John Herbert Frid(December 2, 1924 – April 13, 2012)
Jonathan Frid, best remembered for portraying vampire Barnabas Collins in the ABC television series Dark Shadows (1966-1971), died Friday, April 13 of natural causes at a hospital in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
George Rex Graham, founder of Graham’s Magazine,hired Edgar Allan Poe as a critic and editor in February 1841 at an annual salary of $800. The magazine was the first to publish Poe’s first detective story "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", Poe left Graham’s employ in April 1842 but still made occasional contributions.
Harold Clayton Lloyd, Sr.(April 20, 1893 – March 8, 1971)
Harold Lloyd was one of the most popular and influential film comedians of the silent film era along with Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton. Lloyd made nearly 200 comedy films, both silent and "talkies", between 1914 and 1947. He is best known for his "Glasses Character”. Lloyd provided encouragement and support for a number of younger actors, such as Debbie Reynolds, Robert Wagner, and Jack Lemmon.