Archive for December 28th, 2008

Lew Ayres Birthday…

Sunday, December 28th, 2008

Happy 100th Birthday

Lew Ayres!





  •  BORN: December 28, 1908, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • DIED: December 30, 1996, Los Angeles, California
  • CAUSE OF DEATH: Complications from a coma
  • BURIAL: Westwood Village Memorial Park, Section D



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Obit…Robert Graham

Sunday, December 28th, 2008


Robert Graham, L.A. sculptor, dies at 70


 Robert Graham and Angelica Huston

 Robert Graham and Angelica Huston


The artist designed major civic monuments throughout the country. His legacy is visible all over L.A.


By Suzanne Muchnic and Cara Mia DiMassa
Los Angeles Times
December 28, 2008


Robert Graham, a Los Angeles sculptor with a towering public presence who designed major civic monuments across the nation, died Saturday at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, his friend Roy Doumani said. Graham, who had been ill for about six months, was 70.    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)