Westerners and retirement longevity

by road-traveled | created - 01 Dec 2016 | updated - 04 Aug 2018 | Public

95 - 115 years of age, with western movie credits. Born 1828 - 1919.

1. Angela Clarke

Actress | The Harlem Globetrotters

Angela Clarke was born on August 14, 1909 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for The Harlem Globetrotters (1951), The Great Caruso (1951) and Houdini (1953). She died on December 16, 2010 in Moorpark, California, USA.

101.

24 westerns, 50-71.

Stagecoach Seven (1971). 1971.

1909 - 2010, 101.

2. Connie Sawyer

Actress | Dumb and Dumber

Connie Sawyer was born on November 27, 1912 in Pueblo, Colorado, USA as Rosie Cohen. She was an actress, known for Dumb and Dumber (1994), Pineapple Express (2008) and Out of Sight (1998). She was married to Marshall Schacker. She died on January 21, 2018 in Woodland Hills, California, USA.

1912 -

105

Funny Money (1975), 1975

Evil Roy Slade (1972), 1972.

11 westerns

1912 - 2018, 105

3. Leslie Stuart

Actor | Bonds of Love

Leslie Stuart was born as Thomas Augustine Barrett. He was an actor, known for Bonds of Love (1919), Mr. Fix-It (1918) and A Diplomatic Mission (1918). He died on April 3, 1977 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.

115.

Percy, The Prairie Wife (1925). 1925.

1862 - 1977, 111. Lancashire, England, UK. California.

4. Nino Cochise

Actor | Natas: The Reflection

Nino Cochise was born on February 20, 1874 in Chiricahua Apache Reservation, Arizona, USA as Ciyo Cochise. He was an actor, known for Natas: The Reflection (1986) and You Bet Your Life (1950). He was married to Minnie Cochise. He died on December 23, 1984 in Arizona.

110.

5 westerns, 25-67.

Cochise, Best Man for the Job (1967).

1874 - 1984, 110.

5. Carmen Martínez Sierra

Actress | Las ibéricas F.C.

Carmen Martínez Sierra was born on May 3, 1904 in Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain. She was an actress, known for Las ibéricas F.C. (1971), Historias para no dormir (1966) and Grazie zio, ci provo anch'io (1971). She died on November 6, 2012 in Madrid.

108.

Frenchie King, Les pétroleuses (1971). 1971.

1904 - 2012, 108.

6. Tonio Selwart

Actor | The Other Side of the Wind

Tonio Selwart was born on June 9, 1896 in Wartenberg, Bavaria, Germany as Anton Th. Selmair. He was an actor, known for The Other Side of the Wind (2018), The Hitler Gang (1944) and Wilson (1944). He died on November 2, 2002 in New York, USA.

106

Il segno di Zorro (1963). 1963. Duel at the Rio Grande.

1896 - 2002, 106. Germany. New York.

7. Run Run Shaw

Blade Runner

Run Run Shaw was born in Shanghai, China on October 4, 1907. He went into the filming industry with his brother, Runme Shaw, and established the Shaw Organization in 1926 and the Shaw Studios (formerly South Seas Film studio) in 1930. In 1967, Shaw established the famous Television Broadcasts ...

106

Producer, Hei sen lin (1964). 1964. The Black Forest.

1907 - 2014, 106. China.

8. Lupita Tovar

Actress | María

Born in Oaxaca, Mexico, Lupita Tovar appeared first in silent Fox films before making the move to Universal and co-starring in the Spanish-language version of 1930's "The Cat Creeps" (La voluntad del muerto (1930)). For the same producer, Czech-born Paul Kohner, she appeared as Eva Seward (the ...

106.

7 westerns, 31-44.

Gun to Gun (1944). 1944. #2. Credit.

1910 - 2016. 106. Mexico. USA. -

9. Elmo Red Fox

Actor | Jesse James as the Outlaw

Elmo Red Fox was born on June 11, 1870 in South Dakota, USA. He was an actor, known for Jesse James as the Outlaw (1921), The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) and Parkinson (1971). He died on March 1, 1976 in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA.

105.

Chief Red Fox, Jesse James as the Outlaw (1921). 1921.

1870 - 1976, 105.

10. Miguel Morayta

Director | El mártir del Calvario

Miguel Morayta was born on August 15, 1907 in Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain as Miguel Morayta Martínez. He was a director and writer, known for El mártir del Calvario (1952), Tramp (1950) and Camino del infierno (1951). He died on June 19, 2013 in Mexico City, Mexico.

105.

9 westerns, 57-74.

Hermanos de sangre (1974). 1974. Director.

1907 - 2013, 105. Spain. Mexico.

11. Mae Old Coyote

Actress | Dirty Dingus Magee

Mae Old Coyote was born on February 19, 1891 in Canada as Anastasia Childs. She was an actress, known for Dirty Dingus Magee (1970), Before the White Man Came (1920) and The Eagle and the Fawn (1919). She died on October 22, 1995 in Big Horn, Montana, USA.

104.

The Big Sky (1952). 1952.

1891 - 1995, 104.

12. Mary Carlisle

Actress | Tip-Off Girls

She was the standard prototype of the porcelain-pretty collegiate and starry-eyed romantic interest in a host of Depression-era films and although her name may not ring a bell to most, Mary Carlisle enjoyed a fairly solid decade in the cinematic limelight. The Boston-born blue-eyed blonde was ...

1914 - 2018, 104

13. Stephanie Garland

Make_up_department | The French Line

104

Hair Stylist, Broken Arrow (1950). 1950.

1905 - 2009, 104.

14. Arthur Gardner

Producer | Safari 3000

Jules V. Levy, Arthur Gardner and Arnold Laven met in 1943 in the First Motion Picture Unit of the Army Air Force; they were stationed at the Hal Roach Studios in Culver City, CA (with other notables such as Capt. Ronald Reagan, Capt. Clark Gable and Lt. William Holden, etc.), making training films...

104.

319 westerns, 38-72.

The Honkers (1972). 1972.

Death Never Rides Alone (1962). 1962.

1910 - 2014, 104.

15. Yvonne Howell

Actress | Somewhere in Sonora

Yvonne Howell was born on July 31, 1905 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Julia Rose Shevlin. She was an actress, known for Somewhere in Sonora (1927), Take Me Home (1928) and The Great Mail Robbery (1927). She was married to George Stevens. She died on May 27, 2010 in Hollywood, California, USA.

104

Patsy, Somewhere in Sonora (1927). 1927.

1905 - 2010, 104.

16. Pop Taylor

Actor | As the Sun Went Down

Pop Taylor was born on July 9, 1828 in Brownsville, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for As the Sun Went Down (1919). He died in 1932 in the USA.

103

Miner, As the Sun Went Down (1919). 1919.

Ancient Dancing Prospector, The Gold Rush (1925). 1925. 97 years old.

1828 - 1932, 103.

17. Adolph Zukor

Producer | Beau Geste

Adolph Zukor's success began with penny arcades, offering moving peepshows that evolved into nickelodeon theaters that offered longer, larger moving pictures. On July 12, 1912, he premiered the first feature-length film, Queen Elizabeth (1912), featuring French actress Sarah Bernhardt that ran for ...

103.

73 westerns, 22-38.

The Texans (1938). 1938.

1873 - 1976, 103.

18. Lillian Hamilton

Actress | The Smuggler's Daughter

Lillian Hamilton was born on November 12, 1893 in Michigan, USA. She was an actress, known for The Smuggler's Daughter (1915), Alice of the Lake (1915) and The Missing Man (1915). She was married to Malcolm Blevins. She died on May 30, 1997 in Sacramento, California, USA.

103.

Jane Peobody, The Lady Barber of Roaring Gulch (1912). 1912.

1893 - 1997, 103.

19. Anita Farra

Actress | Madrid de mis sueños

Anita Farra was born on July 15, 1905 in Venice, Veneto, Italy. She was an actress and writer, known for Madrid de mis sueños (1942), Story of a Love Affair (1950) and Pirates of Malaya (1941). She died on August 4, 2008.

103.

The Stranger and the Gunfighter, El kárate, el Colt y el impostor (1974). 1974.

1905 - 2008, 103. Italy.

20. Miriam Seegar

Actress | Seven Keys to Baldpate

Miriam Seegar was born on September 1, 1907, to Frank and Carrie (née Wall) Seegar, both teachers. Raised in Greentown, Indiana, in the Seegar-Sewell home on 404 S. Main Street, she was the fourth of five daughters. Her sisters, known around town as the Seegar Sisters, were educator Helen ...

103.

June Denton, The Dawn Trail (1930). 1930.

1907 - 2011, 103.

21. Hal Haig Prieste

Actor | Taming Target Center

Hal Haig Prieste was born on November 23, 1896 in Fresno, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Taming Target Center (1917), Sheriff Nell's Tussle (1918) and Teddy at the Throttle (1917). He was married to Hazel. He died on April 19, 2001 in Camden, New Jersey, USA.

104

Sheriff Nell's Tussle (1918). 1918.

1896 - 2001, 104.

22. Margaret Booth

Editor | Mutiny on the Bounty

Margaret Booth was born on January 14, 1898 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is known for her work on Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), Murder by Death (1976) and Annie (1982). She died on October 28, 2002 in Los Angeles.

104

Supervising Editor, Across the Wide Missouri (1951). 1951.

1998 - 2002, 104.

23. Lillian Culver

Actress | Dennis the Menace

Lillian (Roberts) Culver was born in Loveland, Colorado, the daughter of William Porter Roberts and Clara Ellen Lackey. Her ancestors included Brig. Gen. Isaac Roberts of the War of 1812 and Anne (Robertson)(Johnston) Cockrill, heroine of the Revolutionary War and sister of James Robertson, "the ...

103

6 westerns, 55-63.

Mother Superior, I Am Joaquin (1955). 1955.

1896 - 1999, 103.

24. Barbara Kent

Actress | Lonesome

A pretty, diminutive (4'11") actress of the silent and early sound era, Barbara Cloutman (later Kent) was born in Gadsby, Alberta, Canada on December 16, 1907. Upon graduating from Hollywood High School in 1925, Kent won the Miss Hollywood Pageant, and set her sights on a career in the movies. She ...

103.

5 westerns, 26-31.

Freighters of Destiny (1931). 1931.

1907 - 2011, 103.

25. Ted Richmond

Producer | Papillon

Ted Richmond was born on June 10, 1910 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. He was a producer and writer, known for Papillon (1973), Two Gun Justice (1938) and Blind Spot (1947). He died on December 23, 2013 in Paris, France.

103.

19 westerns, 38-71.

Thunderhoof (1948). 1948. Producer.

1910 - 2013, 103.

26. Wally Cassell

Actor | White Heat

Wally Cassell was born on March 3, 1912 in Agrigento, Sicily, Italy as Oswaldo Castellano. He was an actor, known for White Heat (1949), Story of G.I. Joe (1945) and Law and Order (1953). He was married to Marcy McGuire. He died on April 2, 2015 in Palm Desert, California, USA.

103.

15 westerns, 46-60.

Incident at Poco Tiempo (1960). 1960.

1912 - 2015, 103. Italy. USA.

27. Etta Moten

Actress | Flying Down to Rio

In addition to her vocal dubbing and on-screen film credits, Etta Moten played the role of Bess in the 1943 revival of "Porgy and Bess" at the personal request of Ira Gershwin (not George, who had died in 1937). Etta and husband Claude Barnett, founder of the Negro Associated Press, served as US ...

102.

Operator 13 (1934). 1934.

1901 - 2004, 102.

28. Carl Esmond

Actor | Ministry of Fear

Born Willy Eichberger in Vienna, Austria, he changed his name to the ethnically nondescript Carl Esmond and went on to become a well-regarded actor both here and in Europe, a career that sustained itself for nearly 50 years. He initially studied drama in Vienna at the State Academy of Dramatic Arts...

102.

13 westerns, 56-70.

Col. Picard, Fury at Rio Hondo (1956). 1956.

1902 - 2004, 102. Austria. California.

29. Erna Lazarus

Writer | Atlantic Flight

One of the few female screenwriters to work steadily in the studio system through the 1940s.

102.

Black Midnight (1949). 1949. Screenplay.

1903 - 2006, 102.

30. Charles Lane

Actor | It's a Wonderful Life

Mean, miserly and miserable-looking, they didn't come packaged with a more annoying and irksome bow than Charles Lane. Glimpsing even a bent smile from this unending sourpuss was extremely rare, unless one perhaps caught him in a moment of insidious glee after carrying out one of his many nefarious...

102.

28 westerns, 40-82.

Welcome to Olesonville (1982). 1982.

1905 - 2007, 102.

31. Rina Franchetti

Actress | Le avventure di Nicola Nickleby

Rina Franchetti was born on December 23, 1907 in Naples, Campania, Italy as Ester Girgenti. She was an actress, known for Le avventure di Nicola Nickleby (1958), David Copperfield (1965) and Ricco (1973). She died on August 18, 2010 in Formello, Lazio, Italy.

102.

Mercedes, Le colt cantarono la morte e fu... tempo di massacro (1966). The Brute and the Beast. 1966.

1907 - 2010, 102.

32. John Calvert

Actor | Dark Venture

John Calvert was born on August 5, 1911 in New Trenton, Indiana, USA as Elbern Madren Calvert. He was an actor and writer, known for Dark Venture (1956), Gold Fever (1952) and Appointment with Murder (1948). He was married to Tammy and Ann Cornell. He died on September 27, 2013 in Lancaster, ...

102.

4 westerns, 45-52.

Lawless Empire (1945). 1945.

1911 - 2013, 102.

33. Elmo Williams

Editor | High Noon

Elmo Williams was born James Elmo Williams in Lone Wolf, Oklahoma. Orphaned at 16, he attended schools in Oklahoma and New Mexico before moving to Los Angeles. In 1933 he struck up a relationship with film editor Merrill G. White, who hired Williams as his assistant on a business trip to England. ...

102.

5 westerns, 52-57.

Hell Canyon Outlaws (1957). 1957.

1913 - 2015, 102.

34. Virginia Campbell

Actress | Unconquered

Virginia Campbell was born on February 17, 1914 in Plaquemine, Louisiana, USA as Virginia Campbell Hortenstine. She was an actress, known for Unconquered (1947), That Lady in Ermine (1948) and Home Town Story (1951). She was married to Leonard Lambert, John Becker and Richard Clark. She died on ...

102

Mrs. John Fraser, Unconquered (1947). 1947.

1914 - 2016. 102.

35. Jessie Proctor

In Old California

Jessie Proctor was born on December 20, 1873 in Wisconsin, USA as Jessie Olive Proctor. She was an actress, known for In Old California (1942), The Lady Says No (1951) and Something to Live For (1952). She died on July 6, 1975 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

101.

In Old California (1942). 1942.

1873 - 1975, 101.

36. Mabel Trunnelle

Actress | Dolly Varden

Mabel Trunnelle was born in Dwight, Illinois on November 8, 1879. A stage actress from the East Coast, Mabel was 32 when she appeared on the silver screen. In 1911 she was in A MODERN CINDERELLA, IN THE DAYS OF CHIVALRY, and THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER, the latter being the most notable. Her last film...

101.

6 westerns, 11-15.

Rosita McMullen, The Mexican's Gratitude (1914). 1914.

1879 - 1981, 101.

37. Ester Carloni

Actress | Fantasma d'amore

Ester Carloni was born on May 12, 1897 in Naples, Campania, Italy. She was an actress, known for Fantasma d'amore (1981), Totò, Fabrizi e i giovani d'oggi (1960) and Il marito bello: Il nemico di mia moglie (1959). She died on December 24, 1998 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

101

Armed woman, Gli fumavano le Colt... lo chiamavano Camposanto (1971). 1971. A Bullet for a Stranger.

1897 - 1998, 101. Italy.

38. Jesse De Vorska

Actor | The Spider

Jesse De Vorska was born on July 13, 1898 in Kovno, Russian Empire as Jesse Dvorska. He was an actor, known for The Spider (1931), The Last Parade (1931) and Around the Corner (1930). He died on December 27, 1999 in Westwood, California, USA.

101.

Call of the Wild (1935). 1935.

1898 - 1999, 101. Lithuania. California.

39. Irving Rapper

The Adventures of Robin Hood

Irving Rapper was one of the last surviving directors from the "Golden Age of Hollywood", passing away on Dec. 20, 1999, at the age of 101, four weeks shy of his 102nd birthday. Rapper is best remembered for the films he made with Bette Davis, including the classics Now, Voyager (1942) and The Corn...

101.

Dialogue Director, Gold Is Where You Find It (1938). 1938.

1898 - 1999, 101. London. California.

40. Jimmie Davis

Soundtrack | Forever Young

American politician and songwriter who appeared in a number of films. Davis was born in the now-nonexistent town of Beech Springs, Louisiana, the son of sharecroppers. He and his ten siblings lived in dire poverty, but Davis paid his way through Louisiana College and Louisiana State University as a...

101.

3 westerns, 1942, 1943, 1944.

Riding Through Nevada (1942). 1942. 43 years old.

Louisiana Boys: Raised on Politics (1992). 1992.

1899 - 2000, 101.

41. Zoila Conan

Actress | Sensation Hunters

Zoila Conan was born on July 29, 1903 in Mexico. She is known for her work on Sensation Hunters (1933), Hearts and Hoofs (1930) and The First Round-Up (1934). She was married to Edward Rickard. She died on May 12, 2005 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

101

Hearts and Hoofs (1930). 1930.

1903 - 2005, 101. Mexico. California.

42. Harry Redmond Jr.

Producer | Ripcord

Children: daughter Lynne, son Lee; three granddaughters, three great-grandsons.

101

9 westerns, 35-54.

Special Effects, Partners of the Plains (1938). 1938. Credited.

1909 - 2011, 101.

43. Richard L. Bare

Director | 77 Sunset Strip

Richard L. Bare was born on August 12, 1913 in Turlock, California, USA as Richard Leland Bare. He was a director and writer, known for 77 Sunset Strip (1958), Wicked, Wicked (1973) and I Sailed to Tahiti with an All Girl Crew (1968). He was married to Gloria Jean Bailey, Jeanne Evans, Julie Van ...

101.

85 westerns, 34-72.

Bad Night in Big Butte (1972). 1972.

1913 - 2015, 101.

44. Amelia Bence

Actress | El tercer beso

Amelia Bence was born on November 13, 1914 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as María Amelia Batvinik. She was an actress, known for El tercer beso (1943), Dancing (1933) and El hombre que debía una muerte (1955). She was married to Alberto Closas and Charlie Ortiz Basualdo. She died on February 8,...

101

La guerra gaucha (1942). 1942.

1914-2016. 101.

45. Leslie H. Martinson

Director | Batman: The Movie

Leslie H. Martinson was born on January 16, 1915 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Herbert Leslie Martinson. He is known for his work on Batman: The Movie (1966), Black Gold (1962) and The Six Million Dollar Man (1974). He was married to Connie Martinson. He died on September 3, 2016 in Los Angeles,...

101.

128 westerns, 50-79.

Hearts O' Gold (1979). 1979. Director.

1915 - 2016, 101.

46. Frank M. Thomas

Actor | Behind the Headlines

Frank M. Thomas was born on July 13, 1889 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for Behind the Headlines (1937), The Shadow (1954) and Criminal Lawyer (1937). He was married to Mona Bruns. He died on November 25, 1989 in Tujunga, California, USA.

100.

16 westerns, 36-42.

Judge Alvin Kirby, Sunset on the Desert (1942). 1942.

1889 - 1989, 100.

47. Hal Roach

Director | One Million B.C.

Hal Roach was born in 1892 in Elmira, New York. After working as a mule skinner, wrangler and gold prospector, among other things, he wound up in Hollywood and began picking up jobs as an extra in comedies, where he met comedian Harold Lloyd in 1913 in San Diego. By all accounts, including his own,...

100.

24 westerns, 14-43.

Prairie Chickens (1943). 1943. Executive producer.

1892 - 1992, 100.

48. Louise Currie

Actress | The Ape Man

Born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Louise Currie attended Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York, became interested in acting and began taking courses at Max Reinhardt's drama school in Hollywood. Talent scouts spotted the aspiring actress in the acting workshop's stage productions and ...

100.

10 westerns, 40-56.

Peggy Hayes, Comanche Kid (1956). 1956.

1913 - 2013, 100.

49. Claire Du Brey

Actress | The Reward of the Faithless

Lovely brown-eyed, brunette Claire Du Brey enjoyed a rich, four-decade film career in all. Born Clara Violet Dubrey on August 31, 1892, in Bonner's Ferry Idaho, her family traveled the rugged Sierra Madre terrain by covered wagon in their move to California when she was 13.

Educated in a convent ...

100.

40 westerns, 17-59.

The Fugitive (1959). 1959. 67 years old.

1892 - 1993, 100.

50. Elsie Greeson

Actress | The Sealed Package

Elsie Greeson was born on March 20, 1895 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for The Sealed Package (1914), The Curse of Eve (1917) and In the Days of Buffalo Bill (1922). She died on June 11, 1995 in Banning, California, USA.

100

Louise Frederici, In the Days of Buffalo Bill (1922). 1922.

1895 - 1995, 100.

51. Mona Bruns

Actress | Mannix

Mona Bruns was born on November 26, 1899 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for Mannix (1967), The Brighter Day (1954) and Captain Video and His Video Rangers (1949). She was married to Frank M. Thomas. She died on June 13, 2000 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

100.

Wave of the Future (1981). 1981.

1899 - 2000, 100.

52. Bob Hope

Actor | The Ghost Breakers

Comedian Bob Hope was born Leslie Townes Hope in Eltham, London, England, the fifth of seven sons of Avis (Townes), light opera singer, and William Henry Hope, a stonemason from Weston-super-Mare, Somerset. His maternal grandmother was Welsh. Hope moved to Bristol before emigrating with his parents...

100.

6 westerns, 48-59.

Peter Potter, Jr., Son of Paleface (1952). 1952.

1903 - 2003, 100. London. California.

53. Irving Lippman

Cinematographer | Jungle Jim

Irving Lippman was born on November 8, 1906 in Edendale, California, USA as Irving Isadore Lippman. He is known for his work on Jungle Jim (1955), 20 Million Miles to Earth (1957) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He died on November 15, 2006 in Woodland Hills, California.

100

113 westerns, 32-74.

1906 - 2006,. 100.

54. Bruce Bennett

Actor | The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

Herman Brix was a star shot-putter in the 1928 Olympics. After losing the lead in MGM's Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) due to a shoulder injury, he was contracted by Ashton Dearholt for his independent production of The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935), a serial and the only Tarzan film between the ...

100.

31 westerns, 38-67.

Yesterday's Timepiece (1967). 1967.

1906 - 2007, 100.

55. Anne Sheridan

Actress | The Galloping Jinx

Anne Sheridan was born on September 27, 1908 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Gloria Hellar. She was an actress, known for The Galloping Jinx (1925), Casey Jones (1927) and Wine of Youth (1924). She died on September 29, 2008 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

100

Helen Todd, The Bandit's Son (1927). 1927.

1908 - 2008, 100.

56. Georgie Stone

Actor | Just Pals

Georgie Stone was born on September 3, 1909 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He was an actor, known for Just Pals (1920), Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1918) and Cheerful Givers (1917). He died on April 25, 2010 in Denver, Colorado, USA.

100.

11 westerns, 16-21.

Just Pals (1920). 1920.

1909 - 2010, 100.

57. Robert F. Boyle

Production_designer | North by Northwest

Robert F. Boyle was born on October 10, 1909 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Robert Francis Boyle. He was an art director and production designer, known for North by Northwest (1959), Fiddler on the Roof (1971) and Marnie (1964). He was married to Bess Boyle. He died on August 1, 2010 in Los ...

100.

27 westerns, 49-76.

The Shootist (1976). 1976. Production design.

1909 - 2010, 100.

58. Osmond Borradaile

Camera_department | The Four Feathers

In Hollywood from silent days, often associated with the director Cecil B. DeMille. Latterly in Britain, working for Alexander Korda and London Films. An adventurer at heart (his peers called him "Crazy Canuck"), specialist in outdoor and nature cinematography, he often toiled under hazardous ...

100

4 westerns, 24-66.

Camera Operator, The Trap (1966). 1966.

1898 - 1999, 100. Canada.

59. Marc Platt

Actor | Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

One of Hollywood's more high-flying dancers on film, dimpled, robust, fair-haired Marc Platt provided fancy footwork to a handful of "Golden Era" musicals but truly impressed in one vigorous 1950s classic.

Born to a musical family on December 2, 1913 in Pasadena, California as Marcel Emile Gaston ...

100.

6 westerns, 54-60.

Sundance and the Barren Soil (1960). 1960.

1913 - 2014, 100.

60. Herb Jeffries

Actor | The Bronze Buckaroo

This velvet-toned jazz baritone and sometime actor was (and perhaps still is) virtually unknown to white audiences. Yet, back in the late 1930s and early 1940s, Herb Jeffries was very big...in black-cast films. Today he is respected and remembered as a pioneer who broke down rusted-shut racial ...

100.

8 westerns, 37-96.

The Cherokee Kid (1996). 1996. 83 years old.

1913 - 2014, 100.

61. 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.

100.

6 westerns, 89-94.

Lightning Jack (1994). 1994.

May 25, 1916 - December 11, 2016, 100.

62. Don Lusk

Animation_department | Lady and the Tramp

Served with the U.S. Marines in its newly created Animation Unit during World War 2.

100.

7 westerns, 54-65.

The Man from Button Willow (1965). 1965.

1916 - 2016, 100.

63. Jean Rouverol

Actress | It's a Gift

Jean Rouverol was born on July 8, 1916 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. She was an actress and writer, known for It's a Gift (1934), Bar 20 Rides Again (1935) and Guiding Light (1952). She was married to Hugo Butler. She died on March 24, 2017 in Wingdale, New York, USA.

100.

5 westerns, 35-74.

School Mom (1974). 1974.

July 8, 1916 -1917, 100.

64. Mary Carr

Actress | Lights of New York

American character actress famed for roles as mothers. Born in a Philadelphia suburb as Mary Kennevan, she became a schoolteacher, but soon gave it up for work as an actress in touring companies. She married actor William Carr and toured extensively with his company. After the turn of the century, ...

99.

15 westerns, 19-36.

Mother Andrews, Gun Law (1933). 1933.

1874 - 1973, 99.

65. Maston Williams

Actor | The Painted Stallion

Maston P. "Mack" Williams was a character actor for Republic Film Studios from 1931 to 1940. After that he retired from movies and shortly thereafter relocated to his birthplace of Corsicana, Texas to live until his death.

99.

23 westerns, 31-39.

Bill Hawley, The Overland Express (1938). 1938.

1879 - 1978, 99.

99.

9 westerns, 31-38.

The Rustler's Roundup (1933). 1933. Story.

1885 - 1984, 99.

99.

15 westerns, 46-56.

Casting Director, That the Brave Endure (1965). 1965

1901 - 2000, 99.

68. Helen Mayon

Actress | Hilda Crane

Helen Mayon was born on August 31, 1902 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for Hilda Crane (1956), Cavalcade of America (1952) and The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962). She was married to Robert Lynn. She died on December 24, 2001 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

99

Mrs. Amber, Destination Devil's Flat (1960). 1960.

4 westerns, 57-60.

1902 - 2001, 99

69. Mary Wynn

Actress | The Power Divine

Mary Wynn was born on March 13, 1902 in San Francisco, California, USA as Phoebe Isabelle Bassor Watson. She was an actress, known for The Power Divine (1923), The Woman He Loved (1922) and Shattered Idols (1922). She was married to Josef Rosenfeld. She died on December 22, 2001 in Calabasas, ...

99.

The Range Patrol (1923). 1923.

1902 - 2001, 99.

70. Earl Luick

Costume_designer | Crash Dive

Earl Luick was born on March 13, 1904 in Belding, Michigan, USA. He is known for his work on Crash Dive (1943), Chandu the Magician (1932) and Svengali (1931). He died on September 29, 2003 in Riverhead, New York, USA.

99.

Costume designer, The Ox-Bow Incident (1942). 1943.

1904 - 2003, 99.

71. Ethel Kenyon

Actress | Branded

Ethel Kenyon was born on June 17, 1904 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as Ethel Elizabeth Kenyon. She was an actress, known for Branded (1931), By Whose Hand? (1932) and June Moon (1931). She was married to Ernest Heyn, Charles Butterworth and A. Edward Sutherland. She died on January 22, 2004 in New...

99.

Lou Preston, Branded (1931). 1931.

1904 - 2004, 99.

72. Eddie Albert

Actor | Roman Holiday

A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Eddie Albert was a circus trapeze flier before becoming a stage and radio actor. He made his film debut in 1938 and has worked steadily since, often cast as the friendly, good-natured buddy of the hero but occasionally being cast as a villain; one of his ...

99.

32 westerns, 47-82.

Beyond Witch Mountain (1982). 1982.

1906-2005, 99.

73. Sam White

Director | The Officer and the Lady

Sam White was born on October 16, 1906 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Samuel Weiss. He was a producer and director, known for The Officer and the Lady (1941), People Are Funny (1946) and The Outer Limits (1963). He was married to Claretta Ellis. He died on August 5, 2006 in Encino, Los Angeles.

99

26 westerns, 20-68.

1906 - 2006,. 99.

74. Vincent Sherman

Director | Affair in Trinidad

Vincent Sherman was born on July 16, 1906 in Vienna, Georgia, USA as Abraham Orovitz. He was a director and actor, known for Affair in Trinidad (1952), All Through the Night (1942) and Adventures of Don Juan (1948). He was married to Hedda Comoro. He died on June 18, 2006 in Woodland Hills, Los ...

99.

6 westerns, 38-71.

Miracle at Santa Marta (1971), 1971. Director.

1906 - 2006, 99.

75. Carmen Dirigo

Make_up_department | The Naked City

Chances are, if you saw a movie with one of the stars of the 1930s or 1940s, her hair was done by Carmen Dirigo, who passed away on July 25 in Van Nuys at the age of 99.

Dirigo, born Daisy Obradowits, was a prominent hair and wig stylist in Hollywood's Golden Age, working at the various studios and ...

99.

75 westerns, 30-62.

Shootout at Big Sag (1962). 1962.

1907-2007, 99.

76. Jack LeMaire

Actor | Sky King

Actor, jazz musician and stand-up comedian Jack LeMaire, who got his start in vaudeville, died Oct. 18 in North Hollywood, Calif., of natural causes. He was 99.

LeMaire toured with Bob Hope and Johnny Grant doing stand-up for USO shows, ending each set with a song on his guitar. His passion for ...

99.

Detective Shorty Mason, Death and Taxes (1959). 1959.

1911 - 2010, 99.

77. Marie Osborne

Actress | Milady o' the Beanstalk

Marie Osborne was born on November 5, 1911 in Denver, Colorado, USA as Helen Alice Myres. She is known for her work on Milady o' the Beanstalk (1918), The Godfather: Part II (1974) and The Little Diplomat (1919). She was married to Murray F. Yeats and Frank J. Dempsey. She died on November 11, 2010...

99.

June Gordon, A Daughter of the West (1918). 1918.

1911 - 2010, 99.

78. Hal John Norman

Actor | The Wild Wild West

Hal John Norman was born on August 27, 1911 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Harold Leslie Norman. He was an actor, known for The Wild Wild West (1965), The Loners (1972) and Jezebel's Kiss (1990). He died on July 14, 2011 in Wichita.

99.

35 TV westerns, 58-68.

The Pet (1959). 1959.

1911 - 2011, 99.

79. Eve Arnold

Camera_department | Love, Marilyn

Eve Arnold was born on April 21, 1912 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Eve Cohen. She is known for her work on Love, Marilyn (2012), Magnum Photos: The Changing of a Myth (1999) and Ruby (1997). She was married to Arnold Arnold. She died on January 4, 2012 in London, England.

99.

The Misfits (1961). 1961. Stills Photographer.

1912 - 2012, 99.

80. Virginia Card

Writer | Folio

Actress, soprano, composer and author who appeared in films in 1939 and 1940. She sang with the American Musical Theatre in Pasadena, California, and formed her own opera company in New York in 1950, touring the United States and Canada. She sang with the New Opera Company and the NBC Opera Company...

99

Midge Malone, The Lone Rider in Frontier Fury (1941). 1941.

1913 - 2013, 99.

81. Juanita Moore

Actress | Imitation of Life

African American actress Juanita Moore entered films in the early 1950s, a time in which few black people were given an opportunity to act in major studio films. Fortunately Moore's roles began improving as Hollywood developed a social consciousness toward the end of the decade. In 1959 she ...

99.

7 westerns, 41-74.

Thomasine & Bushrod (1974). 1974.

1914 - 2014, 99.

82. Richard Coogan

Actor | Captain Video and His Video Rangers

Richard Coogan was born on April 4, 1914 in Short Hills, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for Captain Video and His Video Rangers (1949), Bronco (1958) and Three Hours to Kill (1954). He died on March 12, 2014 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

99.

78 westerns, 54-63.

Lover Boy (1963). 1963.

1914 - 2014, 99.

83. Bert Madrid

Actor | Black Sunday

Bert Madrid was born on December 19, 1915 in Fabens, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Black Sunday (1977), The Stepmother (1972) and The Richard Boone Show (1963). He died on May 26, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

99.

236 westerns, 53-74.

A Game of Death... An Act of Love: Part 1 (1973). 1973. 58 years old.

1915 - 2015, 99.

84. Virginia Herrick

Actress | Montana Desperado

Virginia Herrick was born on June 13, 1916 in Elwha, Washington, USA. She was an actress, known for Montana Desperado (1951), Roar of the Iron Horse - Rail-Blazer of the Apache Trail (1951) and Silver Raiders (1950). She was married to Omar V. Garrison. She died on January 29, 2016 in Provo, Utah, ...

99.

13 westerns, 50-53.

6 feature westerns.

Quarter Horse (1952). 1952.

1916 - 2016, 99.

85. Zsa Zsa Gabor

Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

Undoubtedly the woman who had come to epitomize what we recognize today as "celebrity", Zsa Zsa Gabor, is better known for her many marriages, personal appearances, her "dahlink" catchphrase, her actions, life gossip, and quotations on men, rather than her film career.

Zsa Zsa Gabor was born Sári ...

99.

6 westerns, 66-67.

Maestro Hoss (1967). 1967.

February 6, 1917 - 2016. Hungary. USA.

86. Lorna Gray

Actress | Daughter of Don Q

Born Virginia Pound, Lorna Gray was "discovered" by an agent while modeling in a fashion show. She was given a screen test, and Columbia was impressed enough to sign her to a contract (it was at this time that she was given the name "Lorna Gray", which she kept until 1945, when she changed it to "...

99

21 westerns, 38-51.

Lia Wilson, Oh! Susanna (1951). 1951.

1917 - 2017, 99.

87. Karl Formes

Actor | Ghosts

Karl Formes was born on July 3, 1841 in London, England. He was an actor, known for Ghosts (1915), Old Heidelberg (1915) and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1921). He died on November 18, 1939 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

98.

8 westerns, 12-22.

The Stain of Chuckawalla (1916). 1916.

1841 - 1939, 98. UK. USA.

88. Al J. Jennings

Actor | Beating Back

Al J. Jennings was born on November 25, 1863 in Virginia, USA as Alphonso J. Jennings. He was an actor and writer, known for Beating Back (1914), The Lady of the Dugout (1918) and The Tryout (1919). He died on December 26, 1961 in Tarzana, California, USA.

98.

26 westerns, 1908-1951.

Al Jennings of Oklahoma (1951). 1951. Book.

1863 - 1961, 98.

89. Dave Smith

Camera_department | Black Magic

98.

Pardon My Gun (1930). 1930. Assistant Camera.

1868 - 1967, 98.

90. Harry O'Connor

Actor | Stranger Than Fiction

Harry O'Connor was born on April 27, 1873 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Stranger Than Fiction (1921), Cyclone of the Range (1927) and Come and Get It! (1929). He died on July 10, 1971 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

98

9 westerns, 25-30.

Bill Stubbins, The Last Chance (1926). 1926.

1873 - 1971, 98.

91. Leigh Whipper

Actor | Of Mice and Men

Leigh Whipper was an consummate actor who led an impressive life. Born in South Carolina in 1876, at the end of the Reconstruction Era in which his parents had participated, he was educated in Washington, D.C., attending Howard University, before turning permanently to a life in the theater. At a ...

98.

4 westerns, 41-44.

Sparks, The Ox-Bow Incident (1942). 1943.

1876 - 1975, 98.

92. Jack Wilson

Actor | Tarzan of the Apes

Jack Wilson was born in 1881. He is known for his work on Tarzan of the Apes (1918), Midnight Secrets (1924) and The Supreme Test (1915). He died on April 30, 1979 in Corona Del Mar, California, USA.

98.

The Markswoman (1915). 1915.

1881 - 1979, 98.

93. Margot Stevenson

Actress | Smashing the Money Ring

Margot Stevenson was born on February 8, 1912 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Margaret Helen Stevenson. She was an actress, known for Smashing the Money Ring (1939), Calling Philo Vance (1940) and Granny Get Your Gun (1940). She was married to Val Avery and Robert Russell. She died on...

98

Julie Westcott, Granny Get Your Gun (1940). 1940.

1912 - 2011. 98.

94. Robert Emmett Keane

Actor | There's a Girl in My Heart

Robert Emmett Keane was one of Hollywood's more overworked character players to be found near the bottom of the credit list. An ex-vaudevillian, he appeared on Broadway from as early as 1914 and at the London Hippodrome two years later, invariably specialising in musicals and comedies. Keane did ...

98.

17 westerns, 30-52.

13 feature westerns.

Navajo Trail Raiders (1949). 1949.

1883 - 1981, 98.

95. Forbes Murray

Actor | The Lady and the Mob

Forbes Murray was born on November 4, 1884 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada as Murray Forbes Barnard. He was an actor, known for The Lady and the Mob (1939), The Apache Kid (1941) and Mercy Plane (1939). He died on November 18, 1982 in Douglas County, Oregon, USA.

98.

69 westerns, 36-67.

The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin (1967). 1967. 83 years old.

1884 - 1992, 98. Canada. USA.

96. Helen Dickson

Actress | Honolulu Lu

Helen Dickson was born on July 20, 1885 in Wakefield, Massachusetts, USA. She was an actress, known for Honolulu Lu (1941), It's a Great Life (1954) and Mr. Wright Goes Wrong (1946). She was married to Lawrence A. Williams. She died on November 17, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

98.

8 westerns, 32-50.

Boom Town (1940). 1940.

1885 - 1983, 98.

97. Effie Laird

Actress | Strangler of the Swamp

Effie Laird was born on July 30, 1888 in Chatfield, Minnesota, USA as Effie Grace McLaird. She was an actress, known for Strangler of the Swamp (1946), Beneath Western Skies (1944) and The Stu Erwin Show (1950). She was married to Emory Parnell. She died on September 4, 1986 in Los Angeles, ...

98.

10 westerns, 44-57.

The Gentle Giant (1957). 1957.

1888 - 1986, 98.

98. Nolan Leary

Actor | Strangler of the Swamp

Nolan Leary was born on April 26, 1889 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as George Nolan Leary. He was an actor and writer, known for Strangler of the Swamp (1946), Pollyanna (1960) and The Tiger Woman (1944). He was married to Helen Leary. He died on December 12, 1987 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

98.

110 westerns, 31-74.

Riot (1972). 1972. 83 years old.

Zandy's Bride (1974). 1974.

1889 - 1987, 98.

99. Charles Lamont

Director | Cipher Bureau

One of the more prolific American directors, Charles Lamont entered films as an actor in 1919 and became a director in 1922. He churned out numerous one- and two-reel comedies for various producers, including Mack Sennett and Al Christie, and began directing features in the mid-'30s. Lamont was a ...

98.

19 westerns, 32-59.

Amnesty for Zorro (1959). 1959.

1895 - 1993, 98.

100. Leigh Carson

Art_department | Sky Liner

98

Property Master, Forty Guns (1957). 1957.

1895 - 1994, 98. Canada. California.



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