Here are 10 things you should know about film comedian Hugh Herbert, born 135 (or thereabouts) years ago today. He enjoyed a long career in vaudeville before launching his prolific movie career.
Here are 10 things you should know about character actor Donald MacBride, born 126 years ago today. The snaggle-toothed MacBride was much in demand for supporting roles beginning in the 1910s.
Here are 10 things you should know about the great Mildred Bailey, born 119 years ago today. Hugely popular in the 1930s, she was an important link between early jazz performers such as Ethel Waters and Bessie Smith and iconic singers like Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday.
Be sure to tune into Cladrite Radio today, where we’ll be paying tribute to Mildred Bailey all day long.
Here are 10 things you should know about Miriam Hopkins, born 116 years ago today. Ask the average person on the street about Hopkins, and you’ll likely receive a blank stare. But movie buffs well recall her many standout performances.
Here are 10 things you should know about the inimitable Mickey Rooney, born 98 years ago today. He enjoyed a truly memorable career in show business and was, as the saying goes, a piece of work.