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1. Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe Soundtrack, Some Like It Hot Probably the most celebrated of all actresses, Marilyn Monroe was born Norma Jeane Mortenson on June 1, 1926, in Los Angeles General Hospital. Prior to her birth, Marilyn's father bought a motorcycle and headed north to San Francisco, abandoning the family in Los Angeles. Marilyn grew up not knowing for sure who her father really was...
2. Alec Guinness Alec Guinness Actor, Star Wars Alec Guinness de Cuffe was born on April 2, 1914 in Marylebone, London, England, and was raised by his mother, Agnes Cuffe. While working in advertising, he studied at the Fay Compton Studio of Dramatic Art, debuting on stage in 1934 and played classic theater with the Old Vic from 1936. In 1941...
3. Richard Burton Richard Burton Actor, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Probably more frequently remembered for his turbulent personal life and multiple marriages, Richard Burton was nonetheless one of the great British actors of the post-WWII period. Burton was born Richard Walter Jenkins in Pontrhydyfen, Wales, to Edith Maude (Thomas) and Richard Walter Jenkins, a coal miner...
4. Josh Ryan Evans Josh Ryan Evans Actor, How the Grinch Stole Christmas Despite being one of the smallest actors in Hollywood at 37 inches, Josh proved quality early on in life. By creating and distributing his own business cards before he was even a teenager, Josh landed a spot on "The Dancing Baby" ice cream commercial, which led to his role in Baby Geniuses, where he played all the babies and did all the dancing...
5. Francesco Quinn Francesco Quinn Actor, Platoon Francesco Quinn was born into Hollywood as the son of the legendary Anthony Quinn. It has been a blessing and a curse, perhaps, to have such a famous father, but Francesco Quinn has maintained his own image on the screen in both television and movies. Born in Rome, Italy, to Anthony Quinn and Jolanda Addolori (whose career was also in the movie business)...
6. George Cole George Cole Actor, Cleopatra George Cole OBE is a veteran British film, television and stage actor whose impressive career has spanned over 60 years. For many, he will perhaps be best remembered for playing one of the most endearing characters of recent times on British television, "Arthur Daley", the shifty but very likable "business man" in the hit ITV drama series, Minder...
7. Ralph Meeker Ralph Meeker Actor, Paths of Glory Burly American character actor Ralph Meeker first acted on stage at his Alma mater, Northwestern University, alongside other budding performers Charlton Heston and Patricia Neal. He graduated as a music major, because his dean had discouraged him from pursuing a theatrical career. Ignoring that advice...
8. Carmen Miranda Carmen Miranda Soundtrack, Radio Days Carmen Miranda was a young hatmaker before she was invited to display her singing talents at a music academy. That attempt proved successful and she went on to become a popular singer in clubs and on radio in Brazil. It was during this time that she developed the costume with the distinctive fruit hat from the traditional headdress seen on black women fruit sellers...
9. Kenneth MacDonald Kenneth MacDonald Actor, The Day War Broke Out Born in Manchester, England in 1950, Kenneth MacDonald became one of British television's most appealing character actors in a career that spanned a quarter of a century. But his greatest claim to fame was in the role of the publican, "Mike Fisher," in the hugely successful sitcom series, "Only Fools and Horses," which ran for 15 years...
10. Colin Higgins Colin Higgins Writer, Harold and Maude
11. Joyce Ingalls Joyce Ingalls Actress, Lethal Weapon 4
12. Corwin Hawkins Corwin Hawkins Actor, A Low Down Dirty Shame Corwin Anthony Hawkins was born in Houston, Texas on March 12, 1965. He attended St. Peter's Catholic School and graduated in 1982. Corwin was well known throughout Texas for his hilarious two hour stand up comedy routine which he performed in front of standing room only crowds every Tuesday night for four years...
13. Suzan Ball Suzan Ball Actress, Chief Crazy Horse Suzan Ball, a second cousin of Lucille Ball, was born on March 3, 1934, in Jamestown, New York. She came to Hollywood with her family in 1941. She sang with the Mel Baker Orchestra from 1948-1953. Her first part in Hollywood was as a harem girl in Aladdin and His Lamp at Monogram. She got an interview with the talent department of Universal-International and signed a contract...
14. Herbert Wise Herbert Wise Director, The Woman in Black
15. Judy Canova Judy Canova Actress, Sis Hopkins Raucous singing and yodeling and loads of cornpone humor was pretty much the whole shebang when it came to singer/comedienne Judy Canova. Her outlandish image may be considered tacky and/or offensive by today's measure, but back in the 1930s and 1940s it really worked! By the time she left the limelight after five decades...
16. Angelina Estrada Angelina Estrada Actress, Ghost
17. Budd Schulberg Budd Schulberg Writer, On the Waterfront
18. Don Steele Don Steele Actor, Gremlins
19. Queenie Smith Queenie Smith Actress, Foul Play Queenie Smith was born in New York City in 1898. She is described as 5 feet 1 inch with blue eyes and blonde hair and weighing 108 pounds. Her father was English and mother, German. She was educated at public schools, including the Horace Mann School, and matriculated at age 13 with the Ballet School of Metropolitan Opera...
20. Lane Allan Lane Allan Actor, MacArthur
21. Barnett Parker Barnett Parker Actor, Marie Antoinette Within the British colony of expatriate actors in Hollywood during the 1930's, Barnett Parker was among the most stereotypical. Harrowgate College-educated, straight-backed, balding and well-intoned, Parker caricatured a multitude of unctuous, stiff-upper-lip butlers, man-servants or waiters, though his performances could...
22. G. Pat Collins G. Pat Collins Actor, All Quiet on the Western Front
23. Matt Robinson Matt Robinson Writer, The Abdication
24. Fred Karger Fred Karger Music Department, Kissin' Cousins
25. Betty Clooney Betty Clooney Self, Tony Pastor and His Orchestra Betty began singing professionally with her sister, Rosemary Clooney, on the radio at the age of 13. The Clooney Sisters then went on the road for a few years as featured vocalists with band-leader Tony Pastor and his orchestra. When Rosemary was offered a solo record deal with Columbia, Betty conceded to break up the act...
26. Gustav von Wangenheim Gustav von Wangenheim Actor, Nosferatu
27. Ellen Vogel Ellen Vogel Actress, Twin Sisters
28. Mirna Al Mohandas Mirna Al Mohandas Actress, Ayazon
29. Chick Hearn Chick Hearn Actor, Fletch One of the most recognizable voices in Los Angeles, Francis Dayle Hearn, better known as "Chick" was the play-by-play voice of the Los Angeles Lakers for from 1960 to 2002. Known for his witty comments during the game and lightning-quick reactions to the play on the court, Hearn was as well-known a personality as some of the past Laker greats including Jerry West...
30. Chavela Vargas Chavela Vargas Soundtrack, Babel
31. John Merensky John Merensky Actor, Love Story
32. Margaret Harris Margaret Harris Self, Christmas Special 1984
33. Roland Kibbee Roland Kibbee Writer, Vera Cruz
34. Clarice Blackburn Clarice Blackburn Actress, One Life to Live
35. David Munro David Munro Actor, Pincer Movement
36. Murray Golden Murray Golden Director, Requiem for Methuselah
37. James Maloney James Maloney Actor, A Stop at Willoughby
38. George Duke George Duke Music Department, Leap of Faith
39. Jeff Porcaro Jeff Porcaro Music Department, The Color Purple
40. Ernest Whitman Ernest Whitman Actor, Road to Zanzibar
41. Jennie Lee Jennie Lee Actress, The Birth of a Nation
42. Annie Rosar Annie Rosar Actress, The Golden City
43. Sidney Bracey Sidney Bracey Actor, The Cameraman Supporting player in US films from 1920 until his death.
44. Peter Graham Scott Peter Graham Scott Director, Night Creatures
45. Duchess Tomasello Duchess Tomasello Actress, Passenger 57
46. Eva Pflug Eva Pflug Actress, Lydia muss sterben
47. Paul Joynt Paul Joynt Actor, One Life to Live Born in Rome, New York - where he grew up and graduated from Rome Catholic High School, in 1972. Paul received a bachelor's degree from Boston's Northeastern College with a major in drama and the arts. He appeared on Broadway, Film and Television. He was in the original Broadway cast of 'Torch Song Trilogy'...
48. Daniel Schmid Daniel Schmid Director, Hécate
49. Karin Nellemose Karin Nellemose Actress, Master of the House
50. Luther Perkins Luther Perkins Actor, The Exotic Ones
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