Frances Farmer (1913-1970). Studied drama at the University of Washington, Seattle. In 1935, she went to Hollywood where she secured a seven-year contract with Paramount.  By the end of 1936, she was one of the most talked about new stars, largely by virtue of her loan-out to Goldwyn for the dual role of mother and daughter in "Come and Get It" (1936).(Source: Wikipedia and IMDb)

Frances Farmer (1913-1970). Studied drama at the University of Washington, Seattle. In 1935, she went to Hollywood where she secured a seven-year contract with Paramount. By the end of 1936, she was one of the most talked about new stars, largely by virtue of her loan-out to Goldwyn for the dual role of mother and daughter in "Come and Get It" (1936).(Source: Wikipedia and IMDb)

August 12 – d. Henry Fonda, American actor (b. 1905) If you haven't watched "The Grapes of Wrath" please do, and see how bad it can get during a Depression....

August 12 – d. Henry Fonda, American actor (b. 1905) If you haven't watched "The Grapes of Wrath" please do, and see how bad it can get during a Depression....

Elizabeth Taylor  .....  1932-2011 British-American actress. Started acting at age 10 and spanned for 51 years. "National Velvet" 1944, "Father of the Bride" 1950, "Butterfield 8" 1960, "Cleopatra" 1963, "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" 1966. Ranked seventh all time Greatest Female Actors by the American Film Institute. Noted for marriages to Mike Todd, Eddie Fisher and mostly Richard Burton.

Elizabeth Taylor ..... 1932-2011 British-American actress. Started acting at age 10 and spanned for 51 years. "National Velvet" 1944, "Father of the Bride" 1950, "Butterfield 8" 1960, "Cleopatra" 1963, "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" 1966. Ranked seventh all time Greatest Female Actors by the American Film Institute. Noted for marriages to Mike Todd, Eddie Fisher and mostly Richard Burton.

Katharine Hepburn  Late 60's, had to be around the time she made "Guess Whose Coming to Dinner", love this pic of her.

Katharine Hepburn Late 60's, had to be around the time she made "Guess Whose Coming to Dinner", love this pic of her.

NATALIE WOOD. Born: July 20, 1938 in San Francisco, CA, USA. Died: Nov 29, 1981 (age 43) from Drowning & other undetermined factors, in Santa Catalina Island, CA, USA. Natalie married Robert Wagner twice which were highly publicized. Known for, "West Side Story" (1961), "Rebel Without a Cause" (1955), "From Here to Eternity" (1979) for which she won a Golden Globe Award.

NATALIE WOOD. Born: July 20, 1938 in San Francisco, CA, USA. Died: Nov 29, 1981 (age 43) from Drowning & other undetermined factors, in Santa Catalina Island, CA, USA. Natalie married Robert Wagner twice which were highly publicized. Known for, "West Side Story" (1961), "Rebel Without a Cause" (1955), "From Here to Eternity" (1979) for which she won a Golden Globe Award.

Actress Hedy Lamarr was also a mathematician and the inventor of frequency hopping spread spectrum, a technology still used for bluetooth and wifi.  Thanks to LGBT Equality World Wide for the share!

Actress Hedy Lamarr was also a mathematician and the inventor of frequency hopping spread spectrum, a technology still used for bluetooth and wifi. Thanks to LGBT Equality World Wide for the share!

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