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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

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William Demarest, actor (1892-1983)

Edward S. Brophy, actor, voice artist & comedian (1895-1960)
Ian Keith, actor (1899-1960)
Reginald Gardiner, actor (1903-1980)
Franchot Tone, actor (1905-1968)
Joan Bennett, actress (1910-1990)
Dick Crockett, actor, stunt performer, stunt coordinator, producer & director (1915-1979)
Joanne Woodward, actress (1930- )
Elizabeth Taylor, actress (1932-2011)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

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Joan Bennett, actress (1910-1990)
See Joan Bennett today in Desraeli (1929) at 8:45AM (ET)

William Demarest, actor (1892-1983)
Edward S. Brophy, actor, voice artist & comedian (1895-1960)
Franchot Tone, actor (1905-1968)
Joanne Woodward, actress (1930- )
Elizabeth Taylor, actress (1932-2011)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

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Joanne Woodward, actress (1930- )

William Demarest, actor (1892-1983)
Edward S. Brophy, actor, voice artist & comedian (1895-1960)
Franchot Tone, actor (1905-1968)
Joan Bennett, actress (1910-1990)
Elizabeth Taylor, actress (1932-2011)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

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Ramon Navarro & Lupe Valez in Laughing Boy (1934) directed by W.S. Field

W.S. Van Dyke, director (1889-1943)
TCM will be showing several films directed by W.S. Van Dyke in honor of his birthday:
The Pagan (1929) 2:30PM (ET) 6:00AM (ET)
Night Court (1932) 7:30AM (ET)
Eskimo (1933) 9:15AM (ET)
Laughing Boy (1934) 11:15AM (ET)
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) 12:45PM (ET)
I Live My Life (1935) 2:30PM (ET)
Love on the Run (1936) 4:15PM (ET)
Cairo (1942) 5:45PM (ET)
Note: I Live My Life and Love on the Run stars another March birthday star, Joan Crawford, whose birthday will be on March 23rd.  Another special note is that Love on the Run also stars Joan’s husband at the time, Franchot Tone.  He and Joan were married from 1935 to their divorce in 1939.

Florenz Ziegfeld, Broadway impresario (1867-1932)
Virginia Weidler, actress (1927-1968)

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

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Franchot Tone, actor (1905-1968)

William Demarest, actor (1892-1983)
Joan Bennett (1910-1990)
Joanne Woodward, actress (1930- )
Elizabeth Taylor, actress (1932-2011)

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