Here are 10 things you should know about Grace Kelly, born 90 years ago today. One of the most beautiful women ever to, er, grace the silver screen, she left a remarkable legacy, considering she appeared in just 11 Hollywood movies.
Here are 10 things to know about comedian Ed Wynn, born 133 years ago today. He enjoyed success in vaudeville, on Broadway, in radio, TV and movies.
Janet Gaynor‘s 112th birthday is timed perfectly, what with the third remake of the film for which she won an Oscar, A Star Is Born (1937), opening this weekend. Here are 10 things you should know about Gaynor, who was a huge star in the late 1920s and into the ’30s.
By the way, Gaynor’s A Star Is Born, in which she stars opposite Fredric March, is available via a number of streaming services: Amazon Prime, FilmStruck, Kanopy, Fandor and (with ads) Tubi TV. You could do much worse in priming yourself for the new remake than to watch the original on Gaynor’s birthday.
Here are 10 things you should know about the delightful Judy Holliday, born 97 years ago today. Though she appeared in fewer than a dozen pictures (and starred or was featured in even fewer), her impact on Hollywood was indelible. We have a big movie-star crush on her, and so should you.
The legendary Billie Holiday was born Eleanora Fagan 103 years ago today in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Here are 10 things you should know about Billie Holiday…