People Who Were Born in the Year 1906:

(69 found)

Nico Charisse
educator, dancer, ballet

Real/Birth Name:
Nico Charisse
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age:
(unreliable data)
Birth Place:

Relationships:

son of
ex-husband of
Older than Cyd Charisse by 15 or 16 years.
uncle of
uncle of
brother of
uncle of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Owned a ballet school in Hollywood.

Ruth Hiatt
actor, model

Real/Birth Name:
Ruth Hiatt
Also Known As:
Ruth Hyatt
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1924). Movie The Chinatown Mystery. In the role of Mabel Smith in multiple shorts.

Red Allen (jazz)
jazz, musician, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Henry James Allen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Trumpet musician. Credited wih the style later used by Louis Armstrong.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

William Bendix
actor, radio

Real/Birth Name:
William Bendix
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58, 31 days before his 59th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Radio and TV show The Life of Riley. Movies A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, The Babe Ruth Story, Two Years Before the Mast, The Blue Dahlia, Wake Island.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1638 Vine Street for contributions to radio
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6251 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Aristotle Onassis
business

Real/Birth Name:
Aristotle Socrates Onassis
Nickname(s):
Ari
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Jackie Kennedy, until he died.
Older than Jackie Kennedy by 23 years.

Brief Facts:

Greek shipping business.

Robert E. Howard
writer, suicide

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Ervin Howard
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
30
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pulp fiction writer, known for his character Conan the Barbarian and regarded as the father of the sword and sorcery subgenre. Shot himself with a revolver, despondent over his mother's imminent death.

Hildegarde
singer

Real/Birth Name:
Hildegarde Loretta Sell
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cabaret singer. Song Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup. Lipstick shade and rose named for her. Died age 99.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6141 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio

Bennie Oosterbaan
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Oosterbaan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End. Teams University of Michigan. Coach football and basketball there.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

John Carradine
actor, painter

Real/Birth Name:
Richmond Reed Carradine
Also Known As:
Peter Richmond
John Peter Richmond
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Changed name to John Carradine in 1935. Many horror movies: Terror of the Wax Museum, Billy the Kid versus Dracula. Movies The Grapes of Wrath, Thank You, Mr. Moto.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6240 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Lon Chaney Jr.
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Creighton Tull Chaney
Also Known As:
Creighton Chaney
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Many early horror films. Role of The Wolf Man.

Mary Brian
actor, western, painter

Real/Birth Name:
Louise Byrdie Dantzler
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1926). Movies Peter Pan (1924), The Virginian (1929).

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1559 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry

Gale Gordon
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Thomas Aldrich Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Lucy Show. Movie The 'Burbs.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6340 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio

Madeleine Carroll
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Marie-Madeleine Bernadette O'Carroll
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie The 39 Steps.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6707 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Bugsy Siegel
criminal

Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Siegel
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
41
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Mobster. A driving force behind the development of the Las Vegas Strip.

Lou Costello
actor, comedy

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Francis Cristillo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
52, 3 days before his 53rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Comedy team with Bud Abbott.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6438 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6780 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6276 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Henny Youngman
comedy, actor, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Henry Youngman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 20 days before his 92nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Goodfellas. Joke "Take my wife ...".

Ben Stevenson
football

Real/Birth Name:
Ben Stevenson
Nickname(s):
Big Ben
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, team Tuskegee University. Named to seven consecutive Black College All-America teams.

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Ozzie Nelson
actor, bandleader

Real/Birth Name:
Oswald George Nelson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
grandfather of
husband of
Harriet Hilliard, until he died.
Older than Harriet Hilliard by 3 years.
grandfather of
father of
grandfather of
by adoption grandfather of
grandfather of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Duo Ozzie & Harriet Nelson, Fibber McGee and Molly. Radio show and TV show The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet. Had a big band in the 1930s.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6555 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6260 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio as a member of group Ozzie & Harriet Nelson.
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1500 Vine Street for contributions to radio21 December 1983 as a member of group Fibber McGee and Molly.

John D. Rockefeller III
activist

Real/Birth Name:
John Davison Rockefeller III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than David Rockefeller by 9 years.
father of
grandson of
son of
older brother of
Older than Laurance Rockefeller by 4 years.
older brother of
Older than Nelson Rockefeller by 2 years.
older brother of
Older than Winthrop Rockefeller by 6 years.

Ancestors:

Descendants:

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Philanthropist. Influential in building the Lincoln Center.

Rip Engle
football, coach, basketball

Real/Birth Name:
Charles A. Engle
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 19 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

End. Team Western Maryland College. Coach, team Brown University, also basketball.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Pee Wee Russell
musician, jazz

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Ellsworth Russell
Also Known As:
Pee-Wee Russell
Nickname(s):
Pee Wee
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20

Brief Facts:

Jazz clarinetist.

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Robert Allen
actor, Broadway, western

Real/Birth Name:
Irvine E. Theodore Baehr
Also Known As:
Robert (Tex) Allen
Robert "Tex" Allen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Evelyn Peirce, until her earlier death.
Older than Evelyn Peirce by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Broadway musical plays Show Boat, Auntie Mame. Movies Hells Angels on Wheels, Blazing Guns, The Big Broadcast of 1938, Rio Grande Ranger.

Lord Buckley
comedy

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Myrle Buckley
Also Known As:
Lord Richard Buckley
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Album Hipsters, Flipsters and Finger Poppin' Daddies Knock Me Your Lobes.

Little Brother Montgomery
jazz, blues, musician, singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Eurreal Wilford Montgomery
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist. Songs Crescent City Blues, Shreveport Farewell, Farrish Street Jive, Vicksburg Blues.

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Eddie Albert
actor, singer, circus

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Albert Heimberger
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
99, 34 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
husband of
Margo, until her earlier death.
Older than Margo by 11 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Green Acres, Petticoat Junction, Switch. Movies Escape to Witch Mountain, The Longest Day, The Teahouse of the August Moon, Oklahoma!.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6441 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten
royalty, accident

Real/Birth Name:
Gustaf Adolf Oscar Fredrik Arthur Edmund
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
40
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
grandfather of
grandfather of
husband of
Older than Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha by 1 year.
grandfather of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Died in an air crash. The DC3 crashed on takeoff.

Josephine Dunn
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Josephine Dunn
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1929). Broadway plays Between Two Worlds (1934), Take a Chance (1932), Pickwick (1927), Dear Sir (1924). Movies Love's Greatest Mistake, The Singing Fool, Murder at Dawn.

Mary Astor
soap, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Member of WAMPAS Baby Stars (1926). Movies Little Women (1949), Return to Peyton Place, The Prisoner of Venda, The Maltese Falcon.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6701 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Frances Lee
actor, educator, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Merna Phyllis Tibbetts
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1927). Revue Ziegfeld Follies. Movies Stage Struck Susie, Divorce Made Easy, The Stronger Sex.

Roberto Rossellini
producer, writer, director, actor

Real/Birth Name:
Roberto Rossellini
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71, 26 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Ingrid Bergman by 9 years.
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie Stromboli.

Jacqueline Cochran
aviator, stunts, military, politician

Real/Birth Name:
Bessie Lee Pittman
Also Known As:
Jaqueline Cochran-Odlum
Nickname(s):
Jackie
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pioneer racing pilot. Helped in the formation of wartine women's army and air corps. The first woman to fly a bomber across the Atlantic. Received the Distinguished Service Medal and the Distinguished Flying Cross. The first woman to fly faster than the speed of sound. The first woman to fly a jet across the ocean. The first woman to land and take off from an aircraft carrier.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Herman Brix
actor, track, football

Real/Birth Name:
Harold Herman Brix
Also Known As:
Bruce Bennett
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
100
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lived to age 100. Silver medal in 1928 Olympics shotput event. Role of Tarzan in movie The New Adventures of Tarzan under real name Herman Brix, and movie The Treasure of the Sierra Madre using name Bruce Bennett. Football tackle on team University of Washington.

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Helen Foster
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Helen Foster
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:
Height:
5 feet 0 inches (152.4 cm)

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1929). Movie Gold Diggers of Broadway.

Mauri Rose
auto racing

Real/Birth Name:
Maurice Rose
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Indianapolis 500 racer, won 3 times.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Harold E. Foster
basketball, coach, sports analyst

Real/Birth Name:
Harold E. Foster
Nickname(s):
Bud
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh All-Stars. Coached at Wisconsin.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Josephine Baker
dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Frida Josephine McDonald
Also Known As:
Joséphine Carson Baker
Nickname(s):
Black Venus
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In revue Ziegfeld Follies. Took French citizenship.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

St. Louis Walk of Fame A star at 6501 Delmar Boulevard

Evalyn Knapp
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Evelyn Pauline Knapp
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74, 5 days before her 75th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1932). Movies Smart Money, In Old Santa Fe. Ttle character in the 1933 movie serial The Perils of Pauline.

Helene Costello
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Helen Costello
Also Known As:
Miss Helene
Helen Costello
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger sister of
Younger than Dolores Costello by 2 years.
aunt of
aunt of
aunt of
daughter of
daughter of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Member of WAMPAS Baby Stars (1927). Movie Lights of New York (1928), the first all-talking feature film.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1500 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry

Anne Morrow Lindbergh
aviator, writer, poet

Real/Birth Name:
Anne Spencer Morrow
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The first American woman to earn a first-class glider pilot's license in 1930. Book Gift from the Sea. Advocate peace with Hitler, causing controversy, before the war.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Billy Wilder
director, producer, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Wilder
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Some Like It Hot, Double Indemnity, The Lost Weekend, Sunset Boulevard, The Seven Year Itch, The Apartment, The Fortune Cookie, Stalag 17, Witness for the Prosecution. His mother, grandmother and stepfather died at Auschwitz concentration camp.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1751 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry

Mary Livingstone
actor, radio, tv, comedy

Real/Birth Name:
Sadye Marks
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 7 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Jack Benny, until his earlier death.
Younger than Jack Benny by 12 years.

Brief Facts:

Radio and TV show The Jack Benny Program.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6705 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio

Anthony Mann
actor, director, western, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Emil Anton Bundmann
Also Known As:
Anton Bundsmann
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Winchester '73, El Cid, Cimarron, The Glenn Miller Story. Plays Uncle Vanya, The Blue Peter.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6229 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Estée Lauder
style, business

Real/Birth Name:
Josephine Ester Mentzer
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
97
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Founder of the cosmetics business with her name.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hans Bethe
scientist

Real/Birth Name:
Hans Albrecht Bethe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
98
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22

Brief Facts:

Pronounced Bay-ta. Winner of the Nobel Prize in physics. Member of the Manhattan Project. Explained how the sun and stars get their energy.

George Sanders
actor, singer, composer, writer, overdose, suicide

Real/Birth Name:
George Henry Sanders
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Magda Gabor by 8 years.
younger brother of
Younger than Tom Conway by 1 year.
ex-husband of
Older than Zsa Zsa Gabor by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Solomon and Sheba, Death of a Scoundrel, The Falcon's Brother. Overdose on barbiturates, suicide.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1636 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 7007 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry

Satchel Paige
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Leroy Robert Paige
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75, 29 days before his 76th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Negro Leagues and Major League pitcher. Teams Chattanooga Black Lookouts, Birmingham Black Barons, Baltimore Black Sox, Cleveland Cubs, Pittsburgh Crawfords, Kansas City Monarchs, Trujillo All-Stars, New York Black Yankees, Memphis Red Sox, Philadelphia Stars, Cleveland Indians, St. Louis Browns, Kansas City Athletics.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Olive Borden
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Olive Borden
Nickname(s):
The Joy Girl
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
41
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1925). Died on Skid Row.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry15 August 1958

Judith Wood
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Helen Johnson
Also Known As:
Helen Johnson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1931). Movies It Pays to Advertise, Gold Diggers of Broadway, The Vice Squad (1931), Working Girls. Broadway play Dinner at Eight.

John Huston
actor, director, producer, writer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
John Marcellus Huston
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81, 23 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

step-father of
father of
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Evelyn Keyes by 10 years.
separated husband of
Ricki Soma, until her earlier death.
Older than Ricki Soma by 21 years.
father of
son of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Chinatown, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, Prizzi's Honor, Asphalt Jungle, The African Queen.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1765 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Barbara Bennett
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Barbara Jane Bennett
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
51, 5 days before her 52nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger sister of
Younger than Constance Bennett by 1 year.
older sister of
Older than Joan Bennett by 3 years.
ex-wife of
Younger than Morton Downey by 4 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Silent film actor.

Bunny Austin
tennis

Real/Birth Name:
Henry Wilfred Austin
Also Known As:
Henry Austin
Nickname(s):
Bunny
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94, his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The last English tennis player to reach finals at Wimbledon, in 1938, until Andy Murray in 2012. The first player to wear shorts at Wimbledon. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II.

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Joan Blondell
actor, Broadway, Tony Award

Real/Birth Name:
Rose Joan Blondell
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Dick Powell by 1 year.
ex-wife of
Older than Michael Todd by 50 years.

Brief Facts:

Member of WAMPAS Baby Stars (1931). Movies A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Topper Returns, The Public Enemy. Nominated for Tony Award.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6311 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Vera Vague
actor, comedy, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Barbara Jo Allen
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68, 12 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Melody Ranch. Animated movie Sleeping Beauty.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1720 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry
Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1639 Vine Street for contributions to radio

Sunnyland Slim
blues, musician, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Albert Luandrew
Also Known As:
Dr. Clayton's Buddy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Blues pianist.

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Bertha Teague
basketball, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Bertha F. Teague
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

High school coach in Byng, OK, for 42 years (1927-1969) with a career record of 1157-115 (.910 winning percentage).

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Janet Gaynor
actor, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Laura Augusta Gainor
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 22 days before her 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Adrian, until his earlier death.
Younger than Adrian by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Member of WAMPAS Baby Stars (1926). Won the first Academy Award for Best Actress in 1928 for multiple movies 7th Heaven, Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans, Street Angel. Movies A Star is Born (1937), The Good Earth, The Young in Heart.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6284 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Dutch Clark
football, coach

Real/Birth Name:
Earl Harry Clark
Nickname(s):
Flying Dutchman
Old Master
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Quarterback. Teams Colorado College, Portsmouth Spartans, Detroit Lions. Coach, teams Colorado College, Colorado Mines, Detroit Lions, Cleveland Rams, Seattle Bombers, Los Angeles Dons, Detroit Titans.

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Joe Cronin
baseball, manager

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Edward Cronin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 35 days before his 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortstop. Teams Pittsburgh Pirates, Washington Senators, Boston Red Sox.

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Sue Carol
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Evelyn Lederer
Also Known As:
Sue Carol Ladd
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Alan Ladd, until his earlier death.
Older than Alan Ladd by 6 years.
mother of
mother of
grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Member WAMPAS Baby Stars (1928). Movies Fox Movietone Follies of 1929, The Lone Star Ranger.

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Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1639 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry10 February 1992
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 101 N. Palm Canyon Drive24 January 1998

Alice Day
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Jacqueline Alice Irene Newlin
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Marceline Day by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Groups WAMPAS Baby Stars (1928), Sennett Bathing Beauties. Movie The Melody Man.

Brother Theodore
actor, comedy, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Theodore Gottlieb
Also Known As:
Theodore Gottlieb
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The 'Burbs, The Hobbit (1977).

Hermione Baddeley
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Hermione Youlanda Ruby Clinton-Baddeley
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies A Christmas Carol (1951), Mary Poppins. Animated movies Aristocats, The Secret of NIMH. TV series Maude.

Louise Brooks
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Louise Brooks
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Films made in Germany in the late 1920s.

Otto Preminger
director

Real/Birth Name:
Otto Ludwig Preminger
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Advise and Consent.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6624 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry

Grace Hopper
scientist, military

Real/Birth Name:
Grace Brewster Murray
Also Known As:
Grace Murray Hopper
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 23 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Computer scientist and United States Navy rear admiral. A pioneer in computer programming languages.

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Edna Marion
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Edna Marion Hannam
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50, 10 days before her 51st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group WAMPAS Baby Stars (1926). Movie Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932).

Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
royalty

Real/Birth Name:
Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark
Πριγκίπισσα Μαρίνα της Ελλάδας και Δανί
Also Known As:
Princess Marina
Duchess of Kent
Sister Kay
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

second cousin twice removed of
great great granddaughter of
great niece of
great granddaughter of
niece of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
first cousin twice removed of
granddaughter of
grandmother of
daughter of
granddaughter of
great granddaughter of
second cousin twice removed of
great grandmother of
grandmother of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
grandmother of
grandmother of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
grandmother of
grandmother of
great granddaughter of
second cousin of
great grandmother of
great great granddaughter of
first cousin of
first cousin twice removed of
niece of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
mother of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin of
wife of
Prince George, Duke of Kent, until his earlier death.
Younger than Prince George, Duke of Kent by 3 years.
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin of
mother of
daughter of
first cousin of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
great granddaughter of
mother of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

A nurse during World War II as "Sister Kay".

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Lew Grade
producer

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Winogradsky
Also Known As:
Sir Lew Grade
Lord Lew Grade
Lord Grade
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 11 days before his 92nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Jesus of Mazareth, The Saint, The Muppet Movie.

Oscar Levant
actor, musician, composer, Broadway, writer

Real/Birth Name:
Oscar Levant
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
June Gale, until he died.
Older than June Gale by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies An American in Paris, The Rocketeer.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6728 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry
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