Cher Public

Exotica

Born on this day in 1876 dancer and spy Margaretha Geertruida ‘Margreet’ Zelle MacLeod aka Mata HariRead more »

Light the candles

Born on this day in 1911 actress Lucille BallRead more »

What faith can do

Happy 60th birthday actress Faith Prince. Read more »

Her and the man in the moon

Born on this day in 1904 singer and actress Helen Kane.

Read more »

Beauty comes from the inside out

Born on this day in 1908 actress Dolores del Rio

Read more »

Fashions fade, style is eternal

Born on this day in 1936 designer Yves Saint-Laurent.

Read more »

Power couple

On this day in 1954 TV host, composer and comedian Steve Allen married actress Jayne Meadows.

Read more »

Deep in my heart, dear

Born on this day in 1887 composer Sigmund Romberg.

Read more »

Consecrating

On this day in 1882 Wagner’s Parsifal premiered in Bayreuth.

Read more »

Scale model

Happy 65th birthday soprano Carol Vaness.

Read more »