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1. Jo Van Fleet Jo Van Fleet Actress, Cool Hand Luke Jo Van Fleet was born on December 30, 1914 in Oakland, California. She established herself as a notable dramatic actress on Broadway over several years, winning a Tony Award in 1954 for her skill in a difficult role, playing an unsympathetic, even abusive character, in Horton Foote's "The Trip to Bountiful" with Lillian Gish and Eva Marie Saint...
2. Christina Grimmie Christina Grimmie Self, Tell My Mama Christina Grimmie was an American actress, singer, song writer, and YouTube sensation. Grimmie is known as 'zeldaxlove64' on YouTube. Grimmie gained recognition after posting covers of popular songs on YouTube. She also placed 2nd Runner up on The Voice. On June 10, 2016, Grimmie was shot three times by 27-year-old Kevin James Loibl of St...
3. Spencer Tracy Spencer Tracy Actor, Judgment at Nuremberg Spencer Tracy was born four years after his brother Carroll to truck salesman John Edward and Caroline Brown Tracy. He attended Marquette Academy along with Pat O'Brien and the two left school to enlist in the Navy at the start of World War I. He was still at Norfolk Navy Yard in Virginia at the end of the war...
4. Rainer Werner Fassbinder Rainer Werner Fassbinder Writer, The Marriage of Maria Braun Above all, Rainer Werner Fassbinder was a rebel whose life and art was marked by gross contradiction. Openly homosexual, he married twice; one of his wives acted in his films and the other served as his editor. Accused variously by detractors of being anticommunist, male chauvinist, antiSemitic and even antigay...
5. Elizabeth Hartman Elizabeth Hartman Actress, The Secret of NIMH This slender, striking, red-haired, freckle-faced American leading lady, a Carnegie-Tech student in the 60s, made a stunning, sensitive film debut as the blind, abused, uneducated white girl who falls in love with compassionate Sidney Poitier in the racially-charged drama A Patch of Blue. That glorious performance earned Elizabeth a Golden Globe award...
6. Michael Rennie Michael Rennie Actor, The Day the Earth Stood Still The British actor Michael Rennie worked as a car salesman and factory manager before he turned to acting. A meeting with a Gaumont-British Studios casting director led to Rennie's first acting job - that of stand-in for Robert Young in Secret Agent directed by Alfred Hitchcock. He put his film career on hold for a few years to get some acting experience on the stage...
7. Ray Charles Ray Charles Music Department, Ray A tragic fate may have given this visionary a heightened sensitivity, perception, awareness, even expansion to his obvious musical gifts that he may have never touched upon had he not suffered from his physical affliction. Whatever it was, Ray Charles revolutionized American music and was catapulted to legendary status by the time he died in Beverly Hills at age 73...
8. Richard Webb Richard Webb Actor, Captain Midnight
9. Jenny Maxwell Jenny Maxwell Actress, Blue Hawaii
10. George Chandler George Chandler Actor, Every Which Way But Loose After military service during the First World War, Chandler studied at the University of Illinois, financing his studies by playing jazz violin in a band. During the early 1920's, he returned to the vaudeville circuit and began in films from 1928. Most of his early efforts were short one- and two-reel comedies...
11. Steve Sanders Steve Sanders Actor, Hurry Sundown
12. Valentin de Vargas Valentin de Vargas Actor, Touch of Evil
13. Richard Quine Richard Quine Director, Bell Book and Candle
14. Helle Virkner Helle Virkner Actress, Huset på Christianshavn
15. Furankî Sakai Furankî Sakai Actor, Shogun
16. Robert Chartoff Robert Chartoff Producer, Rocky
17. David Ellison David Ellison Actor, Juliet Bravo
18. Tenniel Evans Tenniel Evans Actor, 10 Rillington Place Tenniel Evans briefly attended the British Army officer training centre Sandhurst (1945-1946). He studied German and economics at St. Andrews University (1946-1949). He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (1949-1951) and acted on stage from 1951, although he also had an in-between job as a private school teacher near Northampton...
19. Bruno Lawrence Bruno Lawrence Actor, The Quiet Earth His diverse talents made this New Zealander a cult icon in his relatively short life. Born in Brighton, England, Bruno Lawrence (real name David Lawrence) settled in New Zealand as a pre-schooler and developed an early interest in the drums. He formed a dixie-land band at age 15 and made the various school and church dance rounds where he picked up the nickname Bruno...
20. Louis L'Amour Louis L'Amour Writer, Hondo
21. Patricia Jessel Patricia Jessel Actress, The City of the Dead
22. Jeevan Jeevan Actor, Amar Akbar Anthony
23. Carol Stone Carol Stone Actress, The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp
24. Celia Travers Celia Travers Actress, Mrs. Parkington
25. Chingiz Aitmatov Chingiz Aitmatov Writer, Selvi Boylum Al Yazmalim Chingiz Aitmatov was a Russian-Kyrgyz writer and statesman known for such films as Pervyy uchitel, The Girl with the Red Scarf and Jamila. He was born Chingiz Torekulovich Aitmatov on December 12, 1928, in Kirgizia, Soviet Union. His family was bilingual, Russian-Kyrgyz. His father, Torekul Aitmatov...
26. Melanie York Melanie York Actress, Queen for a Day
27. Frank Lawton Frank Lawton Actor, A Night to Remember
28. Mikki Jamison Mikki Jamison Actress, The Sea Gypsies
29. Art Balinger Art Balinger Actor, The Towering Inferno
30. William Inge William Inge Writer, Splendor in the Grass William (Motter) Inge brought small-town life in the American Midwest to Broadway with four successive dramatic triumphs: "Come Back Little Sheba" (1950), "Picnic" (1953; Pulitzer Prize), "Bus Stop" (1955) and "The Dark at the Top of the Stairs" (1957). With the exception of his Academy Award-winning screenplay for Splendor in the Grass...
31. John Gotti John Gotti Self, American Justice: Target - Mafia
32. Jean Desailly Jean Desailly Actor, The Soft Skin
33. Les Dawson Les Dawson Self, Blankety Blank
34. Adolph Zukor Adolph Zukor Miscellaneous Crew, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Adolph Zukor's success began with penny arcades, offering moving peepshows that evolved into nickelodeon theaters that offered longer, larger moving pictures. On July 12, 1912, he premiered the first feature-length film, Queen Elizabeth, featuring French actress Sarah Bernhardt that ran for 40 minutes...
35. Vivienne Osborne Vivienne Osborne Actress, Two Seconds
36. Gabrielle Blunt Gabrielle Blunt Actress, Whisky Galore Gabrielle Blunt found theatre and television more productive arenas throughout a career spanning six decades. She starred in the films Whisky Galore and Mad Little Island. In the early 1990s she appeared in a documentary about the film Whisky Galore, which was later included on a DVD release of the original 1949 film...
37. Gerald James Gerald James Actor, The Man with the Golden Gun
38. Ray Daley Ray Daley Actor, The Five Pennies
39. Stanley Lupino Stanley Lupino Actor, Happy
40. Larry Hooper Larry Hooper Self, The Lawrence Welk Show
41. Lewis R. Foster Lewis R. Foster Writer, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Prolific composer, songwriter, author and director, educated at the University of California. He began his directorial and film-writing career in 1920. He also worked as a newspaperman in San Francisco. He joined ASCAP in 1960.
42. Tina Menard Tina Menard Actress, Straight Time
43. Sid Troy Sid Troy Actor, Casablanca
44. Tom Spratley Tom Spratley Actor, Ferris Bueller's Day Off
45. Peter von Zerneck Peter von Zerneck Actor, A Foreign Affair
46. Mimmo Palmara Mimmo Palmara Actor, Le fatiche di Ercole
47. Kalla Pasha Kalla Pasha Actor, On a Summer Day
48. Ernie Flatt Ernie Flatt Miscellaneous Crew, The Carol Burnett Show
49. Juan Bustillo Oro Juan Bustillo Oro Writer, El compadre Mendoza
50. Alice Reinheart Alice Reinheart Actress, Horror Express
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