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1. Yvonne De Carlo Yvonne De Carlo Actress, Munster Masquerade Yvonne De Carlo was born Margaret Yvonne Middleton on September 1, 1922 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She was three when her father abandoned the family. Her mother turned to waitressing in a restaurant to make ends meet--a rough beginning for an actress who would, one day, be one of Hollywood's elite...
2. Pat Buttram Pat Buttram Actor, Back to the Future Part III The son of a circuit-riding Methodist preacher in rural Alabama, Pat Buttram became one of America's best-known comic entertainers. He left Alabama a month before his 18th birthday to attend the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. An announcer from radio station WLS was on hand to interview members of the crowd and settled on Pat as a typical visitor from the South...
3. Terry-Thomas Terry-Thomas Actor, Robin Hood One of Britain's most beloved eccentric comedians, the irrepressible, gap-toothed Terry-Thomas was born Thomas Terry Hoar Stevens in Lichfield Grove, Finchley. He was the son of Ellen Elizabeth (Hoar) and Ernest Frederick Stevens, a fairly well-to-do London businessman. He was afforded a private education at Ardingly College in Sussex...
4. Kenneth McMillan Kenneth McMillan Actor, Amadeus Character actor Kenneth McMillan was born on July 2, 1932 in Brooklyn, New York. Prior to becoming an actor, McMillan was a manager at Gimbels Department Store. At age 30, McMillan decided to pursue an acting career. He attended the LaGuardia High School for Performing Arts and took acting lessons from Uta Hagen and Irene Dailey...
5. Reta Shaw Reta Shaw Actress, Mary Poppins Reta Shaw is best known to television audiences as Hope Lange's housekeeper in the TV series The Ghost & Mrs. Muir. Disney fans will remember her as one of the singing domestics in the Oscar-winning masterpiece Mary Poppins. While she never achieved stardom as a leading lady, she earned her place as a solid supporting player in a variety of popular...
6. Anthony Dawson Anthony Dawson Actor, Dr. No Long-faced, emaciated-looking character actor with a thin mustache and an impeccable English accent, Anthony Dawson was typecast in a variety of villainous roles in the 1950s and 1960s. He was born Anthony Douglas Gillon Dawson in Edinburgh, Scotland, to Ida Violet (Kittel) and Eric Francis Dawson...
7. Matthew 'Stymie' Beard Matthew 'Stymie' Beard Actor, Jezebel
8. Gale Page Gale Page Actress, Knute Rockne All American Born to non-professional parents R.L. and Isabel Rutter in Spokane, Washington, pretty Sally Rutter changed her name to Gale Page and became a brief fixture in films playing primarily wholesome brunettes. A one-time radio actress and singer with Ted Weems' Orchestra, Gale was spotted for films by Warner Bros...
9. Don Galloway Don Galloway Actor, General Hospital Born July 27, 1937 in Brooksville, Kentucky. He was married to Linda Galloway [divorced], the former Linda Robinson, and had two daughters. Their names are Tracy and Jennifer. Married the second time to Linda Marie, he has two stepchildren: Sheila and Robert. He also has one brother. Education, University of Kentucky-Fine arts...
10. John Gregson John Gregson Actor, Pursuit of the Graf Spee A former telephone engineer who dabbled in amateur dramatics, John Gregson served aboard a minesweeper with the Royal Navy during World War II. After demobilisation, he joined the Liverpool Old Vic, making his stage debut in 'The Knight of the Burning Pestle'. Freshly married, he moved to London and...
11. John Dierkes John Dierkes Actor, Shane Tall and gaunt American character actor prominent in a number of classic American films. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, he attended Brown University and subsequently went to work as an economist for the United States Department of State. In 1941, he joined the American Red Cross and served in Great Britain during the war...
12. Norah Holland Norah Holland Self, The Unforgettable Joan Sims
13. Badja Djola Badja Djola Actor, Mississippi Burning
14. Jack Prince Jack Prince Actor, The County Nurse Jack Prince, whose birth name was John Upchurch, was trained in singing at an early age. Prince appeared on Broadway in the 1950s in main and understudy/replacement roles in at least three musicals: "Guys and Dolls" (1950-1953), as "Nicely Nicely Johnson", "Lil' Abner" (1956-1958) as "Marryin' Sam", and "Destry Rides Again" (1959-1960) as Tom Destry's sidekick "Wash"...
15. Woody Chambliss Woody Chambliss Actor, The Devil's Rain
16. John Hargreaves John Hargreaves Actor, Long Weekend John Hargreaves was the quintessential Australian man. An actor of sparkling, biting wit, he once said he would easily give up his remarkable career if it ever bored him, in favor of metallurgy because it was something that always interested him. Despite his lengthy list of credits in his home country...
17. Padma Atluri Padma Atluri Writer, The Menaissance
18. Juan Piquer Simón Juan Piquer Simón Writer, Extra Terrestrial Visitors Juan Piquer Simon (who goes by "J.P. Simon" on foreign releases) resides in Madrid, Spain, where he has produced and directed "exploitation" pictures for two decades running. He owns his own studio and creates and/or designs many of the impressive special effects sequences you see in any of his many imaginative undertakings...
19. Peter Adams Peter Adams Actor, Midnight Lace
20. Ron Goodwin Ron Goodwin Composer, Where Eagles Dare Ron Goodwin was born on 17th February 1925 in Plymouth. He was the son of a London policeman who was detached to the harbour-town. His mother felt that piano lessons would be a good pastime, so in his fifth year, the little Ron was hoisted onto a piano-stool and his education on this instrument began. Ron himself was at that time not really convinced about that parental ambition...
21. Robert Bice Robert Bice Actor, It! The Terror from Beyond Space
22. Wesley Ruggles Wesley Ruggles Director, I'm No Angel The younger brother of Hollywood character player Charles Ruggles, Wesley Ruggles spent most of his early years in San Francisco. He attended university there, began a lengthy apprenticeship in stock and musical comedy and then joined Keystone in Hollywood as an actor in 1914 working alongside Syd Chaplin...
23. Zbigniew Cybulski Zbigniew Cybulski Actor, Ashes and Diamonds Won international fame with the leading role of Maciek Chelmicki in Andrzej Wajda's Ashes and Diamonds. He created a character which was imitated not only in Poland; often compared with James Dean. Graduated from the Higher State School of Acting in Cracow; also studied journalism. From 1953 to 1960 worked with Wybrzeze Theatre...
24. Boyd 'Red' Morgan Boyd 'Red' Morgan Actor, Foxy Brown
25. Harvey Miller Harvey Miller Writer, Private Benjamin Harvey was born as Harvey Skolnik. He grew up in Plainfield, New Jersey. Harvey started his career in New York City as comedienne Sandy Baron's manager. Harvey furthered his career by working with his close longtime friends: Garry Marshall, Penny Marshall, Albert Brooks, James L. Brooks and Jerry Belson...
26. Grégoire Aslan Grégoire Aslan Actor, The Return of the Pink Panther
27. Bong Soo Han Bong Soo Han Miscellaneous Crew, Billy Jack Grand Master Bong Soo Han was the world's foremost practitioner of Hapkido, and is referred to as the "Father of Hapkido" in the Western World. As one of the original senior students to the Founder of Hapkido, Yong Sul Choi, he led a dedicated effort in the development of Hapkido as it is known today...
28. Patsy Garrett Patsy Garrett Actress, Benji
29. Don Brodie Don Brodie Actor, Second Chorus
30. Peter Donaldson Peter Donaldson Actor, The Sweet Hereafter
31. Tony Halme Tony Halme Actor, Die Hard: With a Vengeance
32. Charles Brown Charles Brown Actor, All My Children
33. Anthony Warde Anthony Warde Actor, Buck Rogers
34. Gérard Buhr Gérard Buhr Actor, A View to a Kill
35. Andraé Crouch Andraé Crouch Music Department, The Lion King
36. Norbert Schiller Norbert Schiller Actor, The Man in the Glass Booth
37. Boris Barnet Boris Barnet Director, The Patriots
38. Dudley Foster Dudley Foster Actor, Term of Trial
39. Richard Tauber Richard Tauber Actor, April Blossoms Second only to the great Caruso, Austrian opera singer Richard Tauber is revered as one of the world's finest Mozartian tenors to come out of early to mid-20th century Europe. He was born in 1891 of modest means in Linz, Austria, the illegitimate son of soubrette Elisabeth Seiffert, who sang locally as well as toured...
40. Carlos Monzón Carlos Monzón Actor, Macho Killers Argentina's Carlos Monzon was one, if not the, greatest middleweight boxing champions in fistic history. Born in poverty, he was discovered in the famed Luna Park Gym by trainer Amilicar Brussa, who molded the "skinniest" 6 feet 2 incher in the world into a lethal fighting machine. Monzon developed a plodding style of standing straight up and appeared to be "pushing" his punches...
41. Dave Thomas Dave Thomas Self, History on a Bun Born during the Depression to a dirt-poor single mother in Atlantic City. New Jersey, Dave Thomas was adopted as an infant by a traveling construction worker and his wife. Moving out on his own at age 15, Thomas held a succession of jobs in the food industry, starting out as a busboy and working his way up...
42. Victor Magnotta Victor Magnotta Stunts, The Secret of My Succe$s Victor Magnotta was a personal friend of Martin Scorsese. They went to NYU together. He also wanted to be a priest but he ended up joining the Special Forces when the Vietnam broke out. After Vietnam he became a stunt man. He had bits in almost all Scorsese's films. The Taxi Driver's "mohawk" idea...
43. Marjorie Kane Marjorie Kane Actress, The Dentist
44. Ken Richards Ken Richards Actor, Raging Bull
45. Lee Dixon Lee Dixon Soundtrack, Angel and the Badman
46. Art Clokey Art Clokey Director, Gumby: The Movie
47. Jeff Temkin Jeff Temkin Actor, Rocky III
48. Carl Ottosen Carl Ottosen Actor, Soldaterkammerater på sjov
49. Iwao Takamoto Iwao Takamoto Art Department, Tom & Jerry Kids Show Iwao Takamoto had recently graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Los Angeles when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor; Iwao, his parents and siblings were interned as enemy aliens in the Manzanar internment camp where he learned the rudiments of drawing and animation from two fellow internees who had worked as art directors at Hollywood film studios...
50. Bert Hicks Bert Hicks Actor, Once More, My Darling
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