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1. Billy Barty Billy Barty Actor, Willow Billy Barty was born William John Bertanzetti on October 25, 1924 in Millsboro, Pennsylvania. He began performing at age three and began making pictures in 1927. He played Mickey Rooney's little brother in the "Mickey McGuire" comedy shorts series. He was equally adept in both comedy and drama, and generally gives an added zest to any production he is associated with...
2. Sebastian Shaw Sebastian Shaw Actor, Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Though primarily a stage actor, Sebastian Shaw appeared in some forty film and television productions from 1930 to 1991. Born on May 29, 1905 in Holt, Norfolk, England, he first appeared on stage as a child in 1913, graduating to lead roles by the late 1920s. It was in 1930 that he made his first film appearance in Caste...
3. Charles Ruggles Charles Ruggles Actor, Bringing Up Baby Charles Ruggles had one of the longest careers in Hollywood, lasting more than 50 years and encompassing more than 100 films. He made his film debut in 1914 in The Patchwork Girl of Oz and worked steadily after that. He was memorably paired with Mary Boland in a series of comedies in the early 1930s, and was one of the standouts in the all-star comedy If I Had a Million...
4. Jack Webb Jack Webb Writer, Adam-12 John Randolph Webb was born in Santa Monica, California, to Margaret (Smith) and Samuel Chester Webb. His father left home before he was born; Webb would never know him. He was raised by his mother and maternal grandmother in dire poverty that preceded the Depression. Making things worse, Webb suffered from acute asthma from age six until adulthood...
5. Patric Knowles Patric Knowles Actor, The Adventures of Robin Hood Fourteen-year-old Reginald Lawrence Knowles was being readied to take his place with other relatives in the family bookbinding business (in Leeds) when he ran off to become an actor. He was inevitably brought back home, but he made good his second escape a few years later - his willful Knowles Yorkshire origin would not be denied...
6. Kaaren Verne Kaaren Verne Actress, Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon Berlin-born actress Kaaren Verne (sometimes billed as Karen) was born Ingeborg Catherine Marie Rose Klinkerfuss in 1918. Originally a stage actress and member of the Berlin State Theatre, she and her first husband, Arthur Young, fled their homeland in 1938. She began her career in England as a model and eventually signed with 20th Century-Fox for films...
7. Lois Hamilton Lois Hamilton Self, Card Sharks Lois Hamilton (Areno) personified a new wave of actresses who built careers on both beauty and brains. Lois attend Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennslyvannia, and the University of Florence in Florence, Italy, where she received degrees in Psychology and Fine Arts. As a top Ford model in the late 1970s...
8. Denise Darcel Denise Darcel Self, Gamble on Love Hollywood has always welcomed with open arms exotic, sexy imports to its gallery of glamour girls and serious actresses; look at how Greta Garbo, Ingrid Bergman, Marlene Dietrich and Sophia Loren have been embraced. Buxom and alluring French siren Denise Darcel fell into the secondary ranks of thick-accented...
9. James Ellison James Ellison Actor, I Walked with a Zombie American light leading man, primarily of Westerns, James Ellison was born James Ellison Smith in Guthrie Center, Iowa, in 1910. He grew up on a ranch in Valier, Montana, where he learned the skills that would stand him in good stead as a movie cowboy. His family moved to Los Angeles when he was a young man...
10. David Manners David Manners Actor, Dracula Distantly related to Princess Diana on his mother's side, Nova Scotia-born actor David Manners, nee Rauff de Ryther Daun Acklom, came from well-to-do stock. His father ran the prestigious Tower Road boys' school Harrow House and later became a literary advisor for E.P. Dutton Publishing Co. in New York...
11. Evelyn Ward Evelyn Ward Actress, The Big Brain
12. Jeremy Lloyd Jeremy Lloyd Writer, 'Allo 'Allo!
13. Tyler MacDuff Tyler MacDuff Actor, The Bounty Hunter
14. Michael Kidd Michael Kidd Miscellaneous Crew, Hello, Dolly! Lithe, diminutive and unimposing, Michael Kidd never asked a dancer to perform a step or move he himself could not do. One of Broadway's and Hollywood's most distinguished, inventive and gifted choreographers, it was not uncommon to remember his expert dance sequences above all else. After all, who can forget the rousing barnstorming dance in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers...
15. George DeNormand George DeNormand Actor, The Gay Amigo
16. Michael Walker Michael Walker Actor, Hell's Belles Actor in occasional films.
17. Kim Parker Kim Parker Actress, Fiend Without a Face
18. Victor Borge Victor Borge Self, Wolf Trap Presents Victor Borge: An 80th Birthday Celebration Pianist, composer, songwriter, entertainer and actor, educated at Borgerdydskolen and the Conservatory of Copenhagen. He studied with Egon Petri and Frederic Lammond. His concert career began in 1922, and he performed in a musical revue in 1934, and in films by 1937. Arriving in the US in 1940, he made his American radio debut on the Bing Crosby show...
19. Tyrone Power Sr. Tyrone Power Sr. Actor, Where Are My Children? Frederick Tyrone Power was born in London, England, the son of concert pianist Harold Littledale Power and stage actress Ethel Lavenu, and the grandson of famed Irish actor Tyrone Power (1795-1841). He was educated at Dulwich College. His family emigrated to the U.S. and he was sent to Florida to work as a citrus farmer...
20. Tony Wager Tony Wager Actor, Great Expectations
21. Charlie Drake Charlie Drake Actor, The Worker
22. Gino Corrado Gino Corrado Actor, Paradise Canyon
23. Stanley Cortez Stanley Cortez Cinematographer, The Night of the Hunter Stanley Cortez was born Samuel Krantz in New York City, New York, the son of Sarah (Lefkowitz) and Moses/Morris Krantz, Austrian Jewish immigrants. His famous actor brother, born Jacob Krantz, changed his name to Ricardo Cortez in order to acquire a more suitably romantic Hollywood image, and Stanley also changed his name...
24. Blanche Friderici Blanche Friderici Actress, It Happened One Night
25. K. Balachander K. Balachander Director, Rudra Veena
26. Ernest B. Schoedsack Ernest B. Schoedsack Director, The Most Dangerous Game
27. Jeff Pollack Jeff Pollack Writer, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
28. Charles Victor Charles Victor Actor, The Prince and the Showgirl
29. Mike Elliot Mike Elliot Actor, Billy Elliot
30. Diane Bull Diane Bull Actress, Sitting Pretty
31. Mark Everett Mark Everett Actor, Pee-wee's Big Adventure
32. Joey Boots Joey Boots Camera and Electrical Department, Howard Stern on Demand
33. Frank Whitbeck Frank Whitbeck Actor, Forecast
34. Nora Dunfee Nora Dunfee Actress, Forrest Gump Dialect coach and actress on Broadway and in film, best known for her performance as the Elderly Southern Lady on the bench with Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump, Dunfee began her professional career at the Ogunquit Playhouse in 1939 where she was discovered by Sinclair Lewis, author of the American...
35. Noor Jehan Noor Jehan Music Department, Chungking Express Lata Mangeshkar commented on Noor Jehan's vocal range that Noor Jehan could sing as low and as high as she wanted and that the quality of her voice always remained the same.Noor Jehan made great efforts to attend 'Mehfils'(live concerts)of Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Roshanara Begum and Ustad Salamat...
36. Pierre Chenal Pierre Chenal Director, Crime and Punishment
37. Luis Alberni Luis Alberni Actor, The Lady Eve Spanish character actor Luis Alberni was born on the date of October 4, 1886 in Cataluna Barcelona, Spain. His mother's maiden name was Malo, and father Judge John Alberni. Luis attended the University of Madrid and majored in Law. Bored with the prospects of long winded trials, he ran away from home and joined a traveling circus in the south of France as a clown...
38. Louise Bundy Louise Bundy On November 24, 1946, Eleanor Louise Cowell gave birth to a boy at the Elizabeth Lund Home For Unwed Mothers in Burlington, Vermont, and named him Theodore Robert Cowell. Raised to believe that Louise was his sister, Ted would grow up confused about the exact nature of their relationship. He learned the truth years later when he returned to Vermont to search his birth records...
39. Rick Cassidy Rick Cassidy Actor, Fantasm Comes Again
40. Chuck Patterson Chuck Patterson Actor, Hair
41. Frank Orsatti Frank Orsatti Stunts, The Terminator Stuntman and actor Frank Harry Orsatti was born on February 26, 1942 in Los Angeles, California. The son of St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Ernie Orsatti and opera singer Inez Gorman, Frank was also drafted into the Cardinals, but an injury during training prevented him from playing. Orsatti subsequently joined the Merchant Marines and worked on freighters for ten years...
42. Richard Morgan Richard Morgan Actor, Phar Lap
43. Livio Lorenzon Livio Lorenzon Actor, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Brother of Gianni Solaro.
44. Paula Stone Paula Stone Actress, Hop-a-Long Cassidy
45. Richard Irving Richard Irving Director, State Trooper
46. David J. Stewart David J. Stewart Actor, Murder, Inc.
47. Donald Foster Donald Foster Actor, Hazel
48. Jeff Alexander Jeff Alexander Composer, Julia Composer, author, conductor and arranger. He was educated at the Becker Conservatory, and studied under Edmund Ross and Joseph Schillinger. For his work on "The Seeing Eye", he was presented with the New York International Film Fest Award. He joined ASCAP in 1952, and his chief musical collaborators included Jack Brooks and Larry Orenstein...
49. Burt Brandon Burt Brandon Actor, Three Wise Boys
50. Oscar Peterson Oscar Peterson Soundtrack, John Wick: Chapter 2 Oscar Peterson, the famous jazz musician, started his recording career in the mid 40s with records for RCA. As member of the group "Jazz at the Philharmonic" he started touring in the 50s and continued until late in the 60s. During this time he made also numerous recordings for various labels. He has recorded with the great jazz legends such as Louis Armstrong...
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