Archive for the 'DEATH' Category

HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

todayinhistory

MikeGracia1
MIKE GRACIA

See the source image

See the source image
Henry Jaynes Fonda (May 16, 1905 – August 12, 1982)

Henry Fonda had a career that spanned five decades on
Broadway and in Hollywood. Fonda cultivated a strong,
appealing screen image in several films now considered
to be classics.

Fonda made his mark early as a Broadway actor and made
his Hollywood film debut in 1935. He rose to film stardom
with performances in such films as; Jezebel (1938), Jesse
James
(1939), and Young Mr. Lincoln (1939). His career
further progressed with his portrayal of
Tom Joad in The
Grapes of Wrath
(1940), receiving a nomination for the
Academy Award for Best Actor.

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image
1981

posted by Bob Karm in Academy awards,Actress,ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,DEATH,HISTORY,President,Puppets,Singers,TV series and have No Comments

ACTOR FRED WARD HAS DIED AT AGE 79

See the source image

See the source image
Freddie Joe Ward (December 30, 1942 – May 8, 2022)

NEW YORK (AP) — Fred Ward, a veteran actor who brought a
gruff tenderness to tough-guy roles in such films as "The Right
Stuff," "The Player" and "Tremors," has died.

Ward died Sunday, his publicist Ron Hofmann said Friday. No
cause or place of death was disclosed per the family’s wishes.

See the source image

See the source image
     1983

See the source image


    1990

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,CURRENT EVENTS,DEATH,HISTORY,MOVIES,THEN AND NOW and have No Comments

HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

today in history

camilleb ap
CAMILLE
BOHANNON

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image
Irving Berlin
(May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989)


Irving Berlin was a American composer, songwriter
and lyricist. His music forms a great part of the
Great American Songbook.

He wrote hundreds of songs, many becoming major
hits, which made him famous before he turned thirty.

During his 60-year career he wrote an estimated 1,500
songs, including the scores for 20 original Broadway
shows and 15 original Hollywood films, with his songs
nominated eight times for Academy Awards.

Many songs became popular themes and anthems,
including "Alexander’s Ragtime Band", "Easter Parade",
"
Puttin’ on the Ritz", "Cheek to Cheek", and 
"
White Christmas",


See the source image

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,Chess,Composer,Computer,DEATH,HISTORY,MUSIC,Pentagon,Reggae,WAR and have No Comments

COUNTRY SINGER HAS DIED AT 86

Mickey Gilley

See the source image
Mickey Leroy Gilley (March 9, 1936 – May 7, 2022)

(CBS) – Country star Mickey Gilley, whose namesake Texas
honky-tonk inspired the 1980 film "Urban Cowboy" and a
nationwide wave of Western-themed nightspots, has died.

Gilley died Saturday in Branson, Missouri, where he helped
run the Mickey Gilley Grand Shanghai Theatre. He had been
performing as recently as last month, but was in failing health
over the past week. His death was announced by Jeff Wagner,
mayor of Pasadena, Texas.

What Am I Living For Songs Download - Free Online Songs @ JioSaavn

posted by Bob Karm in Album,Country music,CURRENT EVENTS,DEATH,HISTORY,Musician,Singers and have No Comments

AIRSHIP DISASTER ON THIS DAY IN 1937

See the source image

The airship Hindenburg, the largest dirigible ever built and the
pride of
Nazi Germany, burst into flames upon touching its
mooring mast in Lakehurst,
New Jersey, killing 36 passengers
and crew-members, on May 6, 1937.
 

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image

See the source image

posted by Bob Karm in Air disaster,AIRSHIP,ANNIVERSARY,DEATH,HISTORY,Nazi Germany,NEWSPAPER and have No Comments