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Actress | Julia
One of television's premier African-American series stars, elegant actress, singer and recording artist Diahann Carroll was born Carol Diann (or Diahann) Johnson on July 17, 1935, in the Bronx, New York. The first child of John Johnson, a subway conductor, and Mabel Faulk Johnson, a nurse; music ...
Actor | Los chicos crecen
Arturo García Buhr was born on December 16, 1905 in Dolores, Buenos Aires, Argentina. He was an actor and director, known for The Kids Grow Up (1942), Mi mujer, la sueca y yo (1967) and ¿Vendrás a media noche? (1950). He was married to Aída Olivier. He died on October 4, 1995 in ...
4. Audrey Wells
Writer | The Hate U Give
Audrey Wells was born on January 25, 1960 in San Francisco, California, USA as Audrey Ann Lederer. She was a writer, known for The Hate U Give (2018), Guinevere (1999) and George of the Jungle (1997). She was married to Brian Lane Larky, John James Radzik, Jeffrey D Robinson and Mr Wells. She died ...
6. Buddy Lester
Actor | Ocean's Eleven
Buddy Lester, stand-up comedian and character actor on television and in motion pictures was born in Chicago and became a fixture on the international nightclub circuit for seven decades. In Las Vegas, he opened for Frank Sinatra several times and appeared in the Rat Pack films Ocean's 11 (1960) and...
7. Colin Gordon
Actor | The Pink Panther
Ceylon-born Colin Gordon began acting on the West End stage as the hind legs of a horse in 'Toad of Toad Hall' in 1934. After wartime service, he returned to the stage, appearing in such plays as 'The White Carnation' and 'The Little Hut' (both 1953), 'Misery Me!' (1955) and 'The Touch of Fear' (...
8. Doris Belack
Actress | What About Bob?
A New York native, Doris Belack began her acting career as an audio reader and lent her voice to the 1955 album "Poetry of the Negro" with Sidney Poitier. She later was active in television; she was best known for her roles as Anna Wolek on the television soap opera One Life to Live (1968) and ...
11. George Claydon
Actor | The Last Days of Pompeii
George Claydon was born on September 4, 1933 in Bristol, England as George Albert Claydon. He was an actor, known for The Last Days of Pompeii (1984), The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (1967) and Sharon's Baby (1975). He died on October 4, 2001 in Hammersmith, London, England.
12. Graham Chapman
Writer | Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Graham Chapman was born on January 8, 1941 in Leicester, England while a German air raid was in progress. Graham's father was a chief police inspector and probably inspired the constables Graham often portrayed later in comedy sketches. Graham studied medicine in college and earned an M.D., but he ...
13. Hamiet Bluiett
15. Janis Joplin
Soundtrack | Watchmen
Janis Lyn Joplin was born at St. Mary's Hospital in the oil-refining town of Port Arthur, Texas, near the border with Louisiana. Her father was a cannery worker and her mother was a registrar for a business college. As an overweight teenager, she was a folk-music devotee (especially Odetta, ...
17. Jill Bennett
Actress | The Nanny
Jill Bennett was born on December 24, 1931 in Penang, Malaysia as Nora Noel Jill Bennett. She was an actress and writer, known for The Nanny (1965), For Your Eyes Only (1981) and Moulin Rouge (1952). She was married to John Osborne and Willis Hall. She died on October 4, 1990 in Kensington, London,...
Actress | Dos a quererse
Maria Elena Sagrera is one of the complete actresses of Argentina. Studied in the National Conservatory of Dramatico Art with professors like Blanca de la Vega and Antonio Cunill Cabanellas. It was important figure in the independent theaters, releasing "El Puente", of Carlos Gorostiza. She ...
20. Mario Almada
Actor | Todo por nada
Mario Almada was born on January 7, 1922 in Huatabampo, Sonora, Mexico as Mario Almada Otero. He was an actor and producer, known for Todo por nada (1969), El tunco Maclovio (1970) and Chido Guan, el tacos de oro (1986). He died on October 4, 2016 in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico.
23. Norman Wisdom
Actor | Trouble in Store
Norman Wisdom has become the great British clown very much in the mould of Charles Chaplin with his "little man" in the ill fitting suit and cloth cap. His character is "everyman", much put upon but struggling through to a (usually) happy ending. He was brought up in an orphanage after his mother ...
25. Pepe Biondi
Actor | Patapufete!
Pepe Biondi was born on September 4, 1909 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as José Biondi. He was an actor and writer, known for Patapufete! (1967), Música, mujeres y amor (1952) and El desastrólogo (1964). He was married to María Teresa Moraca. He died on October 4, 1975 in Buenos Aires.
26. Stephen Moore
Stephen Moore was born on December 11, 1937 in Brixton, London, England as Stephen Vincent Moore. He was an actor and director, known for The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1981), Pirate Radio (2009) and A Bridge Too Far (1977). He was married to Noelyn George, Beth Morris, Celestine Randall and...
27. Susy Leiva
Actress | Ritmo, amor y juventud
Susy Leiva was born on August 31, 1933 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Susana Teodora Ramona Leiva. She was an actress, known for Ritmo, amor y juventud (1966), Buenas noches, Buenos Aires (1964) and Dos quijotes sobre ruedas (1966). She died on October 4, 1966 in Santa Fe, Argentina.
29. Tom Bell
Actor | The L-Shaped Room
Tom Bell was one of the UK's finest actors but he never achieved the star billing or recognition he so richly deserved. His career spanned some 50 years. Time and time again, Bell gave memorable performances. From the able seaman ordered to be flogged by a sadistic officer, played by Dirk Bogarde, ...
30. Will Vinton
Producer | Martin the Cobbler
Will Vinton was born on November 17, 1947 in McMinnville, Oregon, USA as William Gale Vinton. He was a producer and director, known for Martin the Cobbler (1977), Michael Jackson Moonwalker (1988) and Claymation Easter (1992). He was married to Gillian Allred and Susan Shadburne. He died on October...
31. William Tepper
Actor | Bachelor Party
William Tepper (aka Billy Tepper) was born in The Bronx and studied filmmaking at UCLA Film School where his first film, Evidence Of Tradition, was voted Best Film of the Year. His Hollywood career began at age 20, when his first screenplay won the prestigious Samuel Goldwyn Writing Award. Fresh ...