Birth: February 8, 1931 Indiana, United States Death: September 30, 1955 California, United States James Dean was born on February 8, 1931 in Indiana and was called Jimmy by his family and friends. Although the pregnancy was not planned, his mother Mildred was absolutely smitten with him.
Birth: June 1, 1926 Los Angeles, United States Death: August 5, 1962 Los Angeles, United States On June 1st 1926 Marilyn Monroe was born in Los Angeles as Norma Jeane Baker. Her mother was Gladys Baker, a troubled film cutter at Consolidated Film Industries, and her father was unknown.
Birth: January 18, 1904 Bristol, England Death: November 29, 1986 Iowa, United States Cary Grant was born in 1904 in Bristol, England as Archibald Alexander Leach. Four years before he was born his parents had lost their first child, who died two days before his first birthday.
Birth: February 27, 1932 London, England Death: March 23, 2011 Los Angeles, United States When Elizabeth Taylor was born she showed her star-quality right away: she had distichiasis. Which means that she was born with an extra row of eyelashes, giving her that sultry look that we all know so well.