Here are 10 things you should know about Patricia Ellis, born 102 years (give or take) ago today. If you’re a fan of 1930s movies, you’re probably familiar with Ellis, but otherwise, perhaps not, as her busy-but-brief career lasted just eight years, from 1932-39.
Here are 10 things you should know about Bebe Daniels, born 119 years ago today. Before she left Hollywood in the mid-’30s, she had appeared in over 270 films, more than 210 of them in the silent era.
Here are 10 things you should know about Ruby Keeler, born 109 years ago today. She was one of the biggest stars of early movie musicals.
Few faces are more familiar to more people than the visage of character actor Charles Lane, born 114 years ago today. Lane was ubiquitous in the movies during the 1930s and ’40s and then kept equally busy working on television through the mid-’90s.
But we wonder how many movie buffs and TV viewers know his name?