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People Born in the Year 1914 (70 found): Names Only

Jane Wyman

Real/Birth Name:
Sarah Jane Mayfield
Also Known As:
Sarah Jane Fulks
Jane Durell
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
by adoption mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Ronald Reagan by 2 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Night and Day, Johnny Belinda, So Big, Magnificent Obsession, The Yearling. TV series Falcon Crest. Birth date may have been January 5, 1917. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6607 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 1620 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

George Reeves

Real/Birth Name:
George Keefer Brewer
(changed to) George Besolo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
45
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Adventures of Superman in the role of Superman. Movies Gone with the Wind, Superman and the Mole-Men. Shot to death; controversy whether murder or suicide as announced. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6709 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Kay Hughes

Real/Birth Name:
Catherine Mary Rhoads
Gender:
Female
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:

Movie serial Vigilantes are Coming

Phoebe Ephron

Real/Birth Name:
Phoebe Wolkind
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Henry Ephron, until she died.
Younger than Henry Ephron by 2 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Carousel, There's No Business Like Show Business with her husband.

David Wayne

Real/Birth Name:
Wayne James McMeekan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81, 10 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway Mister Roberts in role of Ensign Pulver. Movie (with Marilyn Monroe) How to Marry a Millionaire. First to receive a Tony Award for acting in the play Finian's Rainbow. TV series Dallas, Ellery Queen. Movies Adam's Rib, The Andromeda Strain

John Ireland

Real/Birth Name:
John Benjamin Ireland
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Joanne Dru by 8 years.
half-brother of
Older than Tommy Noonan by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies All the King's Men, Spartacus Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jersey Joe Walcott

Real/Birth Name:
Arnold Raymond Cream
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80, 25 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heavyweight boxer, and referee. International Boxing Hall of Fame. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2010. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1994. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2013.

Mary Carlisle

Real/Birth Name:
Gwendolyn Witter
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
104
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Member of WAMPAS Baby Stars (1932). The last Baby Star to die. Movies College Humor, Double or Nothing (1930), Doctor Rhythm with Bing Crosby. Birthdate unconfirmed. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6679 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Forrest Towns

Real/Birth Name:
Forrest Grady Towns
Nickname(s):
Spec
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

110 meter hurdles athlete. Broke world records 3 times in that event. Coach at University of Georgia. Olympic Gold Medal 1936. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1967. National Track and Field Hall of Fame 1976. University of Georgia Athletic Association Circle of Honor 1997.

Thurl Ravenscroft

Real/Birth Name:
Thurl Arthur Ravenscroft
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Radio in the 1920s and 1930s. Program The Kraft Music Hall. Voice actor. Animated movie How the Grinch Stole Christmas!. Song You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch. Voices on Disneyland rides - a singing head in the Haunted Mansion, "Yo Ho HO" in the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, and many animated features. Sang with group The Mellomen. Voice of Tony the Tiger saying "Grrrreeeat!" in commercials for Kellogg's cereals.

Ernest Tubb

Real/Birth Name:
Ernest Dale Tubb
Nickname(s):
the Texas Troubadour
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Grand Ole Opry. Song Walking the Floor over You. Country Music Hall of Fame 1965. Music City Walk of Fame 2009. Texas Country Music Hall of Fame 1999. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Texas Trail of Fame 2000. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1751 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jimmy Wakely

Real/Birth Name:
James Clarence Wakeley
Nickname(s):
The Singing Cowboy
The Melody Kid
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Beautiful Brown Eyes. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971. Western Music Association Hall of Fame 1991. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1680 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Arthur Kennedy

Real/Birth Name:
John Arthur Kennedy
Nickname(s):
Johnny
Gender:
Male
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:

Broadway play Death of a Salesman, won a Tony Award. Movies Fantastic Voyage, Peyton Place, Devotion, Champion, Lawrence of Arabia Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6681 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 1620 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Pee Wee King

Real/Birth Name:
Julius Frank Anthony Kuczynski
Also Known As:
Frank "Pee Wee" King
Nickname(s):
Pee Wee
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 18 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Grand Ole Opry. In the Gene Autry movie Gold Mine in the Sky. Wrote song Tennessee Waltz with Redd Stewart, chosen by Tennessee in 1965 as the state song - sung by Patti Page. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Country Music Hall of Fame 1974. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1715 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

John Daly

Real/Birth Name:
John Charles Patrick Crogan Daly
Also Known As:
John Charles Daly
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 4 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie The Last Emperor. TV show What's My Line? Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1765 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Robert Alda

Real/Birth Name:
Alphonso Giuseppe Giovanni Roberto D'Abruzzo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie Rhapsody in Blue. Tony Award for Broadway plays Guys and Dolls, What Makes Sammy Run?

Harry Caray

Real/Birth Name:
Harry Christopher Carabina
Nickname(s):
The Mayor of Rush Street
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 11 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Broadcaster for baseball teams St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs, Famed for leading the song Take Me Out to the Ball Game during the seventh inning "stretch". Ford C Frick Award 1989. American Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame 1989. NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 1994. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. National Radio Hall of Fame 1990. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. NSMA Hall of Fame 1988. St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6321 Delmar Boulevard.

Lee Petty

Real/Birth Name:
Lee Arnold Petty
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 22 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

One of the pioneers of NASCAR. International Motorsports Hall of Fame 1990. National Motorsports Press Association Hall of Fame 1969. Talladega Walk of Fame 1999. Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 1996. NASCAR Hall of Fame 2011. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1966. Daytona Beach Stock Car Racing Hall of Fame 1994.

Sammy Baugh

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Adrian Baugh
Nickname(s):
Slingin' Sammy
Gender:
Male
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:

Quarterback, defensive back and punter. Teams Texas Christian University, Washington Redskins. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic Hall of Fame 1999. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1963. Washington Redskins Ring of Fame. Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame. Texas High School Football Hall of Fame 2010. American Football Kicking Hall of Fame 2008. NFL Player of the Year 1947. NFL Player of the Year 1948. Southwest Conference Hall of Fame 2013.

Judith Arlen

Real/Birth Name:
Laurette Rutherford
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Ann Rutherford by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Member of WAMPAS Baby Stars (1934). Movie Kiss and Make-Up

Jay Berwanger

Real/Birth Name:
John Jacob Berwanger
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1935, team University of Chicago, as halfback. The award was then called by another name. The first player dafted in the first NFL draft. Turned down offers to play NFL. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. College Football Hall of Fame 1954. University of Chicago Athletics Hall of Fame 2003. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1951.

Snooky Lanson

Real/Birth Name:
Roy Landman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show Your Hit Parade

Sonny Boy Williamson (original)

Real/Birth Name:
John Lee Williamson
Also Known As:
Sonny Boy Williamso
Nickname(s):
The Father of Modern Blues Harp
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Harmonica blues. Record/song Good Morning, School Girl in 1937 was a hit. His stage name widely copied. Killed after a mugging. See also Sonny Boy Williamson (more famous). Blues Hall of Fame 1980. Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame.

Alec Guinness

Real/Birth Name:
Alec Guinness de Cuffe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of Obi-Wan Kenobe in movie Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope. Movies Doctor Zhivago, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, The Bridge on the River Kwai, The Man in the White Suit. London Avenue of Stars. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1559 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tyrone Power

Real/Birth Name:
Tyrone Edmund Power Jr.
Also Known As:
Tyrone Power Jr.
Tyrone Power III
Nickname(s):
Ty
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
44
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Annabella, until he died.
Younger than Annabella by 6 years.
first cousin of
ex-husband of
Older than Linda Christian by 9 years.
son of
father of
father of
father of
son of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Razor's Edge, Witness for the Prosecution, The Eddy Duchin Story, The Mark of Zorro. Marine pilot in World War II. Died of a heart attack. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6747 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Eve Abbott

Real/Birth Name:
Eve Lynn Abbott
Also Known As:
Eve Wynn
Evie Wynn
Evie Wynn Johnson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Keenan Wynn by 2 years.
ex-wife of
Older than Van Johnson by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Hours after divorcing Keenan Wynn she married Van Johnson - later divorced him also.

Charles McGraw

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Butters
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Often in a role of a policeman or role as a military man. Movie Hang 'Em High. Died after a fall through a glass shower door. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6927 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Sun Ra

Real/Birth Name:
Herman Poole Blount
Also Known As:
Le Sony'r Ra
Nickname(s):
Sonny
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79, 8 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Also a philosopher. Claimed to be from Saturn at one point. DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 1984. Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame 1979. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1987.

Lilli Palmer

Real/Birth Name:
Lilli Marie Peisner
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Rex Harrison by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Body and Soul, The Four Poster. Broadway Play Bell, Book and Candle Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7013 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Curley Williams

Real/Birth Name:
Dock Williams
Gender:
Male
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:

Band Georgia Peach Pickers. Song Half as Much. Atlanta Country Music Hall of Fame 1999.

Estelle Reiner

Real/Birth Name:
Estelle Lebost
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Carl Reiner, until she died.
Older than Carl Reiner by 7 years.
mother of
step-grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie When Harry Met Sally... in which she said, "I?ll have what she?s having.."

Wild Bill Wright

Real/Birth Name:
Burnis Wright
Also Known As:
Bill Wright
Gender:
Male
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:

Negrp Leagues and Mexico. Outfielder. Teams Baltimore Elite Giants, Mexico City Reds. Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame 1982.

E.G. Marshall

Real/Birth Name:
Everett Eugene Grunz
Also Known As:
E. G. Marshall
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Nixon, Interiors, Tora! Tora! Tora!, 12 Angry Men, The Caine Mutiny. TV series The Defenders. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame. National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 1982.

Lester Flatt

Real/Birth Name:
Lester Raymond Flatt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Grand Ole Opry. Songs Foggy Mountain Breakdown, The Ballad of Jed Clampett with Earl Scruggs AKA duo Flatt & Scruggs. Member of the Blue Grass Boys in the mid 1940s. International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame 1991. Country Music Hall of Fame 1985. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 2007 as a member of Flatt & Scruggs.

Billy Eckstine

Real/Birth Name:
William Clarence Eckstein
Nickname(s):
Mr. B.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Prisoner of Love, My Foolish Heart, I Apologize. DownBeat Jazz Hall of Fame 2010. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1985. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6638 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tiny Doll

Real/Birth Name:
Elly Annie Schneider
Also Known As:
Tiny Earles
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger sister of
Younger than Daisy Earles by 7 years.
younger sister of
Younger than Gracie Doll by 15 years.
younger sister of
Younger than Harry Earles by 12 years.

Brief Facts:

3'3" tall. Member of The Munchkins in movie The Wizard of Oz Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6915 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: The Munchkins for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Woody Strode

Real/Birth Name:
Woodrow Wilson Woolwine Strode
Also Known As:
Woodrow Strode
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pro football for team Cleveland Rams. Movies Pork Chop Hill, Tarzan's Deadly Silence, Spartacus in role as the gladiator fighting Kirk Douglas. Santa Clarita Walk of Western Stars 1993. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1992.

Carmen Dragon

Real/Birth Name:
Carmen Dragon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Conductor of the orchestra Glendale Symphony Orchestra. Oscar for the score of movie Cover Girl. Arranger for the Hollywood Bowl orchestra. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6104 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio; ceremony: 9 September 1989.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jeff Corey

Real/Birth Name:
Jeff Corey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 6 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Little Big Man, True Grit, Conan the Destroyer, Petticoat Politics. Blacklisted after testimony before the HUAC and did not work in films or television for 12 years.

Willard Waterman

Real/Birth Name:
Willard Lewis Waterman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Radio show The Great Gildersleeve. Movies Auntie Mame, The Apartment Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1601 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Richard Basehart

Real/Birth Name:
John Richard Basehart
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70, 17 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie The Brothers Karamazov Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6276 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

James Van Allen

Real/Birth Name:
James Alfred Van Allen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 29 days before his 92nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Professor of physics. Discovered radiation belts around Earth, named for him. International Space Hall of Fame.

By Saam

Real/Birth Name:
Byrum Fred Saam Jr.
Gender:
Male
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:

Sportscaster in Philadelphia. Ford C Frick Award 1990. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1982. Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia Hall of Fame 1993. Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2014.

Desmond Llewelyn

Real/Birth Name:
Desmond Wilkinson Llewelyn
Gender:
Male
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:

In role of Q in 17 James Bond films. Died in a car accident - hit head-on by another car.

Clayton Moore

Real/Birth Name:
Jack Carlton Moore
Gender:
Male
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:

Movie serials The Lone Ranger in lead role. Hall of Great Western Performers 1990. Santa Clarita Walk of Western Stars 1984. Texas Trail of Fame 2002. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6914 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 5 June 1987.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Kay Medford

Real/Birth Name:
Margaret O'Regan
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies BUtterfield 8, Funny Girl, A Face in the Crowd. TV show A Search for Tomorrow

Alphonzo Bell Jr.

Real/Birth Name:
Alphonzo Edward Bell Jr.
Also Known As:
Alphonzo E. Bell Jr.
Nickname(s):
Al
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

son of
husband of
Marian McCargo, until her earlier death.
Older than Marian McCargo by 17 years.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Congressman from California 1961-77. Unsuccessful candidate for senator and for mayor of Los Angeles. Died of pneumonia days after his wife died.

Slam Stewart

Real/Birth Name:
Leroy Eliot Stewart
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

String bass.

Jack LaLanne

Real/Birth Name:
Jack François Henri LaLanne
Also Known As:
Jack La Lanne
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Ran fitness centers. Host of TV show The Jack LaLanne Show which showed excercises and discussed health, with his wife Elaine. Known for feats of strength even in old age. California Hall of Fame 2008. National Fitness Hall of Fame 2005. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 26 June 2002.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Baby Ray

Real/Birth Name:
Buford Ray
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:

Offensive tackle for team Green Bay Packers. Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame 1973.

Juanita Moore

Real/Birth Name:
Juanita Moore
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
99
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Imitation of Life, The Singing Nun, The Kid

Martin Gardner

Real/Birth Name:
Martin Gardner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Known for popularizing recreational mathematics and debunking paranormal claims. Column Mathematical Games in magazine Scientific American. Wrote more than 50 books, including The Annotated Alice, The Annotated Wizard of Oz

Bruiser Kinard

Real/Birth Name:
Frank Manning Kinard
Also Known As:
Frank Manning Kinnard Sr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams University of Mississippi, Brooklyn Dodgers/Tigers, New York Yankees. Helms Athletic Foundation Hall of Fame. Ole Miss Athletics Hall of Fame 1986. College Football Hall of Fame 1951. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1961. Orange Bowl Hall of Fame 1969. University of Mississippi Alumni Hall of Fame 1980. Pro Football Hall of Fame 1971.

Jackie Coogan

Real/Birth Name:
John Leslie Coogan Jr.
Also Known As:
Jack Coogan
John L. Coogan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Betty Grable by 2 years.
son of
brother of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Kid (1921), Tom Sawyer (1930), The Joker is Wild. TV series The Addams Family in role of Uncle Fester Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1654 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Dody Goodman

Real/Birth Name:
Dolores Goodman
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Tonight Show, Diff'rent Strokes, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman. Movies Grease, Grease 2, Splash. Musical Wonderful Town

Jonas Salk

Real/Birth Name:
Jonas Edward Salk
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Known for his discovery and development of the first safe and effective polio vaccine. Polio Hall of Fame 1958. California Hall of Fame 2007. Congressional Gold Medal 1955. Michigan Walk of Fame 2007. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1977. Jewish-American Hall of Fame.

Ben Gage

Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Austin Gage
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Esther Williams by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 6". Dubbed for non-singing actors, such as George Montgomery in movie Coney Island

Jonathan Harris

Real/Birth Name:
Jonathan Charasuchin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87, 3 days before his 88th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Lost in Space in role of Dr. Zachary Smith. Voice actor in animated movies Toy Story 2, A Bug's Life

Archie Campbell (Hee Haw)

Real/Birth Name:
Archie James Campbell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Comedy and writing for TV show Hee Haw. Role as a lecherous doctor with Nurse Goodbody. Albums Trouble in the Amen Corner, Bull Session at Bull's Creek

Norman Lloyd

Real/Birth Name:
Norman Nathan Lloyd
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
(may be unreliable data?)
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Dead Poets Society, The Carpenters. TV series St. Elsewhere, Home Fires, The Practice, Seven Days

Alan Caillou

Real/Birth Name:
Alan Lyle-Smythe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Ice Pirates, Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo

Joe DiMaggio

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Paul Dimaggio
Giuseppe Paolo DiMaggio Jr.
Nickname(s):
Joltin' Joe
the Yankee Clipper
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Dom DiMaggio by 2 years.
husband of
ex-husband of
Older than Marilyn Monroe by 11 years.
younger brother of
Younger than Vince DiMaggio by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Team New York Yankees. Outfielder. 56 game hitting streak set a record. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1955. Yankee Stadium Monument Park 1969. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1977. Italian-American National Hall of Fame 1979. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Ray Walston

Real/Birth Name:
Herman Walston
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 30 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Sting, Fast Times at Ridgemont High. TV series My Favorite Martian. Some say born in Laurel, Mississippi. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7070 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 8 December 1995.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Dorothy Lamour

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton
Nickname(s):
Dottie
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Series of movies: Road to Singapore, Road to Rio, Road to Bali etc., with Bob Hope, Bing Crosby. Movies Jungle Princess, The Greatest Show on Earth. A popular pin-up girl in World War II. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6332 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6240 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Buzzie Bavasi

Real/Birth Name:
Emil Joseph Bavasi
Gender:
Male
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:

Brief Facts:

General manager of the teams Brooklyn Dodgers, Los Angeles Dodgers from 1951 to 1968. San Diego Hall of Champions 2007. San Diego Padres Hall of Fame 2001. Breitbard Hall of Fame 2007. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.
A star at 6807 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with team team: Los Angeles Dodgers; ceremony: 20 June 2008.

Larry Parks

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Lawrence Klausman Parks
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie The Jolson Story (1946), Love is Better Than Ever

Richard Widmark

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Weedt Widmark
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
husband of
Jean Hazlewood, until her earlier death.
Older than Jean Hazlewood by 1 year.
husband of
Susan Blanchard, until he died.
Older than Susan Blanchard by 13 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Broadway play Kiss and Tell. Movies Kiss of Death, Judgment at Nuremberg, Yellow Sky, When the Legends Die, Against All Odds, Coma. Hall of Great Western Performers 2002. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6800 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Billy Tipton

Real/Birth Name:
Dorothy Lucille Tipton
Also Known As:
Billy Lee Tipton
Nickname(s):
Tippy
Gender:
Male (changed from) Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74, 23 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Notable for the discovery, after his death, that he was born biologically female. Hid gender from female partners and others, including adopted family.

Bert Parks

Real/Birth Name:
Bertram Jacobson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

MC at Miss America pageant; song There She Is, Miss America

Pat Brady

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Patrick Aloysius O'Brady
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Bassist for group Sons of the Pioneers. Sidekick to Roy Rogers in westerns. 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 band: Sons of the Pioneers for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
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