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1. Cleavon Little Cleavon Little Actor, Blazing Saddles Versatile, charismatic African-American actor Cleavon Little was born on June 1, 1939, in Oklahoma but grew up in California and attended San Diego College. He earned a scholarship to Juilliard and moved to New York, then trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Art and was soon appearing off-Broadway...
2. Mary Wickes Mary Wickes Actress, Sister Act From the grand old school of wisecracking, loud and lanky Mary Wickes had few peers while forging a career as a salty scene-stealer. Her abrupt, tell-it-like-it-is demeanor made her a consistent audience favorite on every medium for over six decades. She was particularly adroit in film parts that chided the super rich or exceptionally pious...
3. Russell Means Russell Means Actor, The Last of the Mohicans Russell Means was born an Oglala/Lakota Sioux Indian. He was the first national director of the American Indian Movement (AIM) in which role he became prominent during the 1973 standoff with the U.S. government at Wounded Knee. In 1987, he joined the U.S. Libertarian Party and announced his candidacy for the party's presidential nomination...
4. Arthur Hill Arthur Hill Actor, The Andromeda Strain Canadian-born actor Arthur Hill was raised in the Saskatchewan town of Melfort. The son of a lawyer, he served with the Royal Canadian Air Force during WWII before receiving his college education at the University of British Columbia. Intending on following in his father's footsteps in the field of law...
5. Lino Ventura Lino Ventura Actor, The Army of Shadows One of France's most beloved character stars from the 1950s through and including the 1980s was the Italian-born Lino Ventura. Born Angiolino Joseph Pascal Ventura to Giovanni Ventura and Luisa Borrini, on July 14, 1919, in Parma (northern) Italy, young Lino moved with his family at a young age to Paris...
6. Soupy Sales Soupy Sales Self, Holy Man
7. Roland Winters Roland Winters Actor, Blue Hawaii
8. Diana Van der Vlis Diana Van der Vlis Actress, X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes
9. Tim Ryan Tim Ryan Actor, From Here to Eternity
10. Ivor Francis Ivor Francis Actor, Alien Zone Ivor Francis, besides his many roles on television and at the movies, acted on radio as well in shows like "Fibber McGee and Molly"; on Broadway in shows such as "J.B." with Christopher Plummer, and came west to California when New York plays turned mostly to musicals. He worked in films, television and in day-time soaps as well...
11. Nelson de la Rosa Nelson de la Rosa Actor, The Island of Dr. Moreau
12. Jane Dornacker Jane Dornacker Actress, The Right Stuff Jane Dornacker was a U.S. Postal worker turned comedienne and musician. She was a member of the bands The Tubes and Leila and the Snakes. In the 1980s she turned from comedy and music to playing music and doing traffic reports on radio stations in San Francisco and New York City. She also had a featured role in the motion picture The Right Stuff as Nurse Murch...
13. Napoleon Whiting Napoleon Whiting Actor, Giant
14. Sam Harris Sam Harris Actor, The Spirit of Gallipoli
15. Ajit Ajit Actor, Mughal-E-Azam
16. Pretty Boy Floyd Pretty Boy Floyd Uncategorised One of seven children of dirt-poor Georgia farmers, Charles Arthur Floyd was born on February 3, 1904. His family moved to Oklahoma shortly after his birth, where they bought a small farm. Their luck was no better in Oklahoma than it was in Georgia, and drought, plagues of insects and devastating dust storms combined to keep them just barely out of the poorhouse...
17. Russ Grieve Russ Grieve Actor, The Hills Have Eyes
18. Rodney Anoai Rodney Anoai Actor, WrestleMania IX The man who would eventually become known as Yokozuna was born in San Francisco on October 22, 1966. He came from a wrestling family, as his uncles were Afa Anoai and Sika Anoai. He was trained by his uncles and Sam Fatu as a teenager and wrestled in Alabama and the USWA under the name Kokina Anoai. He already weighed 400 pounds...
19. Henry Bergman Henry Bergman Actor, Modern Times Comic actor from silents who later assisted Chaplin in directing some of the latter's films.
20. Carolyn Conwell Carolyn Conwell Actress, Torn Curtain
21. Dorothy Shay Dorothy Shay Actress, Comin' Round the Mountain
22. Denis Simpson Denis Simpson Actor, Polka Dot Door
23. Peter Hume Peter Hume Actor, Meatballs
24. Anthony Chinn Anthony Chinn Actor, Raiders of the Lost Ark
25. Ellen Widmann Ellen Widmann Actress, M
26. John Axon John Axon Actor, Prime Suspect 3
27. Craig Reynolds Craig Reynolds Actor, The Footloose Heiress
28. Feng Tien Feng Tien Actor, A Better Tomorrow
29. Eric Ambler Eric Ambler Writer, The Way Ahead
30. Benoît Régent Benoît Régent Actor, Three Colors: Blue
31. Richard Bennett Richard Bennett Actor, The Magnificent Ambersons
32. Katherine Victor Katherine Victor Miscellaneous Crew, Aladdin and the King of Thieves Born Katena Ktenavea in the Hell's Kitchen district of Manhattan, the future TV and movie actress grew up in Los Angeles and began her acting career on the stage and radio in the late '40s. She made her film debut in the campy sci-fi adventure _Mesa of Lost Women (1952)_; five years later she starred as the imperious Dr...
33. Joseph M. Schenck Joseph M. Schenck Miscellaneous Crew, The General People liked Joseph M. Schenck. Anyone who knew both him and his brother Nicholas Schenck would comment on how different they were. He came to New York in 1893 and, with his younger brother, built a drugstore business. They risked some profits and made more money in amusement parks. Marcus Loew bought one of their parks in 1907...
34. Stefano Satta Flores Stefano Satta Flores Actor, We All Loved Each Other So Much
35. Michael Granger Michael Granger Actor, The Big Heat
36. Tony Adams Tony Adams Producer, The Pink Panther Strikes Again
37. Paul Hardwick Paul Hardwick Actor, Romeo and Juliet
38. Phil Rosen Phil Rosen Director, Charlie Chan in the Secret Service Russian-born Phil Rosen began his film career as a cameraman during the silent era, and worked his way into directing. Rosen was a highy regarded director in the silent era, as evidenced by the fact that when MGM fired Josef von Sternberg from Exquisite Sinner--for, among other things, his extravagance, slow shooting schedule and total disregard for the budget--the studio brought in Rosen to re-edit...
39. Nate Irwin Nate Irwin Actor, The Thing Nate Irwin was born in Gregory, Arkansas on 8 August 1936, the 7th of 10 children. As a child he picked cotton until the family moved to Oregon when he was 14. He went into the Navy at 19 with his brother Jack. At 20 he married Nancy Edwards whom he met while stationed in Washington State. They had 3 children during their marriage and he had a 23 year career in the US Coast Guard...
40. Derya Arbas Derya Arbas Actress, Gece melek ve bizim çocuklar
41. Muriel George Muriel George Actress, Last Holiday
42. William C. Thompson William C. Thompson Cinematographer, Plan 9 from Outer Space
43. Lars Egge Lars Egge Actor, Flottans lilla fästmö
44. Don Lane Don Lane Self, The Don Lane Show
45. Kingsley Amis Kingsley Amis Writer, Only Two Can Play
46. David Lloyd Meredith David Lloyd Meredith Actor, Henry V
47. Joy Harington Joy Harington Producer, To the Gentiles
48. Valerie Germonprez Valerie Germonprez Actress, Blind Husbands
49. Mario Costa Mario Costa Director, The Beast
50. John Garrick John Garrick Actor, Just Imagine The Brighton College-educated actor and singer John Garrick forsook his first job as a bank clerk for the musical stage. He took his first steps on the boards of variety in 1924, later touring Britain and Australia under his real name (Reginald Dandy) in musical comedies and operettas. Motion pictures soon beckoned and Garrick relocated to the U.S...
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