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Make_up_department | Rosemary's Baby
Vidal Sassoon was born on January 17, 1928 in London, England. He is known for his work on Rosemary's Baby (1968), Be My Guest (1965) and The Wild Affair (1965). He was married to Rhonda Carper Holbrook, Jeanette Hartford-Davis, Beverly Adams and Elaine Wood. He died on May 9, 2012 in Los Angeles, ...
3. Alan King
Actor | Casino
Alan King was born on December 26, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA as Irwin Alan Kniberg. He was an actor and producer, known for Casino (1995), Rush Hour 2 (2001) and Cat's Eye (1985). He was married to Jeanette Sprung. He died on May 9, 2004 in Manhattan, New York City.
4. Alice Faye
Soundtrack | Hello Frisco, Hello
As A&E's Biography put it, "She rose from the mean streets of New York's Hell's Kitchen to become the most famous singing actress in the world. When the pressures of fame became too much, she had the courage to leave Hollywood on her own terms". Alice Faye was born Alice Jeanne Leppert in NYC on ...
5. Bill Goodwin
Actor | Spellbound
Bill Goodwin was born on July 28, 1910 in San Francisco, California, USA as William Nettles Goodwin. He was an actor, known for Spellbound (1945), Tea for Two (1950) and The Atomic Kid (1954). He was married to Philippa Hilber. He died on May 9, 1958 in Palm Springs, California.
7. Carmen Filpi
Actor | The Wedding Singer
Character actor Carmen Filpi was born on March 22, 1923 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The son of Remigio and Rosa Gatto Filpi, Carmen graduated from Pittsfield High School in 1942. Moreover, Filpi served in the U.S. Army in the Pacific during World War II. Carmen began his acting career as part of ...
Actor | The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance
Oscar-winner Edmond O'Brien was one of the most-respected character actors in American cinema, from his heyday of the mid-1940s through the late 1960s. Born on September 10, 1915, in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, O'Brien learned the craft of performance as a magician, reportedly tutored by...
10. Elizabeth Wilson
Actress | The Graduate
Elizabeth Wilson was born April 4, 1921, in Grand Rapids, Michigan to Marie Ethel and Dunning Wilson. She attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City, and studied with Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse. Elizabeth's debut film appearance was an uncredited role in ...
13. Finlay Currie
Actor | Ben-Hur
Scottish-born Finlay Currie was a former church organist and choirmaster, who made his stage debut at 20 years of age. It took him 34 more years before making his first film, but he worked steadily for another 30 years after that. Although he was a large, imposing figure, with a rich, deep voice ...
Actor | Peter Gunn
The character actor Herschel Bernadi was born into a theatrical family on October 30, 1923 in New York, New York. The Yiddish-language theater in the United States was centered in New York City's Lower East Side, on Second Avenue, and the Bernardi family were stage people who plied their craft in ...
15. Hoke Howell
Actor | Far and Away
A consummate character actor whose deep Southern drawl (courtesy of a Georgia birth and South Carolina upbringing) made him a highly sought-after personality. Howell began his career on Broadway in "Make A Million." Hollywood took note of his accent and tried to make the best use of it, from a ...
16. Jack E. Leonard
Self | Babes in Toyland
Jack E. Leonard was an American comedian whose sarcastic insult-based humor was imitated by Don Rickles.
Born Leonard Lebitsky on April 24, 1910, Leonard made his show business bones as a nightclub comedian and became well-known to the public for his appearances on TV variety and game show after ...
17. Lena Horne
Soundtrack | Cabin in the Sky
Lena Calhoun Horne was born June 30, 1917, in Brooklyn, New York. In her biography she stated that, on the day she was born, her father was in the midst of a card game trying to get money to pay the hospital costs. Her parents divorced while she was still a toddler. Her mother left later in order ...
19. Marco Ferreri
Writer | Dillinger è morto
Marco Ferreri was born on May 11, 1928 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Dillinger Is Dead (1969), Tales of Ordinary Madness (1981) and L'udienza (1972). He was married to Jacqueline Ferreri. He died on May 9, 1997 in Paris, France.
20. Margaret Lindsay
Actress | Scarlet Street
Picture-pretty brunette Margaret Lindsay was one of a number of pleasant, sweet-natured ingénues who could do no wrong in a score of 1930s stylish Hollywood pictures. Such altruistic love interests were often overlooked in pictures that were carried by the flashy histrionics of a jaunty James Cagney...
21. Marion Lorne
Actress | Strangers on a Train
Forever embraced as the mumbling, bumbling Aunt Clara on the Bewitched (1964) television series, endearing character actress Marion Lorne had a five-decade-long career on the stage before ever becoming a familiar TV household name.
Born Marion Lorne MacDougall on August 12, 1883 (other sources list ...
22. Michael Parks
Actor | Tusk
Michael Parks is known as an actor's actor by his peers with a breadth of astonishing range that has allowed him to portray stunning contrasts--sometimes in the same film, like in Tusk (2014), starring in dual roles as an erudite serial killer opposite Justin Long, and as a feeble rube opposite ...
23. Naomi Childers
Actress | The Gay Lord Quex
Naomi Childers was born on November 15, 1892 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Largely a character actress, she began her career at the age of 22 in Ziegfeld Follies (1945) filmed in 1914. From then until 1919, Naomi appeared in nineteen films. Some of the films in question were Mr. Barnes of New York (...
24. Nélida Lobato
Actress | Scream of the Butterfly
Nélida Lobato was born on June 19, 1934 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Haydée Nélida Menta. She was an actress, known for Scream of the Butterfly (1965), Venga a bailar el rock (1957) and Blum (1970). She was married to Víctor Laplace and Eber Lobato. She died on May 9, 1982 in Buenos Aires.
26. Phil Arnold
Actor | The Twilight Zone
Phil Arnold was born on September 15, 1909 in Hackensack, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for The Twilight Zone (1959), The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell (1955) and Cowboy G-Men (1952). He died on May 9, 1968 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
27. Philip Dorn
Actor | Passage to Marseille
A former matinee idol in Holland and Germany, he fled to America before WWII and portrayed anti-Nazi patriots and continental romancers in Hollywood. Forced to retire after suffering an injury while on stage in Holland 1955, he lived out the rest of his life in relative seclusion. Dogged by ill ...
28. Pita Amor
Actress | Cadetes de la naval
Pita Amor was born on May 30, 1918 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Guadalupe Amor Schmidtlein. She was an actress, known for Cadetes de la naval (1945), He Who Died of Love (1945) and Medias mentiras (1996). She died on May 9, 2000 in Mexico City, Mexico.
29. Quentin Dean
Actress | In the Heat of the Night
Quentin Dean was born on July 27, 1944 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as Corinne Ida Margolin. She was an actress, known for In the Heat of the Night (1967), Stay Away, Joe (1968) and Will Penny (1967). She died on May 9, 2003 in Los Angeles, California.
32. Vincent Baggetta
Actor | Charlie's Angels
Vincent Baggetta was born on December 7, 1944 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for Charlie's Angels (1976), Hill Street Blues (1981) and Remington Steele (1982). He was married to Sylvia Kozer. He died on May 9, 2017 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.