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Bathing Beauty Alexis Smith (2)

  Bathing Beauty Alexis Smith (2) The beautiful Canadian born actress appeared in several major Hollywood movies in the 1940s and had a notable career on Broadway in the 1970s, winning a Tony Award in 1972.

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Joseph Cotten a leading Hollywood actor of the 1940s

Joseph Cotten (May 15, 1905 – February 6, 1994) A film, stage and television actor, Cotten achieved prominence on Broadway, starring in the original stage productions of The Philadelphia Story and Sabrina Fair. He first gained worldwide fame in the … Continue reading

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Lynn Baggett had roles in twenty four movies from 1941-1951

Lynn Baggett (May 10, 1923 – March 22, 1960) American actress had roles in twenty-four movies in her brief ten year Hollywood career (1941-1951), including roles in “D.O.A.” (1950), “The Flame and the Arrow” (1950) and “The Time of Their … Continue reading

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Tyrone Power Jr. appeared in dozens of films from the 1930s to the 1950s

Tyrone Power, Jr. (May 5, 1914 – November 15, 1958), was an American film and stage actor who appeared in dozens of films from the 1930s to the 1950s, often in swashbuckler roles or romantic leads. A matinee idol known … Continue reading

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Mary Astor a Hollywood Film Actress and Academy Award Winner

Mary Astor (May 3, 1906 – September 25, 1987) was an American actress best remembered for her role as Brigid O’Shaughnessy in “The Maltese Falcon” (1941) with Humphrey Bogart. Astor began her long motion picture career as a teenager in … Continue reading

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