Monthly Archives: February 2013

Louise Lovely: Australian Born Silent Film Actress

Louise Lovely (born Nellie Louise Alberti, February 28, 1895 – March 18, 1980) was the first Australian born motion picture actress to find success in America with sixty-one silent film titles to her credit.

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Joanne Woodward: Academy Award Winning Actress

Joanne Woodward (born February 27, 1930) is an American actress and producer of television and theatre. She is perhaps best known for her Academy Award-winning role in “The Three Faces of Eve” (1957). Joanne Woodward was married to Paul Newman … Continue reading

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Madeleine Carroll: Popular English Actress During the 1930s and ’40s

Madeleine Carroll (February 26, 1906 – October 2, 1987) was popular English actress during the 1930s and 1940s. At the peak of her success she was the highest paid actress in the world, earning a then staggering $250,000 in 1938. … Continue reading

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Jane Nigh

Bonnie Lenora “Jane” Nigh (February 25, 1925 – October 5, 1993) was an American actress who appeared in more than forty films and television shows, including “State Fair” (1945), “Give My Regards to Broadway” (1948) and “Rodeo” (1952).

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Elizabeth Taylor Wins Her Second Oscar (1967)

The 39th Academy Awards, hosted by Bob Hope and honoring the best in film for 1966, was held on April 10, 1967 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California. “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” was nominated for … Continue reading

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