Here are 10 things you should know about the legendary (and justifiably so) Judy Garland, born 100 years ago today. Hers was a complicated life and career, not easily summed up in 100 items, much less 10, so we’ve focused on the positives (it’s her birthday, after all) of her early career. We’re featuring her music all day on Cladrite Radio, so tune in now!
Here are 10 things you should know about Jerry Maren, born 102 years ago today. A career that began in a song-and-dance act led to films, commercials and television appearances.
Here are 10 things you should know about Oliver Hardy, born 130 years ago today. He’s best remembered for his work with Stan Laurel, but he made more than 300 films before the team of Laurel and Hardy was formed.
Here are 10 things you should know about Bebe Daniels, born 121 years ago today. Before she left Hollywood in the mid-’30s, she had appeared in over 270 films, more than 210 of them in the silent era.
Here are 10 things you should know about Charley Grapewin, born 152 years ago today. He performed in the circus, stock theatre, vaudeville, on Broadway and in motion pictures.