American film actor, director, producer, composer, and politician Clint Eastwood turns 82 today. Born in San Francisco, Clint started his career as a supporting actor on the television series Rawhide. From there Clint was asked to join on to an Italian-made Western called A Fistful of Dollars after one of his co-actors on Rawhide declined. […]
Famous funnyman Bob Hope would have turned 109 today. He appeared in numerous movies, plays, and shows. Hope also stood out for his humanitarian work, especially toward the military. He appeared at 199 known U.S.O. shows, and was later honored by the U.S. Congress as ‘the first and only honorary veteran of the U.S. Armed […]
In the 60s, Bob Dylan managed to speak to a culture that did not want to be spoken to. In that same stroke, he managed to plead their case in the kangaroo court that was the 60s. His narrative and poetic commentaries proved evocative, genius, progressive, and prescient. He’s most certainly one of the few […]
Had he been alive today, Laurence Olivier, English actor, director, and producer, would have celebrated his 105th Birthday today. Universally revered, Olivier placed 14th for males in AFI’s ‘100 Years…100 Stars’.