Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Douglas Fairbanks Sr. is featured here in a publicity still from "His Majesty, the American," the very first film released by United Artists Corporation, the company Fairbanks formed in 1919 with Mary Pickford, Charlie Chaplin and D.W. Griffith. Restored by Nick & jane for Dr. Macro's High Quality Movie Scans Website: Enjoy!

Douglas Fairbanks, Sr., actor, screenwriter, director, producer & co-founder of United Artists (1883-1939)

James Gleason, actor, playwright & screenwriter (1882-1959)
Frank McHugh, actor (1898-1981)
Herbert Marshall, actor (1898-1966)
Artie Shaw, clarinetist, composer & bandleader (1910-2004)
Sid Melton, actor (1917-2011)
Betty Garrett, comedienne, singer & dancer (1919-2011)
Rosemary Clooney, singer & actress (1928-2002)
Nigel Davenport, actor (1928-2013)
Barbara Barrie, actress (1931- )
Joan Collins, actress, author & columnist (1933- )

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Susan Strasberg, actress (1938-1999)

Alla Nazimova, actress, screenwriter & producer (1879-1945)
Laurence Olivier, actor, director, and producer (1907-1989)
Joy Batchelor, animator, director & producer (1914-1991)
Charles Aznavour, singer, songwriter & actor (1924- )
Richard Benjamin, actor & film director (1938- )

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Lola Lane, singer & actress (1906-1981)

Sam Jaffe, agent, producer & studio executive (1901-2000)
Robert Montgomery, actor & director (1904-1981)
Fats Waller, jazz pianist, organist, composer, singer & comedic entertainer (1904-1943)
John Paxton, screenwriter (1911-1985)
Raymond Burr, actor (1917-1993)
Peggy Cass, actress & comedian (1924-1999)
Kay Kendall, actress (1927-1959)

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Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Edith Fellows, actress (1923-2011)

Stanley Fields, actor (1883-1941)
Adela Rogers St. John, journalist, novelist & screenwriter (1894-1988)
Jimmy Stewart, actor (1908-1997)
Patricia Ellis, actress (1916-1970)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Nancy Kwan, actress (1939- )

Kitty McShane, actress (1897-1964)
Bruce Bennett, actor & Olympic athlete (1906-2007)
Beverly Roberts, actress (1914-2009)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Lucy Beaumont, actress (1873-1937)

Ezio Pinza, opera singer (1892-1957)
Frank Capra, director, producer & writer (1897-1991)
Meredith Wilson, composer, conductor & playwright (1902-1984)
Richard Brooks, screenwriter, director, novelist & film producer (1912-1992)
Perry Como, singer & television personality (1933-1998)

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