamour worked as a Chicago elevator operator; band vocalist for her first husband, band leader Herbie Kaye; and radio performer. In 1936 she donned her soon-to-be-famous sarong for her debut at Paramount, The Jungle Princess, and continued to play female Tarzan-Crusoe-Gauguin-girl-with make-up parts through the war years and beyond...
6. 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...
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. 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...
10. 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...
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. Carmen Phillips Carmen Phillips Actress, Easy Rider
13. 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...
14. Karl Hardman Karl Hardman Actor, Night of the Living Dead
15. Harry Warren Harry Warren Soundtrack, Fight Club
16. 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...
17. 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"...
18. Janet Davies Janet Davies Actress, Golden Lads and Girls
19. Maria Carta Maria Carta Actress, The Godfather: Part II
20. Jonathan Cecil Jonathan Cecil Actor, Barry Lyndon
21. Ray Traylor Ray Traylor Actor, WrestleMania VII
22. Jane Connell Jane Connell Actress, Mame
23. Ursula Cavalcanti Ursula Cavalcanti Actress, Mamma
24. 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...
25. Vesta Williams Vesta Williams Soundtrack, Mississippi Burning
26. John Daheim John Daheim Actor, Champion
27. Max Wylie Max Wylie Writer, The Flying Nun
28. Mary Roberts Rinehart Mary Roberts Rinehart Writer, Dangerous Days
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. Ilah Davis Ilah Davis Actress, Hardcore
31. Durga Khote Durga Khote Actress, Mughal-E-Azam
32. 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...
33. Ruben Moreno Ruben Moreno Actor, Little Big Man
34. Christopher Stryker Christopher Stryker Actor, Hell High
35. 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...
36. Brother Dave Gardner Brother Dave Gardner Self, Brother Dave Gardner: Live and in Concert
37. Frederick Piper Frederick Piper Actor, Jamaica Inn
38. Mary Orr Mary Orr Writer, All About Eve
39. Stanislaus Zbyszko Stanislaus Zbyszko Actor, Night and the City
40. Gary Brandner Gary Brandner Writer, The Howling
41. John Garrie John Garrie Actor, The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
42. 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...
43. Amy Veness Amy Veness Actress, This Happy Breed
44. Joe McGuinn Joe McGuinn Actor, Holt of the Secret Service
45. Julie Robbins Julie Robbins Actress, Jackie & Jill
46. Gregg Martell Gregg Martell Actor, Return of the Fly Gregg Martell was a veteran from World War II. After a long career as a character actor in films and television, he later became a health food wholesaler and real estate broker. He was preceded in death by his wife and business partner - Vivian. He was admired for his bravely fought fight against "Parkinson's Disease".
47. Juli Andelman Juli Andelman Actress, Mean Streets
48. Peter E. Berger Peter E. Berger Editor, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
49. 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...
50. Isaac Stern Isaac Stern Self, From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China
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