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1. Carroll O'Connor Carroll O'Connor Actor, In the Heat of the Night Carroll was born in Manhattan and raised in Forest Hills, a heavily Jewish community in New York City's borough of Queens. After graduating from high school in 1942, O'Connor joined the Merchant Marines and worked on ships in the Atlantic. In 1946, he enrolled at the University of Montana to study English...
2. Jeff Chandler Jeff Chandler Actor, Broken Arrow Jeff was born in Brooklyn and attended Erasmus High School. After high school, he took a drama course and worked in stock companies for two years. His next role would be that of an officer in World War II. After he was discharged from the service, he became busy acting in radio drama's and comedies until he was signed by Universal...
3. Gail Fisher Gail Fisher Actress, Mannix A classy, smart-looking, spectacularly beautiful African-American actress who broke racial barriers in 1970s Hollywood but suffered greatly in her private life years after her TV glory days, award-winning actress Gail Fisher was born on August 18, 1935, in Orange, New Jersey, the youngest of five children...
4. Tom Conway Tom Conway Actor, Peter Pan Tom Conway played "The Falcon" in ten of that series' entries. He starred in three Val Lewton horror classics. He appeared in comedies, musicals, two Tarzan films and even science fiction films. He was early television's Detective Mark Saber, but Conway will probably be best remembered as George Sanders' brother...
5. Carolyn Craig Carolyn Craig Actress, House on Haunted Hill
6. Lucille La Verne Lucille La Verne Actress, Abraham Lincoln A legendary stage actress and character player in early films, Lucille La Verne is one of those forgotten legends who seem to fade as the years go on. However, at her prime she was one of the most acclaimed actresses of her generation. Lucille La Verne Mitchum was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on November 8...
7. Paul Richards Paul Richards Actor, Beneath the Planet of the Apes
8. Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez Actor, Rio Bravo First came to notice as a contestant on Groucho Marx's quiz show, You Bet Your Life. His highly amusing personality won him bit parts in films, and he continued to work as a minor supporting player for years. He is the brother of Jose Gonzales-Gonzales. His most famous role was on John Wayne's movie Rio Bravo.
9. Don Kelly Don Kelly Actor, The Hostage Don Kelly was born on March 17, 1924 in New York City, New York, USA as Donald Patrick Kelly to Robert T. Kelly and Rachel Marie Knudsen. He was raised in Brooklyn, New York. Don was an actor, known for Bombers B-52 (1957), Tank Battalion (1958), and The Hostage (1967), his final starring role. The...
10. Verree Teasdale Verree Teasdale Actress, A Midsummer Night's Dream Teasdale trained for the stage at the New York School of Expression. Acting on the stage from 1924, and after appearing in the stage play "The Constant Wife" with Ethel Barrymore in 1927, Teasdale was offered a film contract. In films, she often played society wives, the 'other woman' and second leads in comedies...
11. David McLean David McLean Actor, Kingdom of the Spiders Mr. McLean appeared for years on television commercials as the Marlboro Man. After he learned he had cancer, he became an anti-smoking crusader. At a meeting of stockholders of Philip Morris, maker of Marlboro, Mr. McLean asked them to limit their advertising. In addition to his movie credits, Mr. McLean also appeared on the television programs 'Tate'...
12. Danny Lerner Danny Lerner Producer, The Expendables 2 Danny Lerner was born in Israel, his industry career started with working in the distribution of films: he went on to manage a cinema chain and subsequently moved into production when he joined Nu World Productions in 1986. Since then, he has produced over 70 films, shot on location in South Africa, Namibia, Israel, Mexico, Bulgaria, Canada and United States...
13. Helena Carter Helena Carter Actress, Invaders from Mars Helena Carter was born into a family of Irish origin. While she was studying English Literature at the Columbia University Graduate School--to get a teacher's diploma--she began to work as a model for the Conover modeling agency. Renowned photographer Dick Isaacs shot some covers of her that garnered her some attention...
14. Bruno VeSota Bruno VeSota Actor, Dementia Tubby 5' 10 1/2" character actor Bruno VeSota had a remarkably long, varied and impressive career acting and directing in the mediums of stage, radio, movies and television. He was born Bruno William VeSota on March 25th, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois. He was the second of three sons born to Lithuanian immigrants Kasmir and Eleanora VeSota...
15. Sugar Ray Robinson Sugar Ray Robinson Self, Sugar Ray Robinson vs. Randolph Turpin Born Walker Smith, Jr., he borrowed the name of a fighter named Ray Robinson to box as an amateur so his mother wouldn't find out. Undefeated as an amateur boxer, 85-0, with 69 knockouts, 42 of them in the first round. Turned pro in 1940 and won his first 40 fights. Lost his first fight by decision to Jake LaMotta...
16. Lee Phelps Lee Phelps Actor, Anna Christie
17. Sheldon Allman Sheldon Allman Actor, Hud
18. Douglas Shearer Douglas Shearer Sound Department, The Wizard of Oz Douglas Shearer came to MGM to visit his sister, Norma Shearer, and was hired as an assistant in the camera department. When MGM decided to make sound pictures, Douglas was appointed head of the sound department. In 1928, Douglas took the silent 'White Shadows in the South Seas' to a New Jersey recording studio where he added sound effects and music...
19. Dale Ishimoto Dale Ishimoto Actor, Beverly Hills Ninja
20. Lenita Lane Lenita Lane Actress, The Bat
21. Robert McWade Robert McWade Actor, Grand Hotel
22. Joan Tabor Joan Tabor Actress, Teenage Millionaire
23. June Carroll June Carroll Actress, An Angel Comes to Brooklyn Songwriter ("Love Is a Simple Thing") and author, educated at Hollywood High School in California. She wrote songs for films and for the Broadway revues "Who's Who", "New Faces of 1952", and "New Faces of 1956". Joining ASCAP in 1952, her chief musical collaborators include Arthur Siegel and Richard Lewine...
24. Dennis Wolfberg Dennis Wolfberg Self, Stand Up America
25. Thelma Hill Thelma Hill Actress, Two Tars Thelma Hill was born Thelma Floy Hillerman in Emporia, Kansas. Her family moved to Los Angeles, California during her early teen years. Living just blocks from the Mack Sennett studio, Thelma became one of the star struck, wide eyed girls who hung out near the studio peering through the gates. It took her five years...
26. Fred Karlin Fred Karlin Composer, Westworld
27. Miliza Korjus Miliza Korjus Soundtrack, Tuntematon sotilas Miliza's father was Arthur Korjus, a lieutenant colonel in the Imperial Russian Army and later Chief of Staff to the War Minister of Estonia. The Estonian branch of her family was of Swedish descent, having settled in Estonia during the middle of the seventeenth century when the country was ruled by Sweden...
28. Gladys Lloyd Gladys Lloyd Actress, Smart Money
29. Saul David Saul David Producer, Logan's Run
30. Charles Eastman Charles Eastman Writer, Little Fauss and Big Halsy
31. Sybil Seely Sybil Seely Actress, One Week
32. Wilson Wood Wilson Wood Actor, The Barkleys of Broadway
33. Joan Blair Joan Blair Actress, A Lady Takes a Chance
34. Herbert W. Spencer Herbert W. Spencer Music Department, Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
35. Howard L. Bingham Howard L. Bingham Camera and Electrical Department, All the President's Men
36. Barney Bigard Barney Bigard Soundtrack, Red Dragon Barney Bigard was educated at Straight College, and was a clarinetist in Duke Ellington's orchestra, 1928-1942, and was also with King Oliver, Charlie Elgar, Luis Russell, Freddie Slack, Kid Ory, and the Louis Armstrong All-Star Concert Group, touring worldwide, 1947-1955. He led his own sextet, and toured Europe and Africa for the State Department...
37. Peggy Ahern Peggy Ahern Actress, Olympic Games
38. Cotton Warburton Cotton Warburton Editor, Mary Poppins Cotton Warburton is the great great uncle of author and filmmaker Dustin Warburton. Irvine "Cotton" Warburton (born October 8, 1911 in San Diego and died April 21, 1982 in Culver City, CA) was an All-American college quarterback (1933) who became a film editor; he won an Academy Award for his work on Mary Poppins in 1964...
39. J. Walter Smith J. Walter Smith Actor, Abar
40. Joseph H. August Joseph H. August Cinematographer, They Were Expendable Renowned cinematographer Joseph August began his film career not as a cameraman but as a wrangler--he was born and raised in Colorado--at Inceville, the studio begun by pioneering producer/director Thomas H. Ince. He soon switched careers, becoming an assistant to cinematographer Ray C. Smallwood. He shot his first film...
41. Jeremiah Morris Jeremiah Morris Director, Fish
42. Marion Bell Marion Bell Actress, Ziegfeld Follies
43. Dudley Field Malone Dudley Field Malone Actor, Mission to Moscow Dudley Field Malone has served as William Jennings Bryan's Third Assistant Secretary when the Great Commoner was Woodrow Wilson's Secretary of State. After that Malone was an international divorce lawyer. In 1925 Malone was one of the lawyers who defended John T. Scopes in the famous "Monkey Trial"...
44. J. Lewis Smith J. Lewis Smith Actor, To Please a Lady
45. Lori Bara Lori Bara Writer, Samarang
46. Dona Massin Dona Massin Actress, The Wizard of Oz
47. Isabel O'Madigan Isabel O'Madigan Actress, The Egg and I
48. Jimmy Hayes Jimmy Hayes Actor, Tea and Sympathy
49. Bennett Ohta Bennett Ohta Actor, The Golden Child
50. George Leigh George Leigh Actor, Dial M for Murder
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