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1. Greer Garson Greer Garson Actress, Mrs. Miniver Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson was born on September 29, 1904 in London, England, to Nancy Sophia (Greer) and George Garson, a commercial clerk. She was of Scottish and Ulster-Scots descent. Her childhood was a normal if not non-descript life. Greer showed no early signs of interest in becoming an actress...
2. Mickey Rooney Mickey Rooney Actor, The Fox and the Hound Mickey Rooney was born Joe Yule Jr. on September 23, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York. He first took the stage as a toddler in his parents vaudeville act at 17 months old. He made his first film appearance in 1926. The following year, he played the lead character in the first Mickey McGuire short film. It was in this popular film series that he took the stage name Mickey Rooney...
3. James Best James Best Actor, The Killer Shrews American character actor and teacher. Born Jules Guy in Powderly, Kentucky, on July 26, 1926, he was orphaned at three and adopted by Armen and Essa Best, who re-named him James K. Best and raised him in Corydon, Indiana. Following high school he worked briefly as a metalworker before joining the Army during World War II in July 1944...
4. Corin Redgrave Corin Redgrave Actor, Four Weddings and a Funeral Corin Redgrave, a towering, award-winning force on the British stage but a lesser universally recognized third-generation scion of the acting dynasty, was the reddish-haired middle brother of his more internationally famous sisters, Vanessa Redgrave and Lynn Redgrave who achieved widespread celebrity during their course of work on the American stage, film and TV...
5. Nobu McCarthy Nobu McCarthy Actress, Pacific Heights Lovely, demure actress Nobu McCarthy, born Nobu Atsumi in Ottawa Canada, was raised in Japan and studied ballet. A modeling career eventually led to her winning the "Miss Tokyo" beauty title. She married a US serviceman and returned to the States in 1955. Discovered by a talent agent, she made a gentle...
6. Isaac Asimov Isaac Asimov Writer, Bicentennial Man Isaac Asimov was born Isaak Judah Ozimov, on January 2, 1920, in Petrovichi shtetl, near Smolensk, Russia. He was the oldest of three children. His father, named Judah Ozimov, and his mother, named Anna Rachel Ozimov (nee Berman), were Orthodox Jews. Ozimov family were millers (the name Ozimov comes from the eponymous sort of wheat in Russian)...
7. Ben Powers Ben Powers Actor, Cheech and Chong's Next Movie
8. Mary Anderson Mary Anderson Actress, Gone with the Wind
9. Bigas Luna Bigas Luna Writer, Jamón, Jamón
10. Tammy Wynette Tammy Wynette Soundtrack, Sleepless in Seattle Tammy once said: "I spent 15 minutes writing ["Stand by Your Man"], and a lifetime defending it". She was born Virginia Wynette Pugh on May 5, 1942, on her grandfather's cotton farm in Itawamba County, Mississippi. Tammy picked cotton as a child, and as a young woman worked as a waitress, a doctor's receptionist...
11. James Aubrey James Aubrey Actor, Lord of the Flies
12. Eddie Carroll Eddie Carroll Actor, Mickey's Christmas Carol
13. Susan French Susan French Actress, Somewhere in Time
14. David Bloom David Bloom Self, Dateline NBC
15. Wendy O. Williams Wendy O. Williams Actress, Reform School Girls
16. Salvatore Corsitto Salvatore Corsitto Actor, The Godfather
17. Skip O'Brien Skip O'Brien Actor, Liar Liar
18. Julia Faye Julia Faye Actress, The Ten Commandments Julia Faye's career is inextricably linked to director Cecil B. DeMille. He was her mentor, while she was for many years his mistress (a liaison which was tolerated by De Mille's long-suffering wife Constance Adams). Julia was born in Richmond, Virginia, of French-American parentage. She had a Southern drawl which she never lost...
19. Luigi Comencini Luigi Comencini Director, Looking for Jesus
20. Igor Stravinsky Igor Stravinsky Soundtrack, Rise of the Guardians Igor Stravinsky's father was a singer at the opera, and thus Stravinsky became a student of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov after a short stint as a law student. Very much influenced by Russian composers, only his sponsor Sergei Diaghilev in Paris was able to convince him to try new styles of ballet, e.g. "Le sacre du printemps"...
21. Norman Tokar Norman Tokar Director, The Cat from Outer Space
22. Dennis Cross Dennis Cross Actor, The Sticking Season
23. Marion Eaton Marion Eaton Actress, The Whole Wide World
24. Prince Rainier of Monaco Prince Rainier of Monaco Self, Rainier de Monaco, S.A.S. ou P.-D.G. Born the sole heir to the throne of the nation of Monaco, Prince Rainier lived his life by duty. The son of Charlotte Grimaldi, the illegitimate daughter of Monaco's Prince Louis, Rainier was the aging Monarch's only grandson and was therefore invested as his heir. He knew the constraints of duty immediately - as he was sole heir...
25. John Clements John Clements Actor, Gandhi John Clements hailed from southern England and was educated at St Paul's School in London and St John's College, Cambridge. His acting aspiration prompted his first stage appearance at the Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith in 1930 in the play "Out of the Blue". Through the 1930s, he continued to develop his acting skills touring with the Ben Greet Company...
26. José Antonio de la Loma José Antonio de la Loma Writer, Golpe de mano (Explosión)
27. Ivan Setta Ivan Setta Actor, As Aventuras Amorosas de Um Padeiro
28. Alfred Steele Alfred Steele Uncategorised
29. Silvia Derbez Silvia Derbez Actress, Con quién andan nuestras hijas
30. Mohamad Ali Fardin Mohamad Ali Fardin Actor, Bar faraz-e asemanha
31. Virginia Hammond Virginia Hammond Actress, Romeo and Juliet
32. Rosalind Ivan Rosalind Ivan Actress, Scarlet Street Character actress in some 14 US films from 1944 to 1954.
33. Seymour Hicks Seymour Hicks Actor, Scrooge Seymour Hicks was an extremely successful actor and theatrical impresario who flourished from the late 19th century into the 1930s. He was best remembered for his portrayal of Ebenezer Scrooge in Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol". Born on January 30, 1871 on the Isle of Jersey, he first trod the boards as a professional at the age of sixteen...
34. Oscar O'Shea Oscar O'Shea Actor, Captains Courageous
35. Mara Lynn Mara Lynn Actress, Let's Make Love
36. Carsten Byhring Carsten Byhring Actor, Olsen-banden Norwegian veteran actor of both stage, TV and cinema. Debuted on the revue stage in 1941 at Oslo's Søilen Teater. An employee of the legendary Norwegian revue theatre Chat Noir from 1947 to 1959. A great flair for drama but most noted for making the field of comedy his speciality. Giving several classic...
37. John Collier John Collier Writer, Sylvia Scarlett British novelist, poet and occasional screenwriter, John Henry Noyes Collier was best known as the author of macabre or bizarre short stories with trick endings, akin to those of Roald Dahl. The most widely read of these were published under the title "Fancies and Goodnights" in 1951, winning Collier the inaugural International Fantasy Award and an Edgar from the Mystery Writers of America...
38. Thomas Kinkade Thomas Kinkade Producer, Thomas Kinkade's Christmas Cottage
39. Ray Charles Ray Charles Music Department, Funny Lady Composer, conductor, songwriter and arranger, and the director of the Ray Charles Singers. He joined ASCAP in 1954, and has made many records.
40. Eddie Dew Eddie Dew Actor, Abraham: A Man of Faith
41. Leo the Dog Leo the Dog Actor, A Distant Shout of Thunder
42. Isa Crino Isa Crino Actress, Lilies of the Field
43. K.C. Townsend K.C. Townsend Actress, All That Jazz
44. Kazuo Hasegawa Kazuo Hasegawa Actor, Gate of Hell Born in Kyoto in 1908. His birthplace was a sake brewery in Fushimi called Nagoya. In 1913, at the age of five, he was pushed into playing the role of Kan Shusai in the play Sugawara Denju Tenarai Kagami. This set him on the path to becoming a kabuki actor. Although he worked assiduously on his kabuki acting...
45. Tom Ray Tom Ray Animation Department, Mrs. Doubtfire
46. Sujatha Sujatha Actress, Attagasam
47. Sherry Hall Sherry Hall Actor, The Prowler
48. Keith Pyott Keith Pyott Actor, Chimes at Midnight
49. Ernesto Molinari Ernesto Molinari Actor, Lucy's Italian Movie
50. Vici Raaf Vici Raaf Actress, Squad Car
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