Monthly Archives: June 2011

Madge Bellamy

Madge Bellamy (June 30, 1899 – January 24, 1990) was an American film actress who was a popular leading lady in the 1920s and early 1930s. Bellamy’s best known films include “Love Never Dies” (1921), “Lorna Doone” (1922), and “The … Continue reading

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Lena Horne – actress, singer, dancer, and civil rights activist.

The beautiful Lena Horne (June 30, 1917 – May 9, 2010) was an American actress, singer, dancer, and civil rights activist. Horne joined the chorus of the Cotton Club at the age of sixteen and became a nightclub performer before … Continue reading

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Camille Clifford

  Camilla Antoinette Clifford (June 29, 1885 – June 28, 1971) was a Belgian-born stage actress and the most famous model for the “Gibson Girl” illustrations. Her towering coiffure and hourglass figure defined the Gibson Girl style.    

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Silent Still: Douglas Fairbanks Sr. and Billie Dove in “The Black Pirate” (1926)

  Douglas Fairbanks Sr. and Billie Dove in “The Black Pirate” (1926)  

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Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth – LIFE Magazine Covers

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