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1. Deborah Kerr Deborah Kerr Actress, The King and I Deborah Kerr was born on 30 September 1921 in Helensburgh, Scotland, the daughter of Captain Arthur Kerr-Trimmer. She was educated at Northumberland House, Clifton, Bristol. She first performed at the Open Air Theatre in Regent's Park, London. She subsequently performed with the Oxford Repertory Company 1939-40...
2. Ed Lauter Ed Lauter Actor, The Artist Edward Matthew Lauter II was born on October 30, 1938 in Long Beach, New York. In a film career that has extended for over four decades, Lauter has starred in a plethora of film and television productions since making his big screen debut in the western Dirty Little Billy. He had portrayed an eclectic array of characters over the years...
3. Audra Lindley Audra Lindley Actress, Another World Audra Lindley was born in Los Angeles, California, to a show-business family--her father, Bert Lindley, was a stage and film actor. She got her early start in Hollywood by being a stand-in, which eventually progressed to stunt work. After a while, however, she found stunt work not to her liking and went to New York in her mid-20s to take her talent to the stage...
4. Barbara Billingsley Barbara Billingsley Actress, Airplane! Born Barbara Lillian Combes, she attended Los Angeles Junior College in the mid-1930s and then moved to New York City, where she worked as a model. In 1945, she received a contract from MGM, and she appeared in several films during the late 1940s and 1950s, sometimes without screen credit. In the 1950s...
5. Cornel Wilde Cornel Wilde Actor, The Naked Prey Dashing actor Cornel Wilde was born Kornel Lajos Weisz on October 13, 1912, in Prievidza, Hungary (now part of Slovakia), to a Jewish family. He immigrated with his parents and elder sister Edith to New York City in 1920. His family Americanized their names and Kornel took the name Cornelius Louis Wilde...
6. Leo G. Carroll Leo G. Carroll Actor, North by Northwest One of the most indispensable of character actors, Leo G. Carroll was already involved in the business of acting as a schoolboy in Gilbert & Sullivan productions. Aged 16, he portrayed an old man in 'Liberty Hall'. In spite of the fact, that he came from a military family, and , perhaps, because of his experience during World War I...
7. Dan Dailey Dan Dailey Actor, It's Always Fair Weather A child performer, by the early 1950s Dan Dailey's life was under considerable strain. In 1951 he checked himself into the Menninger Clinic for five months and, after his return to Hollywood presented his experiences there frankly to Hedda Hopper and other reporters, pointing out that the necessity...
8. Shirley Booth Shirley Booth Actress, The Year Without a Santa Claus Character actress Shirley Booth could play everything in all facets of show business, whether it was a smart-mouthed cashier on radio's "Duffy's Tavern", the sassy maid on TV's Hazel or the pathetic woman in Come Back, Little Sheba. For those who only know her through her sitcom, it might be hard to believe she was a seasoned theatrical veteran...
9. Jason Bernard Jason Bernard Actor, Liar Liar
10. John Larch John Larch Actor, Dirty Harry Instantly recognizable American character actor with bulbous nose and heavily lined face, who could convey integrity or menace to equal effect. He first came to prominence on radio as (Captain) Starr of Space (1953), using ray guns to combat Martians and alien queens. Beginning in 1953, Larch accumulated an impressive resume of TV series credits...
11. Rick Jason Rick Jason Actor, A Day in June The only child of a stockbroker and well-to-do mother, Richard Jason described himself as "second-generation nouveau riche" and a born romantic. Friends say he was affable, charming, driven and a real Renaissance man. A good student, popular with classmates and teachers, Jason's hellish behavior got him expelled from eight prep schools before he managed to graduate from Rhodes School...
12. Peggy Ann Garner Peggy Ann Garner Actress, Jane Eyre Actress Peggy Ann Garner was was born Feb. 3, 1932, in Canton, Ohio. Her father was an English-born attorney, William H. Garner, who served as a U.S. Army officer during World War II. Virginia, her determined mother, got Peggy into summer stock and modeling before she was six. Estranged from her husband...
13. Chao Li Chi Chao Li Chi Actor, The Prestige
14. Eugene 'Porky' Lee Eugene 'Porky' Lee Actor, Our Gang Follies of 1938
15. Gareth Forwood Gareth Forwood Actor, Gandhi
16. John Reynolds John Reynolds Actor, Manos: The Hands of Fate
17. Vladek Sheybal Vladek Sheybal Actor, From Russia with Love Looking back at his filmography, it isn't difficult to imagine Vladek Sheybal in a scene, lobbing Molotov cocktails at advancing German troops, against a backdrop of war-torn Warsaw. However, this part of his life played out for real. A member of the Polish underground, he was twice captured and interned in concentration camps...
18. Jean Shepherd Jean Shepherd Actor, A Christmas Story Raised in Hammond, Indiana, Jean Shepherd went on to work in the steel mills and was a veteran of the Army Signal Corps before entering the arts. In the 1950s, he began a long career as a radio personality telling stories of his youth, commenting on current topics and performing silly songs. While at WOR-AM in New York...
19. Ursula Howells Ursula Howells Actress, Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Murder Is Announced Ursula Howells was educated at St Paul's Girls' School in London, where her father Herbert Howells, a doyen of English church music taught music for 26 years. Following the death of her brother Michael from polio in 1935, her father composed his great choral masterpiece "Hymnus Paradisi". She was evacuated to Scotland during the Second World War and made her stage debut in 1940 with Dundee rep...
20. Gertrude Flynn Gertrude Flynn Actress, Funny Girl
21. Don Barclay Don Barclay Actor, Cinderella
22. Denys Hawthorne Denys Hawthorne Actor, Emma
23. Gene Krupa Gene Krupa Soundtrack, Raging Bull Gene married Ethel McGuire in 1934. She was the switchboard operator at the Dixie Hotel where Gene was living while he was working in the pit band of "Girl Crazy." They were divorced in 1942 and remarried in 1946. Ethel died in 1955. Gene then married Patty Bowler in 1959 and they adopted two children, Mary Grace and Michael, who Gene nicknamed "BG." They were divorced in 1968.
24. Antonio Ferrandis Antonio Ferrandis Actor, Volver a empezar
25. Joey Rourke Joey Rourke Actor, Bullet
26. Stanley Clements Stanley Clements Actor, The More the Merrier Stanley Clements realized he wanted a show-business career while he was in grammar school, and when he graduated he toured in vaudeville for two years. He then joined the touring company of Edward Bowes' (aka Major Bowes) Amateur Hour. In 1941 he was signed to a contract by 20th Century-Fox and appeared in several B films for the studio...
27. Jack DeLeon Jack DeLeon Actor, The Hobbit
28. Giannis Dalianidis Giannis Dalianidis Director, Gabros ap' to Londino
29. Diane Fawcett Walls Diane Fawcett Walls Self, Farrah Fawcett: America's Angel
30. James A. Michener James A. Michener Writer, South Pacific
31. Bobbie 'Cotton' Beard Bobbie 'Cotton' Beard Actor, Forgotten Babies
32. Claude Stroud Claude Stroud Actor, Breakfast at Tiffany's
33. Peter Bromilow Peter Bromilow Actor, Wild at Heart
34. Sam Hardy Sam Hardy Actor, King Kong
35. Steve J. Spears Steve J. Spears Writer, Ghosts CAN Do It
36. José René Ruiz José René Ruiz Actor, Under the Volcano
37. Louis Nicoletti Louis Nicoletti Actor, The Golf Game
38. Inez Palange Inez Palange Actress, Scarface
39. Dan Wheldon Dan Wheldon Self, Episode #18.145
40. Jere Beery Sr. Jere Beery Sr. Actor, Revenge of the Creature
41. Freddie Frinton Freddie Frinton Actor, Der 90. Geburtstag oder Dinner for One
42. Bahrudin 'Bato' Cengic Bahrudin 'Bato' Cengic Director, Gluvi barut
43. Edric Connor Edric Connor Actor, Moby Dick
44. George Liberace George Liberace Self, Christmas Show
45. Richard Caldicot Richard Caldicot Actor, Mountains of the Moon
46. Al Hopson Al Hopson Actor, The Wedding Singer
47. Werner Bruhns Werner Bruhns Actor, 1900
48. Richard Lyon Richard Lyon Actor, The Headless Ghost
49. Sid Davis Sid Davis Producer, The Dangerous Stranger
50. Moshe Dayan Moshe Dayan Self, Episode #2.152 Born of Ukranian Jewish immigrant parents in Palestine in 1915, Moshe Dayan joined the Haganah (Defense) the underground Jewish army in Palestine in 1929 with aimed to protect Jewish people from harassment and violence from the Muslim Palestinian population with resented Jewish presense in Palestine...
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