1913 – He was born this year in Chicago. 1930 – He sang before a crowd of 5,000 at The Merry Garden Ballroom to such enthusiastic applause that he ended up performing five encores on his first night. 1937 – His next big break came when he replaced Perry Como in the Freddy ..
1927 – Born on February 15th in Chicago, Illinois. American actor and comedian. 1960 – His first classic characterization was provided for "The Flintstones" wherein he was the distinctively snooty voice of The Great Gazoo, a little helmeted space man from the future consigned to the Earth’s past in punishment for his crimes. ..
1913 – He was born this year in Brooklyn. He spent his early youth attending PS 149 in East New York. He continued on to Thomas Jefferson High School, although he never graduated. 1935 – He made his film debut, a comedy short subject, entitled Moon Over Manhattan. 1940 – He starred ..
1934 – Born in Toledo, Ohio, USA on the 1st of July. 1950 – He became a regular on The Red Skelton Show before graduating to second banana with Harvey Korman on The Danny Kaye Show. 1955 – Farr’s first film roles were, he appeared as a student in Blackboard Jungle and as a fruit ..
1921 – Born on January 21st in Seattle, Washington. Carol Channing is a Broadway star with a raspy, often imitated voice and extravagant style who has been described as Ethel Merman, "only more so". 1941 – Channing made her Broadway debut in Let’s Face It, a musical starring Danny Kaye and Eve Arden. 1950 – ..
1922 – Born on the 31st of October in New York City. 1945 – Appeared in the Broadway production of Deep Are The Roots, winning a New York Drama Critics Award for best actress. 1946 – Signed a contract with RKO Studios. 1947 – Bel Geddes’s film debut was opposite Henry Fonda in The Long ..
1908 – Born in Mill Valley, California on the 30th of April. 1934 – Eve Arden’s Broadway debut came, when she was cast in that year’s Ziegfeld Follies revue. 1937 – Her film career began in earnest when she appeared in the films Oh Doctor and Stage Door. 1939 – She also performed some acrobatics ..
1942 – born-April 27- in Tulsa, Oklahoma- Jim Keltner is a distinguished session drummer who has contributed to the work of many well-known artists. 1960’s – As a percussionist, Keltner started out in jazz, some of his early work being with (Jerry Lewis’s son) Gary Lewis and the Playboys. 1971 – He is featured on Carly ..