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1. Catherine Share

Actress | The Ramrodder

Her parents were active in the French underground and committed suicide during the war. She was adopted and brought to the US by an American family where she attended Hollywood High school and some college. She was a talented pianist and singer. Eventually, she fell in with Charles Manson and his "...

2. David Vitter

Self | New Orleans Story

In Louisiana, where politics is often a matter of tradition and going along with established order and dominance by elderly politicians, the boyish-looking David Vitter is an improbable officeholder. He was first elected to political office as an outsider, and never really fit in with his fellow ...

3. Dawn Schiller

Producer | Wonderland

Dawn Schiller was the daughter of an American career soldier and a young immigrant from Germany. During the 1960s, her father served two tours in Vietnam and was seriously injured. After he returned to his family, they moved to Florida. However, her parents' marriage fell apart when she turned 15 ...

4. Doris Tate

Self | To Tell the Truth

A native of Texas, this future champion of law-abiding citizens and scourge of murderers had never wished or expected to become a public figure. She had a low-key childhood, eventually marrying an Army Intelligence officer named Larry Tate. His job required international travel, so she lived in ...

5. Elizabeth Dole

Self | Who Is Vermin Supreme? An Outsider Odyssey

Elizabeth Dole was born Salisbury, North Carolina, during The Great Depression. Her parents, John Van Hanford and Mary Ella Cathey, were the owners of a successful floral business and the family didn't suffer the financial hardships of so many around them. Her parents were believers in striving for...

6. Glenda Jackson

Actress | A Touch of Class

Few in modern British history have come as far or achieved as much from humble beginnings as Glenda Jackson has. From acclaimed actress to respected MP (Member of Parliament), she is known for her high intelligence and meticulous approach to her work. She was born to a working-class household in ...

7. Jane Harman

Self | CNN Newsroom

Jane Harman was born the daughter of immigrants who escaped World War II- her father from Poland and her mother from Russia. She grew up in post-war Los Angeles, where her father was a physician, and became enamored with President John F. Kennedy, which inspired her to become politically active in ...

8. Jerry Brown

Actor | Railroader

Although Jerry Brown comes from a political family, he has an unusual background for a politician, even in California, and is considered an oddity in some corners. The son of longtime California public figures Pat Brown, he originally didn't plan to be a public official. After attending public ...

9. Jose Menendez

Production Designer | Vuelve el ojo de vidrio

Jose Menendez was born to a prosperous family in Havana, Cuba. His father was a well-known soccer player who owned his own accounting firm. His mother was a swimmer who had been elected to Cuba's sports hall of fame. Although the family was not among the elite, Jose's parents were celebrity ...

10. Justin Long

Actor | Live Free or Die Hard

A likable, boyish-looking actor with thick eyebrows and a friendly smile, Justin Long is a native of Connecticut.

He was born and raised in Fairfield, the second of three sons. His father, R. James Long, is a Professor of Philosophy at Fairfield University, and his mother, Wendy Lesniak, is a former...

11. Karla DeVito

Soundtrack | The Breakfast Club

Karla DeVito grew up in Mokena, Illinois, about 35 miles southwest of Chicago, which at the time was a small farming town. From her earliest years, she showed an artistic bent, and a love of music and performing.

After graduating from high school, she enrolled at Loyola University in Chicago with a ...

12. Lisa Lampanelli

Actress | Drillbit Taylor

Lisa Lampenelli is one of the most high-profile insult comics. Though actually born in Connecticut, she is identified as a New Yorker, where she built up her career on the stand-up comic circuit. She is known for her outrageous pot shots at celebrities as well as references to her own weight and ...

13. Michael Peterson

Self | Soupçons

The son of a career military officer, Michael Peterson moved with family several times during his childhood. To pass the time while traveling, he became an avid reader. He became a fervent fan of Ernest Hemingway and wanted to be a celebrated novelist in the same vein. He graduated from Duke ...

14. Monica Monica

Actress | Waiting...

An physician and frequent candidate, Dr. Monica Monica has parlayed her unusual name into a commodity, helped by circumstances not of her own making. The descendant of Italian immigrants, she had ambition to be a doctor and was a high achiever academically in her youth. She graduated from Tulane ...

15. Nancy Pitman

Self | Manson

Nancy Pittman grew up in a wealthy household in Malibu, where her father was a successful engineer and her mother was a society matron. She and her two younger brothers wanted for nothing materially, and her childhood years were devoted to school and surfing. However, the wealth didn't bring her ...

16. Stephen G. Breyer

Self | Frontline

Stephen Breyer holds the somewhat dubious distinction of being the second-longest junior member of the United States Supreme Court in American history, holding that distinction for some 12 years, until the confirmation of Samuel Alito in 2006. Breyer was the oldest of two sons of Gerald and Anne (...

17. Suzy Kendall

Actress | To Sir, with Love

A doe-eyed, honey-blond actress of extraordinary beauty, Suzy Kendall was one of the most popular British actresses of the 1960s. Yet, she never really sought the spotlight and accepted fame only reluctantly. Born as Freida Harrison, her goal was actually to be a clothing designer and, in fact, she...


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