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Soundtrack | Bad Boys
Christopher Wallace, a.k.a. Biggie Smalls, was born on May 21, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York. He was the son of Jamaican parents, Voletta Wallace, a pre-school teacher, and George Latore, a welder and small-time politician. He was raised in the poor Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant. ...
4. Bob Crosby
Soundtrack | Raging Bull
An orchestra leader renowned for his Dixieland group, Bob Crosby Orchestra, and Bob Crosby and the Bobcats, Bob Crosby is Bing's younger brother. His band continues to perform today. His daughter, Cathy Crosby, appeared with him on his television program and sang in a few movies of her own, ...
5. Bradley Delp
Soundtrack | The Limey
In 1995 Brad Delp and John Muzzy formed the Beatles Cover band, BeatleJuice. They played throughout New England until his death in 2007. BeatleJuice was what he referred to as his "hobby" and they performed for many charity events, school functions, parties and small scale venues. There are some ...
Actor | Hermanos y detectives
Carlos Moreno was born on August 29, 1938 in La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina. He is known for his work on Hermanos y detectives (2006), El puntero (2011) and Sex a pilas (1992). He was married to Adriana Aizemberg. He died on March 9, 2014 in Buenos Aires.
Writer | Barfly
Charles Bukowski, the American poet, short-story writer, and novelist, was born Heinrich Karl Bukowski, Jr. in Andernach, Germany on August 1920. He was the son of Henry Bukowski, a US soldier who was part of the post-World War I occupation force, and Katharina Fett, a German woman. His father, his...
9. Faye Emerson
Actress | Between Two Worlds
Synonymous with chic, the ever-fashionable Faye Emerson certainly qualified as one of the "first ladies" of TV glamor. Bedecked in sweeping, rather low-cut gowns and expensive, dangling jewelry, she was a highly poised and stylish presence on the small screen during its exciting "Golden Age". An ...
10. Fernando Rey
Actor | Tristana
Fernando Rey, the great Spanish movie actor primarily known in the United States for his role as "Frog One" in The French Connection (1971) and its sequel, was born Fernando Casado D'Arambillet on September 20 1917, in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, the son of Colonel Casado Veiga. Originally, the young...
11. George Burns
Actor | Oh, God!
George Burns was born on January 20, 1896 in New York City, New York, USA as Nathan Birnbaum. He was an actor and producer, known for Oh, God! (1977), Going in Style (1979) and The Sunshine Boys (1975). He was married to Gracie Allen and Hannah Siegel. He died on March 9, 1996 in Beverly Hills, Los...
12. Irene Worth
Actress | Deathtrap
Educated at UCLA, she made her Broadway debut in 1943. Primarily a stage actress she moved to Britain in 1944, where she worked at the Old Vic and with the Royal Shakespeare Company. She returned to the US in 1975, continuing her stage work on Broadway, and making occasional films. She has won ...
13. Jane Freeman
Actress | Last of the Summer Wine
Although Jane Freeman will forever be associated with the redoubtable cafe owner Ivy in Roy Clarke's long-running The Last of the Summer Wine - appearing in 274 episodes over a 37-year run and a 1983 stage version - she was also an actor of considerable resources who remained steadfastly committed ...
14. Menachem Begin
Actor | Satellite
Menachem Begin was born on August 16, 1913 in Brzesc, Poland, Russian Empire as Menachem Wolfovitch Begin. He was an actor, known for Satellite (1975), Panorama (1953) and NBC White Paper (1960). He was married to Aliza Arnold. He died on March 9, 1992 in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Actress | La muerte enamorada
Born in the pre-war Prague, young Miroslava Sternova (or simply Miroslava, as she was known in her film career) was brought to Mexico by her parents in the late 30s, leaving her childhood, her native Czechoslovakia and her beloved grandma. After winning a beauty contest in Mexico City, Miroslava ...
17. Nana Vasconcelos
Music_department | Down by Law
Nana Vasconcelos was born on August 2, 1944 in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil as Juvenal de Holanda Vasconcelos. He is known for his work on Down by Law (1986), Almost Brothers (2004) and Midnight (1998). He was married to Patrícia Vasconcelos. He died on March 9, 2016 in Recife.
19. Paco Jaumandreu
Costume_department | Historia de crímenes
Paco Jaumandreu was born on October 17, 1925 in 25 de Mayo, Buenos Aires, Argentina as Francisco Vicente Jaumandreu. He is known for his work on Tale of Crimes (1942), Lujuria tropical (1963) and Ardent Summer (1973). He died on March 9, 1995 in Buenos Aires.
20. Peter Bergman
Actor | Everything You Know Is Wrong
Peter Bergman was born on November 29, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Peter Paul Bergman. He was an actor and writer, known for Everything You Know Is Wrong (1975), J-Men Forever (1979) and Martian Space Party (1972). He was married to Maryedith Burrell. He died on March 9, 2012 in Santa Monica, ...
21. Rex Marshall
Actor | Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
Unflappable announcer and program host who began his career on Boston radio in 1937. He was the 'voice' for the Reynolds Aluminum Company for twenty-five years, and he also announced for Esso gasoline, Auto-Lite spark plugs and Maxwell House coffee. In his final decades, his rich voice hosted one ...
22. Ricardo Jurado
Ricardo Jurado was born in 1927 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He died on March 9, 2010 in Buenos Aires.
23. Richard Crane
Actor | Behind Green Lights
Dark haired, athletic American leading man of 40's B-movies. Richard Crane was at his most successful at a time when Hollywood was somewhat denuded of its male stars, most of whom were doing wartime military service. Upon their return to the ranks, Crane's career went into decline. He did, however,...
24. Rico Alaniz
Actor | The Magnificent Seven
Rico Alaniz was born on October 25, 1919 in Juarez, Mexico as Americo Zorilla Alaniz. He was an actor, known for The Magnificent Seven (1960), War of the Colossal Beast (1958) and Wolf Larsen (1958). He died on March 9, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
25. Robert Horton
Actor | The Green Slime
Robert Horton was born on July 29, 1924 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mead Howard Horton Jr. He was an actor, known for Wagon Train, The Green Slime (1968), Apache War Smoke (1952) and Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955). He was married to Marilynn Bradley, Barbara Ruick and Mary Catherine Jobe. ...
26. Sam Melville
Actor | Big Wednesday
Sam Melville was born on August 20, 1936 in Fillmore, Utah, USA as Samuel Gardner Melville. He is known for his work on Big Wednesday (1978), Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983) and The Thomas Crown Affair (1968). He was married to Anne Melville. He died on March 9, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
27. Sheila Gish
Actress | Highlander
Sheila Gish was born on April 23, 1942 in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England as Sheila Anne Syme Gash. She was an actress, known for Highlander (1986), Mansfield Park (1999) and Highlander: Endgame (2000). She was married to Denis Lawson and Roland Curram. She died on March 9, 2005 in Camden, London, ...
28. Shirley Ross
Actress | Waikiki Wedding
Blonde, vivacious and obviously talented, Shirley Ross had the promisings of a big musical film star but her career remained strictly second-string throughout her fairly short career. Making a mark for herself proved difficult; in fact, she is best remembered through her pairing with an ...
29. Stan Brakhage
Director | The Loom
Stan Brakhage was born on January 14, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Robert Sanders. He was a director and cinematographer, known for The Loom (1986), The God of Day Had Gone Down Upon Him (2000) and Persian Series (2001). He was married to Marilyn Jull and Jane Brakhage. He died on March 9,...
30. Willie Davis
Actor | Which Way to the Front?
Willie Davis was born on April 15, 1940 in Mineral Springs, Arkansas, USA as William Henry Davis. He was an actor, known for Which Way to the Front? (1970), The Flying Nun (1967) and 1979 American League Championship Series (1979). He was married to Jeanna Limyou. He died on March 9, 2010 in ...
Actor | Scrubs
Windell Middlebrooks was born on January 8, 1979 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA as Windell Dwain Middlebrooks Jr. He was an actor and writer, known for Scrubs (2001), Body of Proof (2011) and The Suite Life on Deck (2008). He died on March 9, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA.