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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Helen Hayes, actress (1900-1993)
Norman Lee, screenwriter & director (1898-1964)
William Forrest, actor (1902-1989)
Jean Howard, actress & photographer (1910-2000)
Lee Wilde, singer & actress (1922- ) 6 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

October 10 in history

680  Battle of Karbala: Hussain bin Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad, was decapitated by forces under Caliph Yazid I.

732  Battle of Tours… 650 more words


Oh, That's Today!

There were times when I’d be blathering along on some historical subject, and in a sudden epiphany realize, “and it happened today!” One time, displaying a before-and-after photo of the USS Maine in a lecture on the Spanish-American War, it dawned on me that the date was February 15, 1898–that very day. 355 more words

River Of January

If you rest...

If you rest, you rust. ~ Helen Hayes

My Classic Movie Pick: A Farewell to Arms

My movie pick for today is part of  the World War I  in Classic Film  Blogathon.  Please visit Movies Silently  and silent ology to read all of the fantastic bloggers and their posts about  films that have WWI as a major backdrop. 1,291 more words