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1. Paul Walker Paul Walker Actor, The Fast and the Furious Paul William Walker IV was born in Glendale, California. Paul grew up together with his brothers, Caleb and Cody and sisters, Ashlie and Amie. Their parents Paul William Walker III and Cheryl Walker separated around September 2004. His grandfather, William Walker was a Pearl Harbor survivor and a Navy middleweight boxing champion...
2. Tiny Tim Tiny Tim Self, Private Parts Tiny Tim, the ukulele-playing singer of 1920s ditties who was a true icon of the 1960s, was born Herbert Khaury on April 12, 1932, in New York City. The son of a Lebanese father and Jewish mother, the young Khaury grew up in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan. A high school dropout, his interest in the popular music of the 1890s through the 1930s manifested itself early...
3. Lionel Stander Lionel Stander Actor, Once Upon a Time in the West Lionel Stander, the movie character actor with the great gravelly voice, was born on January 11th, 1908 in The Bronx borough of New York City. Stander's acting career was derailed when he was blacklisted during the 1950s after being exposed as a Communist Party member during the House Un-American Activities Committee hearings...
4. Oscar Wilde Oscar Wilde Writer, Dorian Gray A gifted poet, playwright and wit, Oscar Wilde was a phenomenon in 19th-century England. He was illustrious for preaching the importance of style in life and art, and of attacking Victorian narrow-mindedness. Wilde was born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1854. He studied at Trinity College in Dublin before leaving the country to study at Oxford University in England when he was in his early 20s...
5. Ernst Lubitsch Ernst Lubitsch Director, To Be or Not to Be From Ernst Lubitsch's experiences in Sophien Gymnasium (high school) theater, he decided to leave school at the age of 16 and pursue a career on the stage. He had to compromise with his father and keep the account books for the family tailor business while he acted in cabarets and music halls at night...
6. Zeppo Marx Zeppo Marx Actor, Duck Soup When Milton "Gummo" Marx left the troupe of brothers early in their vaudeville days to become a manufacturer, Zeppo, the youngest of the five Marx Brothers, joined the troupe as the new Marx Brother. Zeppo was the least zany of the quartet and would play the straight man to the other brothers. After doing five movies (Duck Soup was the last)...
7. Jean Parker Jean Parker Actress, The Flying Deuces Jean Parker was born Lois Mae Green in Deer Lodge, Montana, in 1915. Her father was Lewis Green, a gunsmith and hunter, and her mother was Melvina Burch, one of 18 children of a pioneer family that came to Deer Lodge from Missouri and Iowa. Jean's maternal grandfather was a Presbyterian minister. She was an accomplished gymnast and dancer...
8. Joyce Grenfell Joyce Grenfell Actress, The Americanization of Emily Toothy Britisher Joyce Grenfell with her stark, equine features charmed and humored audiences both here and abroad on radio, stage, revues, film and TV for nearly four decades. Lovingly remembered as a delightfully witty monologist and raconteur, she inherited her bold talents from her eccentric socialite mother...
9. Chris Rebello Chris Rebello Actor, Jaws
10. Dolores Mantez Dolores Mantez Actress, The Cat with Ten Lives
11. Paul Naschy Paul Naschy Actor, Night of the Werewolf Paul Naschy reigns supreme as the true king of Spanish horror cinema. He was born Jacinto Molina Alvarez on September 6, 1934, in Madrid, Spain. His father ran a successful fur business. Naschy grew up during the Spanish Civil War, and sought escape from the real-life horrors around him in adventure...
12. Buck Jones Buck Jones Actor, The Gunman from Bodie Buck Jones was one of the greatest of the "B" western stars. Although born in Indiana, Jones reportedly (but disputedly) grew up on a ranch near Red Rock in Indian Territory (now Oklahoma), and there learned the riding and shooting skills that would stand him in good stead as a hero of Westerns. He...
13. Eric Thompson Eric Thompson Actor, Pollux et le chat bleu
14. Evel Knievel Evel Knievel Self, Viva Knievel!
15. Robert H. Harris Robert H. Harris Actor, How to Make a Monster
16. Michael Witney Michael Witney Actor, Darling Lili
17. Philip Sterling Philip Sterling Actor, Guiding Light
18. Jean Kent Jean Kent Actress, The Browning Version The beautiful Jean Kent was the only child of variety performers Norman Field and Nina Norre in Brixton, London. She began as a dancer on stage in 1931 at the of 10. In 1934 using the name Jane Carr she appeared as a chorus girl at the Windmill theatre in London's West End. In the mid 1940's she began...
19. Ted Sorel Ted Sorel Actor, Guiding Light
20. Ruth Clifford Ruth Clifford Actress, Wagon Master American actress, originally of leading roles, whose career lasted from silent days into the television era. A native of Rhode Island, she attended St. Mary's Seminary in Narragansett, Rhode Island, then, following her mother's death in 1911, came to Los Angeles as a teenager to live with her actress aunt...
21. Adrian Morris Adrian Morris Actor, The Grapes of Wrath
22. Verna Fields Verna Fields Sound Department, El Cid
23. Terence Rattigan Terence Rattigan Writer, Separate Tables Terence Mervyn Rattigan was born on June 10, 1911, in London, the son of a career diplomat and serial philanderer whose indiscretions resulted in his being cashiered by the Foreign Office. As a member of the lower upper-middle class in the inter-war period, the young Rattigan received a first-rate education at Harrow and Trinity College...
24. Bruce Yarnell Bruce Yarnell Actor, Irma la Douce
25. Earl Bellamy Earl Bellamy Director, Seven Alone Directed more than 1,600 episodes of television. Graduated from Hollywood High School in 1935 and got a job as a messenger at Columbia Studios, working his way up to second assistant director by 1939. Served in the U.S. Navy's photographic unit near the end of World War II.
26. Martha Mansfield Martha Mansfield Actress, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Stunning silent screen actress Martha Mansfield was a musical comedy star in New York City by the time she entered films in 1916 for Max Linder. Before long she advanced to second leads in features, including the role of Millicent Carew in the John Barrymore starrer Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, which to this day remains her best known...
27. Paul Crouch Paul Crouch Self, Episode dated 30 July 2013 Flamboyant televangelist Paul Crouch first gained notoriety as the founder of the "Trinity Broadcasting Network" (TBN), an evangelical/charismatic Christian television network, on which he and his wife, Jan Crouch, had their own religious (but very controversial among conservative evangelicals) talk show called Praise the Lord...
28. Fritz Rasp Fritz Rasp Actor, Metropolis Fritz Heinrich Rasp was the thirteenth child of a county surveyor. He was schooled from 1908-1909 at the Theaterschule Otto Königin in Munich where, due to a speech impediment, Rasp developed a Frankish dialect. Rasp debuted on the stage in 1909, as Amandus in Max Halbe's "Skandalstück Jugend" as the Münchner Schauspielhaus...
29. William Roerick William Roerick Actor, Guiding Light
30. Charles Cane Charles Cane Actor, The Killing
31. Françoise Prévost Françoise Prévost Actress, Spirits of the Dead
32. Yuriy Yakovlev Yuriy Yakovlev Actor, Ivan Vasilievich: Back to the Future Yuri Yakovlev is a popular Russian actor best known for his roles in Soviet comedies 'Ironiya sydby', Ivan Vasilevich', and Kin-dza-dza!. He was born Yuri Vasilevich Yakovlev on April 25, 1928, in Moscow, Soviet Union. His father, Vasili Vasilevich Yakovlev, was a layer, and his mother, Olga Mikhailovna Ivanova...
33. Til Kiwe Til Kiwe Actor, The Great Escape Til Kiwe did in real life what several actors played in The Great Escape. Kiwe was a German paratrooper officer, captured in North Africa in 1943, who made several escape attempts from an American POW camp in Colorado. Once, having dyed his uniform with brown vegetable juice, he made it as far as St Louis by train before being recaptured...
34. Ulrich Wildgruber Ulrich Wildgruber Actor, The Inheritors
35. Perry Henzell Perry Henzell Director, The Harder They Come
36. Sarina C. Grant Sarina C. Grant Actress, Candyman
37. Fred F. Sears Fred F. Sears Director, Earth vs. the Flying Saucers A graduate of Boston College, Fred F. Sears got his show-business start in regional theater, where he was an actor, director and producer. He started "little theater" groups and was a drama instructor at Southwestern University when Columbia Pictures hired him as a dialogue director. He also worked in front of the cameras...
38. Allen Joseph Allen Joseph Actor, Eraserhead
39. Guy Debord Guy Debord Writer, La société du spectacle
40. Mary Adams Mary Adams Actress, Executive Suite
41. Glyn Dearman Glyn Dearman Actor, A Christmas Carol
42. Ahmet Ulucay Ahmet Ulucay Director, Boats Out of Watermelon Rinds
43. Howard Goodman Howard Goodman Self, When All God's Singers Get Home
44. Joni Richards Joni Richards Thanks, Saying Goodbye
45. Edward H. Feldman Edward H. Feldman Producer, The Andros Targets
46. Compton MacKenzie Compton MacKenzie Writer, Whisky Galore
47. Jorge Donn Jorge Donn Actor, Bolero
48. Francesco Gabriele Francesco Gabriele Actor, The Passion of the Christ
49. George F. Marion George F. Marion Actor, Anna Christie
50. Nina Ricci Nina Ricci Costume Designer, The Visit
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