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Writer | Gilligan's Island
Sherwood Schwartz was born on November 14, 1916 in Passaic, New Jersey, USA as Sherwood Charles Schwartz. He was a writer and producer, known for Gilligan's Island (1964), The Red Skelton Hour (1951) and Adventures in Babysitting (1987). He was married to Mildred Seidman. He died on July 12, 2011 ...
2. Amar Bose
Amar Bose was born on November 2, 1929 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Amar Gopal Bose. He is known for his work on The 56th Annual Grammy Awards (2014). He was married to Ursula and Prema Sarathy. He died on July 12, 2013 in Wayland, Massachusetts, USA.
3. Bill Owen
Actor | Last of the Summer Wine
This English actor was born of humble, working class beginnings and became well-known for playing the same kind of blokes on both film and TV. Born William Rowbotham, he was the son of a tram driver and laundress. He knew early on that entertaining was the life for him. He worked in odd jobs as a ...
4. Buddy Adler
Producer | From Here to Eternity
While known mostly for his activities as a film producer, Maurice Buddy Adler attended both Columbia and Pennsylvania universities and wrote fiction short stories for magazines prior to becoming involved in the film industry. In 1936 he joined MGM Pictures as a writer for the regular series of ...
6. Elaine Aiken
Actress | Caddyshack
Actress and drama teacher, born Elena Arizmendi in Córdoba, Spain. Arrived with her parents in the U.S. during the Spanish Civil War. In 1951, as Elaine Aiken, she became a protege of legendary method acting coach Lee Strasberg and three years later joined the Actor's Studio. Though she initially ...
Actress | For Love of Mary Ellen
Elsie de Wolfe was born on December 20, 1865 in New York City, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for For Love of Mary Ellen (1915), Democracy: The Vision Restored (1920) and The Pretender (1915). She was married to Sir Charles Mendl' (British diplomat). She died on July 12, 1950 in ...
Cinematographer | Hud
Master cinematographer James Wong Howe, whose career stretched from silent pictures through the mid-'70s, was born Wong Tung Jim in Canton (now Guangzhou), China, on August 28, 1899, the son of Wong How. His father emigrated to America the year James was born, settling in Pasco, Washington, where ...
9. Jeff Morris
Actor | The Blues Brothers
Laconic, "good ole boy" type Texan raised actor with appropriate drawl who has notched up several dozen film and TV appearances playing working class men from various backgrounds such as farmers, soldiers, bartenders etc. Best known as the country and western music fan, Bob....the owner of "Bob's ...
10. Joshua Logan
Director | Picnic
Joshua Logan started directing plays while he was still at Princeton and among the first actors he directed were Henry Fonda and James Stewart. His graduation from Princeton was delayed to accompany a classmate to Russia to study with Konstantin Stanislavski, inventor of "method acting". ...
11. Kenneth More
Actor | The Longest Day
Affable, bright and breezy Kenneth More epitomised the traditional English virtues of fortitude and fun. At the height of his fame in the 1950s he was Britain's most popular film star and had appeared in a string of box office hits including Genevieve (1953), Doctor in the House (1954), Reach for ...
12. Kurt Kreuger
Actor | The Enemy Below
Kreuger was born in Michenberg, Germany, but raised in St Moritz, Switzerland. His father disapproved of his son's wanderlust and interest in acting. Kreuger attended the University of London's School of Economics for a short time and then transferred to Columbia University in New York. When he ...
14. Lloyd Berry
Actor | Jumanji
Lloyd Berry was born on November 11, 1926 in St. James, Manitoba, Canada. He was an actor, known for Jumanji (1995), Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007) and Scary Movie (2000). He was married to Kazumi Alice. He died on July 12, 2016 in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.
15. Lon Chaney Jr.
Actor | High Noon
American character actor whose career was influenced (and often overshadowed) by that of his father, silent film star Lon Chaney. The younger Chaney was born while his parents were on a theatrical tour, and he joined them onstage for the first time at the age of six months. However, as a young man,...
16. Loredana Nusciak
Actress | Django
Loredana Nusciak was born on May 3, 1942 in Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy as Loredana Cappelletti. She was an actress, known for Django (1966), Siamo tutti pomicioni (1963) and No Way Out (1973). She was married to Gianni Medici. She died on July 12, 2006 in Trieste.
18. Minnie Riperton
Soundtrack | Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Minnie Riperton was born November 8, 1947, in Chicago, Illinois, to Thelma Inez (Matthews) and Daniel Webster Riperton, a Pullman porter. At a young age, Riperton, the youngest of eight children, began taking dancing and ballet. Once she reached high school, she began singing in the Hyde Park A ...
19. Olga Guillot
Actress | Santo contra Blue Demon en la Atlantida
Olga Guillot was born on October 9, 1923 in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. She was an actress, known for Santo vs. Blue Demon in Atlantis (1970), Cita con la muerte (1949) and Cry of the Bewitched (1957). She died on July 12, 2010 in Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
Actor | Don
Pran was one of the leading character actors of Indian cinema. He was born on 12 February,1920 at Delhi. Pran was educated at different places namely Kapurthala, Unnao, Meerut, Dehradun and Rampur as his father late Lala Kewal Krishnan Sikand was a Government Civil Contractor for the construction ...
21. Ray Phiri
Music_department | The Ghost and the Darkness
Ray Phiri was born on March 23, 1947 in Nelspruit, South Africa as Raymond Chikapa Phiri. He is known for his work on The Ghost and the Darkness (1996), Catch a Fire (2006) and Fools (1997). He was married to Daphney. He died on July 12, 2017 in Mbombela, South Africa.