Here are 10 things you should know about Walter Baldwin, born 135 years ago today. After a career on the stage, he became of Hollywood’s most prolific character actors.
Here are 10 things you should know about Edward G. Robinson, born 130 years ago today. He was a more versatile actor than he is given credit for today.
Here are 10 things you should know about Fay Bainter, born 130 years ago today. She enjoyed a long and successful career in the theatre before turning to the movies, radio and television.
Here are 10 things you should know about Tom Tully, born 115 years ago today. The character actor enjoyed success on Broadway, in pictures, on the radio and in television.
Here are 10 things you should know about Paul Whiteman, born 133 years ago today. Known as the King of Jazz during his heyday, Whiteman isn’t afforded that level of respect by many today, but his influence is undeniable. His music may have leaned to the pop side, but in that era, jazz was dance music, so it was pop, in a sense, and Whiteman helped to bring the new sounds to a wider audience.
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