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210 Persons in the Theater Hall of Fame:

About:
Also known as: The American Theater Hall of Fame
Location:
In the Gershwin Theater:
222 West 51st Street
Manhattan (NYC), NY 10019
Web Site:
Years Active:
1971 to present

Agnes de Mille

Real/Birth Name:
Agnes George de Mille
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 18 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Musical movie Oklahoma!. Kennedy Center Honors 1980. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 1987. National Medal of Arts 1986. Theater Hall of Fame.

Al Jolson

Real/Birth Name:
Asa Yoelson
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:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Ruby Keeler by 24 years.

Brief Facts:

An early movie with sound: The Jazz Singer. Songs My Mammy, My Buddy, When the Red, Red Robin (Comes Bob, Bob, Bobbin' Along). Theater Hall of Fame 2000. National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 1985. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6622 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 1716 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
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A star at 6750 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 128 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 4 October 2000.

Al Pacino

Real/Birth Name:
Alfredo James Pacino
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Insider, Carlito's Way, The Godfather, The Godfather: Part II, The Godfather: Part III, Dog Day Afternoon, Serpico, Scarface, Scent of a Woman, The Recruit, Ocean's Thirteen, Righteous Kill. TV miniseries Angels in America. Theatre in New York, with Obie and Tony Awards. National Medal of Arts 2011. Theater Hall of Fame 2000. Kennedy Center Honors 2016. Cecil B DeMille Award 2001.

Alfred Drake

Real/Birth Name:
Alfred Capurro
(or:) Alfredo Capurro
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Broadway musical (1943) Oklahoma! in role of Curly. Theater Hall of Fame 1981.

Alfred Lunt

Real/Birth Name:
Alfred Davis Lunt Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 9 days before his 85th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Lynn Fontanne, until he died.
Younger than Lynn Fontanne by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Received two Tony Awards. Broadway plays, often with his wife The Visit, Ondine, Quadrille, Design for Living, The Taming of the Shrew, Idiot's Delight. Movie The Guardman. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1964. Theater Hall of Fame.

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Real/Birth Name:
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Also Known As:
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Composer of musicals Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Cats, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Phantom of the Opera, Starlight Express, Evita. Songs Memories, The Music of the Night, I Don't Know How to Love Him, Don't Cry for Me Argentina. Knighted 1992 and made a life peer as Baron Lloyd-Webber, of Sydmonton. Theater Hall of Fame 2009. Kennedy Center Honors 2006. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1995. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6233 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 26 February 1993.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Angela Lansbury

Real/Birth Name:
Angela Brigid Lansbury
Also Known As:
Dame Angela Lansbury
Nickname(s):
First Lady of Musical Theatre
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Bruce Lansbury by 4 years.
aunt of
older sister of
Older than Edgar Lansbury by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Gaslight, Blue Hawaii, Bedknobs and Broomsticks, The Manchurian Candidate, National Velvet, The Picture of Dorian Gray. TV show Murder, She Wrote. Musical Sweeney Todd. Became a US citizen in 1951. DBE 2014. Television Academy Hall of Fame 2003. Kennedy Center Honors 2000. Theater Hall of Fame 1982. National Medal of Arts 1997. Television Hall of Fame 1996. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6623 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6259 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Anne Bancroft

Real/Birth Name:
Anna Maria Louise Italiano
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:

mother of
wife of
Mel Brooks, until she died.
Younger than Mel Brooks by 5 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Agnes of God, The Miracle Worker, The Graduate in role of Mrs. Robinson. Two Tony Awards. Theater Hall of Fame 1991. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6368 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Arthur Miller

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Asher Miller
Gender:
Male

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Playwright. Plays and movies The Crucible, Death of a Salesman. Kennedy Center Honors 1984. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. National Medal of Arts 1993. Jewish-American Hall of Fame.

Barbra Streisand

Real/Birth Name:
Barbara Joan Streisand
Nickname(s):
Babs
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

daughter of
ex-wife of
Younger than Elliott Gould by 3 years.
daughter of
wife of
Younger than James Brolin by 1 year.
mother of
half-sister of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Hello, Dolly!, Yentl, A Star Is Born (1976). Broadway Funny Girl. Song People. Theater Hall of Fame. Long Island Music Hall of Fame. Kennedy Center Honors 2008. California Hall of Fame 2010. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2009. National Medal of Arts 2000. French Legion of Honor. Jewish-American Hall of Fame. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2015. Cecil B DeMille Award 2000. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6925 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 17 December 1976.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Beatrice Lillie

Real/Birth Name:
Constance Sylvia Munston
(other sources:)Beatrice Gladys Lillie
Also Known As:
Beatrice Gladys Lillie
Lady Peel
Nickname(s):
Bea
Queen Bea
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:

Brief Facts:

Confusing sources on real name! Signature song Mad Dogs and Englishmen. Broadway plays Auntie Mame. Movie musical Thoroughly Modern Millie. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6404 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Bernadette Peters

Real/Birth Name:
Bernadette Lazzara
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway Tony Award: Best Leading Actress in a Musical for Annie Get Your Gun and Tony Award for Broadway musical Song and Dance. Also musicals Gypsy, Into the Woods. Movies The Jerk, Annie, Into the Woods, Silent Movie. Husband died September 2005 in a helicopter crash. Theater Hall of Fame 1995. Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame 2002. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6706 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 23 April 1987.
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Bert Lahr

Real/Birth Name:
Irving Lahrheim
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of the Cowardly Lion in the movie The Wizard of Oz. Theater Hall of Fame.

Bert Williams

Real/Birth Name:
Egbert Austin Williams
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Vaudeville actor. One of the first African-American actors in a film - in blackface (rather than a white actor in blackface), the movie Darktown Jubilee. Theater Hall of Fame.

Bertolt Brecht

Real/Birth Name:
Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wrote play (musical, with Kurt Weill) The Threepenny Opera. Theater Hall of Fame.

Betty Comden

Real/Birth Name:
Basya Cohen
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Incorrectly reported as Elizabeth Cohen birth name. Worked with composer
Adolph Green
. Winner of multiple Tony Awards, including musical play Hallelujah, Baby!. Kennedy Center Honors 1991. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1980. Theater Hall of Fame.

Billie Burke

Real/Birth Name:
Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Florenz Ziegfeld, until his earlier death.
Younger than Florenz Ziegfeld by 17 years.

Brief Facts:

Silent movies. Role of Good Witch of the North in the movie The Wizard of Oz. Movies And Baby Makes Three, Father of the Bride (1950). Broadway revue Ziegfeld Follies of 1936. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6617 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Billy Rose

Real/Birth Name:
William Samuel Rosenberg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Fanny Brice by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Height 4' 11". Movies Devil's Advocate, A League of Their Own, The English Patient. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame. As a pioneer and contributor, International Swimming Hall of Fame 1995.

Blythe Danner

Real/Birth Name:
Blythe Katherine Danner
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandmother of
wife of
Bruce Paltrow, until his death.
Older than Bruce Paltrow by less than 1 year.
mother of
grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie Brighton Beach Memoirs. Theater Hall of Fame 2014.

Bob Fosse

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Louis Fosse
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:

Relationships:

husband of
Gwen Verdon, until he died.
Younger than Gwen Verdon by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Musical play Chicago as choreographer. Eight Tony Awards for choreographer, another for directing. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 2007. Theater Hall of Fame 1979.

Brian Dennehy

Real/Birth Name:
Brian Manion Dennehy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Presumed Innocent, Assault on Precinct 13, Cocoon, Cocoon: The Return. TV series Dynasty. Broadway plays Death of a Salesman, Long Day's Journey into Night. Theater Hall of Fame 2010.

Burgess Meredith

Real/Birth Name:
Oliver Burgess Meredith
Gender:
Male
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.
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Burton Lane

Real/Birth Name:
Burton Levy
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Broadway and movie and song On a Clear Day You Can See Forever. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1972. Theater Hall of Fame.

Carol Channing

Real/Birth Name:
Carol Elaine Channing
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
97
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Addams Family. Movie Thoroughly Modern Millie. Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in 1985. Broadway musicals Hello, Dolly!, Show Girl, The Vamp. Theater Hall of Fame 1981. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6233 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 369 N. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 2 October 2010.

Celeste Holm

Real/Birth Name:
Celeste Holm
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies All About Eve, Gentleman's Agreement, High Society. TV series Touched by an Angel, Falcon Crest. Broadway musical Oklahoma!. Theater Hall of Fame 1992. National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 2007. Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame 1995. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1500 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6821 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Charles Laughton

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Laughton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Elsa Lanchester, until he died.
Older than Elsa Lanchester by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Spartacus, Witness for the Prosecution, The Canterville Ghost. Theater Hall of Fame. London Avenue of Stars. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Cherry Jones

Real/Birth Name:
Cherry Jones
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
62, 19 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Older than Sophie Huber by 14 or 15 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Signs, The Village, The Perfect Storm, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Erin Brockovich, The Horse Whisperer. TV series Awake, 24. Broadway plays The Heiress, Doubt winning Tony AwardsTheater Hall of Fame 2013.

Chita Rivera

Real/Birth Name:
Delores Conchita Figueroa del Rivero
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won Tony Award for role of Aurora in the play Kiss of the Spider Woman on Broadway. Movie musical Sweet Charity. Kennedy Center Honors 2002. Theater Hall of Fame 1991. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2009.

Christopher Plummer

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88, 3 days before his 89th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
ex-husband of
Older than Tammy Grimes by 4 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Musical movie The Sound of Music. Tony Award for Broadway plays Cyrano, Barrymore. Plays Home Is the Hero, Inherit the Wind, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. Canada's Walk of Fame 1998. Theater Hall of Fame 1986. Movie The Insider

Clifton Webb

Real/Birth Name:
Webb Parmalee Hollenbeck
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 29 days before his 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Razor's Edge, Cheaper by the Dozen, Three Coins in the Fountain, Boy on a Dolphin. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6850 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Cole Porter

Real/Birth Name:
Cole Albert Porter
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musical movies Anything Goes, Kiss Me Kate. Album Bing Crosby Sings Cole Porter Songs. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
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Cy Coleman

Real/Birth Name:
Seymour Kaufman
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Jazz pianist. Composed songs for Frank Sinatra: The Best is Yet to Come, Witchraft, Big Spender. Musical Sweet Charity. Won three Tony Awards, plus several Grammys and Emmys. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1981. Theater Hall of Fame 1991.

Dana Ivey

Real/Birth Name:
Dana Robins Ivey
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, The Addams Family, Addams Family Values, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde, The Help, The Color Purple. Broadway plays Sex and Longing, Sunday in the Park with George. Theater Hall of Fame 2007.

Danny Kaye

Real/Birth Name:
David Daniel Kaminsky (or Kaminski)
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Silvia Fine, until he died.
Older than Silvia Fine by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Movies White Christmas, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. Kennedy Center Honors 1984. Theater Hall of Fame 1984. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1987. French Legion of Honor. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6563 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6125 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
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A star at 6101 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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David Merrick

Real/Birth Name:
David Margulies
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Broadway producer. Theater Hall of Fame. St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6677 Delmar Boulevard.

E.Y. Harburg

Real/Birth Name:
Isadore Hochburg
Also Known As:
Edgar Yip Harburg
E.Y. Harburg
Nickname(s):
Yip
Yipsel
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84, 34 days before his 85th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Somewhere Over the Rainbow, used in movie The Wizard of Oz. Song Brother Can You Spare a Dime. Died in a car accident in Los Angeles. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971. Theater Hall of Fame.

Ed Wynn

Real/Birth Name:
Isaiah Edwin Leopold
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Cinderfella, Mary Poppins. Song I Love to Laugh. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1541 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6333 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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A star at 6426 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Eddie Cantor

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Israel Iskowitz
Nickname(s):
Banjo Eyes
Gender:
Male
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:

Helped found March of Dimes. Theater Hall of Fame. National Radio Hall of Fame 2000. National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 1978. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6648 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6765 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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A star at 1770 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
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Edward Albee

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Franklin Albee III
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:

Broadway plays The Zoo Story, The Sandbox, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? winning a Tony Award for the latter. Tony Award nominations for plays Tiny Alice, Seascape, The Ballad of the Sad Cafe, A Delicate Balance. Won three Pulitzer Prizes. Theater Hall of Fame 1985. Kennedy Center Honors 1996. National Medal of Arts 1996.

Eileen Atkins

Real/Birth Name:
Eileen June Atkins
Also Known As:
Dame Eileen Atkins
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1990, and Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in 2001. Co-creator of TV show Upstairs, Downstairs. Movies Equus, Gosford Park, Robin Hood. Theater Hall of Fame 1998.

Elaine Stritch

Real/Birth Name:
Elaine Stritch
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series 30 Rock. Broadway plays Bus Stop, Company. Theater Hall of Fame 1995. Movie Out to Sea

Eli Wallach

Real/Birth Name:
Eli Herschel Wallach
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
98
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Anne Jackson, until he died.
Older than Anne Jackson by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Godfather: Part III, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Baby Doll, The Magnificent Seven, The Misfits, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, The Godfather: Part II. Broadway play The Rose Tattoo winning a Tony Award. Theater Hall of Fame. Play The Diary of Anne Frank

Elia Kazan

Real/Birth Name:
Elia Kazanjoglou
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94, 21 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Kennedy Center Honors 1983. Theater Hall of Fame 1983. New Rochelle Walk of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6800 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Elizabeth Wilson

Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Welter Wilson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94, 35 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies 9 to 5, The Graduate, The Birds, The Addams Family, The Incredible Shrinking Woman, The Happy Hooker, Catch-22. TV series Another World, Morningstar / Eveningstar. Broadway play Picnic. Theater Hall of Fame 2006.

Ellen Burstyn

Real/Birth Name:
Edna Rae Gillooley
Also Known As:
Ellen McRae
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
86, 3 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Interstellar, Playing by Heart, The Last Picture Show, The Exorcist, The Wicker Man, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood. TV series The Jackie Gleason Show, The Book of Daniel. Tony Award for Broadway play Same Time, Next Year. Michigan Women's Hall of Fame 1997. Theater Hall of Fame 2013.

Elsie Janis

Real/Birth Name:
Elsie Bierbower
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66, 19 days before her 67th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

(middle name Jane or Janis?) Wrote plays. Popular in and after World War I. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6770 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Estelle Parsons

Real/Birth Name:
Estelle Margaret Parsons
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
91, 20 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show Roseanne. Movies Bonnie and Clyde, Rachel, Rachel, Don't Drink the Water, Watermelon Man. Theater Hall of Fame 2004.

Ethel Barrymore

Real/Birth Name:
Ethel Mae Blythe
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great aunt of
older sister of
Older than John Barrymore by 2 years.
great aunt of
aunt of
younger sister of
Younger than Lionel Barrymore by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Movie None But the Lonely Heart. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7001 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Ethel Merman

Real/Birth Name:
Ethel Agnes Zimmermann
Gender:
Female
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 Girl Crazy, Anything Goes, Alexander's Ragtime Band. Songs I Got Rhythm, Everything's Coming Up Roses, I Get a Kick Out of You, It's De-Lovely, You're the Top, Anything Goes, There's No Business Like Show Business. Married to Ernest Borgnine 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.
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A star at 1751 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Eubie Blake

Real/Birth Name:
James Hubert Blake
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pianist. Revue Shuffle Along. Songs I'm Just Wild About Harry, Love Will Find a Way. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1983. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1981. Theater Hall of Fame 1995.

F. Murray Abraham

Real/Birth Name:
Fahrid Murray Abraham
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Grand Budapest Hotel, Finding Forrester, Amadeus, Scarface, All the President's Men, The Name of the Rose, Star Trek: Insurrection, Baby Face Nelson. Theater Hall of Fame 2014.

Fanny Brice

Real/Birth Name:
Fania Borach
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Billy Rose by 7 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Played role of Baby Snooks on NBC radio. Subject of musical Funny Girl. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6415 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 1500 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
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Florence Eldridge

Real/Birth Name:
Florence McKechnie
Gender:
Female

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Movies Inherit the Wind, Les MisÚrables. Theater Hall of Fame.

Florenz Ziegfeld

Real/Birth Name:
Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.
Also Known As:
Flo Ziegfeld
Florence Ziegfeld
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Billie Burke, until he died.
Older than Billie Burke by 17 years.

Brief Facts:

Spectacular theatrical revues, musical plays The Follies of 1907, Show Boat, Ziegfeld Follies of 1927, etc.. Theater Hall of Fame.

Frank Langella

Real/Birth Name:
Frank A. Langella Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
80, 22 days before his 81st birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Box, Captain Fantastic, Noah, Cutthroat Island, Frost/Nixon, Superman Returns, Dracula, Masters of the Universe. Broadway play A Man for All Seasons. Theater Hall of Fame 2002.

Fred Astaire

Real/Birth Name:
Frederick Austerlitz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Many dance movies - often with Ginger Rogers. Movie The Towering Inferno. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 1987. Television Academy Hall of Fame 1997. Kennedy Center Honors 1978. Theater Hall of Fame 1972. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1968. Television Hall of Fame 1989. Cecil B DeMille Award 1961. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6756 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Fred Ebb

Real/Birth Name:
Fred Ebb
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:

Lyricist of musicals with John Kander. Musicals Cabaret, Chicago, Kiss of the Spider Woman. Movie Funny Lady. Song New York, New York. Kennedy Center Honors 1998. Theater Hall of Fame 1991. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1983.

Frederick Loewe

Real/Birth Name:
Friedrich L÷we
Nickname(s):
Fritz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musicals Camelot, My Fair Lady, Paint Your Wagon. Kennedy Center Honors 1985. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1972. Theater Hall of Fame. Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 123 N. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 13 January 1995.

Fritz Weaver

Real/Birth Name:
Fritz William Weaver
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway plays Child's Play, The Chalk Garden. Movies To Trap a Spy, Marathon Man, Black Sunday, The Thomas Crown Affair. Theater Hall of Fame 2010.

Gene Kelly

Real/Birth Name:
Eugene Curran Kelly
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Betsy Blair by 11 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Hello, Dolly!, An American in Paris, Singin' in the Rain. Kennedy Center Honors 1982. Theater Hall of Fame 1992. National Medal of Arts 1994. Irish American Hall of Fame 2015. Cecil B DeMille Award 1981. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6153 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

George Arliss

Real/Birth Name:
George Augustus Andrews
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Movie Disraeli won an Academy Award. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6648-1/2 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

George Balanchine

Real/Birth Name:
Giorgi Melitonovich Balanchivadze
Also Known As:
Георгий Мелитонович Баланчивадзе
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Maria Tallchief by 21 years.

Brief Facts:

Georgian father. Co-founder and balletmaster of New York City Ballet. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 1987. Kennedy Center Honors 1978. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1983. Theater Hall of Fame.

George C. Scott

Real/Birth Name:
George Campbell Scott
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71, 26 days before his 72nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Patton. Theater Hall of Fame 1986.

George Gershwin

Real/Birth Name:
Jacob Gershovitz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
38
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than Ira Gershwin by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Composed Rhapsody in Blue, Porgy and Bess. Broadway musical and move incorporating some of his music Funny Face. Duo George & Ira Gershwin. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Long Island Music Hall of Fame 2006. Theater Hall of Fame. Congressional Gold Medal 1985. Jewish-American Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7083 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: George & Ira Gershwin for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 5 June 1998.
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A star at 7083 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: George & Ira Gershwin for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 5 June 1998.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

George M. Cohan

Real/Birth Name:
George Michael Cohan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wrote songs Give My Regards to Broadway, Over There, You're a Grand Old Flag. Considered the father of American musical comedy. His first big Broadway hit in 1904 was the show Little Johnny Jones. Added to the Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Long Island Music Hall of Fame. Theater Hall of Fame. Rhode Island Heritage Hall of Fame 1965. Irish American Hall of Fame 2012. Congressional Gold Medal 1936. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6734 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Geraldine Fitzgerald

Real/Birth Name:
Geraldine Mary Fitzgerald
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Poltergeist II: The Other Side, Arthur, The Pawnbroker, Dark Victory, Wuthering Heights. Theater Hall of Fame 1986. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6353 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Geraldine Page

Real/Birth Name:
Geraldine Sue Page
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
wife of
Rip Torn, until she died.
Older than Rip Torn by 6 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Hondo, The Trip to Bountiful, The Pope of Greenwich Village, Pete 'n' Tillie. Several Oscar nominations. Theater Hall of Fame 1983.

Gertrude Lawrence

Real/Birth Name:
Gertrud Alexandra Dagmar Lawrence-Klasen
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Theater Hall of Fame.

Glenn Close

Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Close
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The World According to Garp, The Big Chill, The Natural, The Lion in Winter, Fatal Attraction, Dangerous Liaisons, Albert Nobbs, Jagged Edge, Hamlet, Reversal of Fortune, 101 Dalmatians, Paradise Road, Air Force One, Cookie's Fortune, Nine Lives, Guardians of the Galaxy. Broadway plays Barnum, The Real Thing, Sunset Boulevard. Theater Hall of Fame 2016. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 12 January 2009.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Gower Champion

Real/Birth Name:
Gower Carlyle Champion
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Marge Champion by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Broadway musicals Hello Dolly!, Carnival!, Bye Bye Birdie, 42nd Street. Movies Show Boat, Lovely to Look At, Give a Girl a Break. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6162 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Gregory Hines

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

Brief Facts:

Tap dancer. Movies The Cotton Club, White Nights, Running Scared, Tap, Waiting to Exhale. TV series The Gregory Hines Show. Tony Award for Broadway revue Jelly's Last Jam. Theater Hall of Fame 2004. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1993.

Gwen Verdon

Real/Birth Name:
Gwyneth Evelyn Verdon
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Bob Fosse, until his earlier death.
Older than Bob Fosse by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Danced in Broadway musical Chicago in role as Roxie Hart. Choreographed by Bob Fosse. Theater Hall of Fame 1981. National Medal of Arts 1998.

Hal Holbrook

Real/Birth Name:
Harold Rowe Holbrook Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Dixie Carter, until her death.
Older than Dixie Carter by 14 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Firm, The Fog, The Kidnapping of the President, Wall Street, All the President's Men. Role of Abraham Lincoln in two TV miniseries North and South, Book II, Lincoln. Theater Hall of Fame 1999. National Humanities Medal 2003.

Harold Arlen

Real/Birth Name:
Hyman Arluck
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Over the Rainbow, Stormy Weather. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971. Theater Hall of Fame.

Harvey Fierstein

Real/Birth Name:
Harvey Forbes Fierstein
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of Edna Turnblad in Broadway musical play Hairspray. Movies Mrs. Doubtfire, Independence Day. Theater Hall of Fame 2007. TV show Hairspray Live! Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6243 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 11 April 2016.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Helen Hayes

Real/Birth Name:
Helen Hayes Brown
Nickname(s):
First Lady of the Theater
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Herbie Rides Again, Airport. First actress to win an Oscar in movie The Sin of Madelon Claude. Winner of Tony Award for Broadway plays Happy Birthday, Time Remembered. Also Oscar and Emmy awards. National Women's Hall of Fame 1973. Kennedy Center Honors 1981. Theater Hall of Fame. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1986. National Medal of Arts 1988. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6258 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6549 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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Henry Fonda

Real/Birth Name:
Henry Jaynes Fonda
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandfather of
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Margaret Sullavan by 4 years.
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Susan Blanchard by 22 years.
grandfather of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies On Golden Pond, 12 Angry Men, The Grapes of Wrath, The Cheyenne Social Club, How the West Was Won, The Return of Frank James, The Longest Day, The Ox-Bow Incident, Mister Rogers. Hall of Great Western Performers 2005. Dodge City Trail of Fame. Kennedy Center Honors 1979. Theater Hall of Fame 2005. Cecil B DeMille Award 1980. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1601 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Hume Cronyn

Real/Birth Name:
Hume Blake Cronyn Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 33 days before his 92nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Jessica Tandy, until her earlier death.
Younger than Jessica Tandy by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Cocoon, Cocoon: The Return, *batteries not included, The World According to Garp. Broadway play A Delicate Balance. Canada's Walk of Fame 1999. Kennedy Center Honors 1986. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. National Medal of Arts 1990.

Ian McKellen

Real/Birth Name:
Ian Murray McKellen
Also Known As:
Sir Ian McKellen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 1979. Knighted 1991. Made a Companion of Honour for services to drama and to equality, in the 2008 New Year Honours. Role of Gandalf in movies The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. Movies The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, The Da Vinci Code, X-Men, X2. Tony Award for Broadway play Amadeus in 1981. Theater Hall of Fame 2004. London Avenue of Stars.

Ina Claire

Real/Birth Name:
Ina Fagan
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than John Gilbert by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Silent movie Wild Goose Chase. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6150 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Ira Gershwin

Real/Birth Name:
Israel Gershowitz
Also Known As:
Israel Gershwin
Arthur Francis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than George Gershwin by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Duo George & Ira Gershwin. Songs But Not for Me, Embraceable You, I Can't Get Started, I Got Rhythm, Nice Work if You Can Get It, They Can't Take That Away from Me, Someone to Watch Over Me, S Wonderful, Strike Up the Band. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama 1932. Congressional Gold Medal 1985. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7083 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: George & Ira Gershwin for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 5 June 1998.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 7083 Hollywood Boulevard for involvement with group group: George & Ira Gershwin for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 5 June 1998.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Irving Berlin

Real/Birth Name:
Israel Isidore Baline
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
101
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 2003. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1977. Congressional Gold Medal 1954. Jewish-American Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7095 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 1 February 1994.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jack Gilford

Real/Birth Name:
Jacob Gellman
Gender:
Male
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 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Cabaret. Movies Cocoon, Cocoon: The Return. Theater Hall of Fame.

James Earl Jones

Real/Birth Name:
James Earl Jones
Nickname(s):
Todd
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Voice of Darth Vader in the movie Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope and sequels. Movies Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Field of Dreams, The Lion King, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, Patriot Games, The Hunt for Red October. Broadway plays The Great White Hope, Fences. Kennedy Center Honors 2002. Theater Hall of Fame 1985. National Medal of Arts 1992. Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 135 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way; ceremony: 7 January 1996.

Jane Alexander

Real/Birth Name:
Jane Quigley
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Brubaker, The Ring. Broadway play The Great White Hope. Theater Hall of Fame 1994.

Jason Robards

Real/Birth Name:
Jason Nelson Robards Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Oscar for movie All the President's Men. Kennedy Center Honors 1999. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. National Medal of Arts 1997. Movie Philadelphia

Jean Stapleton

Real/Birth Name:
Jeanne Murray
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In role of Edith Bunker on the TV show All in the Family. Song Those Were the Days. Broadway musicals Bells Are Ringing, Damn Yankees, Funny Girl. Theater Hall of Fame 2002. Television Academy Hall of Fame 2006. Television Hall of Fame 2002.

Jeanne Eagels

Real/Birth Name:
Amelia Jean Eagels
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway stage and silent films. Theater Hall of Fame.

Jerome Lawrence

Real/Birth Name:
Jerome Lawrence Schartz
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

With Robert E. Lee (writer) wrote plays Inherit the Wind, Auntie Mame. Tony nomination. Theater Hall of Fame.

Jerome Robbins

Real/Birth Name:
Jerome Rabinowitz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Angered many by naming people as Communists in the HUAC scandal. Caused blacklisting of several. Broadway musical West Side Story. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 1989. Kennedy Center Honors 1981. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. National Medal of Arts 1988.

Jerry Bock

Real/Birth Name:
Jerrold Lewis Bock
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81, 20 days before his 82nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musicals Fiddler on the Roof, Fiorello. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971. Theater Hall of Fame. New Rochelle Walk of Fame.

Jerry Herman

Real/Birth Name:
Gerald Herman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musical theatre. Tony Awards and nominations. Musicals Hello, Dolly!, La Cage aux Folles, Mame. Kennedy Center Honors 2010. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1982. Theater Hall of Fame 1986. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7095 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 1 February 1994.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Jerry Orbach

Real/Birth Name:
Jerome Bernard Orbach
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Law & Order, Murder, She Wrote. Movie Dirty Dancing. Broadway musicals Chicago, 42nd Street, The Fantasticks. Tony Award winner for musical play Promises, Promises. Theater Hall of Fame 1999.

Jessica Tandy

Real/Birth Name:
Jessie Alice Tandy
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Hume Cronyn, until she died.
Older than Hume Cronyn by 2 years.
ex-wife of
Older than Jack Hawkins by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Tony Award for role as Blanche Dubois in the original Broadway production of play A Streetcar Named Desire in 1948. Plays A Delicate Balance, Foxfire. Movie Driving Miss Daisy, the oldest actress to receive the Academy Award for Best Actress. Movies The Birds, Cocoon, Cocoon: The Return, Fried Green Tomatoes, *batteries not included, The World According to Garp. Kennedy Center Honors 1986. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. National Medal of Arts 1990. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6284 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Joel Grey

Real/Birth Name:
Joel David Katz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie musical and Broadway play Cabaret. Won a Tony and Oscar for the same role. Movie Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins. Book Pictures I Had to Take. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6753 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 9 October 1985.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

John Barrymore

Real/Birth Name:
John Sidney Blythe
Also Known As:
John Blythe Barrymore
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Dolores Costello, until he died.
Older than Dolores Costello by 21 years.
grandfather of
younger brother of
Younger than Ethel Barrymore by 2 years.
grandfather of
father of
younger brother of
Younger than Lionel Barrymore by 3 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6667 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

John Gielgud

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur John Gielgud
Also Known As:
Sir John Gielgud
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Arthur (1981), Becket (1964). Theater Hall of Fame. London Avenue of Stars. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1982.

John Houseman

Real/Birth Name:
Jacques Haussmann
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie and TV series The Paper Chase. Academy award for the role of Professor Kingsfeld in the movie. Movies The Fog, Three Days of the Condor, Rollerball. Co-founder of the Mercury Theatre with Orson Welles. Many theatre and opera projects. Theater Hall of Fame.

John Kander

Real/Birth Name:
John Harold Kander
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Composer of musicals with Fred Ebb. Musicals Cabaret, Chicago, Kiss of the Spider Woman. Movie Funny Lady. Song New York, New York. Kennedy Center Honors 1998. Theater Hall of Fame 1991. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1983.

John Lithgow

Real/Birth Name:
John Arthur Lithgow
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Tony Awards for Broadway plays The Changing Room, Sweet Smell of Success. Movies Miss Sloane, Interstellar, Terms of Endearment, The World According to Garp. TV series 3rd Rock from the Sun. Theater Hall of Fame 2005. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6666 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 2 May 2001.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

John Raitt

Real/Birth Name:
John Emmett Raitt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88, 32 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Broadway musical plays Oklahoma, Carousel, Pajama Game. Movie musical Pajama Game. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame 2001. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6126 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 29 January 1992.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Joseph Papp

Real/Birth Name:
Yosl Papirofsky
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Produced play (the movie is fun too!) A Chorus Line on Broadway. Won a Tony. Theater Hall of Fame.

Josephine Hull

Real/Birth Name:
Josephine Sherwood
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Arsenic and Old Lace, Harvey. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6502 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

JosÚ Ferrer

Real/Birth Name:
JosÚ Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintron
Also Known As:
Jose Ferrer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 18 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Phyllis Hill by 11 years.
father of
ex-husband of
Older than Rosemary Clooney by 19 years.
ex-husband of
Older than Uta Hagen by 10 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

No relation to Mel Ferrer. Movies Joan of Arc, Moulin Rouge (1952), Ship of Fools, Dune. Married and divorced Rosemary Clooney twice. Theater Hall of Fame. National Medal of Arts 1985. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6541 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Judith Anderson

Real/Birth Name:
Frances Margaret Anderson-Anderson
Also Known As:
Dame Judith Anderson
Gender:
Female

Brief Facts:

Theater Hall of Fame.

Julie Andrews

Real/Birth Name:
Julia Elizabeth Wells
Also Known As:
Dame Julie Andrews
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Blake Edwards, until his death.
Younger than Blake Edwards by 13 years.
mother of
step-mother of
ex-wife of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Musical movies Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, and movies The Princess Diaries, 10, Victor/Victoria. Awarded DBE at 1999 New Year Honours. Musical play My Fair Lady. Theater Hall of Fame 1997. Kennedy Center Honors 2001. London Avenue of Stars. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 27 September 1979.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Julie Harris

Real/Birth Name:
Julia Ann Harris
Gender:
Female
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:

Won five Tony Awards for best actress in a play, plus a sixth as a lifetime achievement award. Broadway plays I Am a Camera, The Belle of Amherst, The Member of the Wedding, The Lark, Forty Carats, The Last of Mrs. Lincoln. TV series Knots Landing. Movies East of Eden, Gorillas in the Mist. Kennedy Center Honors 2005. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. National Medal of Arts 1994.

June Havoc

Real/Birth Name:
Ellen Evangeline Hovick
Also Known As:
Baby June
Ellen June Hovick
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger sister of
Younger than Gypsy Rose Lee by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie Gentleman's Agreement. Play Marathon '33. Broadway musical Pal Joey. Theater Hall of Fame 2000. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6618 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6413 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Katharine Hepburn

Real/Birth Name:
Katharine Houghton Hepburn
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies On Golden Pond, The African Queen, The Lion in Winter. Kennedy Center Honors 1990. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame 1994. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6284 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Kevin Kline

Real/Birth Name:
Kevin Delaney Kline
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Older than Phoebe Cates by 15 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies I Love You to Death, Last Vegas, The Ice Storm, Princess Caraboo, A Fish Called Wanda, In & Out. Theater Hall of Fame 2003. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 3 December 2004.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6630 Delmar Boulevard.

Kitty Carlisle

Real/Birth Name:
Catherine Conn
Also Known As:
Kitty Carlisle Hart
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Moss Hart, until his earlier death.
Younger than Moss Hart by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies A Night at the Opera, Murder at the Vanities, Radio Days. Opera Die Fledermaus. TV show To Tell the Truth. Awarded the National Medal of Arts in 1991. In many Brroadway productions. Theater Hall of Fame 1999. National Medal of Arts 1991. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1994. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6611 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Kurt Weill

Real/Birth Name:
Kurt Julian Weill
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50, 32 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Lotte Lenya, until he died.
Younger than Lotte Lenya by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Name pronounced "Vile." Songs from The Threepenny Opera. Song Mack the Knife. Married Lotte Lenya a second time after divorce. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame.

Larry Gelbart

Real/Birth Name:
Larry Simon Gelbart
Gender:
Male
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:

Broadway musicals A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, City of Angels. Movies Tootsie, Oh, God!. Many episodes of TV series M*A*S*H. Television Academy Hall of Fame 2009. Theater Hall of Fame 2002. Television Hall of Fame 2008. Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 123 N. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 4 November 1995.

Lauren Bacall

Real/Birth Name:
Betty Joan Perske
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89, 35 days before her 90th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Humphrey Bogart, until his earlier death.
Younger than Humphrey Bogart by 24 years.

Brief Facts:

Kennedy Center Honors 1997. Theater Hall of Fame 1998. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 2000. Cecil B DeMille Award 1993. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1724 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 135 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way; ceremony: 10 January 1997.

Laurence Olivier

Real/Birth Name:
Laurence Kerr Olivier
Also Known As:
Sir Laurence Kerr Olivier
Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier of Brighton
Nickname(s):
Larry
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:

Relationships:

husband of
Joan Plowright, until he died.
Older than Joan Plowright by 22 years.
ex-husband of
Older than Vivien Leigh by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Famed for Shakespeare roles. Academy award for movie Hamlet. Knighted and made a life peer. Theater Hall of Fame. London Avenue of Stars. Cecil B DeMille Award 1983. Albert Medal 1976. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6319 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Lee J. Cobb

Real/Birth Name:
Leo Jacoby
Also Known As:
Leo Colt
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movie On the Waterfront. Theater Hall of Fame 1981.

Lee Strasberg

Real/Birth Name:
Israel Lee Strassberg
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:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Taught "method acting." Movie The Godfather: Part II. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6757 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 27 November 1977.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Len Cariou

Real/Birth Name:
Leonard Joseph Cariou
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Blue Bloods, Damages, Brotherhood. Movies Spotlight, Thirteen Days, Prisoners, About Schmidt, 1408, Secret Window, Executive Decision. Tony Award in 1979 for Broadway musical play Sweeney Todd. Theater Hall of Fame 2004.

Leonard Bernstein

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Bernstein
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Changed name at age 15. Musical play West Side Story, Candide. Kennedy Center Honors 1980. Television Academy Hall of Fame 1998. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1971. Theater Hall of Fame 1998. Television Hall of Fame 1990. Jewish-American Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6200 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Leslie Howard

Real/Birth Name:
Leslie Howard Steiner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Gone with the Wind, Of Human Bondage. He was shot down by Luftwaffe fighter planes in a flight over the Bay of Biscay. Name changed by deed poll 1920. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6550 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Lillian Gish

Real/Birth Name:
Lillian Diana de Guiche
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:

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Dorothy Gish by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie Duel in the Sun. Kennedy Center Honors 1982. Theater Hall of Fame 1982. Ohio Women's Hall of Fame 1980. New Rochelle Walk of Fame 2017. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1720 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Lillian Russell

Real/Birth Name:
Helen Louise Leonard
Gender:
Female

Brief Facts:

Music hall singer. Silent film Wildfire. Theater Hall of Fame.

Lillie Langtry

Real/Birth Name:
Emilie Charlotte Le Breton
Lady de Bath
Also Known As:
Lilli Langtry
Nickname(s):
The Jersey Lily
Gender:
Female

Brief Facts:

Theater Hall of Fame.

Lionel Barrymore

Real/Birth Name:
Lionel Herbert Blythe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great uncle of
older brother of
Older than Ethel Barrymore by 1 year.
older brother of
Older than John Barrymore by 3 years.
great uncle of
uncle of

Brief Facts:

Movies It's a Wonderful Life, Duel in the Sun, Key Largo, Young Dr. Kildare and many sequels of the latter movie. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1724 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 1651 Vine Street for contributions to radio.
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Liza Minnelli

Real/Birth Name:
Liza May Minnelli
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than David Gest by 7 years.
daughter of
half-sister of
Older than Lorna Luft by 6 years.
daughter of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Musical movie and play Cabaret. Theater Hall of Fame 2000. Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame 2008. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 30 September 1991.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Lois Smith

Real/Birth Name:
Lois Arlene Humbert
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies East of Eden, Five Easy Pieces, Resurrection, Fatal Attraction, Fried Green Tomatoes, Dead Man Walking, Tumbleweeds, Twister, Please Give. Broadway plays The Grapes of Wrath, Buried Child. TV series Another World, The Edge of Night, All My Children, One Life to Live, True Blood, E.R.. Theater Hall of Fame 2007.

Lorenz Hart

Real/Birth Name:
Lorenz Hart
Also Known As:
Larry Hart
Nickname(s):
Larry
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Worked with Richard Rodgers as composer. Movie/musical Pal Joey. Called "Larry" by all his friends. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame.

Lotte Lenya

Real/Birth Name:
Karoline Wilhelmine Charlotte Blamauer
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 15 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Kurt Weill, until his earlier death.
Older than Kurt Weill by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Songs from The Threepenny Opera. Movie From Russia with Love. Theater Hall of Fame.

Lynn Fontanne

Real/Birth Name:
Lilleie Louise Fontanne
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Alfred Lunt, until his earlier death.
Older than Alfred Lunt by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Lived in the United States for more than 60 years but never relinquished her British citizenship. Broadway plays Design for Living, The Taming of the Shrew, Idiot's Delight, There Shall Be No Night, Quadrille. Acted always with her husband. Kennedy Center Honors 1980. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1964. Theater Hall of Fame.

Lynn Redgrave

Real/Birth Name:
Lynn Rachel Redgrave
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

aunt of
younger sister of
Younger than Corin Redgrave by 3 years.
aunt of
aunt of
ex-wife of
Younger than John Clark by 10 years.
daughter of
aunt of
mother of
daughter of
granddaughter of
younger sister of
Younger than Vanessa Redgrave by 6 years.

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Georgy Girl, Gods and Monsters. Tony nominations for plays Mrs. Warren's Profession, Shakespeare for My Father, The Constant Wife. Book Journal: A Mother and Daughter's Recovery from Breast Cancer. Appointed OBE 2001. Naturalized US citizen. Theater Hall of Fame 2009.

Madeline Kahn

Real/Birth Name:
Madeline Gail Wolfson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In movie Blazing Saddles. Theater Hall of Fame 2003.

Mae West

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Jane West
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

She wrote many of the films she was in. Movies She Done Him Wrong, My Little Chickadee, Myra Breckinridge. Burlesque Hall of Fame. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1560 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Maggie Smith

Real/Birth Name:
Margaret Natalie Smith
Also Known As:
Dame Maggie Smith
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
83, 18 days before her 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Downton Abbey. Movies The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Quartet, Gosford Park, Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and The Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 2, Hook, Sister Act, California Suite, A Room with a View, Nanny McPhee Returns, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. Appointed a CBE in 1970 and a DBE in 1990. Won a Tony Award in 1990 for the play Lettice and Lovage. Theater Hall of Fame 1994. London Avenue of Stars.

Margaret Sullavan

Real/Birth Name:
Margaret Brooke Sullavan
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
50
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Henry Fonda by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Suicide by drug overdose. Movie The Shopworn Angel. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1751 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Marie Dressler

Real/Birth Name:
Leila Marie Koerber
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Tillie's Punctured Romance (1914), Tugboat Annie. The former is silent, with Chaplin. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1731 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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Marilyn Miller

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Ellis Reynolds
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
37
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In revue Ziegfeld Follies. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6301 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Marvin Hamlisch

Real/Birth Name:
Marvin Frederick Hamlisch
Gender:
Male
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:

Composer for Broadway plays A Chorus Line, The Goodbye Girl, Sweet Smell of Success. Also movies Sophie's Choice, Ordinary People. Pulitzer Prize for Drama 1976. Long Island Music Hall of Fame 2008. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1986. Theater Hall of Fame 2008.

Mary Alice

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Alice Smith
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
77, 7 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series I'll Fly Away. Play Fences won a Tony Award. Theater Hall of Fame 2000.

Mary Martin

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Virginia Martin
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 28 days before her 77th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

In Broadway musicals South Pacific, The Sound of Music, Peter Pan. Role of Peter Pan. Kennedy Center Honors 1989. Theater Hall of Fame 1989. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1958. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1560 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
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A star at 6609 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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Maude Adams

Real/Birth Name:
Maude Ewing Adams Kiskadden
Gender:
Female
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:

Noted for role as Peter Pan on stage. Broadway play Peter Pan in 1905. Professor of drama at Stephens College. Theater Hall of Fame.

Maureen Stapleton

Real/Birth Name:
Lois Maureen Stapleton
Nickname(s):
Mo
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Reds, Plaza Suite. Theater Hall of Fame 1981.

Maurice Evans

Real/Birth Name:
Maurice Herbert Evans
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Shakespeare roles on stage. Movie Planet of the Apes. Theater Hall of Fame.

Melvyn Douglas

Real/Birth Name:
Melvyn Edouard Hesselberg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

son of
older brother of
Older than George Douglas by 2 years.
father of
grandfather of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Hud, Ninotchka. Broadway play The Best Man earning a Tony Award. Broadway play Now or Never. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6423 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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A star at 6601 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Michael Bennett

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Bennett DiFiglia
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
44
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Directed Broadway play A Chorus Line. Theater Hall of Fame 1986.

Michael Kidd

Real/Birth Name:
Milton Greenwald
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway musicals Guys and Dolls, Li'l Abner. Theater Hall of Fame.

Michael Redgrave

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Scudamore Redgrave
Also Known As:
Sir Michael Redgrave
Gender:
Male
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 Uncle Vanya, Heidi, Goodbye, Mr. Chips. Theater Hall of Fame 1986.

Mike Nichols

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Igorevitch Peschkowsky
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 13 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Diane Sawyer, until he died.
Older than Diane Sawyer by 14 years.

Brief Facts:

Directed movies The Graduate, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Working Girl, Silkwood, Charlie Wilson's War. Tony Award for Broadway plays Monty Python's Spamalot, The Real Thing, Annie, Barefoot in the Park. Kennedy Center Honors 2003. Theater Hall of Fame 2003. National Medal of Arts 2001.

Molly Picon

Real/Birth Name:
Małka Opiekun
Gender:
Female
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:

Yiddish theatre star. Movie musical Fiddler on the Roof in role of Yentl. Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame 1993. Theater Hall of Fame.

Moss Hart

Real/Birth Name:
Moss Hart
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Kitty Carlisle, until he died.
Older than Kitty Carlisle by 5 years.

Brief Facts:

Broadway musical play My Fair Lady. Movies A Star Is Born (1954), Winged Victory. Lyrics of song The Whiffenpoof Song. Theater Hall of Fame 1972.

Nancy Walker

Real/Birth Name:
Ann Myrtle Swoyer
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Murder by Death. TV show Rhoda. Hosted her own TV show. Tony for Broadway musical Phoenix '55. Role of Rosie the Waitress on TV commercials for Bounty paper towels. Theater Hall of Fame.

Nathan Lane

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Lane
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Older than Devlin Elliott by 15 or 16 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Lion King, The Birdcage, Nicholas Nickleby. Tony Award for Broadway musical The Producers. Theater Hall of Fame 2008. Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 9 January 2005.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Neil Simon

Real/Birth Name:
Marvin Neil Simon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Elaine Joyce, until he died.
Older than Elaine Joyce by 18 years.
ex-husband of
Older than Marsha Mason by 14 years.

Brief Facts:

Broadway plays The Odd Couple, Lost in Yonkers, Biloxi Blues, California Suite, Barefoot in the Park, Sweet Charity. Kennedy Center Honors 1995. Theater Hall of Fame 1983. Mark Twain Prize for American Humor 2006.

Noel Coward

Real/Birth Name:
Noel Pierce Coward
Also Known As:
Sir Noel Pierce Coward
NoŰl Coward
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Knighted 1973. Wrote plays Blithe Spirit, Private Lives. Movie The Italian Job. Love affair with Laurence Olivier. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1988. Theater Hall of Fame. London Avenue of Stars.

Nora Bayes

Real/Birth Name:
Eleanor Goldberg
(or:) Leonora Goldberg
Gender:
Female

Brief Facts:

Broadway musicals. Theater Hall of Fame.

Orson Welles

Real/Birth Name:
George Orson Wells
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Rita Hayworth by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

Famed for radio show War of the Worlds which caused a panic. Movies Citizen Kane, A Man for All Seasons. Narrator in many movies. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame. Theater Hall of Fame. National Radio Hall of Fame 1988. NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 1979. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1600 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6552 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Oscar Hammerstein

Real/Birth Name:
Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein
Also Known As:
Oscar Hammerstein II
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:

Brief Facts:

Name pronounced "HAM-er-styne." Broadway musicals Oklahoma!, Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, Flower Drum Song, The Sound of Music. Song Edelweiss. Many movies made from his musical plays. Theater Hall of Fame. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970.

Oscar Wilde

Real/Birth Name:
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Novel The Picture of Dorian Gray. Play The Importance of Being Earnest. Theater Hall of Fame. Rainbow Honor Walk.

Ossie Davis

Real/Birth Name:
Raiford Chatman Davis
Gender:
Male
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:

Relationships:

husband of
Ruby Dee, until he died.
Older than Ruby Dee by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series Touched by an Angel, The Defenders. Movies The Client, Doctor Doolittle, Grumpy Old Men. NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame 1989. Kennedy Center Honors 2004. Theater Hall of Fame 2004. National Medal of Arts 1995. New Rochelle Walk of Fame.

Otto Harbach

Real/Birth Name:
Otto Hauerbach
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Songs Rose Marie, Smoke Gets in Your Eyes. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame.

Patricia Neal

Real/Birth Name:
Patsy Louise Neal
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:

Movies Hud, The Fountainhead, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Operation Pacific, The Miracle Worker, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Cookie's Fortune. Theater Hall of Fame 2003. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7018 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 20 May 2005.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Patti LuPone

Real/Birth Name:
Patti Ann LuPone
Also Known As:
Patti Lupone
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Witness, Driving Miss Daisy. Broadway musical play Evita. Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame 2003. Theater Hall of Fame 2006.

Paul Muni

Real/Birth Name:
Meshilem Meier Weisenfreund
Also Known As:
Moony Weisenfreund
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71, 28 days before his 72nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tony award for play Inherit the Wind. Movie The Story of Louis Pasteur Academy Award. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6433 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Paul Robeson

Real/Birth Name:
Paul Leroy Robeson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Ol' Man River. In role of Othello on Broadway. Controversy over his support of Soviet Communism. College Football Hall of Fame 1995. Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame 1974. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2009. Theater Hall of Fame. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1995. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6660 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 9 April 1979.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Pearl Bailey

Real/Birth Name:
Pearly Mae Bailey
Gender:
Female
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:

Movie St. Louis Blues. Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame 1987. Theater Hall of Fame. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1988. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 1 February 1994.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Peter Hall

Real/Birth Name:
Peter Reginald Frederick Hall
Also Known As:
Sir Peter Hall
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Founded the Royal Shakespeare Company and built an international reputation in theatre, opera, film and television. Broadway play Amadeus. CBE in 1963 and knighted in 1977 for his services to the theatre. Theater Hall of Fame 2005.

Philip Bosco

Real/Birth Name:
Philip Michael Bosco
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

New York stage actor. Movie My Best Friend's Wedding. Theater Hall of Fame 1998.

Phylicia Rashad

Real/Birth Name:
Phylicia Ayers-Allen
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Ahmad Rashad by 1 year.
older sister of
Older than Debbie Allen by 1 year.
ex-wife of
Older than Victor Willis by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

TV shows The Cosby Show, Do No Harm. Movies A Raisin in the Sun, The Wiz. Broadway play A Raisin in the Sun, winning a Tony Award 2004. Theater Hall of Fame 2016.

Ralph Richardson

Real/Birth Name:
Ralph David Richardson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Exodus, Doctor Zhivago, Time Bandits. Knighted in 1947. Theater Hall of Fame. London Avenue of Stars.

Raul Julia

Real/Birth Name:
Raul Rafael Carlos Julia y Arcelay
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
54
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Addams Family, Tequila Sunrise, Presumed Innocent, Street Fighter. Theater Hall of Fame.

Ray Bolger

Real/Birth Name:
Raymond Wallace Bulcao
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 5 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of the Tinman in movie The Wizard of Oz. Theater Hall of Fame 1998. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6788 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 132 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 10 January 1998.

Raymond Massey

Real/Birth Name:
Raymond Hart Massey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 32 days before his 87th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Stairway to Heaven, The Naked and the Dead, McKenna's Gold, East of Eden. TV series Dr. Kildare. Theater Hall of Fame 1986. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1719 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6706 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Rex Harrison

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

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Elizabeth Rees by 28 years.
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 My Fair Lady. Broadway play Bell, Book and Candle. 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.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6390 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
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Richard Burton

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Walter Jenkins Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Elizabeth Taylor by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies The Robe, Becket, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Anne of the Thousand Days, Equus, Look Back in Anger. Tony Award for Broadway musical play Camelot. Theater Hall of Fame 1985. London Avenue of Stars. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6336 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 1 March 2013.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Richard Rodgers

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Charles Rodgers
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Worked with Lorenz Hart, Oscar Hammerstein. Wrote popular musicals (later movies) South Pacific, Oklahoma!, The Sound of Music, Pal Joey. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Kennedy Center Honors 1978. Theater Hall of Fame.

Robert Preston

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Preston Meservey
Gender:
Male
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:

Movies The Music Man, The Lion in Winter, Victor Victoria. Tony Award for Broadway musical plays The Music Man, I Do! I Do!. Theater Hall of Fame.

Roger L. Stevens

Real/Birth Name:
Roger Lacey Stevens
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Special Tony Award for his body of work. Plays Bus Stop, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Death of a Salesman. Kennedy Center Honors 1988. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1988. Theater Hall of Fame 1986.

Ruby Dee

Real/Birth Name:
Ruby Ann Wallace
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Ossie Davis, until his earlier death.
Younger than Ossie Davis by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Just Cause, A Raisin in the Sun, American Gangster, Do the Right Thing. Broadway play A Raisin in the Sun. Kennedy Center Honors 2004. NAACP Image Awards Hall of Fame 1989. Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame 1975. Theater Hall of Fame 2004. National Medal of Arts 1995. Ohio Women's Hall of Fame 1986. New Rochelle Walk of Fame. Westchester County Women's Hall of Fame 2007.

Ruth Gordon

Real/Birth Name:
Ruth Gordon Jones
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:

Brief Facts:

Movies Rosemary's Baby, Harold and Maude. Theater Hall of Fame.

Sada Thompson

Real/Birth Name:
Sada Carolyn Thompson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Family. Movie Pollock. Tony Award for play Twigs. Theater Hall of Fame.

Sam Shepard

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Shepard Rogers
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than O-Lan Jones by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Wrote play Buried Child. Movies Steel Magnolias, August: Osage County, The Right Stuff, Safe House, Black Hawk Down. Broadway play True West. Pulitzer Prize winner. Theater Hall of Fame.

Sam Waterston

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Atkinson Waterston
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
78, 25 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Law & Order, The Newsroom. Spokesman in television advertisements for TD Ameritrade. Movies Miss Sloane, The Enemy Within, The Killing Fields, Serial Mom. Broadway play Abe Lincoln in Illinois nominated for a Tony Award. Theater Hall of Fame 2012. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7040 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 7 January 2010.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Shirley Booth

Real/Birth Name:
Thelma Booth Ford
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won a Tony Award for musical Come Back, Little Sheba. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6850 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Sidney Howard

Real/Birth Name:
Sidney Coe Howard
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Posthumously awarded Oscar for movie Gone with the Wind screenplay. He died in a farm accident when the tractor he drove rolled over on him. Theater Hall of Fame.

Stacy Keach

Real/Birth Name:
Walter Stacy Keach Jr.
Also Known As:
Stacy Keach Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than James Keach by 6 years.
son of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

A lip scar due to repaired cleft lip condition. Jail in England for cocaine smuggling. TV series Mike Hammer, Private Eye, The New Mike Hammer. Movies Truth, Gray Lady Down, The Bourne Legacy, Nebraska. Theater Hall of Fame 2015.

Stephen Sondheim

Real/Birth Name:
Stephen Joshua Sondheim
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musical plays A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Company, Follies, A Little Night Music, Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park with George, Into the Woods. Also wrote the lyrics to musicals West Side Story, Gypsy. Kennedy Center Honors 1993. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1975. Theater Hall of Fame. National Medal of Arts 1996. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2014.

Stockard Channing

Real/Birth Name:
Susan Williams Antonia Stockard
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of Betty Rizzo in movie musical Grease. On TV series The West Wing in role of First Lady. Musical play (Broadway) Pal Joey. Theater Hall of Fame 2002.

Sullivan

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Sullivan
Also Known As:
Sir Arthur Sullivan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Knighted. Of duo Gilbert and Sullivan fame. Musical (operetta) (movie) The Mikado, The Pirates of Penzance. Theater Hall of Fame.

Tallulah Bankhead

Real/Birth Name:
Tallulah Brockman Bankhead
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Known for calling everyone "Dahling." Host of radio program The Big Show. Movie Lifeboat. NY stage. Theater Hall of Fame 1999. Alabama Women's Hall of Fame 1981. Alabama Stage and Screen Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6141 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tammy Grimes

Real/Birth Name:
Tammy Lee Grimes
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Christopher Plummer by 4 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Tried for Olympic swimming team. Initially cast for TV series Bewitched but turned it down. Won Tony Award for Broadway musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown and comedy play Private Lives. Theater Hall of Fame 2002.

Tennessee Williams

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Lanier Williams
Nickname(s):
Tom
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71, 29 days before his 72nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

second cousin of
second cousin once removed of

Brief Facts:

Playwright. Wrote plays A Streetcar Named Desire, The Glass Menagerie, Night of the Iguana. Movies A Streetcar Named Desire, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Died choking on a bottle cap. Kennedy Center Honors 1979. Theater Hall of Fame 1979. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1980. Rainbow Honor Walk. Missouri Wall of Fame. St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6500 Delmar Boulevard.

Teresa Wright

Real/Birth Name:
Muriel Teresa Wright
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Little Foxes, The Pride of the Yankees, The Best Years of Our Lives. Theater Hall of Fame. Columbia High School Hall of Fame 1992. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1680 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6405 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tim Rice

Real/Birth Name:
Timothy Miles Bindon Rice
Also Known As:
Sir Tim Rice
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
74, 30 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Musicals Jesus Christ Superstar, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Evita, Aida. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1999. Theater Hall of Fame 2016. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6243 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 20 October 2008.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tom Jones

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas John Woodward
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs It's Not Unusual, She's a Lady, What's New Pussycat. OBE in the 1999 New Year Honours list. Knighted New Year Honours List December 31, 2005. Gaming Hall of Fame 2003. Theater Hall of Fame. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2008. London Avenue of Stars. Songwriters Hall of Fame 2012. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6608 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 29 June 1987.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tommy Tune

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas James Tune
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway musical play The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. National Medal of Arts 2003. Theater Hall of Fame 1991. National Museum of Dance and Hall of Fame 2009. Movie Hello, Dolly! Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1777 Vine Street for live performance or theater; ceremony: 12 August 1993.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tony Randall

Real/Birth Name:
Leonard Rosenberg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Best known in role of Felix Unger in TV series The Odd Couple. Broadway play Inherit the Wind. Movies 7 Faces of Dr. Lao, Fatal Instinct, Pillow Talk, The Mating Game. Theater Hall of Fame 1998.

Tony Walton

Real/Birth Name:
Anthony John Walton
Gender:
Male

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Mary Poppins, The Wiz, The Goodbye People. Theater Hall of Fame.

Tyne Daly

Real/Birth Name:
Ellen Tyne Daly
Also Known As:
Tyne Daly Brown
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Georg Stanford Brown by 2 years.
daughter of
daughter of
mother of
older sister of
Older than Tim Daly by 10 years.

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV shows Cagney & Lacey, Judging Amy. Broadway musical It Shoulda Been You. Tony Award for Broadway musical Gypsy. Multiple Emmy awards. Theater Hall of Fame 2011. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7065 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 29 March 1995.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Uta Hagen

Real/Birth Name:
Uta Thyra Hagen
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than JosÚ Ferrer by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Broadway play (Shakespeare's) Othello, Country Girl winning a Tony Award. Theater Hall of Fame 1981. National Medal of Arts 2002.

Vanessa Redgrave

Real/Birth Name:
Vanessa Redgrave
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
older sister of
Older than Corin Redgrave by 2 years.
wife of
Older than Franco Nero by 4 years.
aunt of
mother of
older sister of
Older than Lynn Redgrave by 6 years.
daughter of
mother of
aunt of
daughter of
granddaughter of
ex-wife of
Younger than Tony Richardson by 8 years.

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Brief Facts:

Movies Lee Daniels' the Butler, A Man for All Seasons, Camelot, Howard's End, Deep Impact, Girl Interrupted. Theater Hall of Fame 2003.

Vernon Duke

Real/Birth Name:
Vladimir Dukelsky
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Scores for Broadway and London plays. US Coast Guard in World War II. Songs April in Paris, Taking a Chance on Love. Songwriters Hall of Fame 1970. Theater Hall of Fame.

Victor Moore

Real/Birth Name:
Victor Frederick Moore
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Silent films. Movies The Life of the Party, Seven Year Itch. Broadway musical Anything Goes. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

W.C. Fields

Real/Birth Name:
William Claude Dukenfield
Also Known As:
W. C. Fields
W C Fields
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66, 35 days before his 67th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Never Give a Sucker an Even Break, The Bank Dick, My Little Chickadee, You Can't Cheat an Honest Man, The Big Broadcast of 1938. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7004 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6316 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Walter Huston

Real/Birth Name:
Walter Houghston
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66, 1 day after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

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Brief Facts:

Broadway musical Knickerbocker Holiday featured song September Song. Movie The Treasure of the Sierra Madre earned him an Oscar for his performance as a prospector. Theater Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6624 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Will Rogers

Real/Birth Name:
William Penn Adair Rogers
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
55
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

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Brief Facts:

Silent films, then talkies. Movie Life Begins at Forty. Texas Jack's wild west show. Philosopher. Known for funny one-liners. Mayor of Beverly Hills. Died in a plane crash in Alaska with Wiley Post. Theater Hall of Fame. Texas Trail of Fame 1997. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1932. National Aviation Hall of Fame 1977. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6401 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 6608 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

William Inge

Real/Birth Name:
William Motter Inge
Also Known As:
Walter Gage
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Bus Stop, Splendor in the Grass, Come Back, Little Sheba, Picnic. Pulitzer Prize for drama 1953 for the Broadway play Picnic. Nominated for Tony Award. Suicide by carbon monoxide poisoning. Theater Hall of Fame. St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6624 Delmar Boulevard.

Zero Mostel

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Joel Mostel
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Won a Tony Award for musical Fiddler on the Roof. Movie The Producers. Theater Hall of Fame.
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