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#442 Steve Biko / Steven Spielberg – 18 December 1946

Steve Biko Stephen Biko (18 December 1946 – 12 September 1977) was a noted anti-apartheid activist in South Africa in the 1960s and 1970s. A student leader, he later founded the Black Consciousness Movement. Since his death in police custody, he has been … Continue reading

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#424 Walt Disney / Werner Heisenberg – 05 December 1901

Walt Disney Walter Elias “Walt” Disney (December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American film producer, director, screenwriter, voice actor, animator, entrepreneur, entertainer, international icon, and philanthropist. Disney is famous for his influence in the field of entertainment during the 20th century. As the co-founder (with … Continue reading

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#414 Bruce Lee / John Alderton – 27 November 1940

Bruce Lee Bruce Lee (born Lee Jun-fan; 27 November 1940 – 20 July 1973) was a Chinese American and Hong Kong actor, martial arts instructor, film director, film producer, screenwriter, and founder of the Jeet Kune Do martial arts movement. He is widely considered by many commentators and other … Continue reading

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#381 John Cleese / Robbie Brightwell – 27 October 1939

John Cleese John Marwood Cleese (born 27 October 1939) is an English actor, comedian, writer and film producer. He achieved success at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and as a scriptwriter on The Frost Report. In the late 1960s he became a member … Continue reading

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#297 George Galloway / James Cameron – 16 August 1954

George Galloway George Galloway (born 16 August 1954) is a British politician, author, and broadcaster who was a Member of Parliament (MP) from 1987 to 2010. James Cameron James Francis Cameron (born August 16, 1954) is a Canadian film director, film producer, screenwriter, editor, … Continue reading

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#250 Ingmar Bergman / Arthur Laurents – 14 July 1918

Ingmar Bergman Ernst Ingmar Bergman (14 July 1918 – 30 July 2007) was a Swedish director, writer and producer for film, stage and television. His influential body of work dealt with bleakness and despair as well as comedy and hope. In 1971, Bergman received the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award … Continue reading

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#140 Aaron Spelling / Bettie Page / Hugh Lloyd / Avis Bunnage – 22 April 1923

Aaron Spelling Aaron Spelling (April 22, 1923 – June 23, 2006) was an American film and television producer. As of 2009, Spelling’s company holds the record as the most prolific television writer, with 218 producer and executive producer credits. Forbes ranked him the … Continue reading

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