Monthly Archives: May 2013

Elaine Stewart a 1950s actress, model, and pin-up girl

Elaine Stewart (May 31, 1930 – June 27, 2011) was an American actress and model who as a “second-tier” MGM star appearing in a number of films during the 1950s including “Brigadoon” (1954), “The Adventures of Hajji Baba” (1954), and … Continue reading

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Bob Hope

Bob Hope (May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003) was an English-born American comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, author, and athlete who appeared on Broadway, in vaudeville, movies, television, and on the radio. Hope was noted for his numerous United … Continue reading

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Martha Vickers popular supporting actress during the 1940s

Martha Vickers (May 28, 1925 – November 2, 1971) was an American television and film actress. Vickers played minor roles in several films during the early 1940s, and by the end of the decade she had progressed to featured supporting … Continue reading

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Joan Collins – an actress, author, and columnist

Joan Collins was born May 23, 1933 in London, England. A British actress, author and columnist known for her sultry roles in several popular films, including “The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing” (1955) and “Rally ‘Round the Flag, Boys!” … Continue reading

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Laurence Olivier one of the greatest actors of the 20th Century

Laurence Olivier (May 1907 – 11 July 1989) was considered by many to be the greatest actor of the 20th century. The British actor, director, and producer was nominated for twelve Academy Awards, winning twice for Best Actor and Best … Continue reading

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