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1. Tony Jay Tony Jay Actor, Beauty and the Beast
2. Jane Darwell Jane Darwell Actress, The Grapes of Wrath Missouri-born Jane Darwell was the daughter of a railroad president and grew up on a ranch in Missouri. She nursed ambitions to be an opera singer, but put it off because of her father's disapproval (she eventually changed her name to Darwell from the family name of Woodward so as not to "sully" the family name)...
3. H.G. Wells H.G. Wells Writer, War of the Worlds H.G. Wells, born in the London suburb of Bromley in 1866, began his literary career in earnest in 1895 with the publication of his first novel, "The Time Machine." Until this first success his life had been a patchwork of unsatisfactory drapery and chemist apprenticeships that were interrupted by stints as a teacher's assistant...
4. John Bentley John Bentley Actor, Submarine Seahawk
5. Joe E. Ross Joe E. Ross Actor, The Love Bug Gravel-voiced comedian Joe E. ("Oooh! Oooh!") Ross was born in Manhattan and began his career, ironically enough, as a singing waiter in speak-easy clubs. Comedy came into the forefront, however and he steadily built up his image as a stand-up and impressionist, announcing and emceeing at burlesque clubs and various niteries around and about the Schuster circuit out of Chicago in the late 1930s...
6. Julia Child Julia Child Writer, Julie & Julia
7. Owen Wolf Owen Wolf Thanks, Cool Change
8. Charles Macaulay Charles Macaulay Actor, Splash
9. Sherwood Cryer Sherwood Cryer Actor, Urban Cowboy
10. Charles Walters Charles Walters Director, High Society
11. Mickey Mantle Mickey Mantle Self, Safe at Home! Mickey Charles Mantle was born in Spavinaw, Oklahoma, on October 20, 1931, the son of a minor-league player who never made it to the big leagues and named him after Major Leaguer Mickey Cochrane. Mickey's father and grandfather -- who also never made it to the majors -- taught him how to play baseball, but more importantly also taught him how to be a switch-hitter...
12. Edwin Maxwell Edwin Maxwell Actor, His Girl Friday
13. Robert Bailey Robert Bailey Actor, Jitterbugs
14. Sally Gracie Sally Gracie Actress, One Life to Live
15. Helen Mack Helen Mack Actress, His Girl Friday Helen Mack started her career in movies at the age of ten, and by the time she was 13 was performing in vaudeville. Her acting career didn't blossom until the 1930s, when she made a name for herself as one of the movie's best criers. She had many leading roles opposite such actors as Lee Tracy...
16. James W. Gavin James W. Gavin Miscellaneous Crew, Assassins
17. Marion Martin Marion Martin Actress, Boom Town Dubbed "Hollywood's blonde menace," brassy, curvaceous Marion Martin (born Marion Suplee) was the daughter of a well-to-do Bethlehem Steel executive and reared in Main Line society. She attended exclusive schools until the family fortune was wiped out in the stock market crash of 1929. Forced to work...
18. Helen Gurley Brown Helen Gurley Brown Self, Jacqueline Susann
19. Sandra Elaine Allen Sandra Elaine Allen Self, Being Different
20. James Roosevelt James Roosevelt Producer, Pot o' Gold James Roosevelt, the son of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the 32nd president of the United States, and his wife Eleanor Roosevelt, was born on December 23, 1907 in New York City. The oldest son, he was the second of the Roosevelts' six children, only five of whom survived to adulthood; their third child...
21. Clyde Cook Clyde Cook Actor, The Docks of New York Diminutive Australian-born silent comic, the son of an engine driver. Clyde Cook earned his sobriquet, 'The Kangaroo Boy', because of his rubber-limbed elasticity. He had been on stage from the age of six, trained as an acrobatic dancer and performed on the Tivoli circuit in his native country, and...
22. Tim Richmond Tim Richmond Actor, Stroker Ace The inspiration for the movie Days of Thunder, Tim Richmond earned the nickname Hollywood Tim because of his passion to become an actor, a bug that bit him during a cameo appearance in the movie Stroker Ace with Burt Reynolds. But Richmond became most famous for his explosive rise and tragic fall in NASCAR racing...
23. Columba Domínguez Columba Domínguez Actress, Pueblerina
24. Adeline De Walt Reynolds Adeline De Walt Reynolds Actress, Son of Dracula She survived the death of her husband in 1905, the San Francisco earthquake in 1906 and raising four children with no money. In 1926, when she was 64 she became one of the most mature freshman ever to enter the University of California. She graduated 6 years later with her B.A. degree. In 1940 she went to Hollywood...
25. Maurice Mendoza Maurice Mendoza Actor, The Song of Guitardo
26. J. Stuart Blackton J. Stuart Blackton Director, Winsor McCay, the Famous Cartoonist of the N.Y. Herald and His Moving Comics In the US from the age of 10, he first worked as a journalist-illustrator for the New York World. Interviewing Thomas A. Edison, he so impressed the inventor with his drawings that Edison suggested he allow some of them to be photographed by the Kinetograph camera. The result was a short film, Edison Drawn by 'World' Artist...
27. Slobodan Aligrudic Slobodan Aligrudic Actor, Do You Remember Dolly Bell?
28. Brian Adams Brian Adams Actor, WrestleMania IX
29. Robert Johnson Robert Johnson Soundtrack, The Wolf of Wall Street
30. Alan Landsburg Alan Landsburg Producer, Jaws 3-D
31. Antony Marsh Antony Marsh Actor, There's Only One Jimmy Grimble
32. Al Wyatt Sr. Al Wyatt Sr. Stunts, Fast Times at Ridgemont High
33. Arline Anderson Arline Anderson Actress, Slay, Gypsy, Slay
34. Edwin Newman Edwin Newman Self, The Pelican Brief
35. Viktor Tourjansky Viktor Tourjansky Director, Herod the Great Viktor Tourjansky was a Russian film director who emigrated after the communist revolution of 1917, and worked in France, Germany, USA, UK, and Italy. He was born Viacheslav Konstantinovich Turzhanski on March 4, 1891, in Kiev, Ukraine, Russian Empire (now Kiyiv, Ukraine). Studied painting and art history...
36. Patrick Waltz Patrick Waltz Actor, The Sun Sets at Dawn
37. Hugo del Carril Hugo del Carril Actor, Dark River Born in Buenos Aires, Hugo del Carril entered the film industry in a roundabout way--he was originally a popular personality on Argentine radio, and parlayed that into a film career that began in 1936. He was an immediate hit, and developed into one of Argentina's major film stars. He turned to directing in 1949...
38. Argyle Nelson Argyle Nelson Production Manager, Lucy's Italian Movie
39. Paul Kemp Paul Kemp Actor, M
40. John Geering John Geering Animation Department, The BFG
41. Vic Dunlop Vic Dunlop Actor, Breakfast of Aliens
42. Houseley Stevenson Jr. Houseley Stevenson Jr. Production Manager, Walking Tall Character actor and film editor, son of Houseley Stevenson. Like his father and brothers (designer Edward Stevenson and actor Onslow Stevens), trained at the Pasadena Community Playhouse, where he appeared in plays and learn stagecraft. He had a number of small film roles, then drifted into film editing...
43. Geoffrey Wilkinson Geoffrey Wilkinson Actor, Brideshead Revisited
44. David Knowles David Knowles Miscellaneous Crew, The Eiger Sanction
45. Gajanan Jagirdar Gajanan Jagirdar Actor, Guide
46. Judge Henry Dupree Judge Henry Dupree Actor, The Killer Shrews Mr. Judge Henry Dupree was born in Dallas, Texas to the parentage of William and Sadye Watson Dupree. He was the youngest of three children. His brother is Alfred "Big Al" Dupree who was a famous musician and appeared in several movies. His oldest sibling was Sadye Gee; a school teacher in Dallas. His nephew is Clayton Claridy who appeared in Open Mike Night.
47. James Oliver Curwood James Oliver Curwood Writer, The Bear
48. Joan Roberts Joan Roberts Actress, Suppressed Desires
49. Arthur Margetson Arthur Margetson Actor, Sherlock Holmes Faces Death
50. Harry Cole Harry Cole Actor, Episode #7.5
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