Here are 10 things you should know about Mantan Moreland, born 121 years ago today. As with so many Black performers of the era, the range of his roles was limited but he made the most of them.
Here are 10 things you should know about Marcia Mae Jones, born 99 years ago today. She began her career as a toddler and was a working actress in pictures and television for nearly 60 years.
Here are 10 things you should know about Frankie Darro, born 103 years ago today. The 1920s and ’30s were the prime of his career, but he was the rare child star who acted for the rest of his life.