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1. Ravi Shankar
Composer | Gandhi
Ravi Shankar was a world-renowned musician, composer, performer, and scholar of classical Indian music. He was one of the leading cultural figures of the twentieth century whose accomplishments placed him as the leading figure of an important musical tradition. His long and distinguished musical ...
Actress | Now and Then
Ashleigh Ashton Moore was born as Ashley Rogers on September 30, 1981. Her parents were Cynthia Moore, a CNA (Certified nursing assistant) and James Moore, who wasn't around for much of her life. She attended a private school in Sunnyvalle until third grade when she left to spend full time on her ...
5. Barbara Read
Actress | Make Way for Tomorrow
Barbara Read was born on December 29, 1917 in Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada. She was an actress, known for Make Way for Tomorrow (1937), Three Smart Girls (1936) and The Spellbinder (1939). She was married to William Talman, Bill Josephy and William Paul III. She died on December 11, 1963 in Laguna ...
6. Bettie Page
Self | Striporama
Bettie Page's life was filled with cult myth, mystery and sadness. Her image captured the imagination of a generation with her free spirit and unabashed sensuality, during an era of strong sexual repression. She was the quintessential pin-up, tacked up on walls in military barracks and garages; ...
7. Bob Krasnow
Soundtrack | Hollywood a Go Go
Bob Krasnow was born on July 20, 1934 in Rochester, New York, USA as Robert Alan Krasnow. He is known for his work on Hollywood a Go Go (1964), Amos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a Controversy (1983) and When the Applause Died (1990). He was married to Sandra Lee Marks, Nada Lantz and Sandy Krasnow. He died...
Soundtrack | Bathing Beauty
Carlos Julio Ramirez was born in the city of Tocaima, Colombia on August 4, 1916. He is one of the most important Colombian singers of all time. Ever since he was a little boy, he started to sing. He did it for a few coins in the ships that sailed the River Magdalena. In one of these ships called "...
Writer | The Reluctant Communist
Charles Robert Jenkins was born on February 18, 1940 in Rich Square, North Carolina, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Reluctant Communist, Unsung Heroes (1978) and Crossing the Line (2006). He was married to Hitomi Soga. He died on December 11, 2017 in Sado, Niigata, Japan.
12. Dewey Robinson
Actor | A Midsummer Night's Dream
Dewey Robinson was born on August 17, 1898 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He was an actor, known for A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935), 6 Hours to Live (1932) and The Big Broadcast (1932). He was married to Louise Arlene Woolner. He died on December 11, 1950 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Actress | Aleksandra
Galina Vishnevskaya was a famous Russian opera singer and public figure.
She was born Galina Pavlovna Ivanova on October 25, 1926, in Leningrad (now Saint Petersburg), Russia. Abandoned by her parents during the Stalin's dictatorship, young Galina was raised by her grandmother, only later she ...
15. George Waggner
Director | South of Tahiti
George Waggner was born on September 7, 1894 in New York City, New York, USA as George Waggoner. He was a director and writer, known for South of Tahiti (1941), Man Made Monster (1941) and Ghost Town Riders (1938). He was married to Danny Shannon. He died on December 11, 1984 in Hollywood, ...
18. Jose Cuciuffo
Self | XIII FIFA World Cup 1986
Jose Cuciuffo was born on January 2, 1961 in Cordoba, Argentina. He died on December 11, 2004 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
José Luis Cuciuffo
Juan Carlos Barbieri was born on October 8, 1932 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He was an actor, known for Cuerpo extraño: Cuando una mujer no quiere (1962), Sinfonía de juventud (1955) and Mimi, el ángel del barrio (1969). He was married to Vicky Barbieri and Inés Moreno. He died...
21. Kevin O'Morrison
Actor | Sleepless in Seattle
Kevin O'Morrison was born on May 25, 1916 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Sleepless in Seattle (1993), Funny Farm (1988) and Dear Ruth (1947). He was married to Linda Soma. He died on December 11, 2016 in Lynnwood, Washington, USA.
22. Lee Wiley
Soundtrack | L.A. Confidential
One of the great jazz vocalists of all time, Lee Wiley was possessed of a wonderful warm, sensuous and somewhat smoky voice and was able to project more emotion into her songs than most of her contemporaries. She rose to fame at a young age in the 1930's, singing with the bands of Leo Reisman (at ...
23. Lindsay Crosby
Actor | The Mechanic
Lindsay Crosby was born on January 5, 1938 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as Lindsay Harry Crosby. He was an actor, known for The Mechanic (1972), Bigfoot (1970) and The Glory Stompers (1967). He was married to Suzy Crosby, Janet Sue Schwartze and Barbara Diane Fredrickson. He died on ...
24. Michael Robbins
Actor | The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Michael Robbins (14 November 1930 - 11 December 1992) was an English actor and comedian best known for his on-going role as Arthur Rudge in the TV sitcom and film versions of On the Buses (1969-72).
Born in London, Robbins was a bank clerk who became an actor after appearing in amateur dramatic ...
Actress | La cifra impar
Milagros de la Vega was born on February 3, 1895 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as María de los Milagros de la Vega. She is known for her work on Odd Number (1962), La bestia debe morir (1952) and El loro de la soledad (1967). She was married to Carlos Perelli. She died on December 11, 1980 in Buenos ...
28. Pat Walshe
Actor | The Wizard of Oz
Born in 1900, he worked in vaudeville as a child and appeared in Broadway in "A Good Little Devil". As an adult he continued to appear in vaudeville but also joined various circuses and Midget Troupes. He had a specialist interest in portraying animals and was a veteran animal impersonator. He ...
30. Percy Kilbride
Actor | The Egg and I
He had a long career in theater before making movies, playing hundreds of roles, mostly rustic bumpkins, in stage and stock. His film career included two isolated early films: White Woman (1933) and Soak the Rich (1936). It began in earnest with the part of Orion Peabody in the Spencer Tracy-...
31. Reed Hadley
Actor | Zorro's Fighting Legion
Tall, dark, and handsome, Reed Hadley appeared most frequently as either a villain or as an officer of the law during a film career of 35 years. His rich, bass voice was also frequently heard as narrator for movies and documentaries. He may be best remembered for his work in television, where he ...
32. Robert Q. Lewis
Robert Q. Lewis was born on April 25, 1920 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Robert Goldberg. He was an actor, known for Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask (1972), An Affair to Remember (1957) and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (...
33. Sam Cooke
Soundtrack | Innerspace
Sam Cooke was born January 22, 1931 in Clarksdale, Mississippi. He was one of eight children of Charles Cook Sr., a Baptist minister. When Sam sang as a little boy in church, everyone made note that his voice had "something special". He sang in church and in local gospel choirs until a group called...
34. Susan Gordon
Actress | Tormented
Susan Gordon was born on July 27, 1949 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Susan Lynn Gordon. She was an actress, known for Tormented (1960), The Five Pennies (1959) and Ben Casey (1961). She was married to Avraham Aviner. She died on December 11, 2011 in Teaneck, New Jersey, USA.
35. Suzanna Leigh
Actress | The Deadly Bees
Born Suzanna Smyth, the daughter of an auto engine manufacturer, Suzanna Leigh grew up in Belgrave, England, and in convent schools outside London. She began working in movies while still a pre-teen, appearing as an extra in 1958's Tom Thumb (1958) (film-debuting in the "Dancing Shoes" sequence), ...
37. Walter Coy
Actor | The Searchers
Walter Coy was born on January 31, 1909 in Great Falls, Montana, USA as Walter Darwin Coy. He was an actor, known for The Searchers (1956), The Lusty Men (1952) and So Big (1953). He was married to Ruth E. Harburger and Anne Burr. He died on December 11, 1974 in Santa Maria, California, USA.