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“She looked great in the rushes”

Born on this day in 1924 actress Nina FochRead more »

Divine pureté!

Born on this day in 1945 Harris Glenn Milstead AKA “Divine.”  Read more »

“Nature can make me cry faster than anything”

Born on this day in 1898 actress and singer Lotte LenyaRead more »

Hey, buds below

On this day in 1965 the Burton Lane-Alan Jay Lerner musical On a Clear Day You Can See Forever opened on Broadway.

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Best news of all

Happy 55th birthday baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky.

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She’s got possibilities

Happy 80th birthday actress Linda Lavin.

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“Never get caught acting”

Born on this day in 1893 actress Lillian Gish.

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Teen idol

On this day in 54 Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus (known as “Nero”) succeeded Claudius as Roman Emperor.

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Missus Sally Adams requests the pleasure of your company

On this day in 1950 Irving Berlin‘s musical Call Me Madam opened at the Imperial Theatre to run 644 performances.

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The first on the scaffold

Born on this day in 1876 Baroness Gertrud von Le Fort.

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