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1. Dennis Farina Dennis Farina Actor, Snatch. Actor Dennis Farina is unique among thespians in that he was one of the few to achieve success as a "late-bloomer." He did not start acting until he was 37 years old, after stints in the military and 18 years on the Chicago Police Department. He made his bones in show business as a character actor, often cast as a cop or gangster...
2. Maureen O'Sullivan Maureen O'Sullivan Actress, Hannah and Her Sisters The future jungle wife of Tarzan and mother of Mia Farrow was a schooldays classmate of Vivien Leigh at the Convent of the Sacred Heart at Roehampton (London). At the age of nine she intended to become a pilot. After more school in Paris, back in Dublin, she met director Frank Borzage who was doing location filming for Fox and who invited her to Hollywood where she arrived...
3. Don Ameche Don Ameche Actor, Cocoon Don Ameche was a versatile and popular American film actor in the 1930s and '40s, usually as the dapper, mustached leading man. He was also popular as a radio master of ceremonies during this time. As his film popularity waned in the 1950s, he continued working in theater and some TV. His film career...
4. Bob Crane Bob Crane Actor, The Informer Bob Crane was born Robert Edward Crane, in Waterbury, Connecticut, July 13th 1928. In 1942, at the age of 14, Bob began drumming for the Connecticut Symphony Orchestra. He was dismissed a year later because he was not considered "serious enough". Shortly thereafter Bob began a radio career which eventually took him west to Los Angeles and landed him in the morning drive slot at CBS powerhouse KNX...
5. Buster Crabbe Buster Crabbe Actor, Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe Buster Crabbe graduated from the University of Southern California. In 1931, while working on That's My Boy for Columbia Pictures, he was tested by MGM for Tarzan and rejected. Paramount Pictures put him in King of the Jungle as Kaspa, the Lion Man (after a book of that title but clearly a copy of the Tarzan stories)...
6. Russell Wolfe Russell Wolfe Producer, God's Not Dead
7. Robert Schimmel Robert Schimmel Self, Dirty Dirty Jokes
8. Jim Hellwig Jim Hellwig Actor, WrestleMania VI Standing out than the rest, Ultimate Warrior became one of the most popular wrestlers in the WWE (back then in the WWF). During his run from the 1980s-90s, Warrior became known for high high energy when running down to the ring with his music hits, shaking the ropes during his entrance, his signature move...
9. Billy Preston Billy Preston Soundtrack, Inglourious Basterds
10. Fred Graham Fred Graham Actor, The Giant Gila Monster Baseball gave burly Fred Graham his start in motion pictures. In 1928 he was working for the MGM sound department and also playing semi-pro baseball on the side. The studio was making a murder mystery called Death on the Diamond, starring Robert Young and Nat Pendleton. Graham was hired to tutor Young and Pendleton in the fine points of the game...
11. Glendon Swarthout Glendon Swarthout Writer, The Shootist Novelist Glendon Swarthout had the widest literary range of any American author of his generation, writing 16 novels, which ranged from dramas to comedies to romances and mysteries, and another 6 novellas for young adults with his wife, Kathryn. Many of Glendon's novels became international bestsellers and book club editions...
12. Angela Morley Angela Morley Composer, Watership Down
13. Murray Deutch Murray Deutch Music Department, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
14. Kathy Lutz Kathy Lutz Writer, The Amityville Horror
15. Beverly Bayne Beverly Bayne Actress, Passionate Youth
16. J. Allen Hynek J. Allen Hynek Self, Close Encounters of the Third Kind J. Allen Hynek was a professor of Astronomy at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. He was also the Founder of the Center for UFO Studies and first coined the phrase "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" as a way to catagorize direct contact with aliens.
17. Fred Kohler Jr. Fred Kohler Jr. Actor, The Ten Commandments
18. Alan Gordon Alan Gordon Soundtrack, Big Hero 6
19. Grace McDonald Grace McDonald Actress, Follow the Boys Between 1942 and 1945 there was a pert, sweet-faced "B"-level cutie who knew how to swing with the best of them at Universal. The beautiful dancer/singer might have gone on to better things but ended her career abruptly for marriage and never looked back. Grace McDonald, who was born in New York City on June 15...
20. Saxie Dowell Saxie Dowell Soundtrack, The Addams Family Saxophonist, songwriter ("Three Little Fishies", "I Don't Care"), composer and conductor, educated at the University of North Carolina. He was a saxophonist for the Hal Kemp orchestra for fifteen years, then formed his own band. During World War II, he was United States Navy bandmaster aboard the USS Franklin until it was sunk in the South Pacific in 1945...
21. Gene Ames Gene Ames Self, The Ames Brothers Show
22. Dick Callinan Dick Callinan Actor, Bananas
23. Nick Papac Nick Papac Miscellaneous Crew, Letters from Iwo Jima
24. Harold E. Knox Harold E. Knox Producer, The Last Man on Earth
25. Harmon Killebrew Harmon Killebrew Self, Rocky Colavito vs. Harmon Killebrew In the pre-steroids era, the most fearsome home-run hitter in the American League not named Babe Ruth (Mickey Mantle was a switch-hitter) was named Harmon Killebrew. The surname seemed to fit, as the husky Harmon certainly "killed" the ball, launching many massive moon-shots in old-time ball-yards that took the breath away of fans...
26. Allen Wood Allen Wood Actor, Used Cars
27. Tom Fogerty Tom Fogerty Self, Creedence Clearwater Revival Live in London
28. Thol Simonson Thol Simonson Special Effects, Klansman
29. Rena Horten Rena Horten Make-Up Department, Motorpsycho!
30. Edward B. Randolph Edward B. Randolph Actor, She Beast
31. Irving Cohen Irving Cohen Self, Episode dated 11 June 1952
32. Ann Lee Ann Lee Actress, Trial
33. Grace Hefner Grace Hefner Uncategorised
34. Clarence Budington Kelland Clarence Budington Kelland Writer, Mr. Deeds
35. Frances Horwich Frances Horwich Actress, Ding Dong School Frances Horwich earned her Master's degree in education from Columbia University, and her doctorate from Northwestern. She become the host of one of the first educational programs for children, "Ding Dong School", in 1952. She's credited with developing the approach (later adopted by Mister Rogers and countless others) of talking to the viewers as though they were right in front of her...
36. Ron Santo Ron Santo Self, This Old Cub Ron Santo, one of the best third basemen in baseball history who played his entire career in the city of the Broad Shoulders, mostly for the hapless Cubs, was born on February 25, 1940 in Seattle, Washington. The six-foot-tall third baseman made his debut with the Cubs in 1960 and played with Chicago's...
37. Ed Sabol Ed Sabol Producer, NFL Monday Night Matchup
38. Jimmy Smith Jimmy Smith Soundtrack, Casino
39. Joe Foss Joe Foss Self, Marine Corps Combat Leadership Skills Joe Foss was born and raised on a farm just outside Sioux Falls, SD. As a young man he was fascinated by the exploits of Charles A. Lindbergh, and vowed to one day "trade his horse for a plow." He joined the Marines during WWII and, despite his age, became a pilot. Foss scored 26 kills during the war, tying Eddie Rickenbacker's WWI record...
40. Rusty Meek Rusty Meek Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Blue Collar
41. Kurt Klein Kurt Klein Self, One Survivor Remembers
42. Elliott Roosevelt Elliott Roosevelt Self, Episode dated 16 February 1950
43. Wilf Carter Wilf Carter Soundtrack, Stagecoach
44. Bill Heywood Bill Heywood Actor, A Fire in the Sky Bill Heywood is a popular radio announcer in the Phoenix and Valley of the Sun. For over two decades, he was the morning voice on KOY 550 AM and briefly on KOY 95.5 FM.
45. Dick Wagner Dick Wagner Soundtrack, Halloween
46. Albert Beich Albert Beich Writer, Dead Ringer
47. Chet Douglas Chet Douglas Actor, Two Rode Together
48. Charles B. Smith Charles B. Smith Self, Korean War Stories
49. Fred Latremouille Fred Latremouille Actor, The Changeling
50. Norman Jolley Norman Jolley Writer, The Strange Doctor Lorenz Actor and prominent television writer, educated at the University of Wisconsin with an engineering background that he used to advantage in writing his "Space Patrol" scripts. Beginning as a film and television actor, his writing talents came to the forefront while portraying 'Agent X' on "Space Patrol"...
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