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People Born in the Year 1908 (74 found): Names Only

Jean MacLeish

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Jean MacLeish
Also Known As:
Jean MacLeish Dern
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age:
64 or 65

Relationships:

niece of
mother of
grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Age 63 at death.

William Hartnell

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Henry Hartnell
Also Known As:
Billy Hartnell
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series:

Bernard Lee

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John Bernard Lee
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73, 6 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandfather of

Brief Facts:

In the role of:in the early James Bond movies:Also movie:

Paul Henreid

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Paul Georg Julius Hernreid Ritter Von Wassel-Waldingau
Also Known As:
Paul von Hernried
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies:Directed TV series: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6366 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 1720 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.

Edward Teller

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Teller Ede
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The Manhattan Project. Developer of the hydrogen bomb.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 2003.
Presidential Citizens Medal 1989.

Ethel Merman

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Ethel Agnes Zimmermann
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 30 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Ernest Borgnine by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

Tony Award winner.
Musical movies:Songs:Married to:for 32 days then filed for divorce, in 1964.
Theater Hall of Fame 1972.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7044 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 1751 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.

Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Sibylle Calma Maria Alice Bathildis Feodora
Also Known As:
Princess Sibylla of Sweden, Duchess of Västerbotten
Duchess in Saxony
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
daughter of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
grand niece of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
great granddaughter of
second cousin twice removed of
grand niece of
grandmother of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
wife of
Younger than Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten by 1 year.
second cousin of
granddaughter of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin of
grand niece of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
grand niece of
grandmother of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
great granddaughter of
first cousin once removed of
grandmother of
grand niece of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Descended from:

Ish Kabibble

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Merwyn Alton Bogue
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Funny trumpeter in the band:in the 1930s and 40s.
Song:("I Should Worry" in Yiddish.)

Gene Sheldon

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Eugene Hume
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Banjo player.
TV series:and movie:role as:in both and in sequels.

George Pal

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
György Pál Marczincsák
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1720 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.

Peg Entwistle

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Millicent Lillian Entwistle
Nickname(s):
The Hollywood Sign Girl
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
24
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Robert Keith by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

In Broadway plays:Committed suicide by jumping off the letter H of the HOLLYWOOD sign, which then read "Hollywoodland." Her body was found two days later.

Buster Crabbe

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clarence Linden Crabbe
Also Known As:
Larry "Buster" Crabbe
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Champion swimmer.
Played role of:in movie:and roles as:in multiple movies.
International Swimming Hall of Fame 1965.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Red Barber

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Walter Lanier Barber
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:

Called baseball games for teams:Considered the definer of radio game commentary style.
Ford C Frick Award 1978.
Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame.
National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Hall of Fame 1973.
American Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame 1984.
Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1979.
National Radio Hall of Fame 1995.
NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 1989.
National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 1977.
DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1986.

John Mills

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lewis Ernest Watts
Also Known As:
Sir John Mills
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
97
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies:Many military roles in films. CBE in 1960. Knighted in 1976.
London Avenue of Stars.

Billie Bird

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Berniece Bird
Also Known As:
Billie Bird Sellen
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series:Movies:Lots of uncredited small roles.

Rex Harrison

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Reginald Carey Harrison
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Kay Kendall, until her earlier death.
Older than Kay Kendall by 18 years.
ex-husband of
Older than Lilli Palmer by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie and Broadway musical:Broadway play:Theater Hall of Fame 1979.
London Avenue of Stars.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6904 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 6390 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Michael Redgrave

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michael Scudamore Redgrave
Also Known As:
Sir Michael Redgrave
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 1 day after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandfather of
father of
grandfather of
grandfather of
father of
grandfather of
grandfather of
husband of
Rachel Kempson, until he died.
Older than Rachel Kempson by 2 years.
son of
father of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Appointed OBE 1952. Knighted in 1959.
Movies:Theater Hall of Fame 1986.

Jack Mara

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
John V. Mara
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

uncle of
uncle of
great uncle of
great uncle of
son of
father of
older brother of
Older than Wellington Mara by 8 years.

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Co-owner of team:Team president for 24 years.
New York Giants Ring of Honor 2010.

Betty MacDonald

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Anne Elizabeth Campbell Bard
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Book:Movie:adapted from it, also the TV series:Also wrote children's book series:

Buddy Ebsen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Christian Rudolf Ebsen Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series:Was scheduled to be the Tinman in the movie:but was allergic to the paint.
DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1996.
Anaheim / OC Walk of Stars:
A star for Show Business fame.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1765 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
St. Louis Walk of Fame:
A star at 6303 Delmar Boulevard.

Bette Davis

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Ruth Elizabeth Davis
Nickname(s):
The First Lady of Film
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies:Kennedy Center Honors 1987.
Anaheim / OC Walk of Stars:
A star for Show Business fame.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6225 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 6335 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Ernie Lombardi

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ernesto Natali Lombardi
Nickname(s):
Schnozz
Lumbago
Bocci
The Cyrano of the Iron Mask
Lom
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Catcher.
Teams:Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1982.
Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame 1958.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1986.
National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Percy Faith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Percy Faith
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs:Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2011.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1501 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.

Bob Nolan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Clarence Nobles
Also Known As:
Robert Clarence Nolan
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Co-founding member of:Songs:Hall of Great Western Performers 1995.
Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame 2005.
Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971.
Western Music Association Hall of Fame 1994.
Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame 1993.
Country Music Hall of Fame 1980 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
Texas Trail of Fame 2001 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2005 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
Western Music Association Hall of Fame 1989 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6845 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of Sons of the Pioneers for contributions to the recording industry.

Lionel Hampton

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lionel Leo Hampton
Nickname(s):
The Gates of Swing
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Drums and vibraphone.
Song:Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1986.
DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 1987.
Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame 1992.
Kennedy Center Honors 1992.
Kentucky Music Hall of Fame 2006.
National Medal of Arts 1996.
National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2001.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 14 June 1982.

Edward R. Murrow

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Egbert Roscoe Murrow
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Made an honorary Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE) by Queen Elizabeth II on March 5, 1965.
TV shows:Television Academy Hall of Fame 1992.
Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame 1992.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1964.
National Radio Hall of Fame 1988.
Television Hall of Fame 1984.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6263 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.

Eve Arden

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Eunice Mary Quedens
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Radio and TV show:Movies:In Broadway revue:National Radio Hall of Fame 1995.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6329 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
A star at 6714 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

James Stewart

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Maitland Stewart
Also Known As:
Jimmy Stewart
Nickname(s):
Jimmy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies:in role as:Movies:Served in the Army Air Corps during World War II.
Hall of Great Western Performers 1972.
Kennedy Center Honors 1983.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1985.
TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1998.
Santa Clarita Walk of Western Stars 2010.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1708 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.

Ian Fleming

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ian Lancaster Fleming
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Naval intelligence officer in World War II who wrote espionage novels made into movies:These all had the central character/role James Bond.
Other stories added later written or co-written by others.

Mel Blanc

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Melvin Jerome Blank
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

His epitaph reads "That's All Folks!".
DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 1987.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6385 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.

Don Ameche

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Dominic Felix Amici
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

brother of

Brief Facts:

Movie:National Radio Hall of Fame 1992.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6313 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
A star at 6101 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Texas Ruby

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Ruby Agnes Owens
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Curly Fox, until she died.
Older than Curly Fox by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Grand Ole Opry.
Songs:Died in a house fire in her mobile home when she fell asleep while smoking.

Robert Cummings

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Clarence Robert Orville Cummings
Also Known As:
Bob Cummings
Blake Stanhope
Nickname(s):
Bob
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series:Movie:Missouri Walk of Fame 2008.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6816 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 1718 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.

Marina Semyonova

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Marina Timofeyevna Semyonova
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
101, 3 days before her 102nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Name pronounced Sem-YOH-no-vah. Famed ballerina in the 1920s and 1930s USSR at the Bolshoi Theatre. Died 3 days short of 102nd birthday.

Bud Collyer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Clayton Johnson Heermance Jr.
Also Known As:
Clayton "Bud" Collyer
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than June Collyer by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Played role of:on the 1940s radio show:Game show host on TV show: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6150 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.

Bill Kennedy

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Willard Kennedy
Also Known As:
William Kennedy
Drew Kennedy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies:Announcer for TV series:

Alvino Rey

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Alvin Henry McBurney
Nickname(s):
Father of the pedal steel guitar
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Luise King, until her earlier death.
Older than Luise King by 5 years.
uncle of

Brief Facts:

Swing music, big band leader, pedal steel guitarist.
Steel Guitar Hall of Fame 1978.

Thurgood Marshall

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thoroughgood Marshall
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Shortened his name in the second grade. Argued the famous case Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka before the Supreme Court. First African-American justice of the Supreme Court.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1993 postumously.
Liberty Medal 1992.
International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2004.

M.F.K. Fisher

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Mary Frances Kennedy
Also Known As:
M. F. K. Fisher
Mary Frances Kennedy Fisher
Mary Fisher
Victoria Berne
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 11 days before her 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Dillwyn Parrish, until his earlier death.
Younger than Dillwyn Parrish by 13 years.

Brief Facts:

Many cookbooks and travel books.

Louis Jordan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Louis Thomas Jordan
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1987.
Blues Hall of Fame 1983.
Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1998.
Arkansas Entertainers Hall of Fame 1998.

Nelson Rockefeller

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller
Also Known As:
Nelson A. Rockefeller
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than David Rockefeller by 6 years.
uncle of
grandson of
younger brother of
Younger than John D. Rockefeller III by 2 years.
son of
older brother of
Older than Laurance Rockefeller by 1 year.
older brother of
Older than Winthrop Rockefeller by 3 years.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Governor of New York, 1959-1973. Vice president under Ford.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1977.

Milton Berle

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Mendel Berlinger
(other sources:) Milton Berlinger
Nickname(s):
Uncle Miltie
Mr. Television
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

California Hall of Fame 2007.
Television Academy Hall of Fame 1992.
Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame 1992.
Television Hall of Fame 1984.
NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 1988.
National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 1981.
Jewish-American Hall of Fame.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6771 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
A star at 6263 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Tim Spencer

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Vernon Harold Timothy Spencer
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Co-founder and member of:Hall of Great Western Performers 1995.
Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971.
Western Music Association Hall of Fame 1994.
Country Music Hall of Fame 1980 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
Texas Trail of Fame 2001 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2005 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
Western Music Association Hall of Fame 1989 as a member of Sons of the Pioneers.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6845 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of Sons of the Pioneers for contributions to the recording industry.

Lupe Vélez

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
María Guadalupe Villalobos Vélez
Also Known As:
Lupe Velez
Nickname(s):
The Mexican Spitfire
The Hot Pepper
Whoopee Lupe
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
36
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Johnny Weissmuller by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies:Broadway play:Committed suicide by drug overdose.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6927 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.

Harold Peary

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harrold Jese Pereira de Faria
Also Known As:
Hal Peary
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie:Radio show:famed for his unusual giggle.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 1639 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
A star at 1719 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.

Jack Gilford

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Jacob Gellman
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musical movies:Movies:Theater Hall of Fame.

Gene Raymond

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Raymond Guion
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Jeanette MacDonald, until her earlier death.
Younger than Jeanette MacDonald by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies:Some musicals.
Many dramatic roles on television.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 7001 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 1708 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.

Lyndon Johnson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lyndon Baines Johnson
Also Known As:
Lyndon B. Johnson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Lady Bird Johnson, until he died.
Older than Lady Bird Johnson by 4 years.
father of
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

36th President of the US. Vice President under Kennedy, assumed office on Kennedy's death. Senator from Texas 1948 to 1960. Vice President under Kennedy from 1960 until the assassination in 1963. Signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Righs Act. His major program was known as "The Great Society".
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1980.
International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2004.
International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2005.
Texas Trail of Fame 2012.

Fred MacMurray

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Martin MacMurray
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6421 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.

William Saroyan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Saroyan
Also Known As:
Sirak Goryan
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Carol Grace by 16 years.
cousin of

Brief Facts:

Play:won a Pulitzer Prize.

Michael DeBakey

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Michel Dabaghi
Also Known As:
Michael Ellis DeBakey
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
99
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Innovator of heart surgery procedures. Invented the "roller pump." Lebanese immigrant parents, changed name to Anglicize it. National Medal of Science.
Presidential Medal of Freedom 1969.
Health Care Hall of Fame 1996.
Congressional Gold Medal 2007.

Raymond Scott

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Harry Warnow
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wrote song:which was used in many cartoons.
Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1994.

Mae Questel

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Mae Kwestel
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Voice role as:Movie:

Penny Singleton

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Mariana Dorothy Agnes Letitia McNulty
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In role of:in a series of movies including:based on the comic strip:by Chic Young.
See also:Voice role of:in the cartoon series: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6547 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 6811 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.

Edward Rutledge Hawn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Edward Rutledge Hawn
Also Known As:
Rut Hawn
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23

Relationships:

father of
grandfather of
grandfather of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Violinist, also saxophone and clarinet.
Conducted orchestra for:radio and television broadcasts.

Carole Lombard

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Jane Alice Peters
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
33
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Clark Gable, until she died.
Younger than Clark Gable by 7 years.
ex-wife of
Younger than William Powell by 16 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie:(1936.) Died in a plane crash.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6930 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.

Jim Folsom

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
James Elisha Folsom
Also Known As:
Big Jim Folsom
James Elisha Folsom Sr.
Nickname(s):
Big Jim
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

uncle of

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 8". Governor of Alabama twice, 1947-1951 and 1955-1959.

Stuart Hamblen

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Carl Stuart Hamblen
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs:Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970.
Western Music Association Hall of Fame 1999.
Santa Clarita Walk of Western Stars 2013.
GMA Gospel Music Hall of Fame 1994.

Patsy Montana

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Ruby Rose Blevins
Also Known As:
Rubye Rose Blevins
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song:first country recording by a female to pass 1 million records sold.
Movie:National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame 1987.
Country Music Hall of Fame 1996.
Western Music Association Hall of Fame 1989.
Arkansas Entertainers Hall of Fame 1996.

Bronko Nagurski

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Bronislau Nagurski
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fullback and defensive tackle.
Teams:Also a champion professional wrestler.
College Football Hall of Fame 1951.
Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963.

Bobby Dodd

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Robert Lee Dodd
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandfather of

Brief Facts:

Quarterback for team:Head coach and athletic director for team:College Football Hall of Fame 1959. First as a player.
College Football Hall of Fame 1993 as a coach.
Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 1966.
Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1965.
Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1976.
TaxSlayer Gator Bowl Hall of Fame 1989.
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Hall of Fame 2002.
Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame 1967.
Atlanta Sports Hall of Fame.

Joe McCarthy (senator)

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Raymond McCarthy
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin from 1947 until his death in 1957. Accused many people of being Communists.

Burgess Meredith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Oliver Burgess Meredith
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Paulette Goddard by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Theater Hall of Fame.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6904 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 5 November 1987.

Imogene Coca

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Emogeane Coca
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show:Broadway play:Broadway musical revue:Movies:Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6256 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Lefty Gomez

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Vernon Louis Gomez
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher for team:from 1930 to 1942. Noted for his wit and his fastball.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1972.
Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1981.
Yankee Stadium Monument Park 1987.

Baby Face Nelson

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lester Joseph Gillis
Also Known As:
"George Nelson"
Nickname(s):
Baby Face
Public Enemy Number One
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
25, 9 days before his 26th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Famed criminal, gangster, and bank robber during the Great Depression. Called "Public Enemy Number One" after John Dillinger had been killed. Killed in a fight with FBI.

Diana Streisand Kind

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Diana Ida Rosen
Also Known As:
Diana Kind
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
wife of
Emanuel Streisand, until his earlier death.
Younger than Emanuel Streisand by 0 or 1 years.
grandmother of
wife of
mother of

Descendants:

Van Heflin

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Emmett Evan Heflin Jr.
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Frances Heflin by 11 years.
uncle of

Brief Facts:

Movies:Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1964.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6311 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 6125 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.

Laurence Naismith

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lawrence Johnson
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie:

Morey Amsterdam

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Moritz Amsterdam
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6850 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.

Dennis Morgan

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Stanley Morner
Also Known As:
Richard Stanley
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies:

Helen Twelvetrees

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Helen Marie Jurgens
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Used her first husband's last name.
Movies:Overdose on prescription drugs, pronounced as suicide by the coroner.
Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6263 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.

Quintin Crisp

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Denis Charles Pratt
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90, 34 days before his 91st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Model for art classes for 30 years.
Book:

Lew Ayres

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Lewis Frederick Ayre III
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Ginger Rogers by 2 years.
ex-husband of

Brief Facts:

Title role in radio show:Many movies on the same character.
Movies:Often played role of: Hollywood Walk of Fame:
A star at 6385 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
A star at 1724 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
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