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1. Marisa Mell Marisa Mell Actress, Danger: Diabolik
2. Margaret Hamilton Margaret Hamilton Actress, The Wizard of Oz Margaret Hamilton was Born December 9, 1902 in Cleveland, Ohio to Jennie and Walter Hamilton. She later attended Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and practiced acting doing children's theater while a Junior League of Cleveland member. Margaret had already built her resume with several performances in film before she came to her most memorable and astronomically successful role...
3. Sammy Davis Jr. Sammy Davis Jr. Self, That's Dancing! Sammy Davis Jr. was often billed as the "greatest living entertainer in the world". He was born in Harlem, Manhattan, the son of dancer Elvera Davis (née Sanchez) and vaudeville star Sammy Davis Sr.. His father was African-American and his mother was of Puerto Rican ancestry. Davis Jr. was known as someone who could do it all--sing...
4. Andy Kaufman Andy Kaufman Actor, Taxi Referred to by some as a dadaistic comedian, Andy Kaufman took comedy and performance art to the edges of irrationality and blurred the dividing line between reality and imagination. Born in New York City on January 17, 1949, the first son of Stanley and Janice Kaufman, Andy grew up on New York in the town of Great Neck...
5. Jim Henson Jim Henson Actor, The Dark Crystal Jim Henson never thought that he would make a name of himself in puppetry; it was merely a way of getting himself on television. The vehicle that achieved it was Sam and Friends, a late-night puppet show that was on after the 11:00 news in Washington DC. It proved to be very popular and inspired Jim to continue using puppets for his work...
6. Marika Rökk Marika Rökk Actress, Die Frau meiner Träume Marika Rokk was born in Cairo on the 3rd of November 1913. As a child she moved to Hungary. In Paris at the Moulin Rouge she started her career as a dancer, soon moving on to Broadway New York City, USA. She made her first films Why Sailors Leave Home in London, & also Kiss Me Sergeant in London, U.K. After that she made 2 very fine films in Hungary, her home...
7. Edward Hardwicke Edward Hardwicke Actor, Elizabeth
8. Paul Shane Paul Shane Actor, You Rang, M'Lord?
9. Ronnie James Dio Ronnie James Dio Actor, Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny How many rock stars can brag about recording and touring consistently in six different decades? That's just one of the many claims to fame enjoyed by Ronnie James Dio. Born on July 10, 1942, this Cortland, New York native began his recording career back in 1958. Even back then, the seeds of Ronnie James Dio's future musical excesses had already been sown...
10. Dorothy Van Dorothy Van Writer, Mama's Family A native of Moline, Illinois she was the daughter of a post office worker and Depression era housewife. She started her career as a stage actress in 1946 despite her fathers objections and later emerged as an actress and writer for television in the 1980s situation comedy "Mama's Family" in the role of Aunt Effie Harper.
11. Jorge Porcel Jorge Porcel Actor, Carlito's Way
12. June Lang June Lang Actress, Wee Willie Winkie This approachable blue-eyed blonde with a striking, open-faced beauty had a very encouraging career going for her in 30s Hollywood but extenuating circumstances hurt her chances in the long run. In less than a decade and a half June Lang was out of pictures altogether (after appearing in over 30) and therein was glimpsed here and there on TV and commercials until her full retirement...
13. Peter Ortiz Peter Ortiz Actor, Rio Grande
14. Eliot Ness Eliot Ness Writer, The Untouchables Eliot Ness was born in 1903 to Pete and Emma Ness. Pete was a baker. Eliot wrote the book "The Untouchables", but died just before it was published.
15. José Calvo José Calvo Actor, A Fistful of Dollars
16. Julia Meade Julia Meade Actress, Pillow Talk
17. Michael Findlay Michael Findlay Director, The Touch of Her Flesh Film-maker Michael Findlay was killed in a helicopter accident on the roof of the (then) Pan Am Building in New York city. On his way to John F Kennedy airport to connect with a Paris-bound flight, Findlay was planning to demonstrate his new 3-D camera to potential backers in France. Findlay and three other passengers were about to board the helicopter when its landing support collapsed...
18. Lidia Biondi Lidia Biondi Actress, Letters to Juliet
19. Doug Dillard Doug Dillard Actor, Popeye Banjoist (The Dillards), composer and musician often seen on television and heard on records. Educated in college, and a member of ASCAP since 1963, he composed the popular songs "Doug's Tune" and "Hickory Holler". His chief musical collaborators have included Dean Webb, Mitchell Jayne, and Rodney Dillard.
20. Alain Cuny Alain Cuny Actor, La Dolce Vita Alain Cuny went to medical school with the intention of becoming a physician, but left to attend an arts school in Paris and became a painter. He entered the film industry as a costume and set designer for such directors as Alberto Cavalcanti and Jacques Feyder, all the time attending acting school. In the late 1930s he began acting professionally...
21. Giuseppe De Santis Giuseppe De Santis Writer, Bitter Rice
22. Django Reinhardt Django Reinhardt Soundtrack, The Matrix
23. Joe Baker Joe Baker Actor, Dumb & Dumber The son of British vaudevillians, Joe Baker performed pantomime and stand-up in London clubs and cabarets, and acted in such West End stage shows as "Joey, Joey" and "The Great Grimaldi". He starred in his own BBC-TV shows. "The Joe Baker Show", "Baker's Half Dozen", "My Man Joe", and was a favourite of Prince Charles on the children's show...
24. Charles Simon Charles Simon Actor, Shadowlands
25. James Agee James Agee Writer, The African Queen James Agee, Pulitzer Prize winning author, was born in Knoxville in 1909. The intense writer was to enjoy little real success in his lifetime, but after death won accolades. In 1958 he won the Pulitzer Prize in fiction for his uncompleted biographical novel A Death in the Family. Agee also wrote the...
26. Jean Durand Jean Durand Actor, The House on Skull Mountain
27. Robert Florey Robert Florey Director, Four Star Playhouse Robert Florey became infatuated with Hollywood while in his teens. By the time he set off for America in the early 1920s he had written articles on film for Cinemagazine, La Cinematographie Francaise and Le Technicien du Film, acted and directed one-reel shorts in Switzerland and worked as an assistant for Louis Feuillade at his studio in Nice...
28. John Brown John Brown Actor, Strangers on a Train
29. Charles Perrault Charles Perrault Writer, Shrek 2
30. Wally West Wally West Actor, Desert Mesa
31. Lola Flores Lola Flores Self, Sabor a Lolas Since very young she is famous as a dancer and singer of andalusian folklore. In 1939 she debuts in cinema in the role of a gipsy. Her greatest success is in folklore shows with Manolo Caracol as artistic partner till 1951. She marries in 1958 to the guitarrist Antonio González "El Pescaílla".
32. Frosty Royce Frosty Royce Actor, Prairie Gunsmoke
33. Takahiro Tamura Takahiro Tamura Actor, Tora! Tora! Tora!
34. Brixton Karnes Brixton Karnes Actor, Team Knight Rider
35. Philip Barry Jr. Philip Barry Jr. Producer, Friendly Fire
36. Hans Terofal Hans Terofal Actor, Wenn Ludwig ins Manöver zieht
37. Sidney Hickox Sidney Hickox Cinematographer, The Andy Griffith Show Hickox started out as assistant cameraman at the Manhattan Biograph Studios in 1915, followed by two years of wartime photographic work with the U.S. Naval Air Service. He joined First National after 1919, graduating to director of photography by 1927. When Warner Brothers absorbed that company in 1930...
38. Irwin Shaw Irwin Shaw Writer, The Young Lions
39. June Taylor June Taylor Miscellaneous Crew, Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine
40. John Jordan John Jordan Camera and Electrical Department, You Only Live Twice
41. Theodore Gershuny Theodore Gershuny Writer, Silent Night, Bloody Night
42. Luis Aldás Luis Aldás Actor, La devoradora
43. François Maistre François Maistre Actor, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie
44. Hilkka Helinä Hilkka Helinä Actress, Ryysyrannan Jooseppi
45. Michael McAloney Michael McAloney Actor, Desperate Characters
46. Sandy Howard Sandy Howard Producer, A Man Called Horse Prolific producer Sandy Howard was born in the Bronx, New York on August 1, 1927. Soon afterwards his parents moved to Yonkers, where he spent his early childhood harboring dreams to set the world on fire. He broke into show business as a teenager, working as a publicist for Broadway shows for Lee Solters...
47. Sammy Brooks Sammy Brooks Actor, Bumping Into Broadway Sammy Brooks a very short comic performers born Samuel Rockenberg in New York in 1891, began his career in the vaudeville in the early 1910's, appeared as a character or bit parts in many comedy films, first working for Hal Roach in the Lonesome Luke comedies starring Harold Lloyd in 1916-17, also appeared in many westerns...
48. Dean Potter Dean Potter Self, Am Limit
49. Frank Jameson Frank Jameson Self, Tattletales
50. Fred Hellmich Fred Hellmich Animation Department, Heavy Metal
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