Today is the 118th birthday of Fred Astaire. Naming his best work is pointless, it is all flawless. Naming one of my favorite pieces is
Today is the 122nd birthday of silent film star Rudolph Valentino. His rise to stardom and untimely death is as incredible as it is tragic and compelling.
Today is the 106th birthday of the original blonde bombshell: Jean Harlow. It is amazing to think that someone can die at 26 over 70 years
Today is the 91st birthday of Gore Vidal, the man that quipped: “Fifty percent of people won’t vote, and fifty percent don’t read newspapers. I hope
Today is the 120th birthday of the writer Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald. It should come as no surprise that I enjoy his work, his narratives, and
Today is the 99th birthday of the artist Jacob Lawrence. The first piece of his I ever saw is called “The Library,” when I was flipping