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Ed Wood

Edward Davis Ed Wood, Jr. was an American screenwriter, director, producer, actor, author, and editor, who often performed many of these functions simultaneously.

Type: Director, screenwriter, actor, authorNationality: American

Ed Wynn

Ed Wynn was a popular American comedian and actor noted for his Perfect Fool comedy character, his pioneering radio show of the 1930s, and his later career as a dramatic actor.

Type: EntertainerNationality: American

Eda LeShan

Eda LeShan was an American writer, television host, counselor, educator, and playwright. She was a voice of respect for the inherent integrity of children. LeShan was married to Lawrence LeShan, the American psychologist and writer.

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Edan Lepucki

Edan Lepucki is an American novelist notable for her debut novel, California, which rose to prominence as a result of a public dispute between comedian Stephen Colbert and online publisher Amazon.

Type: writer,novelistNationality: United States of America

Edd Byrnes

Edd Byrnes (born July 30, 1933) is an American actor best known for his starring role in the television series 77 Sunset Strip. He also was featured in the 1978 film Grease as television teen-dance show host Vince Fontaine, and was a charting recording artist with "Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb)" (with Connie Stevens).

Type: television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America

Edd Roush

Edd J. Roush (May 8, 1893 – March 21, 1988) was a Major League Baseball player who was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962. He played the majority of his career at center field, led the National League in hitting twice, and had his best years with the Cincinnati Reds.

Type: baseball playerNationality: United States of America

Eddi Reader

Sadenia "Eddi" Reader MBE (born 29 August 1959) is a Scottish singer-songwriter, known both for her work with Fairground Attraction and for an enduring solo career. She is the recipient of three BRIT Awards and has topped both the album and singles charts. In 2003, she showcased the works of Scotland's national poet, Robert Burns.

Type: singer,musician,songwriterNationality: Scotland,United Kingdom

Eddie Albert

Edward Albert Heimberger, known professionally as Eddie Albert, was an American actor and activist. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1954 for his performance in Roman Holiday, and in 1973 for The Heartbreak Kid.

Type: Actor, gardener, humanitarian, activistNationality: American

Eddie Arcaro

George Edward Arcaro, known professionally as Eddie Arcaro, was an American Thoroughbred horse racing Hall of Fame jockey who won more American classic races than any other jockey in history and is the only rider to have won the U.S. Triple Crown twice. He is widely regarded as the greatest jockey in the history of American Thoroughbred horse racing.

Type: Athlete, jockeyNationality: American

Eddie August Schneider

Eddie August Henry Schneider set three transcontinental airspeed records for pilots under the age of twenty-one in 1930. His plane was a Cessna Model AW with a Warner-Scarab engine, one of only 48 built, that he called The Kangaroo. He set the east-to-west, then the west-to-east, and the combined round trip record.

Type: AviatorNationality:

Eddie Barclay

Eddie Barclay was a French music producer whose singers included Jacques Brel and Charles Aznavour. He founded Barclay Records.

Type: MusicianNationality: French

Eddie Bernice Johnson

Eddie Bernice Johnson is a politician from the state of Texas, currently representing the state's 30th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives. She is the first registered nurse elected to the US Congress.

Type: Politician, nurse, therapistNationality: American

Eddie Bracken

Edward Vincent Eddie Bracken was an American actor.

Type: ActorNationality: American

Eddie Cahill

Edmund Patrick "Eddie" Cahill (born January 15, 1978) is an American actor best known for portraying "Miracle on Ice" goalie Jim Craig in the movie Miracle, and for playing the roles of Tag Jones in Friends and Detective Don Flack in CSI: NY. His most recent main role was as District Attorney Conner Wallace in Conviction.

Type: actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America

Eddie Campbell

Eddie Campbell is a Scottish comics artist and cartoonist who now lives in Australia. Probably best known as the illustrator and publisher of From Hell, Campbell is also the creator of the semi-autobiographical Alec stories collected in Alec: The Years Have Pants, and Bacchus, a wry adventure series about the few Greek gods who have survived to the present day.

Type: ArtistNationality: Scottish

Eddie Cantor

Eddie Cantor, born Edward Israel Iskowitz, was an American illustrated song performer, comedian, dancer, singer, actor and songwriter. Familiar to Broadway, radio, movie and early television audiences, this Apostle of Pep was regarded almost as a family member by millions because his top-rated radio shows revealed intimate stories and amusing anecdotes about his wife Ida and five daughters.

Type: Comedian, actor, dancerNationality: American

Eddie Cibrian

Edward Carl Cibrian ( SIB-ree-ən; born June 16, 1973) is an American actor. He played Cole Deschanel on the television series Sunset Beach and has also appeared in films and as a cast member in several other television series, filling such roles as Jimmy Doherty on Third Watch, Russell Varon in Invasion, Jesse Cardoza in CSI: Miami and Eddie Valetik in Take Two.

Type: actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America