Here are 10 things you should know about singer and actress Lillian Roth, born 111 years ago today. We’ve had a major crush on her since we first saw the 1974 reissue of the Marx Brothers‘ Animal Crackers; for our money, she had the cutest dimples in Hollywood history.
10 Things You Should Know About Jessie Ralph
Here are 10 things you should know about character actress Jessie Ralph, born 151 years ago today. After decades on the stage, her Hollywood career lasted just nine years, but she made the most of it.
10 Things You Should Know About Ross Alexander
Here are 10 things you should know about Ross Alexander, born 114 years ago today. After eight years on Broadway, he was showing great potential in Hollywood, but he came to a sad end.
10 things You Should Know About Esther Howard
Here are 10 things you should know about Esther Howard, born 129 years ago today. She was one of Hollywood’s most prolific character actresses in the 1930s and ’40s.
10 Things You Should Know About Peg LaCentra
Here are 10 things you should know about singer and actress Peg LaCentra, born 110 years ago today. She’s not as well-remembered as some other songbirds of the era, but she’s a favorite of ours. We’re featuring her music for 24 hours on Cladrite Radio, so why not tune in right now?