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1. James Bond James Bond Uncategorised
2. Zero Mostel Zero Mostel Actor, The Producers Zero Mostel was born Samuel Joel Mostel on February 28, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York, one of eight children of an Orthodox Jewish family. Raised in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the young Zero, known as Sammy, developed his talent for painting and drawing at art classes provided by the Educational Alliance...
3. Vincent Gardenia Vincent Gardenia Actor, Moonstruck
4. Pearl Bailey Pearl Bailey Self, Pearl Bailey Her father Joseph was a minister and her mother was named Ella Mae. Her birth name was Pearly Mae but her parents anticipated she would be a boy and when a girl was born she was nicknamed "Dickie". Her brother was entertainer Bill Bailey (1912-1978). She spent her early life in Washington DC where she received her early education...
5. Sue Randall Sue Randall Actress, Desk Set Ms. Randall's father was an internationally known real estate consultant. Her stage debut was at the age of 10 in an Alden Park Players' production of "Dear Ruth". She graduated with honors from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.
6. B.S. Pully B.S. Pully Actor, Guys and Dolls
7. Tucker Smith Tucker Smith Actor, West Side Story
8. Paul Robeson Paul Robeson Soundtrack, Sanders of the River This handsome, eloquent and highly charismatic actor became one of the foremost interpreters of Eugene O'Neill's plays and one of the most treasured names in song during the first half of the twentieth century. He also courted disdain and public controversy for most of his career as a staunch Cold War-era advocate for human rights...
9. Joe Frazier Joe Frazier Self, Rocky
10. Marilyn Coleman Marilyn Coleman Actress, Menace II Society
11. Gia Carangi Gia Carangi Uncategorised
12. William Newman William Newman Actor, Mrs. Doubtfire William Newman made his film debut in the Stuart Rosenberg film Brubaker, starring Robert Redford, and followed this up with The Postman Always Rings Twice opposite Jack Nicholson and Jessica Lange. Acting roles continued through out the 1980s with roles in the Stephen King horror film Silver Bullet alongside Gary Busey and Corey Haim...
13. Dexter Gordon Dexter Gordon Actor, 'Round Midnight Dexter Gordon was considered one of the greatest jazz saxophonists ever, During his heyday, namely `45-`80, he played tenor sax with many of the all-time jazz greats, including Lionel Hampton, Louis Armstrong, Billy Eckstine and many others. In the 60s, he left his vices behind and created some wonderful music...
14. David Ruffin David Ruffin Self, Episode #9.5 The man most of us know by his unmistakable, calming yet disturbed raspy voice was born Davis Eli Ruffin on January 18, 1941, in Whynot, Mississippi. His father, Eli Ruffin, was a Baptist minister. Only months after his birth his mother Ophelia Ruffin died, and his father later remarried, to a schoolteacher...
15. Robert Schiller Robert Schiller Actor, Operation: Nazi Zombies
16. Gilbert Lewis Gilbert Lewis Actor, General Hospital
17. Tammi Terrell Tammi Terrell Soundtrack, Guardians of the Galaxy
18. Franny Beecher Franny Beecher Self, The Pied Piper of Cleveland: A Day in the Life of a Famous Disc Jockey Franny Beecher joined Bill Haley and the Comets in 1954, replacing guitarist Danny Cedrone, who had died. Beecher's guitar solos became legendary during his time with the band. He left the Comets in 1962, but in 1987 he participated in a Comets reunion and now in his late 70s, he continues to perform and record with the band.
19. Arthur V. Johnson Arthur V. Johnson Actor, The Sealed Room
20. Mike Henson Mike Henson Actor, Big Guns One of the more popular performers in gay adult videos during the late '80s and early '90s, Mike Henson was born Kenneth Seymour in Sacramento, CA. After a stint in the army he settled in Los Angeles. His clean-cut good looks and natural athletic body soon found him work in David Forest's "Brad's Buddies" service...
21. H.H. Holmes H.H. Holmes Uncategorised Considered to be the first American serial-killer and possibly the most prolific, he was also a con-man and a bigamist. Holmes was a doctor who studied medicine at Ann Arbor. He then moved to New York where he practised briefly. His first brush with the law occurred there when some corpses where found in his possession...
22. Edgar Rosenberg Edgar Rosenberg Writer, Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz
23. Dennis Ott Dennis Ott Actor, Runaway Train
24. William Guarnere William Guarnere Self, Points As a young man he joined the famous Easy Company of the 101st Airborne Infantry Division when it was first formed. His first combat jump as a paratrooper was into occupied France the night before D-Day as part of the mass invasion. Earned the name "Wild Bill" due to his heroic efforts in combat situations against the Germans. Lost part of his leg in the Battle of the Bulge.
25. Bill Bailey Bill Bailey Self, Rhythm and Blues Revue
26. Frank Capra Jr. Frank Capra Jr. Producer, Battle for the Planet of the Apes It's a wonderful and busy life for Frank Capra, Jr., president of EUE/Screen Gems Studios in Wilmington, North Carolina, currently the largest motion picture studio east of Hollywood. A second-generation filmmaker, Capra is the son of the late Lucille Rayburn Warner Capra and world-renowned director...
27. Christy Cabanne Christy Cabanne Director, The Mummy's Hand Christy Cabanne was, along with Sam Newfield and William Beaudine, one of the most prolific directors in the history of American films. A graduate of the US Naval Academy, Cabanne spent several years in the navy, leaving the service in 1908. He decided on a career in the theater, and became a director as well as an actor...
28. Joe Penner Joe Penner Actor, The Life of the Party Mostly forgotten today, radio comic Joe Penner was a major craze back in Depression-era 1933 and 1934. There was no heavy social significance to his work and certainly no subtlety -- just alot of slapstick silliness that helped audiences forget their troubles and get happy. People today equate Penner's zany...
29. Sister Rosetta Tharpe Sister Rosetta Tharpe Soundtrack, Walk the Line
30. Marjorie Battles Marjorie Battles Actress, Dominic's Dream
31. Frances Dade Frances Dade Actress, Dracula
32. John Henry Redwood John Henry Redwood Actor, Porky's
33. David Burns David Burns Actor, Let's Make Love
34. Anthony Riley Anthony Riley Self, Blind Auditions Premier, Pt. 2
35. Lars Hensen Lars Hensen Actor, The Champ
36. Nicholas Joy Nicholas Joy Actor, Gentleman's Agreement
37. John Facenda John Facenda Actor, The Burglar
38. John Hawkins John Hawkins Producer, A Harvest of Friends
39. Wedgwood Nowell Wedgwood Nowell Actor, 813
40. Cordelia Drexel Biddle Cordelia Drexel Biddle Writer, The Happiest Millionaire
41. Ronnie Dyson Ronnie Dyson Self, Episode dated 9 January 1970
42. Joe Aufiery Joe Aufiery Actor, Dead Poets Society
43. Tom Brookshier Tom Brookshier Self, 1980 NFC Championship Game
44. J. Barney Sherry J. Barney Sherry Actor, Granddad
45. John Gilmore John Gilmore Self, The Magic Sun
46. Harold Melvin Harold Melvin Self, The Apollo Presents
47. Margaret Seddon Margaret Seddon Actress, Smilin' Through
48. Carmen Clifford Carmen Clifford Actress, Royal Wedding
49. Jay Barney Jay Barney Actor, The Killing Fields
50. Max Freedman Max Freedman Soundtrack, Born on the Fourth of July Max C. Freedman was a longtime Tin Pan Alley songwriter, best known for his song "Sioux City Sue." That is, until he joined forces with James E. Myers (aka. Jimmy DeKnight) in 1953 to write a novelty song called "Rock Around the Clock." The song was first offered to Bill Haley and the Comets to record for Essex Records...
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