Here are 10 things you should know about the delightful Judy Holliday, born 99 years ago today. Though she appeared in just a dozen or so pictures (and starred in even fewer), her impact on Hollywood was indelible. We have a big movie-star crush on her, and so should you.
Katharine Hepburn was born, well, Katharine Houghton Hepburn (what, you expected her to resort to the artifice of a screen name?) 113 years ago today in Hartford, Connecticut. It’s almost startling to be reminded on such occasions that Ms. Hepburn passed on in 2003, as it’s difficult to imagine any malady or even the passing of time itself prevailing over her strong will. We’re fully prepared to believe that she left us then, at age 96, only because she was ready to go and gave the okay.
Here are 10 things you should know about the delightful character actress May Robson, born 162 years ago today.
Here are 10 things you should know about Robert Ryan, born 110 years ago today. He occasionally expressed discomfort at being asked to play so many bad guys in pictures.