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1. Terele Pávez
Actress | Las brujas de Zugarramurdi
Terele Pávez was born on July 29, 1939 in Bilbao, Vizcaya, País Vasco, Spain as Teresa Marta Ruiz Penella. She was an actress, known for Witching and Bitching (2013), La Celestina (1996) and Common Wealth (2000). She died on August 11, 2017 in Madrid, Spain.
2. Anne Ramsey
Actress | The Goonies
American character actress Anne Ramsey was quite busy in the 1980s despite being in her later years. She hadn't pursued an acting career in motion pictures until late in her life.
Ramsey was born Anne Mobley in Omaha, Nebraska to Eleanor (Smith), a national treasurer of the Girl Scouts, and Nathan ...
4. Bruno S.
The unwanted son of a prostitute, Bruno S. was beaten so severely by his mother at age 3 that he became temporarily deaf. This led to his placement in a mental institution; he spent the next 23 years in various institutions, often running afoul of the law. Despite this past, he a self-taught ...
5. Clem Bevans
Actor | Harvey
Born in 1879, Clem Bevans spent most of his performing career on the stage. First appearing in 1900 in a vaudeville act with Grace Emmett as a boy and girl act, he would move on to burlesque and eventually make the move to Broadway and even opera productions. His first screen appearance did not ...
6. Eric Justen
Sound_department | Breaking Bad
Eric Justen graduated from Columbia College in Chicago, majoring in Sound. He married Cassandra Suarez, in Maui on May 21st, 2016. Eric worked at various studios before landing a position at Warner Brothers for the last nine years as a post-production rerecording mixer. He worked on more than 100 ...
Cinematographer | Tropico de cancer
Eugenio Polgovsky was born on June 29, 1977 in Mexico City, Mexico as Eugenio Gregorio Polgovsky Ezcurra. He was a cinematographer and director, known for Tropico de cancer (2004), Los herederos (2008) and Resurrección (2016). He died on August 11, 2017 in London, England.
8. George Furth
George Furth was born on December 14, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as George Schweinfurth. He was an actor and writer, known for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969), Blazing Saddles (1974) and The Cannonball Run (1981). He died on August 11, 2008 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
Soundtrack | Baby the Rain Must Fall
Glenn Yarbrough was born on January 12, 1930 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Glenn Robertson Yarbrough. He was married to Kathleen Pommer, Laurie Ann Poole, Ann Graves and Margaret (Peggy) Ellen Goodhart. He died on August 11, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
10. Henry Slate
Actor | Miss Sadie Thompson
Henry Slate was born on June 15, 1910 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Henry Sonken. He was an actor, known for Miss Sadie Thompson (1953), Bloodhounds of Broadway (1952) and You're in the Navy Now (1951). He died on August 11, 1996 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
11. Howard Wendell
Actor | Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Howard Wendell was born on January 25, 1908 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA as Howard David Wendell. He was an actor, known for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953), Zorro (1957) and Screen Directors Playhouse (1955). He died on August 11, 1975 in Oregon City, Oregon, USA.
12. Jackson Pollock
Art_department | American Gothic
Jackson Pollock was born on January 28, 1912 in Cody, Wyoming, USA as Paul Jackson Pollock. He is known for his work on American Gothic (2016), Works of Calder (1950) and Jackson Pollock 51 (1951). He was married to Lee Krasner. He died on August 11, 1956 in Springs, New York, USA.
13. James Booth
Actor | Zulu
James Booth was born on December 19, 1927 in Croydon, Surrey, England as David Geeves-Booth. He was an actor and writer, known for Zulu (1964), American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1990) and The Jazz Singer (1980). He was married to Paula Delaney. He died on August 11, 2005 in Hadleigh, Essex, ...
17. Mike Douglas
Actor | Cinderella
Mike Douglas was born on August 11, 1925 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Michael Delaney Dowd. He was an actor, known for Cinderella (1950), The Mike Douglas Show (1961) and Bugsy (1991). He was married to Genevieve Purnell. He died on August 11, 2006 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA.
18. Murray Kinnell
Actor | The Public Enemy
Murray Kinnell was born on July 24, 1889 in London, England. He was an actor, known for The Public Enemy (1931), The Three Musketeers (1935) and Charlie Chan in Paris (1935). He was married to Henrietta Goodwin. He died on August 11, 1954 in Santa Barbara, California, USA.
19. Peggie Castle
Actress | I, the Jury
Tall, sultry, green-eyed blonde Peggie Castle was actually spotted by a talent scout while she was lunching in a Beverly Hills restaurant. In her films she was usually somebody's "woman" rather than a girlfriend, and her career was confined to mostly "B"-grade action pictures, dramas or westerns: ...
20. Peter Cushing
Actor | Star Wars
Peter Wilton Cushing was born on May 26, 1913 in Kenley, Surrey, England, to Nellie Maria (King) and George Edward Cushing, a quantity surveyor. He and his older brother David were raised first in Dulwich Village, a south London suburb, and then later back in Surrey. At an early age, Cushing was ...
21. Phil Harris
Actor | The Jungle Book
A bandleader of the 1940s and a radio, film, and TV actor who always seemed to imply allegiance to the former Confederate States of America. Was a principal of long standing among the comedian Jack Benny's radio retinue, parlaying his popularity into his own radio series, in which his wife, Alice ...
24. Robin Williams
Actor | Mrs. Doubtfire
Robin McLaurin Williams was born on Saturday, July 21st, 1951, in Chicago, Illinois, a great-great-grandson of Mississippi Governor and Senator, Anselm J. McLaurin. His mother, Laurie McLaurin (née Janin), was a former model from Mississippi, and his father, Robert Fitzgerald Williams, was a Ford ...
25. Teresa Blasco
Actress | El hombre que debía una muerte
Teresa Blasco was born on April 26, 1931 in Chile. She was an actress, known for El hombre que debía una muerte (1955), The Best of the School (1953) and Mañana puedo morir (1979). She was married to Carlos Alberto Fra and Abel Santacruz. She died on August 11, 2006 in Buenos Aires, ...
26. Tom Drake
Actor | Meet Me in St. Louis
Tom Drake was an American actor with a relatively lengthy career. Drake was born in 1918, in Brooklyn, New York. His real name was Alfred Sinclair Alderdice. He was educated at the Iona Preparatory School in New Rochelle, New York, and Mercersburg Academy in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania,
He started his...