They Would Have Been 100 in 2007

By | Oct 9, 2007

John Wayne
Born on May 26. Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison and was one of the most famous stars of American movies. His began his career in silent movies in the 1920s becoming a major star at the end of the 1930’s remaining one to his death on June 11, 1979.

Barbara Standwyck
Born July 19. Stanwyck starred in almost a hundred films during and received four Academy Award nominations. Many may remember her as the mother on the 1960’s TV series The Big Valley.

Fay Wray
Born September 15. She played the damsel in the original King Kong.

Laurence Olivier
Born May 22. British star of Stage and Screen. His career as a spanned more than six decades and included a wide variety of roles, from Shakespeare’s Othello to the sadistic Nazi dentist Christian Szell in Marathon Man.

Gene Autry
Born September 29. The Singing Cowboy on the radio, in movies and on television. His best known recording was Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer. Also know as the long time owner of the baseball team Angels.

Katharine Hepburn
Born May 12. Considered by many as the greatest American screen actress. She won four Best Actress Oscars from twelve nominations. She had a long time romance with one of her favorite co-stars, Spencer Tracy.


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