Archive for September 19th, 2012

IT WAS ON TELEVISION THIS DAY IN 1955

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From left: Frank Sinatra and Paul Newman and Eva Marie Saint in the ‘Producer’s Showcase’ presentation of “Our Town” on NBC-TV.

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A POST CARD FROM HOLLYWOOD

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Bing Crosby’s home at Toluca Lake

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ADAM WEST TURNED 84 TODAY

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Adam West, born William West Anderson in Walla Walla, Washington, is
best known for his lead role in the Batman ABC television series from 
1966 to 1968 and the 1966 Batman feature film. 

 

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TWIGGY IS ONLY 63 TODAY

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Lesley Lawson Hornby, widely known as Twiggy, was a prominent
British teenage model of the swinging sixties.

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July 1967 issue

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LONG RUNNING WESTERN BEGAN ON THIS DAY IN 1962

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The 90-minute weekly Western television series was broadcast
on
NBC from 1962–1971. Third longest running behind Bonanza
and Gunsmoke.

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James Drury turned 78 in April

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