Rest in Peace|Glenne Headly

Glenne Headly, the Emmy-nominated actress and originating member of the Steppenwolf Theatre company, passed away Thursday night at age 63. Her reps have confirmed this, but there's no cause of death to report at the moment.  She was in production on the Hulu series Future Man, and the show’s executives were notified last night of … Continue reading Rest in Peace|Glenne Headly

A Day in History| May Swenson

May Swenson was born Anna Thilda May Swenson on May 28, 1913, in Logan, Utah. Her parents were Swedish immigrants, and her father was a professor of mechanical engineering at Utah State University. English was her second language, her family having spoken mostly Swedish in their home. Influenced early on by Edgar Allan Poe, she … Continue reading A Day in History| May Swenson

A Day in History|Peggy Lee

Of Norwegian and Swedish ancestry, Peggy Lee was born Norma Deloris Egstrom in Jamestown, North Dakota, a farm town on the Great Plains, on May 26, 1920. She was the seventh of eight children born to Marvin Egstrom, a station agent for the Midland Continental Railroad, and Mrs. Egstrom, who died when the child was … Continue reading A Day in History|Peggy Lee

A Day in History| Nicole Brown Simpson

Nicole Brown Simpson was born in West Germany on May 19,1959 and grew up in Southern California. She married former NFL great O.J. Simpson in 1985, but filed for divorce in 1992. On June 13, 1994, Nicole and her friend Ron Goldman were found brutally murdered outside of her Los Angeles home, with her ex-husband quickly … Continue reading A Day in History| Nicole Brown Simpson

A Day in History|Eva Perón

Eva Perón was born on May 7,1919 and held the full name of   Eva Duarte de Perón, née María Eva Duarte, Her given name was actually Evita. She was born  in  Los Toldos, Argentina Buenos Aires. Eva was the  second wife of Argentine president, Juan Peron who, during her husband’s first term as president (1946–52), became a powerful … Continue reading A Day in History|Eva Perón

A Day in History| Adriana Caselotti

Adriana Hitchell Caselotti was born into an operatic family on MAY 6,1916- her father Guido, an immigrant from Italy, taught music in New York City, her mother Maria (from Naples) sang at the Royal Opera, and a sister Louise was a noted opera singer and voice teacher. She was 18 when Walt Disney personally chose … Continue reading A Day in History| Adriana Caselotti

Rest In Peace| Mary Tyler Moore

Mary Tyler Moore, whose witty and graceful performances on two top-rated television shows in the 1960s and ’70s helped define a new vision of American womanhood, died on Wednesday in Greenwich, Conn. She was 80.Her family said her death, at Greenwich Hospital, was caused by cardiopulmonary arrest after she had contracted pneumonia. Ms. Moore faced … Continue reading Rest In Peace| Mary Tyler Moore

A Moment In History| Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin born on Jan. 19,1943 She claimed the blues, soul, gospel, country and rock with unquestionable authority and verve, fearlessly inhabiting psychedelic guitar jams, back-porch roots and everything in between. Her volcanic performances left audiences stunned and speechless, while her sexual magnetism, world-wise demeanor and flamboyant style shattered every stereotype about female artists - … Continue reading A Moment In History| Janis Joplin

Rest In Peace| Zsa Zsa Gabor

Zsa Zsa Gabor is an actress and socialite famous for her bubbly, flirtatious persona -- referring to nearly everyone as "darling." She's been married nine times.Gabor was once renowned as "the most successful courtesan of the 20th century," and reportedly conducted romances with famous figures such as Sean Connery, Richard Burton, Frank Sinatra and even … Continue reading Rest In Peace| Zsa Zsa Gabor

Rest in Peace|Florence Henderson

  Florence Agnes Henderson was an American actress and singer with a career spanning six decades. She is best remembered for her starring role as matriarch Carol Brady on the ABC sitcom The Brady Bunch from 1969 to 1974. Henderson also appeared in film, as well as on stage, and hosted several long-running cooking and … Continue reading Rest in Peace|Florence Henderson

Rest In Peace| Afeni Shakur

The beloved mother of Tupac Shakur, Afeni Shakur, has died at the age of 69. The Marin County Sheriff’s Department in California (in North San Francisco Bay Area) confirmed Shakur died late Monday night [May 2, 2016]. Officials have not released a cause of death. Born Alice Faye Williams in Lumberton, North Carolina in 1947, … Continue reading Rest In Peace| Afeni Shakur

Rest In Peace|Chyna (Joan Marie Laurer)

According to IDBM, Chyna has been called "The First Lady of Sports Entertainment". Her accomplishments have gone far beyond the wrestling ring and far beyond anyone's expectations. Before exchanging body slams, modeling for top magazines and guest-starring on hundreds of shows, Chyna was a shy girl who was born in Rochester, New York. She spent most … Continue reading Rest In Peace|Chyna (Joan Marie Laurer)