Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Don Murray, actor (1929- )

Clarence Kolb, vaudeville performer & actor (1874-1964)
Josette Day, actress (1914-1978)

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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Peter Bogdanovich

Peter Bogdanovich, film historian, director, writer, actor, producer & film critic (1939- )

Richard Johnson, actor (1927- )


Classic Hollywood Birthdays

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Maria Ouspenskaya, actress (1876-1949)
To celebrate the birthday of Maria Ouspenskaya, TCM will be spending the morning featuring several of her films:
Dodsworth (1936) at 6:30AM (ET)
Judge Hardy and Son (1939) at 8:15AM (ET)
The Mortal Storm (1940) at 10:00AM (ET)

Theda Bara, actress (1885-1955)
William Powell, actor (1892-1984)
William Cameron Menzies, production designer, art director, director, producer & screenwriter (1896-1957)
Clara Bow, actress (1905-1965)
Stephen McNally, actor (1911-1994)
Richard Egan, actor (1921-1987)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Joe E. Brown, actor & comedian (1892-1973)
To celebrate the birthday of Joe E. Brown, TCM will be spending the day featuring several of his films:
The Tenderfoot (1932) at 7:00AM (ET)
Elmer the Great (1933) 8:15AM (ET)
Son of a Sailor (1933) 9:45AM (ET)
6 Day Bike Rider (1934) at 11:00AM (ET)
The Circus Clown (1934) at 12:15PM (ET)
A Very Honorable Guy (1934) at 1:30PM (ET)
Alibi Ike (1935) at 2:45PM (ET)
Bright Lights (1935) at 4:00PM (ET)
Earthworm Tractors (1936) at 5:30PM (ET)
Polo Joe (1936) at 6:45PM (ET)

Barbara LaMarr, actress, cabaret artist & screenwriter (1896-1926)
Rudy Vallee, singer, actor, bandleader & entertainer (1901-1986)
Bill Goodwin, actor (1910-1958)
Ann Doran, actress (1911-2000)
Laird Cregar, actor (1913-1944)
Andrew V. McLaglen, director (1920- )

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Charles Vidor, c. 1950

Charles Vidor, director (1900-1959)
See the work of Charles Vidor in The Swan (1956) on July 30th at 3:00PM (ET)

Donald Crisp, actor (1882-1974)
Kennan Wynn, actor (1916-1986)
Jerry Van Dyke, comedian & actor (1931- )

Happy Birthday Stanley Kubrick

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