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1. Elvis Presley Elvis Presley Soundtrack, Love Me Tender Elvis Aaron Presley was born on January 8, 1935 in East Tupelo, Mississippi, to Gladys Presley (née Gladys Love Smith) and Vernon Presley (Vernon Elvis Presley). He had a twin brother who was stillborn. In September 1948, Elvis and his parents moved to Memphis, Tennessee where he attended Humes High School...
2. Isaac Hayes Isaac Hayes Soundtrack, Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Isaac Hayes was the second-born child of Isaac Sr. and Eula Hayes, but was raised by his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie Wade Sr. The child of a poor family, he grew up picking cotton in Covington, Tennessee. He dropped out of high school, only to be encouraged later by his former high school teachers to get his diploma...
3. Jeff Buckley Jeff Buckley Soundtrack, Vanilla Sky
4. Martin Luther King Martin Luther King Self, Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia. His father, Martin Luther King Sr., was a pastor of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. His mother was a schoolteacher. For Martin the civil rights movement began one summer in 1935 when he was six years old. Two of his friends did not show up to play ball with him and Martin decided to go looking for them...
5. Macon McCalman Macon McCalman Actor, Falling Down
6. Shelby Foote Shelby Foote Self, The Cause (1861)
7. Vernon Presley Vernon Presley Self, Elvis on Tour
8. Jack Lescoulie Jack Lescoulie Self, Episode #1.1
9. Ellis Rabb Ellis Rabb Actor, Enemies
10. Windlind Smith Windlind Smith Actress, The Chase Windland "Wendy" Smith Rice was the first child of the founder of FedEx, Frederick W. Smith. Her father named FedEx's first plane "Wendy" after her in 1973. She became an accomplished photographer of nature and animals. The movie, "P.S. I love you," was produced by her sister, Molly, in her honor. Windland attended St...
11. Don Briscoe Don Briscoe Actor, Guiding Light
12. Gladys Presley Gladys Presley Actress, Loving You
13. Adrian Rogers Adrian Rogers Self, Love Worth Finding
14. Gail Stone-Stanton Gail Stone-Stanton Actress, Making the Grade Gail Stanton was Playboy's Playmate of the Month for June of 1978. She was also a popular model, making numerous commercials and promotional appearances, including a stint as Miss Michelob Lite in the early 1980s.
15. Nelson Frazier Jr. Nelson Frazier Jr. Actor, Episode dated 2 October 2007
16. Wilbur 'Hi-Fi' White Wilbur 'Hi-Fi' White Actor, Penitentiary
17. Rufus Thomas Rufus Thomas Soundtrack, Mystery Train Born on March 26, 1917, in Cayce, Mississippi, R&B and blues legend Rufus Thomas began his career in the 1930s as a comedian with the Rabbit Foot Minstrels. In the 1940s he was a DJ on Memphis' WDIA radio, one of the few black-owned stations of that time. His talent shows influenced the careers of such R&B greats as Ike Turner...
18. Sherry Mathis Sherry Mathis Actress, Search for Tomorrow Sherry Ann Mathis began her career on the local stage in Memphis, Tennessee. She went to New York in 1971 and soon made her debut on the Broadway stage in a production of Harold Prince's "A Little Night Music". She subsequently appeared as "Liza Sentell" on the Search for Tomorrow soap opera for seven years...
19. Bobby Bland Bobby Bland Soundtrack, The Fugitive
20. Jimi Jamison Jimi Jamison Soundtrack, Spy Game
21. Marguerite Piazza Marguerite Piazza Self, The Marguerite Piazza Show
22. Wayne Emmons Wayne Emmons Actor, The Rainmaker
23. Sam Phillips Sam Phillips Soundtrack, The Last Waltz
24. Jay Reatard Jay Reatard Self, New Garage Explosion: In Love with These Times
25. R.L. Burnside R.L. Burnside Soundtrack, Black Snake Moan Blues guitarist R.L. Burnside was born in Oxford, Mississippi, in 1926. He learned how to play the guitar while watching Muddy Waters and Mississippi Fred McDowell play at various house parties held around the Mississippi Delta. Later he went out on his own and made the rounds of Delta "juke joints"...
26. Alex Plasschaert Alex Plasschaert Stunts, Batman Forever
27. Bob Vosse Bob Vosse Director, Debbie Duz Dishes
28. Gene Rutherford Gene Rutherford Actor, Will Penny
29. Bill Black Bill Black Self, Gene Krupa and His Orchestra
30. Vester Presley Vester Presley Self, Elvis Presley - Die frühen Jahre
31. Furry Lewis Furry Lewis Soundtrack, This Is Elvis Born in Mississippi, Walter "Furry" Lewis was one of the original Delta Bluesmen. A contemporary of Robert Johnson, Lewis specialized in slide guitar. He has multiple recordings that can be easily be found. Furry lost his leg while trying to jump a freight train.
32. Arthur Lee Arthur Lee Soundtrack, Point Break
33. Luther Perkins Luther Perkins Actor, The Exotic Ones
34. Chris Bell Chris Bell Soundtrack, Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist Chris Bell was born January 12, 1951 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was always a talented artist but began displaying his ability as a writer and guitarist at about 12 years old. After high school Bell became a founding member of possibly the greatest post-Beatles-style rock band that the USA has yet produced...
35. D'Army Bailey D'Army Bailey Actor, The People vs. Larry Flynt A native of Memphis, Tennessee, Bailey enrolled in college at Southern University, where he joined other students in protest demonstrations against segregation in Baton Rouge. Consequently, he was expelled because of his involvement and finished his undergraduate studies at Clark University in Worcester...
36. John Malloy John Malloy Actor, Raw Deal
37. Henry Busse Henry Busse Soundtrack, The English Patient Songwriter ("Hot Lips", "Wang Wang Blues"), conductor, composer, and trumpeter in the Paul Whiteman orchestra between 1918-1928. He then formed his own orchestra, appearing in night clubs, radio, and dance halls. He made many records, and did many concert tours in he USA and Europe. Joining ASCAP in 1946...
38. Albert King Albert King Soundtrack, Star Trek Into Darkness
39. Charlie Feathers Charlie Feathers Soundtrack, Kill Bill: Vol. 1
40. Lucile Doan Ewing Lucile Doan Ewing Actress, My Dog Skip Lucile Doan Ewing was a life-long resident of Memphis, Tennessee. In 1951 she founded the Memphis Children's Theatre, which allowed children to write, produce, direct and act on stage. She continued to oversee the troupe until her retirement in 1976. She was featured in several films, various television commercials and stage plays during her career.
41. Charles Washburn Charles Washburn Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Sounder
42. Wendy Rene Wendy Rene Soundtrack, Lucky Number Slevin
43. Little Milton Little Milton Soundtrack, Ride Along
44. Charlie Conerly Charlie Conerly Self, Episode dated 13 December 1959
45. Clyde McCoy Clyde McCoy Soundtrack, The Wolf of Wall Street
46. Larry Booker Larry Booker Actor, Wrestling's Country Boys
47. Willie Mitchell Willie Mitchell Soundtrack, Pulp Fiction
48. John Fergus Ryan John Fergus Ryan Actor, The People vs. Larry Flynt
49. Marion Keisker Marion Keisker Self, Elvis: His Life and Times
50. Benjamin Hooks Benjamin Hooks Self, We Shall Not Be Moved
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