Archive for the ‘100th Birthday – 1910-2010’ Category

Constance Cummings’ 100th Birthday

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Constance Cummings

 

 

 

AMERICAN ACTRESS

 

  • BORN: May 15, 1910, Seattle, Washington
  • DIED: November 23, 2005, Oxfordshire, England
  • CAUSE OF DEATH: Unknown
  • BURIAL: Cremated, ashes given to family

 

 

Click below to see Constance Cummings in scenes from Blithe Spirit (1945)

 

 

 

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Richard Conte’s 100th Birthday

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Richard Conte

 

  

AMERICAN ACTOR

 

 

Click below for a scene from The Blue Gardenia (1953)

 

 

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Akira Kurosawa’s 100th Birthday

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Akira Kurosawa

 

 

JAPANESE DIRECTOR

 

 

Trailer for Ran

 

 

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Claire Trevor’s 100th Birthday

Monday, March 8th, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Claire Trevor

 

 

AMERICAN ACTRESS

 

  • BORN: March 8, 1910, New York City, New York
  • DIED: April 8, 2000, Newport Beach, California
  • CAUSE OF DEATH: Respiratory ailments
  • BURIAL: Ashes scattered at sea

 

Click below to watch Claire Trevor in a scene from Dead End (1937)

 

 

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David Niven’s 100th Birthday

Monday, March 1st, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

David Niven

 

 

 

British-born Actor

 

 

Click below to see David Niven in The Bishop’s Wife (1947)

 

 

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Joan Bennett’s 100th Birthday

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Joan Bennett

 

 

AMERICAN ACTRESS

 

 

Click below to watch Joan Bennett in a scene from “Scarlet Street” (1945) 

 

 

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Dorothy Janis’ 100th Birthday

Friday, February 19th, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Dorothy Janis

 

 

AMERICAN ACTRESS

 

BORN: February 19, 1910, Dallas, Texas

 

Currently living in Arizona

 

Click below to watch Dorothy Janis and Ramon Novarro in a scene from “The Pagan” (1929)

 

 

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Michael Kanin’s 100th Birthday

Monday, February 1st, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Michael Kanin

 

Kanin won an Oscar (along with his wife Fay Kanin) for

Best Screenplay for “Woman of the Year” (1942) 

 

AMERICAN SCREENWRITER

 

  • BORN: February 1, 1910, Rochester, New York
  • DIED: March 12, 1993, Los Angeles, California
  • CAUSE OF DEATH: Unknown
  • BURIAL: Hollywood Forever Cemetery, New Beth Olam, Corr T-J-1-3, Crypt 4762

 

 

Click below to see the trailer for “Woman of the Year”

 

 

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Irene Sharaff’s 100th Birthday

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Irene Sharaff

 

 

AMERICAN COSTUME DESIGNER

 

  • BORN: January 23, 1910, Boston, Massachusetts
  • DIED: Auguts 10, 1993, New York City, New York
  • CAUSE OF DEATH: Unknown
  • BURIAL: Unknown

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Dizzy Dean’s 100th Birthday

Saturday, January 16th, 2010

100th BIRTHDAY

Dizzy Dean

 

 

 

AMERICAN BASEBALL PLAYER

 

 

Click below to see Dizzy Dean pitch

 

 

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