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Actor | Kill Bill: Vol. 2
David Carradine was born in Hollywood, California, the eldest son of legendary character actor John Carradine, and his wife, Ardanelle Abigail (McCool). He presided over an acting family that included brothers Keith Carradine and Robert Carradine as well as his daughters Calista Carradine and ...
2. Andrew Gold
Soundtrack | The Golden Girls
Every day, somewhere across the globe, someone is enjoying the music of Andrew Gold. Whether it's his joyous ode "Thank You for Being a Friend," his plaintive hit "Lonely Boy," his chiming guitar work and supple arrangements on various classic tracks such as Linda Ronstadt's smash hit "You're No ...
3. Anna Neagle
Actress | Odette
Dame Anna Neagle, the endearingly popular British star during WWII, was born Florence Marjorie Robertson and began dancing as a professional in chorus lines at age 14. She starred with actor Jack Buchanan in the musical "Stand Up and Sing" in the West End and earned her big break when producer/...
Actor | Alexis Zorbas
Anthony Quinn was born Antonio Rudolfo Oaxaca Quinn on April 21, 1915, in Chihuahua, Mexico, to Manuela (Oaxaca) and Francisco Quinn, who became an assistant cameraman at a Los Angeles (CA) film studio. His paternal grandfather was Irish, and the rest of his family was Mexican. After starting life ...
Soundtrack | Madea Goes to Jail
Clarence Fountain was born on November 28, 1929 in Tyler, Alabama, USA. He was an actor, known for Madea Goes to Jail (2009), Great Performances (1971) and The Fighting Temptations (2003). He was married to Barbara Fountain. He died on June 3, 2018 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.
Actor | Si Dios me quita la vida
Enrique Lizalde was born on January 9, 1937 in Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico. He was an actor and director, known for Si Dios me quita la vida (1995), El escapulario (1968) and Wild Heart (1966). He was married to Tita Grieg. He died on June 3, 2013 in Mexico City, Mexico.
9. Franz Kafka
Writer | Le procès
Franz Kafka was born into a German-speaking Jewish family in Prague, Austrian Empire, in 1883. His father, Hermann Kafka, was a business owner and a domestic tyrant, frequently abusing his son. Kafka later admitted to his father, "My writing was all about you...". He believed that his father broke ...
10. Fred Beir
Actor | Hawaiian Eye
He made guest appearances on TV series like Bonanza, Perry Mason, Maverick, The Andy Griffith Show, Wagon Train, The Twilight Zone (the 1963 episode "Death Ship"), Ben Casey, The Outer Limits, The Munsters, The Time Tunnel, Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., Honey West, Mission: Impossible, Hawaii Five-O, The ...
11. Georges Bizet
Soundtrack | Match Point
Georges Bizet was a child prodigy. Entering the Paris Conservatory at the age of nine, he counted among his teachers Antoine Marmontel, François Benoist and Jacques Halévy. At nineteen Bizet won a Prix de Rome. That same year he wrote his first opera, 'Le Docteur Miracle', a one-act comedy. After ...
12. Harold Goodwin
Actor | The Bridge on the River Kwai
Harold Goodwin (22 October 1917 - 3 June 2004) was an English actor born in Wombwell, West Riding of Yorkshire, England.
Goodwin trained at RADA and was a stage actor at Liverpool repertory theatre for 3 years. He appeared in numerous British films of the 1950s and 1960s, usually playing 'flat cap' ...
13. Jack Kevorkian
Self | Kevorkian
Controversial pathologist, writer and inventor, Jack Kevorkian was the only son of Levon Kevorkian a former auto-factory worker who owned an excavating company and his homemaker wife. He had 2 sisters. Kevorkian's parents were Armenian refugees, whose relatives were among the 1.5 millon victims of ...
14. James Arness
Actor | Gunsmoke
American leading man famed as the star of one of the longest-running shows in U.S. television history, Gunsmoke (1955). Born of Norwegian heritage (the family name, Aurness, had formerly been Aursness) in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Rolf and Ruth Duesler Aurness. His father was a traveling salesman ...
15. Jerry Hopkins
Jerry Hopkins was born on November 9, 1935 in Camden, New Jersey, USA as Elisha Gerald Hopkins. He is known for his work on Shivaree (1965), The Steve Allen Playhouse (1962) and Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations (2005). He was married to Lamyai Sakhohlam, Rebecca Erickson Crockett, Jane ...
17. Kent McCray
Production_manager | Little House on the Prairie
Kent McCray was born on June 7, 1928 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA as Kent Baldwin McCray. He was a production manager and producer, known for Little House on the Prairie (1974), Alias Jesse James (1959) and Sam's Son (1984). He was married to Susan McCray. He died on June 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, ...
18. Kien Shih
Actor | Enter the Dragon
Kien Shih was born on January 1, 1913 in Shígang Village, Panyu, Guangdong, China as Wing-Cheung Shek. He is known for his work on Enter the Dragon (1973), Huang Fei Hong yi qu Ding Cai Pao (1974) and The Whirlwind Knight (1969). He died on June 3, 2009 in Hong Kong, China.
21. Leon Askin
Actor | One, Two, Three
As a nine-year-old boy, Leon Askin recited a 17-stanza eulogy for Emperor Franz Josef in front of the city hall in Vienna's 9th District. Little did the son of a salesman know then that he would one day be the student of Max Reinhardt and Louise Dumont, and discover Jura Soyfer while directing the ...
Actor | Fakt biografii
Leonid Vitalevich Nevedomsky was born on October 13, 1939, in Vitebsk, Belarus, USSR (now Vitsebsk, Belarus). In 1957 he began his acting career on stage at Sverdlovsk Drama Theatre under director Vladimir Motyl. In 1967 he graduated from the class of Georgi Tovstonogov at the Institute of Theatre,...
23. Lew Wasserman
Lew Wasserman was born on March 22, 1913 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Louis Robert Wasserman. He was married to Edie Wasserman. He died on June 3, 2002 in Beverly Hills, California, USA.
Actor | UFO
Michael Billington was born on December 24, 1941 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England. He was an actor and writer, known for UFO (1970), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and UFO... annientare S.H.A.D.O. stop. Uccidete Straker... (1974). He was married to Katherine Kristoff. He died on June 3, 2005 in ...
26. Muhammad Ali
Actor | The Greatest
Muhammad Ali beat more champions and top contenders than any heavyweight champion in history. He defeated heavyweight kings Sonny Liston (twice), Floyd Patterson (twice), Ernie Terrell, Jimmy Ellis, Ken Norton (twice), Joe Frazier (twice), George Foreman and Leon Spinks. He defeated ...
27. Ozzie Nelson
This preeminent sitcom dad of the 50s had already started things off studying law when he decided to put together a dance band in the 20s on the sly. The band was so successful that he never looked back -- his love for entertaining completely took over. The New Jersey-born performer made a living ...
29. Peter Glenville
Director | Term of Trial
A talented actor and distinguished stage director, Peter Glenville was the son of Shaun Glenville, the British music hall artist and noted pantomime dame. Born in London Glenville was educated at the Jesuit's Stonyhurst College where he appeared in a production of Hamlet in the 1930s where he was ...
32. Robert Morley
Actor | Marie Antoinette
English character actor Robert Morley was educated in England, Germany, France and Italy. His family planned for him to go into the diplomatic service but he liked the idea of acting more. After studying at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London he appeared on the London stage in 1929 ...
Writer | Paisà
The master filmmaker Roberto Rossellini, as one of the creators of neo-realism, is one of the most influential directors of all time. His neo-realist films influenced France's nouvelle vague movement in the 1950s and '60s that changed the face of international cinema. He also influenced American ...
34. Rue McClanahan
Actress | The Golden Girls
A New York stage actress in the 1950s, McClanahan was plucked from the stage by Norman Lear for roles on All in the Family (1971) and later Maude (1972). For two years (1982 - 1984), she played "Aunt Fran" on Mama's Family (1983) until her character was killed off and she joined the cast of Golden ...
Self | Baraye azadi
Ayatollah Khomeini was born on September 24, 1902 in Khomein, Iran as Ruhollah Mousavi Khomeini Hindizadeh. He died on June 3, 1989 in Tehran, Iran.
38. Susana Guízar
Actress | El abanico de Lady Windermere
Susana Guízar was born on August 15, 1915 in Pátzcuaro, Michoacán, Mexico. She was an actress, known for El abanico de Lady Windermere (1944), Del rancho a la capital (1942) and Un corazón burlado (1945). She was married to Jaime Inchaurrandieta Acha and Félix Arreguin Vélez. She died on ...
39. Tom Brown
Actor | Buck Privates Come Home
Tom Brown was born on January 6, 1913 in New York City, New York, USA as Thomas Edward Xavier Brown. He was an actor, known for Buck Privates Come Home (1947), In Old Chicago (1938) and Oh, Johnny, How You Can Love! (1940). He was married to Barbara Grace Gormley (socialite) and Natalie Draper. He ...
40. Virginia Luque
Actress | La historia del tango
One of the best tango singers of Argentina, she also played ingenues in films of the forties and was very sexy as a prostitute in La Balandra Isabel llegó esta tarde, filmed in Venezuela. In late fifties she converted in one of the top television stars. Married-divorced actor Reynaldo Mompel.
41. Will Sampson
Actor | One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
A Native American actor of the Creek Nation, Sampson's "big break" came from his memorable role in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) opposite Jack Nicholson. He was also starred opposite Clint Eastwood in the western The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976). He had supporting roles in Orca (1977), The ...