A round-up including classic movie TV alerts for the entire weekend. TCM Summer Under the Stars Groucho Marx, plus Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and Patricia Neal. Today’s birthdays: Donald Hall in 1867; Francis Ford in 1881; Anita King in 1884; Robert Woolsey in 1888; J. Walter Ruben in 1899; Ethelind Terry in 1899; Millard Mitchell in 1903; Andrea Leeds in 1914; Cobina Wright in 1921; and David Holt in 1927.
Classic Movie Daily is Cliff Aliperti's daily old movie diary. Daily posts include a list of "birthdays" for Silent and Golden Age movie stars; TV tips and recommendations for Turner Classic Movies and other classic networks; Warner Archive and other DVD release notes; and Cliff's Notes on the day.
A round-up including site notes and TV alerts. Today’s birthdays: Beryl Mercer in 1876; Mary Duncan in 1895; Bert Lahr in 1895; Regis Toomey in 1898; Alfred Hitchcock in 1899; Charles “Buddy” Rogers in 1904; Barbara Bennett in 1906; Mabel Todd in 1907; Gene Raymond in 1908; John Beal in 1909; Rita Johnson in 1913; June Brewster in 1913; Gloria Dickson in 1916; and Neville Brand in 1920.
A round-up including site notes and TV alerts. Plus the “Mount Rushmore of Film Directors” at the Classic Film and TV Cafe. Today’s birthdays: Cecil B. DeMille in 1881; Pauline Frederick in 1883; Arthur Aylesworth in 1883; Gus Van in 1887; Alfred Lunt in 1892; Oskar Homolka in 1898; Kenneth Hawks in 1898; Joe Besser in 1907; Jane Wyatt in 1910; Cantinflas in 1911; Samuel Fuller in 1912; Marjorie Reynolds in 1917; Olympe Bradna in 1920; John Derek in 1926; and Douglas Croft in 1926.
A round-up including site notes and TCM’s Joan Crawford Summer Under the Stars. Today’s birthdays: William Christie Miller in 1843; Hugh Herbert in 1884; Sam Warner in 1887; Henry O’Neill in 1891; Alan Crosland in 1894; Edith Johnson in 1894; Harry Richman in 1895; Walter Lang in 1896; Jack Haley in 1897; Norma Shearer in 1902; Curt Siodmak in 1902; Wesley Barry in 1907; Alexander D’Arcy in 1908; Noah Beery Jr. in 1913; Rhonda Fleming in 1923; and Martha Hyer in 1924.
A round-up including classic movie TV alerts for the entire weekend. TCM Summer Under the Stars Katharine Hepburn. Today’s birthdays: Phillips Smalley in 1875; Greta Meyer in 1883; Billie Burke in 1884; Gordon Harker in 1885; Sydney Howard in 1885; Irene Purcell in 1896; Ann Harding in 1901; Nicholas Ray in 1911; June Travis in 1914; Jane Adams in 1918; and Carl Switzer (“Alfalfa”) in 1927.
A round-up including site notes and today’s birthdays: Leo Carrillo in 1881; Louella Parsons in 1881; Hoot Gibson in 1892; Dick Purcell in 1908; Lucille Ball in 1911; Dorothy Dare in 1911; Pamela Blake in 1915; Robert Mitchum in 1917; Jacqueline Laurent in 1918; Ella Raines in 1920; Jackie Kelk in 1923; and Barbara Bates in 1925.
A round-up including site notes and TCM’s Fred Astaire Summer Under the Stars. Today’s birthdays: Robert G. Vignola in 1882; Reginald Owen in 1887; Emanuel Cohen in 1892; John Huston in 1906; Robert Taylor in 1911; Anita Colby in 1914; David Brian in 1914; Mickey Shaughnessy in 1920; and Joan Weldon in 1933.
A round-up including site notes and TCM’s Teresa Wright Summer Under the Stars. Today’s birthdays: Gustav von Seyffertitz in 1863; Harry Lauder in 1870; Fletcher Norton in 1877; William Keighley in 1889; Paul Graetz in 1889; Bobby Howes in 1895; Joseph Calleia in 1897; Hugh O’Connell in 1898; Louis Armstrong in 1901; Helen Kane in 1904; Theodore Newton in 1904; Anita Page in 1910; Patricia Dane in 1919; and Betty Jean Hainey in 1924.
A round-up including site notes and TCM’s Adolphe Menjou Summer Under the Stars. Today’s birthdays: W.K.L. Dickson in 1860; Hans Joby in 1884; Dolores Del Rio in 1904; Adrienne Ames in 1907; Louise Platt in 1915; Marilyn Maxwell in 1920; Jean Hagen in 1923; and Gordon Scott in 1926.
A round-up including classic movie TV alerts for the entire weekend. TCM Summer Under the Stars begins with days dedicated to Gene Tierney and Olivia de Havilland. An appreciation of The Wild Man of Borneo (1941). Today’s birthdays: Clarence Kolb in 1874; Vera Sisson in 1891; James Flood in 1895; Paul “Mousie” Garner in 1909; Rose Stradner in 1913; Josette Day in 1914; Percy Herbert in 1920; and Don Murray in 1929.