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Actress | La hermana San Sulpicio
Lolita Torres was born on March 26, 1930 in Avellaneda, Buenos Aires, Argentina as Beatriz Mariana Torres. She was an actress, known for La hermana San Sulpicio (1960), La maestra enamorada (1961) and La edad del amor (1954). She was married to Julio Cesar Caccia and Santiago Rodolfo Burastero. She...
Actor | Tendre et perverse Emanuelle
Alberto Dalbés was born on April 3, 1922 in Rosario, Argentina as Francisco Eduardo Eyres Martínez. He was an actor, known for Tender and Perverse Emanuelle (1973), La maldición de Frankenstein (1973) and Drácula contra Frankenstein (1972). He died on September 14, 1983 in Madrid, ...
4. Basil Gogos
Self | Monsterama: Basil Gogos
Acclaimed illustrator Basil Gogos was born in Egypt to Greek parents. He moved with his family to America when he was sixteen years old. Gogos attended several New York area schools which include the National School of Design, the Phoenix School of Design, and the School of the Visual Arts. ...
Actress | Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
Beah Richards left her native Vicksburg, Mississippi, for New York City in 1950. She would not acquire a significant role on stage until 1955, when she appeared in the off-Broadway show "Take A Giant Step" convincingly portraying an 84-year-old grandmother without using theatrical makeup. In 1962 ...
Director | A Fish Called Wanda
Director Charles Crichton's film career began as an editor in 1935 with Alexander Korda's London Films, and in that capacity he worked on such productions as Sanders of the River (1935), Things to Come (1936) and Elephant Boy (1937) (which introduced Sabu to movie audiences). He soon left London ...
Soundtrack | Repo Men
Pop orchestra leader responsible for the mambo craze that swept America during the early 1950s. Numerous hit recordings included, among others, "Patricia", "Mambo Jambo" and "Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White". Would often interject his musical numbers with his signature grunt of "Dilo!".
Producer | The Ugly American
George Englund was born on June 22, 1926 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as George Howe Ripley. He is known for his work on The Ugly American (1963), The World, the Flesh and the Devil (1959) and Zachariah (1971). He was married to Bonnie Graves and Cloris Leachman. He died on September 14...
10. Gertrude Berg
Actress | The Goldbergs
Gertrude was born in New York City and her father owned a summer resort hotel. While in her teens, she wrote dialogues about her father and grandfather and recited them to guests at the hotel. This was the beginning of her writing which eventually led her to write "The Goldbergs". She married ...
11. Grace Kelly
Actress | Rear Window
On November 12, 1929, Grace Patricia Kelly was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to wealthy parents. Her girlhood was uneventful for the most part, but one of the things she desired was to become an actress which she had decided on at an early age. After her high school graduation in 1947, Grace ...
12. Henry Gibson
Actor | Nashville
Henry Gibson was born on 21 September 1935 in Germantown, Pennsylvnia. Before appearing in films and television series, he was a child star on the stage during the 1940s and during the late 1950s he was an intelligence officer in the U.S. Air Force. His screen debut came in 1963 when he was cast in...
13. Irving Thalberg
Writer | The Trap
Irving Grant Thalberg was born in New York City, to Henrietta (Haymann) and William Thalberg, who were of German Jewish descent. He had a bad heart, having contracted rheumatic fever as a teenager and was plagued with other ailments all of his life. He was quite intelligent with a thirst for ...
14. Isadora Duncan
Writer | Isadora
Isadora Duncan was an American dancer and innovative educator known for interdisciplinary and cross-cultural projects, and a hectic marriage to the famous Russian poet Sergei Esenin.
She was born Isador 'Dora' Angela Duncan on May 26, 1877, in San Francisco, California. Her father, Joseph Duncan, ...
15. James Anderson
Actor | To Kill a Mockingbird
A familiar face to movie audiences in the 1950s, James Anderson's rugged and somewhat sinister good looks made him a natural for westerns, and he appeared in many of them over the years, often as a gunman or hired killer but occasionally as a storekeeper or grizzled frontier scout. He turned in a ...
Actor | Don't Answer the Phone!
James Westmoreland was born on November 25, 1935 in Dearborn, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for Don't Answer the Phone! (1980), The Monroes (1966) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He was married to Kim Darby. He died on September 14, 2016 in Palm Desert, California, USA.
17. Janet Gaynor
Actress | Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
Janet Gaynor was born Laura Gainor on October 6, 1906, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. As a child, she & her parents moved to San Francisco, California, where she graduated from high school in 1923. She then moved to Los Angeles where she enrolled in a secretarial school. She got a job at a shoe ...
18. Jerry Fleck
Assistant_director | Star Trek: First Contact
Jerry Fleck was born on November 4, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Gerald B. Fleck. He was an assistant director and actor, known for Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) and Edward Scissorhands (1990). He was married to Katy. He died on September 14, 2003 in Saugus, ...
20. Johnny Sekka
Actor | The Message
Johnny Sekka was born on July 21, 1934 in Dakar, Senegal as Lamine Sekka. He was an actor, known for The Message (1976), Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993) and The Avengers (1961). He was married to Cecilia Enger. He died on September 14, 2006 in Agua Dulce, California, USA.
21. Jorge Lavat
Actor | El Estudiante
Jorge Lavat was born on August 3, 1933 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Jorge Lavat Bayona. He was an actor, known for El Estudiante (2009), Quinceañera (1987) and Eva Luna (2010). He was married to Ana María Torres Landa and Silvia Burgos. He died on September 14, 2011 in Mexico ...
22. Jorge Pedreros
Actor | Jappening con Ja
Jorge Pedreros was born on August 8, 1942 in Santiago, Chile. He was an actor, known for Jappening con Ja (1978), A la suerte de la olla (2001) and El show de Pepito TV (2001). He was married to Gladys del Río. He died on September 14, 2013 in Santiago de Chile, Chile.
23. Julian Beck
Actor | The Cotton Club
A bold, innovative, avant-garde figure in theatre who helped revolutionized the style of playwriting and acting in the 1950s and 1960s, actor/writer/producer/directer Julian Beck was certainly a odd-looking sort with his baleful, hollow eyes, stark and skullish features and near-bald dome capped by...
24. Julie Bovasso
Actress | Saturday Night Fever
Julie Bovasso was born on August 1, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Julia Anne Bovasso. She is known for her work on Saturday Night Fever (1977), Moonstruck (1987) and The Verdict (1982). She was married to Len Wayland and George Earl Ortman. She died on September 14, 1991 in New ...
25. Juliet Prowse
Actress | Can-Can
Born in India to South African parents, Juliet studied to be a dancer from the age of 4. Attending the Royal Academy of Dance, by the time Juliet was 14, she was deemed too tall at just under six feet to enter the world of ballet. She signed as a chorus dancer with the London Palladium and then ...
26. Kim McGuire
Actress | Cry-Baby
Born in 1956 in New Orleans, LA, Kim McGuire was an actress, best known for playing Mona "Hatchet-Face" Malnorowski in John Waters' Cry-Baby (1990). Her other films include Disturbed (1990) and Acting on Impulse (1993). In 1997, after passing the State Bar exam, she began working as an attorney in ...
27. Lane Chandler
Actor | Samson and Delilah
American actor who had a brief flirtation with stardom before settling into character roles and bit parts. Born in rural South Dakota (according to government records, though some sources say Walsh County, North Dakota) as Robert C. Oakes, the son of a horse rancher, he moved with his family to ...
28. LaWanda Page
Actress | Friday
Best known for her role as Aunt Esther Anderson on "Sanford And Son", she appeared in many films including "Don't Be A Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood" (1996), "Friday" (1995), "The Legend of Dolemite" (1994), "West From North Goes South" (1993), "The Meteor Man" (1993...
31. Lisa Michelson
Actress | Majo no takkyûbin
Lisa Michelson was born on March 31, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA as Lisa Paulette Michelson. She was an actress, known for Kiki's Delivery Service (1989), My Neighbor Totoro (1988) and The Spirit of '76 (1990). She was married to Gregory Snegoff. She died on September 14, 1991 in Los ...
32. Lotus Long
Actress | Phantom of Chinatown
Lotus Long's father was Japanese and her mother was an ethnic Hawaiian. The family came to California in the 1920s and, because of her exotic beauty, Lotus didn't find it difficult to get into the movies and portrayed a succession of various Asian women. She took the stage name "Lotus Long", and ...
34. Mickey Hargitay
Actor | Gli amori di Ercole
Mickey Hargitay was born on January 6, 1926 in Budapest, Hungary as Miklós Hargitay. He was an actor, known for The Loves of Hercules (1960), Delirio caldo (1972) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He was married to Ellen Hargitay, Jayne Mansfield and Mary Birge. He died on September 14, 2006 in Los ...
36. Ove Sprogøe
Actor | Olsen-bandens sidste bedrifter
Ove Sprogøe was one of Denmark's finest and most treasured actors. Born in 1919 in Odense, where he also grew up, his parents were Arthur and Inger Sprogøe. He married his wife Eva in 1945, the same year as his stage debut at Folketeatret in Copenhagen.
Through a long career in film, television and ...
37. Patrick Swayze
Actor | Dirty Dancing
Patrick Wayne Swayze was born on August 18, 1952 in Houston, Texas, to Patsy Swayze (née Yvonne Helen Karnes), a choreographer, and Jesse Wayne Swayze, a chemical plant engineer draftsman. His mother owned a dance school in Houston, where Patrick was also a student. His father passed away in 1982. ...
38. Robert Wise
Director | West Side Story
Robert Earl Wise was born on September 10, 1914 in Winchester, Indiana, the youngest of three sons of Olive R. (Longenecker) and Earl Waldo Wise, a meat packer. His parents were both of Pennsylvania Dutch (German) descent. At age nineteen, the avid moviegoer came into the film business through an ...
39. Stephen Dunham
Actor | The Mummy
Stephen Dunham was born on September 14, 1964 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Stephen Dunham Bowers. He is known for his work on The Mummy (1999), Paranormal Activity 4 (2012) and Get Smart (2008). He was married to Alexondra Lee. He died on September 14, 2012 in Burbank, California, USA.
41. Wayne Morris
Actor | Paths of Glory
American actor who had early success as a sunny juvenile, but whose career declined following World War II, in which he was a highly-decorated hero. A native of Los Angeles, Morris played football at Los Angeles Junior College, then worked as a forest ranger. Returning to school, he studied acting ...