Monthly Archives: March 2011

Carmen Miranda the “Brazilian Bombshell”

  Carmen Miranda, (February 9, 1909 – August 5, 1955) nicknamed the “Brazilian Bombshell”, was a Portuguese born Brazilian samba singer, entertainer, Broadway actress, and Hollywood film star popular during the 1940′s and 50′s.

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Bebe Daniels

  Bebe Daniels (January 14, 1901 – March 16, 1971) was an American actress, singer, dancer, writer and producer. She began her career in Hollywood during the silent movie era as a child actress, became a star in musicals like … Continue reading

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Jitterbugs (1943)

  “Jitterbugs” (1943) was a 20th Century Fox movie starring Laurel and Hardy (Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy), and Vivian Blaine.  

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Gloria Swanson – Silent Film Actress and Fashion Icon

  Gloria Swanson (March 27, 1899 – April 4, 1983) was an American actress who was most prominent during the silent film era as both an actress and a fashion icon.

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Elizabeth Taylor

ELIZABETH TAYLOR Feb 27, 1932 – March 23, 2011 Elizabeth Taylor   Elizabeth Taylor, Academy Award winning actress, aids activist, beauty and fashion icon, died this morning at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California from congestive heart failure. … Continue reading

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