Here are 10 things you should know about Charles Lane, born 116 years ago today. Lane was ubiquitous in the movies of the 1930s and ’40s and kept equally busy working on television into the 1990s.
Here are 10 things you should know about Una Merkel, born 117 years ago today. She’s our favorite second-banana starlet of the 1930s.
Here are 10 things you should know about Toby Wing, born 105 years ago today. She was never a star, but she’s remembered fondly by old-movie buffs for her many memorable small parts and cameos.
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.