History |Gloria Stuart

Gloria Stuart was born on a dining room table on 4th Street in Santa Monica, California on July 4, 1910. Her early roles as a performing artist were in plays she produced in her home as a young girl. She was the star of her senior class play at Santa Monica High School in 1927. … Continue reading History |Gloria Stuart

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A Day in History| Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe was born as Norma Jeane Mortenson (later baptized as Norma Jeane Baker) on June 1, 1926, in Los Angeles, California. During her all-too-brief life, Marilyn Monroe overcame a difficult childhood to become one of the world's biggest and most enduring sex symbols. She never knew her father, and once thought Clark Gable to … Continue reading A Day in History| Marilyn Monroe

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| Patricia Elliott dies at 77

Patricia Elliott starred in the original production of Sondheim's 'A Little Night Music' and appeared for more than two decades on the soap 'One Life to Live.' Patricia Elliott, who won a Tony Award on her Broadway musical debut and went on to star opposite David Bowie in The Elephant Man and spend 23 years aboard the … Continue reading Rest in Peace| Patricia Elliott dies at 77