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Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:18pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth29 March 1889, Columbus, Ohio, USA Date of Death7 May 1951, Beverly Hills, California, USA (pneumonia) Birth NameWarner Leroy Baxter Height5′ 11″ (1.80 m) Mini Biography Warner Baxter was born on March 29, 1889 in Columbus, Ohio. In 1906 his family moved to San Francisco, ironically, just before the 1906 SF earthquake. Four years later Baxter...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:16pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth29 April 1970, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Birth NameUma Karuna Thurman Height6′ (1.83 m) Mini Biography Uma Karuna Thurman, daughter of Robert Thurman and Nena Thurman, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 29, 1970. Uma grew up in Amherst, Massachusetts, where her father worked at Amherst College. She left boarding school at just 15, already...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:14pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth9 July 1956, Concord, California, USA Birth NameThomas Jeffrey Hanks Height6′ (1.83 m) Mini Biography: Tom Hanks is an incredibly popular and successful film star of the 1990s. Saying you don’t like Tom Hanks is like saying you don’t like mom, God, or apple pie. Tom Hanks came to films following moderate success on TV in the drag comedy...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:12pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth27 October 1952, Misericordia, Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy Birth NameRoberto Remigio Benigni Height5′ 6″ (1.68 m) SpouseNicoletta Braschi     (26 December 1991 – present) Mini Biography Roberto Benigni is also known for writing and directing, as well, which is what he did with “Life Is Beautiful.” He is one of Italy’s...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:11pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth16 May 1953, Navan, Co. Meath, Ireland Birth NamePierce Brendan Brosnan Height6′ 1˝” (1.87 m) Mini Biography Pierce Brosnan was born in Navan, County Meath, Ireland on May 16, 1953 and lived in Navan, County Meath until he moved to England, UK at an early age (thus explaining his ability to play men from both backgrounds convincingly). His...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:10pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth26 January 1925, Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA Date of Death26 September 2008, Westport, Connecticut, USA (lung cancer) Birth NamePaul Leonard Newman NicknameKing CoolPL Height5′ 9˝” (1.77 m) Mini Biography Wildly popular star of the 1960’s. In the fifties, Paul Newman was branded as a Brando wanna-be, but eventually established his own...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:09pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth7 January 1964, Long Beach, California, USA Birth NameNicholas Kim Coppola NicknameNick Height6′ (1.83 m) Mini Biography The son of comparative literature professor August Coppola (a brother of director Francis Ford Coppola) and dancer/choreographer Joy Vogelsang, Cage changed his name early in his career to make his own reputation, succeeding brilliantly...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:05pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth8 October 1970, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Birth NameMatthew Paige Damon Height6′ 1″ (1.85 m) Mini Biography Matt Damon was born in 1970. His father, Kent Damon, a tax preparer, and his mother, Nancy Carlsson-Paige, a college professor, are now divorced. His older brother, Kyle (b. 1967), is a sculptor. Matt’s first film role was a one-line...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:04pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth11 November 1974, Hollywood, California, USA Birth NameLeonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio NicknameLeoLenny D Height6′ (1.83 m) Mini Biography Leonardo DiCaprio was born Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio on November 11, 1974 in Hollywood, California, but is known by all as simply, Leo. His mother gave Leonardo the prominent name as a result of Leo’s decision...

Posted on Apr 22 2009 - 1:02pm by GJ Staff
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Date of Birth26 July 1959, South Orange, New Jersey, USA Birth NameKevin Spacey Fowler Height5′ 10˝” (1.79 m) Mini Biography Kevin Spacey Fowler was born on July 26, 1959, in South Orange, New Jersey, the third child of a mother who worked as secretary and a father who was a technical writer. Kevin proved to be a high spirited child, quite a handful who...