"Darkly handsome British film and television actor Richard Greene (1918-1985) was a matinee idol of the late 1930’s who appeared in more than 40 films. He was perhaps best known for the lead role in the long-running British TV series The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955-1960)." #vintage #British #actors #handsome_man #1930s #1940s #movies
May 27th, 2011 - Jeff Conaway, American actor died at 60. Jeffrey Charles William Michael "Jeff" Conaway (b. 1950) was an American actor best known for his roles in the movie Grease and two US television series, Taxi and Babylon 5. Conaway was also featured in the first and second season of the reality television series, Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew. An autopsy revealed that the actor died of various causes including pneumonia and encephalopathy attributable to drug overdoses.
Fanny Brice reading. New York circa 1922. 5x7 glass negative, George Grantham Bain Collection. Brice (1891–1951) was a popular and influential American illustrated song model, comedian, singer, theater and film actress. Known as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Headlined the Ziegfeld Follies from 1910 to 1911 and 1921 into the 1930s. In the 1921 Follies, she was featured singing “My Man” which became both a big hit and her signature song.