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1. Ingrid Bergman Ingrid Bergman Actress, Casablanca Ingrid Bergman was one of the greatest actresses from Hollywood's lamented Golden Era. Her natural and unpretentious beauty and her immense acting talent made her one of the most celebrated figures in the history of American cinema. Bergman is also one of the most Oscar-awarded actresses, tied with Meryl Streep, both are second only to Katharine Hepburn...
2. Gene Wilder Gene Wilder Actor, Young Frankenstein Gene Wilder was born Jerome Silberman in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Jeanne (Baer) and William J. Silberman, who manufactured miniature whiskey and beer bottles. His father was a Russian Jewish immigrant, while his Illinois-born mother was of Russian Jewish descent. Wilder caught his first big break playing...
3. Lee Marvin Lee Marvin Actor, M Squad Prematurely white-haired character star who began as a supporting player of generally vicious demeanor, then metamorphosed into a star of both action and drama projects, Lee Marvin was born in New York City, the son of Courtenay Washington (Davidge), a fashion writer, and Lamont Waltman Marvin, an advertising executive...
4. Jean Hagen Jean Hagen Actress, Singin' in the Rain Jean Shirley Verhagen (later shortened to Hagen) was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 3, 1923. Her father was a Dutch immigrant. Hagen and her family moved to Elkhart, Indiana when she was twelve; she subsequently graduated from Elkhart High School. Afterwards, she graduated from Northwestern University, where she studied drama and was a roommate of fellow actress Patricia Neal...
5. Simon Oakland Simon Oakland Actor, Psycho One of the movies' most memorable tough guys, Simon Oakland actually began his career as a concert violinist, turning to acting in the late 1940s. After a long string of roles in Broadway hits, including "Light Up the Sky," "The Shrike" and "Inherit the Wind," Oakland made his film debut as the tough...
6. Michael Dunn Michael Dunn Actor, Ship of Fools Michael Dunn was born Gary Neil Miller in Oklahoma. His parents were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Miller. They moved to Detroit, Michigan, in 1938. Dunn was 5 years old when he knew he'd be a dwarf but was determined not to let it stop him or make him dependent. He graduated from Detroit's Redford High School in 1951...
7. Frank Perry Frank Perry Director, Mommie Dearest
8. Evelyn Ankers Evelyn Ankers Actress, The Wolf Man Evelyn Ankers, a beautiful movie actress who was a staple of Universal's horror films in the 1940s, was born in Chile to English parents in 1918. Her parents repatriated the family back to England in the 1920s, and it was in Old Blighty that Ankers developed a desire to become an actress. She began appearing in small roles in English movies in the mid-1930s while she was still in school...
9. Stringer Davis Stringer Davis Actor, Murder at the Gallop
10. Shelagh Fraser Shelagh Fraser Actress, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
11. Francisco Rabal Francisco Rabal Actor, Viridiana Francisco Rabal -- Paco to everyone -- was born in the mining camp where his father worked. His mother owned a small mill. At the age of six, with the Civil War breaking out, the family emigrated to Madrid and he started working as a street salesman and later in a chocolate factory, which later led to him working as an electrician in the Chamartín Film Studios...
12. Rose Hobart Rose Hobart Actress, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Born in New York City, Rose Hobart responded to the lure of the theater at a young age, went on stage at 15, then drifted to Hollywood and embarked on a movie career. Hobart film-debuted in the 1930 Fox version of "Liliom" and went on to appear in over 40 additional films, both in the A and B category...
13. Judith Furse Judith Furse Actress, Black Narcissus
14. Archie Campbell Archie Campbell Writer, Hee Haw
15. Joseph Egger Joseph Egger Actor, A Fistful of Dollars
16. Michel Constantin Michel Constantin Actor, Le Trou
17. Bernadene Hayes Bernadene Hayes Actress, Great Guy Singer and actress Bernadene Hayes was also known as "The Red Hair of the Air" in 1930 when she was a singer appearing on two CBS programs originating out of WBBM in Chicago. On Fridays, she played the talkative 'Frances Nichols" on "The Quilting Party". Saturdays, she was heard as "Lib", the mountain girl whose romance has hit a snag in the "Market Day" program...
18. Patrick Barr Patrick Barr Actor, Octopussy Patrick Barr, born into a judicial family in British India in 1908, was active for more than half a century on the stage, screen and, later, very successfully on television. Tall and distinguished, the son of a judge and (in retirement) theatrical manager, Barr was educated at Radley and Trinity College, Oxford, winning a "blue" in the 1929 University Boat Race...
19. Ann Smyrner Ann Smyrner Actress, Drillinge an Bord
20. Alexander Gauge Alexander Gauge Actor, The Adventures of Robin Hood
21. Rosella Towne Rosella Towne Actress, The Declaration of Independence Rosella Townsend is the second of three daughters of Frank and Viola Townsend, and lived in her birth town of Youngstown, Ohio until the late 1920s, when her family moved to Los Angeles. By the time she reached her teens she had blossomed into a beautiful young women and was asked by a friend to join in a dress show for a department store in her hometown (a dress show that would happen to have Mr...
22. Bob Baker Bob Baker Actor, Border Wolves He was home on the Hollywood range only a few years but Bob "Tumbleweed" Baker (ne Stanley Leland Weed) still made his mark by the time he rode off into the sunset. Born on November 8, 1910, in Forest City, IA, his family eventually moved to Colorado and then to Arizona during his growing years. He...
23. Weng Weng Weng Weng Actor, For Y'ur Height Only The 1981 Manila International Film Festival was designed by First Lady Imelda Marcos as an elaborate showcase of Filipino culture. To everyone's horror, the only film that sold to the world was a midget spy film - a miniature mockery of Western pop iconography, and a joyously naïve celebration of Filipino Goon Cinema - called For Y'ur Height Only...
24. Michael Ende Michael Ende Writer, The NeverEnding Story Born 1929 in Germany as son of a surrealist painter who was banned by the Nazis in 1936. Went to Waldorf-school and deserted when he was called to the army at age of 16 in 1945. After the war he became an actor, critic and finally writer. His first big success was the children's book "Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivfuehrer" (Jim Knopf and Lukas the Engine-driver)...
25. Bill Stewart Bill Stewart Actor, 101 Dalmatians
26. Edward Sinclair Edward Sinclair Actor, Dad's Army
27. Dorian Corey Dorian Corey Camera and Electrical Department, Paris Is Burning
28. Simon Dee Simon Dee Self, Dee Time
29. Gwen Gaze Gwen Gaze Actress, The Secret of Treasure Island Alta Gwendolyn Gaze was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Her father was a film actor and singer in comedies in his homeland of Australia as well as London and New York. Gwen achieved a degree from The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, then immigrated to America and received a drama degree from Pasadena College...
30. Alan MacNaughtan Alan MacNaughtan Actor, Patton
31. Teddy Turner Teddy Turner Actor, Never the Twain
32. Wayne Dyer Wayne Dyer Self, The Shift
33. Geoffrey Perkins Geoffrey Perkins Producer, Blackadder Back & Forth Geoffrey Perkins, died aged just 55, was a comedy writer, producer and performer and, as head of comedy at BBC Television from 1995 until 2001, presided over such popular series as The Royle Family and Jonathan Creek; in a broadcasting career spanning more than 30 years he worked with stars including Harry Enfield, Angus Deayton and Catherine Tate...
34. Mary Clare Mary Clare Actress, The Lady Vanishes Mary Clare was a versatile British character actress of redoubtable presence. On the London stage from 1910 (some sources say 1912), she later alternated her theatrical appearances with acting on screen. During the 1920's and 30's, she specialised in stately characters and villainesses in period dramas...
35. Lowell Thomas Lowell Thomas Writer, It's a Bird Lowell Thomas filmed Major T.E. Lawrence and his Arab army fighting the Ottoman Turks in the deserts of Palestine in early 1917 during WWI. It was he who coined the phrase "Lawrence of Arabia"' and with his film and the following publicity made Lawrence perhaps the greatest legend of the Twentieth Century...
36. Charles Urban Charles Urban Producer, Combatting the Elements
37. Charles O'Neal Charles O'Neal Writer, The Seventh Victim
38. Willy Rathnov Willy Rathnov Actor, Huset på Christianshavn
39. Brasse Brännström Brasse Brännström Actor, Fem myror är fler än fyra elefanter
40. Yolanda Varela Yolanda Varela Actress, Con quién andan nuestras hijas Yolanda Varela was born in Mexico on March, 30, 1930. She started in the business at a very young age. She studied ballet in the National Institute of the Performing Arts. She starred in many Mexican films and some Spanish/Mexican co-productions. She co-starred with: Pedro Infante, Jorge Negrete, Daniel Gelin...
41. William Goyen William Goyen Music Department, The Left Handed Gun
42. Gene Simmons Gene Simmons Actor, Kiss: Hells Guardians
43. Phillip Gilmore Phillip Gilmore Actor, Malcolm X
44. Paul Kligman Paul Kligman Actor, Spider-Man
45. James Deuter James Deuter Actor, Payback
46. Honeyboy Edwards Honeyboy Edwards Actor, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story "Delta blues" artist David "Honeyboy"--a nickname his sister gave him as a child--Edwards was born in Shaw, MS, in 1915. He taught himself to play the guitar as a boy by listening to such bluesmen as Tommy McClennan and Robert Petway. By age 14 he was playing in "juke joints" in the South with such artists as Big Joe Williams and Yank Rachell...
47. Paul Tripp Paul Tripp Actor, Il Natale che quasi non fu Paul Tripp was born on NYC's Lower East Side on February 20, 1911. Originally he wanted to be an actor and singer in grand operas, but he had to lower his sights and perform in comic operas at local functions instead. He went to college and studied education. He graduated with a Master of Education degree...
48. Emma Roldán Emma Roldán Actress, Hell Without Limits
49. Mary Norton Mary Norton Writer, The Secret World of Arrietty
50. Dixie Dunbar Dixie Dunbar Actress, Pigskin Parade She was a vivacious, kewpie doll-like dancer/entertainer of 1930s Broadway and Hollywood musicals. Dixie Dunbar was born Christine Elizabeth Dunbar in Montgomery, Alabama on January 18, 1918, and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. Nicknamed "Tootsie" by her mother, she took dancing lessions at an early age and it was quickly learned that Dixie had a natural talent...
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