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Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Dolores Costello, actress (1903-1979)

O.P. Heggie, actor (1877-1936)
Esther Ralston, actress (1902-1994)
Edgar G. Ulmer, director (1904-1972)
Roddy McDowall, actor, director, photographer, & voice actor (1928-1998)
Anne Bancroft, actress (1931-2005)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Lauren Bacall, actress & model (1924-2014)
To celebrate the birthday of Lauren Bacall, TCM will be spending the day featuring several of her films:
Confidential Agent (1945) at 6:00AM (ET)
Blood Alley (1955) at 8:00AM (ET)
To Have and Have Not (1944) at 10:00AM (ET)
Key Largo (1948) at 12:00PM (ET)
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) at 2:00PM (ET)
Designing Woman (1957) at 4:00PM (ET)
Young Man with a Horn (1950) at 6:00PM (ET)

Alexander Korda, producer & director (1893-1956)
Janis Paige, actress (1922- )
George Chakiris, dancer & singer (1934- )
Anne Francis, actress (1930-2011)

Happy Birthday Greta Garbo!

03-06-13_G. Garbo

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Fay Wray, actress (1907-2004)
To celebrate the birthday of Fay Wray, TCM will be spending the morning featuring several of her films:
The Finger Points (1931) at 6:00AM (ET)
The Unholy Gargen (1931) at 7:30AM (ET)
Ann Carver’s Profession (1933) at 9:00AM (ET)

Jackie Cooper, actor, director, producer & studio executive (1922-2011)
Later that day celebrate Jackie Cooper’s birthday with several of his films on TCM:
When a Feller Needs a Friend (1932) at 10:15AM (ET)
O’Shaughnessy’s Boy (1935) at 11:45AM (ET)
Boy of the Streets (19370 at 1:15PM (ET)
Gallant Sons (1940) at 2:45PM (ET)
Ziegfeld Girl (1941) at 4:15PM (ET)
The Navy Comes Through (1942) at 6:30PM (ET)

Robert Benchley, actor (1889-1945)
Jean Renoir, director, actor, screenwriter, producer & author (1894-1979)
Tom Conway, actor (1904-1967)
Sheilah Graham, gossip columnist (1904-1988)
Penny Singleton, actress (1908-2003)
Margaret Lockwood, actress (1916-1990)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Harve Presnell, actor & singer (1933-2009)

Hal Wallis, producer (1898-1986)


Classic Hollywood Birthdays


Claudette Colbert, actress (1903-1996)

Giovanni Pastrone, director, screenwriter, actor & film technician (1883-1959)
Mae Questel, actress & vocal artist (1908-1988)

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