Born 1911-1933 still among us

by cgay | created - 10 Feb 2011 | updated - 1 week ago | Public

1. Yutaka Sada

Actor | Yôjinbô

Yutaka Sada was born on March 30, 1911 in Tokyo, Japan. He is an actor, known for Yojimbo (1961), High and Low (1963) and The Hidden Fortress (1958).

2. Norman Lloyd

Actor | Dead Poets Society

Norman Lloyd was born Norman Perlmutter in Jersey City, New Jersey, to Sadie (Horowitz), a housewife and singer, and Max Perlmutter, a furniture store manager. His family was Jewish (from Hungary and Russia). He began his acting career in the theater, first "treading the boards" at Eva Le Gallienne...

3. Beverly Cleary

Writer | Ramona and Beezus

Beverly Cleary was born on April 12, 1916 in McMinnville, Oregon, USA as Beverly Atlee Bunn. She is a writer, known for Ramona and Beezus (2010), Mouse on a Motorcycle (1995) and ABC Weekend Specials (1977). She was previously married to Clarence Cleary.

4. Olivia de Havilland

Actress | The Heiress

Olivia Mary de Havilland was born July 1, 1916, in Tokyo, Japan, to British parents Lilian Augusta (Ruse), a former actress, and Walter Augustus de Havilland, an English professor and patent attorney. Her sister, Joan, later to become famous as Joan Fontaine, was born the following year. Her ...

5. Kirk Douglas

Actor | Spartacus

Cleft-chinned, steely-eyed and virile star of international cinema who rose from being "the ragman's son" (the name of his best-selling 1988 autobiography) to become a bona fide superstar, Kirk Douglas, also known as Issur Danielovitch Demsky, was born on December 9, 1916 in Amsterdam, New York. ...

6. Vera Lynn

Soundtrack | Hellboy

Vera Lynn was born on March 20, 1917 in East Ham, London, England as Vera Margaret Welch. She was previously married to Harry Lewis.

7. Earl Cameron

Actor | Inception

Earl Cameron was born on August 8, 1917 in Pembroke, Bermuda. He is an actor, known for Inception (2010), Thunderball (1965) and The Interpreter (2005). He has been married to Barbara Cameron since September 20, 1994. He was previously married to Audrey Cameron.

8. Marsha Hunt

Actress | Raw Deal

Stardom somehow eluded this vastly gifted actress. Had it not perhaps been for her low-level profile compounded by her McCarthy-era blacklisting in the early 1950s, there is no telling what higher tier Marsha Hunt might have attained. Perhaps her work was not flashy enough, or too subdued, or ...

9. Suzy Delair

Actress | L'assassin habite... au 21

Prototype of the sexy cheeky French lady, Suzy Delair was discovered by Henri-Georges Clouzot, who became her companion and gave her two memorable roles : Mila Malou, inspector Wens' unbearable girlfriend in two films, Le dernier des six (1941), which he wrote, and The Murderer Lives at Number 21 (...

10. Helen Hughes

Actress | Tommy Boy

Helen Hughes was born on January 8, 1918 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA as Helen Margaret Hughes. She is an actress, known for Tommy Boy (1995), Billy Madison (1995) and Martha, Ruth & Edie (1988).

11. Fay McKenzie

Actress | The Party

Fay McKenzie was born into a show business family where she was the youngest of two sisters and an actress cousin, and made her screen debut at only ten weeks old in Station Content (1918) in which she was carried in the arms of Gloria Swanson. Her parents, Bob and Eva were already veteran ...

12. Ivy Bethune

Actress | Back to the Future

Ivy Bethune was born on June 1, 1918 in Sevastopol, Russia as Ivy Vigder. She is an actress, known for Back to the Future (1985), Get Smart (2008) and Will to Die (1971). She was previously married to Stuart Lancaster and William Charles Bethune.

13. Baby Peggy

Actress | Helen's Babies

Silent moppet star Jackie Coogan, immortalized as Charles Chaplin's The Kid (1921), had only one screen rival during the early 1920s, and that was none other than Baby Peggy. She was "discovered" while visiting the Century Studios lot on Sunset Boulevard with her mother when she was a mere 19-...

14. Caren Marsh

Actress | Secrets of a Sorority Girl

She began her career as a radio actress and professional dancer in 1937 shortly after her graduation from Hollywood High School. In 1939 she was signed under contract to MGM Studios and appeared as a dance stand in for Judy Garland in 'The Wizard of Oz' (1939). She later became a free lance actress...

15. Nehemiah Persoff

Actor | An American Tail

Born in 1919 (some sources say 1920) in Jerusalem, Nehemiah Persoff immigrated with his family to America in 1929.

Following schooling at the Hebrew Technical Institute of New York, he found a job as a subway electrician doing signal maintenance until an interest in the theater altered the direction...

16. Grace Albertson

Actress | Arson Squad

Grace Albertson was born on August 4, 1919 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA as Mary Grace Gillern. She is an actress, known for Arson Squad (1945), Unmasked (1950) and Mannix (1967). She was previously married to Robert E. Meredith and Frank Albertson.

17. Walter Bernstein

Writer | The Front

Blacklisted writer in the 50s, a victim of the HUAC (House Un-American Activities Committee), he still continued to write under pseudonyms as did many other blacklisted writers such as Ring Lardner Jr. and Dalton Trumbo, and his biggest contribution during that time was probably his writing work ...

18. Marge Champion

Actress | The Party

One of the great dancer and choreographers in both movies and stage, Marge Champion is best known today as the former wife of Gower Champion, when they worked together as a highly successfully dancing team in the MGM musical years. After retiring from movies, Champion now works as a dance teacher ...

19. Alfie Scopp

Actor | Fiddler on the Roof

Alfie Scopp was born on September 15, 1919 in London, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Fiddler on the Roof (1971), Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964) and Howdy Doody (1954).

20. Don Kennedy

Actor | You Are There

Don Kennedy was born on June 8, 1920 as Donald Kennedy. He is an actor, known for You Are There (1953), The Stunt Man (1980) and The Wild Wild West (1965).

21. Sergio Mendizábal

Actor | Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo

Sergio Mendizábal was born on July 3, 1920 in San Sebastián, Spain. He is an actor, known for The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966), For a Few Dollars More (1965) and Man on the Spying Trapeze (1966).

22. Noah Keen

Actor | Battle for the Planet of the Apes

Noah Keen was born on October 10, 1920 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Isadore Keen. He is an actor and director, known for Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973), The Six Million Dollar Man (1974) and Tom Sawyer (1973). He is married to Gerrianne Raphael. He was previously married to Barbara Corday.

23. Holly Harris

Actress | Once Upon a Tune

Holly Harris was born on December 27, 1920 in St. Charles, Illinois, USA as Holly May Harris. She is an actress, known for Once Upon a Tune (1951), Act of Vengeance (1974) and Yancy Derringer (1958).

24. Herbert Ellis

Actor | The Party

Herbert Ellis was born on January 17, 1921 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Herbert Siegel. He is an actor, known for The Party (1968), The Killing (1956) and Peter Gunn (1958). He is married to Sylvia Siegel. They have two children.

25. Carol Channing

Actress | Thoroughly Modern Millie

Carol Channing was born January 31, 1921, at Seattle, Washington, the daughter of a prominent newspaper editor, who was very active in the Christian Science movement. She attended high school in San Francisco and later worked as a model in Los Angeles. She attended prestigious Bennington College in...

26. Hugh Downs

Self | Live from Lincoln Center

Hugh Downs was born on February 14, 1921 in Akron, Ohio, USA as Hugh Malcolm Downs. He is an actor and producer, known for Live from Lincoln Center (1976), Car 54, Where Are You? (1961) and Concentration (1958). He was previously married to Ruth Shaheen.

27. Jack Rader

Actor | The Blob

Jack Rader was born on February 23, 1921 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor, known for The Blob (1988), Outbreak (1995) and Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988).

28. Josip Elic

Actor | One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Josip Elic was born on March 10, 1921 in Butte, Montana, USA. He is an actor, known for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Black Rain (1989) and The Producers (1967).

29. Geoffrey Chater

Actor | Gandhi

An English actor born in 1921. He starred in both film and television projects. His television credits include appearances in The Champions, Dad's Army, Callan, Mapp and Lucia, Heartbeat, Foyle's War, One Foot in the Grave (1990), The Thin Blue Line (1995) and Midsomer Murders (1997).

The very image...

30. Bill Butler

Camera_department | One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Bill Butler was born on April 7, 1921 in Cripple Creek, Colorado, USA as Wilmer C. Butler. He is known for his work on One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Grease (1978) and Jaws (1975). He has been married to Iris Butler since May 28, 1984. They have two children. He was previously married to ...

31. Wally Campo

Actor | The Little Shop of Horrors

Wally Campo was born on June 22, 1921 in Alameda, California, USA. He is an actor and director, known for The Little Shop of Horrors (1960), Mark of the Gun (1969) and Tales of Terror (1962).

32. Muriel Pavlow

Actress | Murder She Said

Lovely, delicate-looking actress Muriel Pavlow belongs firmly to the British cinema of the 1950s and often provided a nice counterbalance to the hectic goings-on in many comedies. Born in 1921 in Leigh, Kent, England, she was a dominant stage actress despite her petite frame and made her theatrical...

33. Bob Gravage

Actor | Earthquake

Bob Gravage was born on July 25, 1921 in Kern, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Earthquake (1974), Gunsmoke (1955) and Something Big (1971).

34. Walter Mirisch

Producer | In the Heat of the Night

Walter Mirisch and brothers Marvin Mirisch and Harold Mirisch were one of the most successful producing teams in Hollywood history. Their Mirisch Company produced such diverse hits as Some Like It Hot (1959), The Magnificent Seven (1960), West Side Story (1961), The Great Escape (1963), The Pink ...

35. Tom Felleghy

Actor | L'età di Cosimo de Medici

Tom Felleghy was born on November 26, 1921 in Budapest, Hungary as Tamás Fellegi. He is an actor and producer, known for The Age of the Medici (1972), Nana (1983) and Escape from the Bronx (1983). He was previously married to Liane Ger.

36. Betty White

Actress | The Proposal

Betty White was born in Oak Park, Illinois, to Christine Tess (Cachikis), a homemaker, and Horace Logan White, a lighting company executive. She is of Danish, Greek, English, and Welsh descent.

Although best known as the devious Sue Ann Nivens on the classic sitcom Mary Tyler Moore (1970) and the ...

37. Ray Anthony

Soundtrack | Sixteen Candles

Ray Anthony (real name Raymond Antonini) was born in Bentleyville, PA, on Jan. 20, 1922. His family moved to Cleveland, where he spent most of his early life. There he studied trumpet with his father. From 1940-1941 he played in Glenn Miller and His Orchestra. He enlisted in the US Navy in 1942 and...

38. Carl Reiner

Actor | Ocean's Eleven

Carl Reiner is a legend of American comedy, having achieved great success as a comic actor, a director, producer and recording artist. He has won nine Emmy Awards, three as an actor, four as a writer and two as a producer. He also won a Grammy Award for his "2,000 Year Old Man" album, based on his ...

39. Doris Day

Soundtrack | Love Me or Leave Me

One of America's most prolific actresses was born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff on April 3, 1922, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Alma Sophia (Welz), a housewife, and William Joseph Kappelhoff, a music teacher and choir master. Her grandparents were all German immigrants. She had two brothers, Richard, who ...

40. Margia Dean

Actress | The Quatermass Xperiment

Stunning, dark-haired '40s and '50s leading lady Margia Dean was the daughter of a Greek lawyer. Her parents moved from Athens to the US in 1913, a number of years before her birth on April 7, 1922, in Chicago, Illinois. The youngest of three girls, she was christened Marguerite Louise Skliris. Her...

41. Helen Mowery

Actress | The Fighting Frontiersman

Helen Mowery was born on April 25, 1922 in Casper, Wyoming, USA. She is an actress, known for The Fighting Frontiersman (1946), All About Eve (1950) and Range Beyond the Blue (1947).

42. Bill Macy

Actor | Maude

Bill Macy was born on May 18, 1922 in Revere, Massachusetts, USA as Wolf Martin Garber. He is an actor, known for Maude (1972), The Jerk (1979) and Analyze This (1999). He has been married to Samantha Harper since May 4, 1975. He was previously married to Judith Janus.

43. Peter Hughes

Actor | Evita

Peter Hughes was born on May 20, 1922 in London, England. He is an actor, known for Evita (1996), An Englishman's Castle (1978) and The Avengers (1961). He has been married to Erica Brace since 1959. They have two children.

44. Joan Copeland

Actress | Brother Bear

Joan Copeland, the sister of famed playwright Arthur Miller, is a renowned actress in her own right. She made her name on Broadway, debuting there in 1945 to begin a career that lasted more than 60 years. She also had a long career on television, where she appeared in a number of that medium's most...

45. Terence Kelly

Actor | Watchmen

Terence Kelly was born on June 12, 1922 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Terence Reginald Kelly. He is an actor, known for Watchmen (2009), Walking Tall (2004) and The Big Year (2011).

46. Norman Lear

Writer | All in the Family

Norman Lear is a World War II veteran, actor, writer, producer, director, and creator of such legendary sitcoms like All In The Family, Good Times, Sanford And Son, The Jeffersons, Maude, and many other sitcoms that defined and revolutionized American television.

Norman Milton Lear was born in New ...

47. Micheline Presle

Actress | If a Man Answers

Dark-haired, Paris-born Micheline Presle (better known in the States as Micheline Prelle) was the daughter of a businessman and took acting classes as a teen. She was discovered by Georg Wilhelm Pabst and cast in Jeunes filles en détresse (1939) (Young Girls in Distress) and Four Flights to ...

48. Janis Paige

Actress | Silk Stockings

Joyous scene-stealer Janis Paige started out playing rather bland film ingénues, but never seemed to be comfortable in those roles--she had too much snap, crackle and pop to be confined in such a formulaic way.

Born Donna Mae Tjaden in 1922 in Tacoma, Washington, she was singing in public from age 5...

49. Bert I. Gordon

Director | Empire of the Ants

Bert I. Gordon, affectionately nicknamed "Mr. B.I.G." by Forrest J. Ackerman, produced, directed, and wrote more than twenty-five Sci/Fi and Horror features, such as The Magic Sword (1962), The Amazing Colossal Man (1957), Village of the Giants (1965), The Cyclops (1957), in addition to comedies ...

50. Stan Lee

Writer | Doctor Strange

Stan Lee is an American comic-book writer, editor, and publisher, who was formerly executive vice president and publisher of Marvel Comics.

Stan was born in New York City, to Celia (Solomon) and Jack Lieber, a dress cutter. His parents were Romanian Jewish immigrants. Lee co-created Spider-Man, the ...

51. Valentina Cortese

Actress | La nuit américaine

Valentina Cortese was born in Milan, Lombardy, Italy, in 1923. She made her movie debut in 1940 and played many "ingenue" parts in Italian films of that period, before making a real sensation in Caccia all'uomo (1948) and Tempesta su Parigi (1948), playing both female leads, Fantine and Cosette (...

52. Larry Storch

Actor | The Great Race

As a kid in the 1930s growing up in a tough New York neighborhood, kinetic wiseguy Larry Storch took in the multi-ethnic flavor of his surroundings and started blurting out various accents as a juvenile to provoke laughs and earn attention. Little did he know that this early talent would take him ...

53. Wright King

Actor | Planet of the Apes

Best known for his role in "Streetcar Named Desire" and for his two guest appearances on the original The Twilight Zone (1959) series, Wright King enjoyed a noteworthy career in numerous theatrical productions. He remained close friends with Eileen Heckart until her death in 2001. His son is actor ...

54. Franco Zeffirelli

Director | Romeo and Juliet

Franco Zeffirelli was born on February 12, 1923 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy as Gian Franco Corsi Zeffirelli. He is known for his work on Romeo and Juliet (1968), La traviata (1982) and The Taming of the Shrew (1967).

55. Donald Elson

Actor | Escape from the Planet of the Apes

Donald Elson was raised in the Los Angeles suburb of Inglewood, just a "whoop and a holler" from Hollywood. He was a young college student at the outbreak of WWII. After serving in the Air Force, he attended the Columbia Radio School of Broadcasting on the GI Bill and pursued a career as a radio ...

56. Gloria Henry

Actress | Air Hostess

New Orleans-born second-string actress Gloria Henry was born Gloria McEniry on April 2, 1923, and lived on the edge of the Garden District growing up. Educated at the Worcester Art Museum School, she moved to Los Angeles in her very late teens and worked on a number of radio shows and commercials ...

57. Gene Reynolds

Producer | Lou Grant

Gene Reynolds was born on April 4, 1923 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Eugene Reynolds Blumenthal. He is a producer and director, known for Lou Grant (1977), M*A*S*H (1972) and Room 222 (1969). He has been married to Ann Sweeny since 1979. They have one child. He was previously married to Bonnie Jones.

58. Ralph Senensky

Director | The Wild Wild West

Ralph Senensky was born on May 1, 1923 in Mason City, Iowa, USA. He is known for his work on The Wild Wild West (1965), Star Trek (1966) and The Twilight Zone (1959).

59. Elizabeth Sellars

Actress | The Barefoot Contessa

Elizabeth Sellars was born on May 6, 1923 in Glasgow, Scotland as Elizabeth McDonald Sellars. She is an actress, known for The Barefoot Contessa (1954), The Gentle Gunman (1952) and Forbidden Cargo (1954). She was previously married to Francis Austin Henley.

60. Carl Duering

Actor | A Clockwork Orange

Carl Duering was born on May 29, 1923 in Berlin, Germany. He is known for his work on A Clockwork Orange (1971), Biggles (1960) and Arabesque (1966).

61. Jimmy Lydon

Actor | Strange Illusion

Born to a large Irish Catholic family (the fifth of nine children) and raised in New York City, Lydon overcame a birth defect and alcoholic father to begin a Broadway career in 1937, acting opposite Van Heflin, Sidney Lumet and Uta Hagen in separate productions. After a number of films with ...

62. Peggy Stewart

Actress | The Runaways

Florida-born Peggy O'Rourke's parents divorced when she was very young. Peggy's mother eventually married a wealthy attorney named Stewart, and Peggy took his name. She grew up in Atlanta (where she developed the athletic skills she would later demonstrate in her many westerns for Republic Pictures...

63. Barbara Perry

Actress | The Back-up Plan

Barbara Perry was born on June 22, 1923 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Barbara Mae Perry. She is an actress, known for The Back-up Plan (2010), Trancers (1984) and Mr. Woodcock (2007). She was previously married to Art Babbitt and Bennett Warren James.

64. María Martín

Actress | Alba de América

María Martín was born on July 14, 1923 in Marbella, Spain as María Martín Vargas. She is an actress, known for Dawn of America (1951), Lovers: A True Story (1991) and The Cruel Ones (1967).

65. Sam Gray

Actor | The Cowboy Way

Sam Gray was born on July 18, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for The Cowboy Way (1994), Wolfen (1981) and Law & Order (1990).

66. Irving Burton

Actor | Loser

Irving Burton was born on August 5, 1923 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for Loser (1991), Good Times (1974) and 227 (1985).

67. Kelo Henderson

Actor | 26 Men

Kelo Henderson was born on August 8, 1923 in Pueblo, Colorado, USA as Paul Henderson Jr. He is an actor, known for 26 Men (1957), Treasure of the Aztecs (1965) and Pyramid of the Sun God (1965).

68. Rhonda Fleming

Actress | Out of the Past

A native-born Californian, Rhonda Fleming attended Beverly Hills public and private schools. Her father was Harold Cheverton Louis (1896-1951). Her mother, Effie Olivia Graham (1891-1985), was a famous model and actress in New York. She has a son (Kent Lane), two granddaughters (Kimberly and Kelly)...

69. Jerome Guardino

Actor | Columbo

Jerome Guardino was born on August 27, 1923 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Leonard Jerome Guardino. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Columbo (1971), Car 54, Where Are You? (1961) and Dream No Evil (1970).

70. Glynis Johns

Actress | Mary Poppins

Husky voiced Glynis is the daughter of actor Mervyn Johns. Best known for her light comedy roles and often playful flirtation, Glynis was born in South Africa while her parents were on tour there (her mother was a concert pianist) but was always proud of her Welsh roots and took delight in playing ...

71. Patrick Jordan

Actor | Portrait of Alison

Patrick Jordan was born on October 20, 1923 in Hendon, Middlesex, England as Albert Patrick Jordan. He is known for his work on Portrait of Alison (1955), Patrol Car (1954) and Dixon of Dock Green (1955).

72. Bob Harris

Stunts | Commando

Bob Harris was born on November 8, 1923 in Long Beach, California, USA as Robert L. Harris. He is known for his work on Commando (1985), The Deer Hunter (1978) and Short Circuit (1986).

73. James Karen

Actor | The Return of the Living Dead

Veteran Broadway, TV and film actor James Karen was encouraged as a young man to take up an acting career by U.S. Congressman Daniel J. Flood, who was an amateur actor himself. In 1947 Karen made his Broadway debut in "A Streetcar Named Desire", which led to appearances in over 20 Broadway ...

74. Bob Barker

Producer | The New Price Is Right

For 35 years Bob Barker had been the host of The Price Is Right (1972) game show. Not only is it the highest-rated daytime game show, it's also the longest-running game show in TV history, surpassing the prime-time hit What's My Line? (1950), which ran for 18 years. He also served the show's ...

75. Jimmy Weldon

Actor | The Phantom Planet

Former host of "The Webster Webfoot Show" at KJEO-47 in Fresno, California during the 1960s (KJEO is now KGPE-47). Webster Webfoot was a squat duck (ventriloquist's dummy), who was the eternal Webelo Cub Scout, including hat, scarf and Boy Scout emblem choker. Later produced children's Christian ...

76. Mike Nussbaum

Actor | Men in Black

Mike Nussbaum was born on December 29, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for Men in Black (1997), Fatal Attraction (1987) and House of Games (1987).

77. Carole Cook

Actress | Sixteen Candles

Actress Carole Cook showed a knack for comic timing from early on, so much so that the legendary Lucille Ball took her on as a protégée. Cook would make many appearances on Ball's TV shows The Lucy Show (1962) and Here's Lucy (1968), as well as other shows like Magnum, P.I. (1980), Dynasty (1981), ...

78. Dick Boccelli

Actor | Oz

Dick Boccelli is better known to rock music fans as Dick Richards, an original member of Bill Haley and the Comets. Boccelli-Richards played drums and sang with this classic rock and roll band from 1953 to 1955, before forming The Jodimars. Today, Boccelli divides his time between movie and TV ...

79. Peg Murray

Actress | Another World

Peg Murray was born on February 14, 1924 in Denver, Colorado, USA. She is an actress, known for Another World (1964), Coronet Blue (1967) and Me & Mrs. C. (1986).

80. Machiko Kyô

Actress | Rashômon

Machiko Kyô was born on March 25, 1924 in Osaka, Japan as Yano Motoko. She is an actress, known for Rashômon (1950), Gate of Hell (1953) and The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956).

81. Kathleen O'Malley

Actress | Black Sheep

Kathleen O'Malley was born on March 31, 1924 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress, known for Black Sheep (1996), Wagon Master (1950) and Telefon (1977).

82. Stanley Donen

Director | Charade

Since he was a child, Stanley Donen attended dance classes and debuted on Broadway at age 17. With the help of the producer Arthur Freed and the actor Gene Kelly he got the chance to direct the musicals On the Town (1949), Singin' in the Rain (1952), and Love Is Better Than Ever (1952) which ...

83. Raymond Mason

Actor | Nicholas Nickleby

Raymond Mason was born on April 17, 1924 in Great Bridge, Staffordshire, England. He is an actor, known for Nicholas Nickleby (1977), The Brothers Karamazov (1964) and Les Misérables (1967).

84. Leslie Phillips

Actor | Venus

A much-loved comic actor who has specialized in playing plummy, quintessentially English stereotypes, Leslie Phillips' heart was in acting from a very young age. He received elocution lessons as a child in order to lose his natural cockney accent (at that time a regional British accent was a major ...

85. Priscilla Pointer

Actress | Blue Velvet

Though character actress Priscilla Pointer may be better known as the mother of Amy Irving, she has enjoyed a major stage, film and TV career herself for over four decades. The New York-born performer was trained on the stage and appeared in several tours and Broadway shows, including "A Streetcar ...

86. José Manuel Martín

Actor | The Castle of Fu Manchu

Interpretation takes its first steps in the TEU, with José Luis López Vázquez, María Jesús Valdés and Valeriano Andrés. After obtaining a scholarship at the Lope de Rueda, starts as a professional theater under the command of Alejandro Ulloa with simultaneous functions broadcaster Radio Nacional of...

87. Raymond Guth

Actor | Silver Streak

Raymond Guth was born on May 29, 1924 in Oil City, Pennsylvania, USA as Raymond John Guth. He is known for his work on Silver Streak (1976), Emperor of the North (1973) and Bad Company (1972).

88. Barbara Collentine

Actress | Hunter

Barbara Collentine was born on June 17, 1924 in Madison, Wisconsin, USA as Barbara Ann Collentine. She is an actress, known for Hunter (1984), Everglades (1961) and The Streets of San Francisco (1972). She was previously married to Richard Bull.

89. Eva Marie Saint

Actress | On the Waterfront

Actress and producer Eva Marie Saint was born on July 4, 1924 on Newark, New Jersey. She is known for starring in Elia Kazan's On the Waterfront (1954), for which she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest (1959). Her film career also includes ...

90. Sarita Vara

Actress | Che!

Sarita Vara was born on July 23, 1924. She is an actress, known for Che! (1969), The Wild Wild West (1965) and Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957).

91. Eunice Christopher

Actress | The Waltons

Eunice Christopher was born on July 26, 1924 in the USA. She is an actress, known for The Waltons (1971), Audrey Rose (1977) and The Other Side of Midnight (1977).

92. Ray Hastings

Actor | Highway Patrol

Ray Hastings was born on August 10, 1924. He is an actor, known for Highway Patrol (1955), Hogan's Heroes (1965) and Bewitched (1964).

93. Eduardo Fajardo

Actor | Django

Eduardo Fajardo was born on August 14, 1924 in Meis, Pontevedra, Galicia, Spain as Eduardo Martínez Fajardo. He is an actor, known for Django (1966), Maniac Mansion (1972) and Don Quijote de la Mancha (1947).

95. Sylvia Miles

Actress | Midnight Cowboy

Sylvia Miles was born on September 9, 1924 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Midnight Cowboy (1969), Wall Street (1987) and Evil Under the Sun (1982). She was previously married to Ted Brown, Gerald Price and William Miles.

96. Bob Herron

Stunts | Sneakers

Stuntman and actor Bob Herron was born on September 23, 1924 in Lomita, California. Herron grew up with his father in Hawaii. After his parents divorced, Bob's mother remained in California and married Ace Hudkins, who was a famous supplier of horses for movies. Following service in the Navy in the...

97. Robert Casper

Actor | Simon & Simon

Robert Casper was born on October 7, 1924 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is an actor, known for Simon & Simon (1981), Playhouse 90 (1956) and Studs Lonigan (1960).

98. Wayne Mallory

Special_effects | Volcano

Wayne Mallory was born on October 13, 1924 as Wayne W. Moseley. He is known for his work on Volcano (1997), American Pie (1999) and The Silent Service (1957).

99. Joyce Randolph

Actress | The Honeymooners

Joyce Randolph was born on October 21, 1924 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Joyce Sirola. She is an actress, known for The Honeymooners (1955), Everything's Jake (2006) and The Doctors and the Nurses (1962). She was previously married to Richard Charles.

100. William Russell

Actor | The Great Escape

William Russell was born William Russell Enoch on 19 November 1924, in Sunderland, County Durham, England, to Eva Compston (Pile) and Alfred James Enoch. He became interested in acting at an early age. He was involved in organizing entertainments during his national service in the Royal Air Force ...



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