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1. Manuel Padilla Jr. Manuel Padilla Jr. Actor, Scarface
2. Alan Ladd Alan Ladd Actor, Shane Alan Walbridge Ladd was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas, the only child of Ina Raleigh (aka Selina Rowley) and Alan Ladd, a freelance accountant. His mother was English, from County Durham, and his paternal grandparents were Canadian. His father died when he was four. At age five, he burned his apartment playing with matches...
3. Freddie Prinze Freddie Prinze Actor, Chico and the Man Freddie Prinze was born Frederick Karl Pruetzel in New York City, New York, to a Puerto Rican mother, Aurea Elena Ruiz, and a German immigrant father, Edward Karl Pruetzel. Freddie grew up in the Washington Heights section of New York City. As a chubby child, he was often bullied, but was quite creative and bright in his extracurricular activities (he was known to have handmade a ham radio...
4. Leif Erickson Leif Erickson Actor, The High Chaparral
5. Jimmy Durante Jimmy Durante Self, The Jimmy Durante Show Comedian, composer, actor, singer and songwriter ("Inka Dinka Doo") Jimmy Durante was educated in New York public schools. He began his career as a Coney Island pianist, and organized a five-piece band in 1916. He opened the Club Durant with Eddie Jackson and Lou Clayton, with whom he later formed a comedy trio for vaudeville and on television...
6. Nick Cravat Nick Cravat Actor, The Count of Monte Cristo Long-time circus acrobatic partner of Burt Lancaster (performing as "Lang & Cravat") may have been short on stature, but he was big on athletic prowess and highly enjoyable to watch on-screen. According to reports, Cravat was as strong as a bull. When he lost his cool, it took several men to hold him back...
7. Harold Russell Harold Russell Actor, The Best Years of Our Lives Harold John Russell was born in Nova Scotia in 1914. His family moved to Cambridge Massachusetts when his father died in 1919. He was training paratroopers at Camp MacKall NC on June 6, 1944 when some TNT he was using exploded in his hands. He lost both hands. After receiving hooks, and training on them...
8. Michael Gwynn Michael Gwynn Actor, Village of the Damned
9. Jacques Rivette Jacques Rivette Director, La belle noiseuse Although François Truffaut has written that the New Wave began "thanks to Rivette," the films of this masterful French director are not well known. Rivette, like his "Cahiers du Cinéma" colleagues Truffaut, Jean-Luc Godard, Claude Chabrol and Éric Rohmer, did graduate to filmmaking but, like Rohmer...
10. Peter Shaw Peter Shaw Actor, The Exile
11. Kipp Hamilton Kipp Hamilton Actress, Bigger Than Life
12. Louis Jean Heydt Louis Jean Heydt Actor, Gone with the Wind An American character actor who specialized in "average joes", often timid or down-on-their-luck, Louis Jean Heydt was born in Montclair, New Jersey, and educated at Worcester Academy and Dartmouth College. He intended a career in journalism and worked as a reporter for the old New York World, but developed...
13. Ludwig Stössel Ludwig Stössel Actor, The Pride of the Yankees Born in Austria in 1883, Ludwig Stossel was an established theater presence (from age 17) in both his homeland and in Germany for decades, performing at one time or another for both Max Reinhardt and Otto Preminger. He made a handful of German silents beginning in 1926 and had moved with ease into sound pictures...
14. Jamie Uys Jamie Uys Director, The Gods Must Be Crazy Jamie Uys was an internationally acclaimed film director who completed 24 films. Prizes for his work included the 1981 Grand Prix at the Festival International du Film de Comedy Vevey for 'The Gods Must be Crazy' and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association award for best documentary in 1974 for 'Beautiful People' aka 'Animals are Beautiful People'...
15. Joan Tompkins Joan Tompkins Actress, General Hospital Early in her career, in 1938, Joan Tompkins played opposite Henry Fonda in a run of plays in White Plains, New York. She later became well known on radio in the role of Nora Drake. During her long years in radio, she also acted on Broadway in "Pride and Prejudice", "My Sister Eileen" and many other plays...
16. Tim McCoy Tim McCoy Actor, Around the World in 80 Days One of the great stars of early American Westerns. McCoy was the son of an Irish soldier who later became police chief of Saginaw, Michigan, where McCoy was born. He attended St. Ignatius College in Chicago and after seeing a Wild West show there, left school and found work on a Wyoming ranch. He became...
17. Anthony Conti Anthony Conti Writer, The Black Ghiandola
18. Pablo P. Vitar Pablo P. Vitar Actor, The Sandlot
19. Barbara Townsend Barbara Townsend Actress, Hard to Kill
20. Lili St. Cyr Lili St. Cyr Actress, Cinderella's Love Lesson Busty, highly painted blonde Lili St. Cyr was a notorious striptease artist of the 1940s and 1950s who replaced Gypsy Rose Lee and Ann Corio on the burlesque queen pedestal. Lili actually took the stripper out of burlesque and put her squarely on the Las Vegas stage. She was also noted for her pin-up photography...
21. Stratford Johns Stratford Johns Actor, Softly Softly South African-born Stratford Johns was forever associated with the role of tough, abrasive Superintendant Charlie Barlow on TV's Z Cars and its sequels Softly Softly: Task Force and Barlow at Large. In between, he also played Barlow in the miniseries Jack the Ripper (which, in turn, led to a 'cold case' investigation series called Second Verdict)...
22. Hugh McDermott Hugh McDermott Actor, Devil Girl from Mars
23. Robert Frost Robert Frost Writer, Fireflies in the Garden Robert Lee Frost, arguably the greatest American poet of the 20th century, was born in San Francisco, California, on March 26, 1874. His father, William Prescott Frost Jr., was from a Lawrence, Massachusetts, family of Republicans, and his mother, Isabelle Moodie Frost, was an immigrant from Scotland...
24. Hugo Stanger Hugo Stanger Actor, Beetlejuice
25. Gustav Hasford Gustav Hasford Writer, Full Metal Jacket Gustav Hasford was born in 1947, in Russellville, Alabama. He joined the Marines right out of school in 1967 and used his experiences as a Combat Correspondent in Vietnam to write his first novel, The Short-Timers, which Stanley Kubrick turned into Full Metal Jacket. Hasford's second novel, published in 1990...
26. Amparo Baró Amparo Baró Actress, 7 vidas
27. Sally Anne Golden Sally Anne Golden Actress, Friday the 13th
28. Ron Feinberg Ron Feinberg Actor, Centurions
29. O.W. Fischer O.W. Fischer Actor, Ludwig II: Glanz und Ende eines Königs
30. John Larkin John Larkin Actor, 12 O'Clock High
31. Leona Roberts Leona Roberts Actress, Gone with the Wind
32. John Rich John Rich Director, All in the Family
33. Rachel Romen Rachel Romen Actress, Shock Corridor
34. Rod McKuen Rod McKuen Soundtrack, Zodiac
35. Morton DaCosta Morton DaCosta Director, The Music Man Philadelphia-born Morton DaCosta started his career as a stage actor in 1942, and by 1950 had become a respected stage director, both in stock theater and on Broadway. His short film career consisted of a pair of successful adaptations of Broadway successes, ("The Music Man" and "Auntie Mame") and one less successful film ("Island of Love"), after which he returned to his first love, the stage.
36. Bruce Brighton Bruce Brighton Actor, The Brain That Wouldn't Die
37. Richard Bonehill Richard Bonehill Actor, Rob Roy
38. Helen Talbot Helen Talbot Actress, Federal Operator 99 Born Helen Darling, she was adopted by the Smith family in 1937 and lived with them until 1941, when she left to live with her brother, Dan Darling's family, a milkman in West Los Angeles, and the Smiths moved to Rochester, New York. She attended Emerson Jr. High in Westwood Village, California and University High School in West Los Angeles...
39. Evgeniy Leonov Evgeniy Leonov Actor, Gentlemen of Fortune Evegeni Leonov was a Russian actor best known for leading roles in comedies, such as Kin-dza-dza! and Gentlemen of Fortune. He was born Evgeni Pavlovich Leonov on September 2, 1926, in Moscow, Russia, USSR (now Moscow, Russia). He was the second son in the family. His father, Pavel Vasilevich Leonov...
40. Peggy Aitchison Peggy Aitchison Actress, The Great Muppet Caper
41. Ugo Bologna Ugo Bologna Actor, High Rollers
42. Darryl Armstrong Darryl Armstrong Actor, Mean Girls
43. Jack Stoney Jack Stoney Actor, Lilac Time
44. René Deltgen René Deltgen Actor, Achtung! Feind hört mit!
45. Eva Remaeus Eva Remaeus Actress, Fem myror är fler än fyra elefanter Eva Britt Remaeus, born Feb 13 1950 in Lund, Sweden, was an actress. She studied at Lunds University 1969-72, and at State Theatre School in Malmö, 1973-74. Eva Remaeus was primarily known for the children's program "Fem myror är fler on fyra elefanter", but she also appeared in a number of films, such as "Sven Klang's Kvintett" and Bo Widerberg's police movie "Mannen på taket"...
46. James Duggan James Duggan Actor, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
47. Rose Dione Rose Dione Actress, Freaks Rose Dione was born October 22, 1875 in Paris, France. Also known as Rosa Dione, Madame Dione and Madamoiselle Dion, there is very little information about her life, but her first appearance in films was in the 1910 French short subject Fleur des Maquis (Flower of the Maquis). She appeared in 68 films from 1910 until 1932...
48. Frances Goodrich Frances Goodrich Writer, It's a Wonderful Life
49. James Adamson James Adamson Actor, Lord of the Jungle
50. Humphrey Lestocq Humphrey Lestocq Actor, Angels One Five
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