Here are 10 things you should know about Lee Tracy, born 123 years ago today. Show us Tracy’s name in a movie’s credits, and we’re on board, no questions asked.
Here are 10 things you should know about Paul Whiteman, born 131 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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Here are 10 things you should know about Robert Armstrong, born 130 years ago today. Best remembered for his association with a certain giant ape, he amassed more than 200 film and TV credits.
Here are 10 things you should know about Lewis Stone, born 141 years ago today. He had a prolific and successful career long before he portrayed Judge James K. Hardy.