Here are 10 things you should know about the legendary (and justifiably so) Judy Garland, born 96 years ago today. Hers was a complicated life and career, not easily summed up in 100 items, much less 10, so we’ve focused on the positives (it’s her birthday, after all) of her early career.
Here are 10 things you should know about Cole Porter, born 127 years ago today. Porter is among the greatest American composers and songwriters and a favorite here at Cladrite Radio.
Here are 10 things you should know about the inimitable Josephine Baker, born on June 3, 1906. Hers was a remarkable life indeed.
We’re featuring Baker’s delightful music all day today on Cladrite Radio, so be sure to tune in!
Here are 10 things you should know about the delightful character Frank Morgan, born 128 years ago today.
Few actors are as closely associated with a single role as Morgan is with the Wizard of Oz, but he enjoyed a more varied career in theatre and movies than most casual movie fans might realize.
Here are 10 things you should know about Benny Goodman, born on May 30, 1909. One of the icons of the swing era, Goodman still inspires folks around the world to cut a rug whenever they hear one of his recordings.
We’re featuring toe-tapping tunes from the King of Swing all day today on Cladrite Radio, so be sure to tune in.