Arthur Unger collection of recorded interviews [sound recording]


Arthur Unger collection of recorded interviews [sound recording]

This collection contains the tapes of Mr. Unger's interviews with television, film and stage celebrities. Most of the interviews were made from 1965 through 1998 for use in conjunction with Unger's article writing activites. They include interviews of Alfred Hitchcock, Al Pacino, Buzz Aldrin, Alfre Woodard, the Beach Boys, Isaac Asimov, Bette Davis, Connie Chung, Derek Jacobi, Glenda Jackson, Helen Hayes, Muhammad Ali, Lucille Ball, Tom Brokaw, Redd Foxx, Katharine Hepburn, Bill Moyers, Tony Orlando, and many others. Also includes copies of recorded press conferences.



SNAC Resource ID: 6316785

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Purcell, Sarah J. (person)

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Truffaut, Francois (person)

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Sacks, Michael (person)

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Kane, Dennis (person)

Holbrook, Hal (person)

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Rashad, Felicia (person)

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Klein, Paul (person)

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Wagner, Alan (person)

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Dullea, Keir, 1936-.... (person)

Yellin, Linda. (person)

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Small, Neva (person)

Ives, David (person)

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Engel, Charles (person)

Venza, Jac (person)

Robertson, Cliff (person)

Davis, Roger, 1943- (person)

Pauley, Jane, 1950- (person)

Reeves, Richard (person)

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Chamberlain, Richard (person)

Strauss, Peter, 1947-.... (person)

Shmertz, Herb (person)

Jones, Davy, 1946- (person)

Baddeley, Hermione, 1908- (person)

Michaels, Lorin (person)

Rubenstein, John (person)

Fine, Sylvia (person)

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Dzundza, George (person)

Good, Donald (person)

Black, Karen, 1939-2013 (person)

Reiner, Rob (person)

Frost, David Duane (person)

De Young, Cliff (person)

Golden, Rose (person)

T. Allen (person)

Chandler, Robert (person)

Leachman, Cloris (person)

Reilly, Jack, 1932- (person)

McCoulough, David (person)

Drake, Carol (person)

Johnson, Celia, 1908-1982 (person)

Epithet: actress British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001027.0x00025b ...

Robards, Jason (person)

Lindsay, John V. (person)

Epithet: Archdeacon of Lismore British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000443.0x0000c4 Title: Earl of Crawford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000443.0x0000cf Epithet: trade union official British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000443.0x0000c6 Epithet: Colo...

Léaud, Jean-Pierre, 1944- (person)

Cox, Nell (person)

Falana, Lola (person)

Leahy, Frank, 1908-1973 (person)

Head football coach, University of Notre Dame, 1941-1953. From the description of Papers, 1941-1974. (University of Notre Dame). WorldCat record id: 23380861 ...

Cheever, John (person)

John Cheever was an American novelist and short-story writer. From the description of John Cheever collection of papers, 1942-1982. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 86164222 From the guide to the John Cheever collection of papers, 1942-1982, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) John Cheever (1912-1982) was an American writer. From the description of John Cheever journals, ...

Dobins, Lloyd (person)

Douglas, Michael, 1944-.... (person)

Large, Brian (person)

Fawcett, Farrah, 1947-2009 (person)

Hurt, John, 1940-.... (person)

Fanning, David (person)

Nicholson, Jack (person)

Quintero, José (person)

York, Michael, 1939-.... (person)

Bucher-Jones, Simon (person)

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Newman, Barry, 1938-... (person)

Plowright, Joan (person)

Carpenter, Karen, 1950-1983 (person)

Prine, Andrew (person)

Stevens, Connie, 1938- (person)

Ann-Margret, 1941-... (person)

Minelli, Liza (person)

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Jensen, Carl (person)

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Irving, R. (person)

Vonnegut, Kurt (person)

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Jennings, Peter, 1938-2005 (person)

Jones, Shirley, 1934-, Mar 31 (person)

Jones was born in Smithson, PA, Mar. 31, 1934; made her Broadway debut in South Pacific (1953) and her motion picture debut in Oklahoma! (1956); won an Academy Award for her role in Elmer Gantry (1960); did a four year run on the musical sitcom The Partridge family (1970-74); her numerous credits include Carousel (1956), The music man (1962), and The Cheyenne social club (1970). From the description of Collection of scripts for television, motion pictures, and stage, 1942-1980. (Univ...

Jordan, Richard, 1877-1925 (person)

Schneider, Tom (person)

Morris, Greg (person)

Hartz, Jim (person)

Lawrence, Vicki, 1949- (person)

Olivier, Laurence, 1907- (person)

Wild, Jonathan, 1682?-1725 (person)

Dolan, Charles (person)

Snyder, John (person)

The ledgers provide very little concrete information about John Snyder except for that he was a blacksmith most likely living in the Augusta County area during the 1850s and 1860s. The 1860 census lists a J. Snyder living in Augusta County who is married to S. Snyder, with two children: W. H. and J. A. Snyder. The 1860 census, along with the 1899 Augusta County Business Directory, also lists J. Snyder as a blacksmith. Additionally, a genealogy site documenting the Sheets family of P...

Howard, Ron, 1954-.... (person)

Pacino, Al, 1940-.... (person)

Al Pacino, stage and film actor, was born in New York, N.Y., April 25, 1940. Since the release of the first GODFATHER film in 1972, which made him famous, Al Pacino has played lead roles in films (DOG DAY AFTERNOON, SERPICO, SCARFACE) and on stage (RICHARD III, AMERICAN BUFFALO, THE BASIC TRAINING OF PAVLO HUMMEL). From the guide to the Interview with Al Pacino, 1975, (The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.) Al Pacino, stage and film actor, wa...

Edwards, Vince, 1928- (person)

Conrad, Bob (person)

Rudd, Hughes (person)

Down, Lesley-Anne (person)

Curtis, Tony, 1925-2010 (person)

Curtis was born Bernard Schwartz on June 3, 1925 in Bronx, NY; served in navy during WWII; theatrical training and professional debut in NY; signed to films by Universal, 1949; became a star by 1951; by the late 1950s Curtis had broadened his range from swashbuckling hero to dramatic actor, in films such as Sweet smell of success and The defiant ones, and comedy star, in Some like it hot; married to Janet Leigh, 1951-1962; starred in the early '70s TV series The persuaders; author of novel, Kid ...

Herrmann, Ed (person)

Crosby, Kathryn, 1933- (person)

Weldon, Hugh (person)

Conti, John (person)

Fannon, Peter (person)

Wallace, Mike, 1918-2012 (person)

Television newscaster and newspaper columnist. From the description of Mike Wallace papers, 1956-1963. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34420098 Broadcast journalist; CBS News correspondent; co-founder and correspondent on CBS 60 Minutes news program since 1968. From the description of Mike Wallace CBS/60 Minutes sound recording series, 1939-1990s. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 85778885 From the description of Mike Wallace CB...

Newton-John, Olivia (person)

Cassidy, David, 1950- (person)

Blake, Robert, 1933-... (person)

Sands, Paul Francis (person)

Jillian, Ann (person)

Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (person)

Mikhail Baryshnikov (1948- ) is a Russian-American dancer, choreographer and actor. Born in Riga, he received his early training at the Vaganova Academy in Leningrad. He joined the Kirov ballet in 1967. Recognizing his talent, Soviet choreographers soon began creating works for him. In 1974 while on tour with the Bolshoi ballet, Baryshnikov moved to Canada and joined the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. After appearing as a guest artist with several companies, he began dancing with the New Yo...

Van Peebles, Melvin, 1932-.... (person)

Melvin Van Peebles, playwright and composer. From the description of Aint supposed to die a natural death : typescript, 2004. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 79467995 ...

Taylor, Kate, 1949- (person)

Ullmann, Liv (person)

Carson, Johnny, 1925-2005 (person)

Television personality. Full name: John William Carson. From the description of Johnny Carson papers, 1970-1992. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983824 Biographical Note 1925, Oct. 23 Born, Corning, Iowa 1942 1945 Served in the U.S. Navy abo...

Wald, Dick (person)

Gurfein, Jack (person)

Dickinson, Angie (person)

Linden, Hal (person)

Shepherd, Cybill, 1950-.... (person)

Bolin, Lynn (person)

Sparks, John S. (person)

Gowdy, Curt (person)

Kirshner, Don (person)

Gudonov, Alexander (person)

O'Keefe, Michael, 1955- (person)

King, Alan, 1927- (person)

Campos, Victor (person)

MacCauley, David (person)

Ward, Chamberlain (person)

Racimo, Victoria (person)

Bottoms, Timothy, 1949- (person)

Nader, Ralph, 1934- (person)

Ralph Nader (b. Feb. 27, 1934, Winsted, CT) graduated from Princeton University (1955) and received an LL.B. from Harvard Law School (1958). After law school he served in the U.S. Army as a cook. Starting in 1959, Nader began practicing as a lawyer in Hartford, CT, while lecturing at the University of Hartford. He was also a writer for the Christian Science Monitor and The Nation. In 1964, he relocated to Washington, DC to serve as a consultant to Assistant Secretary of Labor Daniel Patrick M...

Woolery, Chuck (person)

Valentine, Karen, 1947- (person)

Powers, Stefanie (person)

Duncan, Sandy, 1946- (person)

Clavell, James (person)

Tabori, Kristoffer (person)

Garrison, Greg (person)

Louden, Dorothy (person)

Chandler, Bob (person)

Clark, Susan (person)

Bombeck, Erma, 1927-1996 (person)

Erma Bombeck (b. Feb. 21, 1927, Bellbrook, OH–d. April 22, 1996, San Francisco, CA) was one of the most successful humor writers in the 1960s-1990s and wrote about domestic suburban life. In 1942, while still in high school, she began to work at the Dayton Herald as a copygirl and interviewed Shirley Temple as her first writing assignment in 1942. Later she enrolled in the University of Dayton and married Bill Bombeck in 1949. As a young suburban housewife she wrote humor columns for the Dayton ...

Wilkes, David (person)

Blake, Robert (person)

Epithet: Mayor of Galway British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000126.0x000181 Epithet: General; of Sloane MS 1431 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000126.0x00017f Epithet: Admiral British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000295...

Vereen, Ben (person)

Iselin, Jay (person)

O'Brien, Jack, 1898-1938 (person)

Dyer, Gwynne (person)

Ebert, Roger. (person)

Hill, Pamela, 1938- (corporateBody)

Hershey, Barbara, 1948-.... (person)

Savage, John (person)

Epithet: Steward of manor of Matlock British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000700.0x0001e9 Epithet: of Edale British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000700.0x0001e8 Epithet: subject of Wolley Ch xii.45 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000700.0x0001ea Epithe...

NBC News. (corporateBody)

Wattenberg, Ben J. (person)

Ben J. Wattenberg (b. 1933) was an assistant to President Lyndon B. Johnson from 1966 to 1968, and an aide to Vice President Hubert Humphrey in Minneapolis in 1970. He is the author of the following books: This U. S. A. (1965), The Real Majority (1970), The Real America (1974), Against All Enemies (1977), The Wealth Weapon (1980), The Good News is the Bad News in Wrong (1984), and The Birth Dearth (1987). From the description of Wattenberg, Ben J., 1933- (U.S. National Archives and R...

Potter, Carol (person)

Cook and Peary (corporateBody)

Carney, Art, 1918-2003 (person)

Kurrianaji, Tetsuko (person)

Brown, George, 1928- (person)

Epithet: Clerk to Lord Carteret British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000704.0x00020a According to Wythe County, Virginia: a Bicentennial History, George D. Brown served as a deputy county treasurer with W. H. Spiller in 1906. George D. Brown, 17, appears in the 1880 census within the farm home of Rufus and Margaret A. Brown in Wythe County's Black Lick District. County records show that a George D. Brown and Martha ...

Remick, Lee (person)

Bostwick, Barry (person)

Sutherland, Donald, 1935-.... (person)

Frey, Leonard, 1938-1988 (person)

Page, George (person)

Tennille, Toni (corporateBody)

Gordon, Ruth, 1896-1985 (person)

Actress and playwright. From the description of Ruth Gordon papers, 1924-1969 (bulk 1940-1969). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71130956 Biographical Note Ruth Gordon 1896, Oct. 30 Born, Wollaston, Mass. 1915 Appeared as Nibs in Peter Pan (play) ...

Davis, Mac, 1942-2020 (person)

Mac Davis (January 21, 1942 – September 29, 2020) was an American songwriter, singer, performer, and actor. A native of Lubbock, Texas, he enjoyed success as a crossover artist, and during his early career he wrote for Elvis Presley, providing him with the hits "Memories", "In the Ghetto", "Don't Cry Daddy", and "A Little Less Conversation". A subsequent solo career in the 1970s produced hits such as "Baby, Don't Get Hooked on Me". Davis also starred in his own variety show, a Broadway musical, ...

Niven, David, 1971- (person)

Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980 (person)

Alfred Hitchcock (b. 13 August 1899, Leytonstone, England–d. 29 April 1980, Bel Air, CA) was an English film director and producer, widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. Known as "the Master of Suspense", he directed over 50 feature films. He began his career in the film industry in 1919 as a title card designer after training as a technical clerk and copy writer for a telegraph-cable company. ...

Westmoreland, William Childs, 1914-2005 (person)

U.S. military leader during the Vietnam War. From the description of William C. Westmoreland oral history interview : Tape and transcript, 1982 February 11 [sound recording] / conducted by Ron Priddis and Scott Faulring. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122479992 William Childs Westmoreland (1914-2005) was commander of all American forces in the Vietnam War, in his role as Commander of the U.S. Military Assistance Command, Vietnam, 1964 to 1968. He was Chief of Staff of the U....

Bertish, Suzanne (person)

Jarriel, Tom (person)

Schwartz, Tony (person)

Biographical Note Tony Schwartz, 1923-2008, was a media consultant, radio host and producer, educator, author, folk music documentarian and collector, and sound designer whose work has influenced many different aspects of the audiovisual landscape of the late 20th and early 21st centuries. He is most commonly associated with the “Daisy ad” he helped develop for Lyndon Baines Johnson’s 1964 presidential campaign against Barry Goldwater, a spot...

Tucker, Forrest, 1919-1986 (person)

Hayes, Helen (person)

West, Mae, 1893-1980 (person)

Mae West (b. Mary Jane West, Aug.t 17, 1893, Brooklyn, NY–d. Nov. 22, 1980, Los Angeles, CA) was an actress, singer, playwright, screenwriter, comedian, and sex symbol, known for her lighthearted bawdy double entendres and breezy sexual independence. She began her career in vaudeville and on the stage in New York City before moving to Hollywood to become a comedian, actress, and writer in the motion picture industry....

Hannah, Lee Jay. (person)

Henson, Jim, 1936-1990 (person)

James Maury Henson, better known as Jim Henson, (b. September 24, 1936, Greenville, Mississippi–d. May 16, 1990, New York, New York), American puppeteer, artist, cartoonist, inventor, screenwriter, film director and producer who achieved international fame as the creator of the Muppets. He began developing puppets while attending high school, then while he was a freshman at the University of Maryland, College Park, he created Sam and Friends, a five-minute sketch-comedy puppet show that appeared...

Gorme, Eydie (person)

Albertson, Jack, 1910-1981 (person)

Jack Albertson was born in Malden, MA, 1910; he started his show business career as a vaudeville dancer and became straight man to such comics as Milton Berle, Bert Lahr and Bert Wheeler; early in his career he formed a partnership with Phil Silvers; convinced he would never become a great dancer, he concentrated on comedy and found notoriety when he stepped in for Eddie Foy in a Broadway revival of The Red Mill (1946); his film credits include Man of a Thousand Faces (1957)' Lover Come Back (19...

Hanks, Nancy, 1927-1983 (person)

Arts organization administrator and consultant. From the description of Papers, 1894-1987 (bulk 1945-1983). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 27694194 Government official, of Washington, D.C. From the description of Papers, 1924-1983; (bulk 1969-1977). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19595466 1927, Dec. 31 Born, Miami Beach, Fla. ...

Wagner, Lindsay (person)

Prinze, Freddie, Jr. (person)

Lindsay, Mark, 1942- (person)

Clifton, Davis (person)

Schultz, B. (person)

Alexander, Jane, 1950- (person)

Flannery, Susan (person)

McKuen, Rod (person)

Perrine, Valerie (person)

Robinson, Gil (person)

McKellen, Ian (person)

Epithet: actor and director British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000499.0x0003d5 ...

Landon, Michael, 1936-1991 (person)

Christie, Julie (person)

Burghoff, Gary. (person)

Kee, R (person)

Carroll, Diahann (person)

Diahann Carroll is the consummate entertainer. So varied and dynamic are her gifts that she continually astounds fans and critics alike with her versatility and magnetism. She is one of America's major performing talents appearing in nightclubs, the Broadway stage, a Las Vegas headliner, motion pictures and television. Diahann Carroll is a Tony Award winner, an Emmy and Grammy nominee, a Golden Globe winner and a Best Actress Oscar nominee.Her television nominations go back to 1963 and in 1968, ...

Geller, R (person)

Rosenberg, Richard (person)

Gilliam, Ann (person)

Timmerman, Jacobo (person)

Higgins, Joel (person)

Barthell, Joan (person)

Beach Boys (corporateBody)

Falk, Peter, 1927-2011 (person)

Danner, Blythe (person)

Alda, Alan, 1936-.... (person)

American actor. From the description of Typewritten letter signed, dated [n.p.], 6 April 1992, to Joan Peyser, 1992, April 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270991911 ...

Jacobi, Derek (person)

Wasserman, Dale (person)

Dale Wasserman, playwright; Oldrich Danek, playwright. From the description of Play with fire : typescript, 1978, August. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 144651977 From the description of I'll be there : typescript. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122607010 From the description of We'll all be there : typescript 1977, November. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122570486 From the description of Play with fire : typ...

Reuven, Frank (person)

Wagoner, Lyle (person)

Feliciano, Jose (person)

Gray, Paul (person)

Briller, Bert (person)

Aznavour, Charles (person)

Leonard, Bill (person)

Jones, James Earl (person)

Actor James Earl Jones was born on January 17, 1931 to Robert Earl Jones and Ruth Connolly in Arkabutla, Mississippi. When Jones was five years old, his family moved to Dublin, Michigan. He graduated from Dickson High School in Brethren, Michigan in 1949. In 1953, Jones participated in productions at Manistee Summer Theatre. After serving in the U.S. Army for two years, Jones received his B.A. degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor in 1955.Following graduation, Jones relocated to Ne...

Devane, William, 1939- (person)

Wolf, Jeanne (person)

Foreman, Dennis, Sir (person)

Cross, Ben (person)

Tyson, Cicely (person)

McCullum, David (person)

Saint James, Susan, 1946- (person)

Sinatra, Frank (person)

The son of italian immigrants, Frank Sinatra began singing and doing impersonations in school which led to his future career as singer with the Hoboken Four in 1935. The quartet broke up in 1936 and Frank started working his way through the music industry until he finally got his big break in 1940. He would become one of Hollywood's leading men for the next two decades and a constant music hall draw after that until very close to the day he died in 1998. (Adapted from the Official Sinatra Family...

Curtis, Bill (person)

Sidney, Sylvia (person)

Epithet: actress British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001186.0x000209 ...

Grier, Rosey (person)

Connors, Mike (person)

Kooperman, Alvin (person)

Moore, Mary Tyler 1937- (person)

Lasser, Louise (person)

Savitch, Jessica (person)

Hewett, Christopher, 1922-2001 (person)

Sherrin, Ned. (person)

Woodhouse, Barbara, 1910- (person)

Collins, Gary, 1938-2012 (person)

Child, Julia, 1912-2004 (person)

Julia Child, cookbook writer, cookery teacher, and TV personality, was born Julia Carolyn McWilliams, in Pasadena, California, on August 15, 1912. She attended the Katharine Branson School in Ross, California (1927-1930), and graduated from Smith College in 1934. She worked in public relations in New York City (1934-1941) and served in the Office of Strategic Services (OSS, 1941-1946). She was stationed in Ceylon, where she met her future husband, and in China. In 1946, sh...

Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008 (person)

Wood, Michael (person)

Epithet: tailor, of Horncastle British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000439.0x00012a ...

Carlin, George (person)

McGuinn, Roger (person)

Bird, Laura (person)

Waldheim (person)

Funt, Allen, 1914- (person)

Ives, Burl, 1909- (person)

Wagner, Robert, 1930-.... (person)

Hillary, Edmund, 1919-2008 (person)

Edmund Hillary (b. July 20, 1919, Auckland, NZ–d. January 11, 2008, Auckland, NZ) was a New Zealand mountaineer, explorer, and philanthropist. On May 29, 1953, Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers confirmed to have reached the summit of Mount Everest. They were part of the ninth British expedition to Everest, led by John Hunt....

Coleman, J. (person)

Wilder, Isabel, 1900-1995 (person)

Danish, Roy (person)

Montalban, Ricardo (person)

Knight, Gladys, 1944- (person)

Keeshan, Robert (person)

Children's television personality known as Captain Kangaroo. From the description of Correspondence 1972. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 50788815 ...

Jackson 5 (Musical group) (corporateBody)

Winfield, Paul (person)

Learned, Michael 1939-.... (person)

Brazilian TV (person)

Guillaume, Robert (person)

Actor Robert Guillaume was born Robert P. Williams on November 30, 1927, in St. Louis, Missouri. Raised by his grandmother, Jeanette Williams, Guillaume attended St. Nicholas School where, as a promising singer, he idolized Paul Robeson, Roland Hayes, and William Warfield. Expelled by St. Joseph's High School, Guillaume joined the United States Army in 1945, where he served until 1947. Guillaume eventually returned to St. Joseph's High School, from which he graduated; from there he went on to wo...

Goberman, John (person)

Osgood, Charles (person)

Kaye, Danny (person)

Biographical Note 1913, Jan. 18 David Daniel Kaminiski born, Brooklyn, New York First native-born American and youngest of three sons born to Clara and Jacob Kaminiski, both originally from the Ukraine 1913, Aug. 29 Sylvia Fine born, Brookly...

Mann, Abby. (person)

Rather, Dan. (person)

Weil, Sue (person)

Grant, Bud (person)

Clémens, Paul 1928- (person)

Morita, Pat, 1930- (person)

Reagan, Nancy, 1921-2016 (person)

Originally a Broadway actress, Nancy Davis Reagan served as First Lady from 1981 to 1989. She served alongside her husband, President Ronald Reagan, and is remembered for her passionate advocacy for decreasing drug and alcohol abuse. “My life really began when I married my husband,” says Nancy Reagan, who in the 1950’s happily gave up an acting career for a permanent role as the wife of Ronald Reagan and mother to their children. Her story actually begins in New York City, her birthplace. She...

Landau, Sonia Shames, 1937- (person)

Collingswood, Charles (person)

Greene, Lorne, 1915-1987 (person)

Andrews, Anthony, 1948-.... (person)

Westin, Av, 1929- (person)

Koppel, Ted (person)

Turner, Ed, 1935- (person)

Jones, Dean (person)

Klugman, Jack (person)

Dellner, Ports (person)

Chase, Barrie (person)

Tiller, Sharon (person)

Smith, Shelley (person)

Woodlawn, Holly (person)

Moriarity, Michael (person)

Vincent, John Michael (person)

Briges, Lloyd (person)

Balin, Ina (person)

Tandy, Jessica (person)

Struthers, Sally (person)

Foster, Jodie (person)

Stevenson, McLean. (person)

Marsh, Jean (person)

Lichtenstein, ... (person)

Epithet: Charles Eusebius, Prince of, Duc de Troppau British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000361.0x0002e3 ...

Hoffman, Dustin, 1937-.... (person)

Stevenson, Nancy (person)

Guida, Tony (person)

Federova, Victoria (person)

Chung, Connie (person)

Bradley, Ed, 1941-2006 (person)

Stevens, Naomi (person)

Sperling, Karen (person)

Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005 (person)

American playwright and novelist. From the description of Collection, 1936-1979. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34363746 From the description of Manuscripts, 1952-1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122412075 From the description of Arthur Miller collection, 1936-1979. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 66895316 Arthur Miller, playwright. From the description of The crucible : screen...

Rooney, Mickey (person)

Reisman, David (person)

Creach, Katherine (person)

Grossman, Larry, 1948- (person)

Epithet: composer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000499.0x000234 ...

Kattleman, Harris (person)

Ali, Muhammad, 1942-2016 (person)

Muhammad Ali (b. Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., January 17, 1942, Louisville, KT-d. June 3, 2016, Scottsdale, AZ) began training as an amateur boxer when he was 12 years old. At 18 he won a gold medal in the light heavyweight division at the 1960 Summer Olympics and turned professional later that year. After converting to Island, he changed his name to Muhammad Ali. During the Vietnam War he refused to be drafted into the U.S. military, citing his religious beliefs and opposition to American involv...

Schultz, Bard (person)

Hope, Bob, 1903-2003 (person)

Bob Hope (b. May 29, 1903, London, England–d. July 27, 2003, Los Angeles, CA) was a star of radio, film, television and stage during the 1940-1970's. He acted, song and danced through much of WW II entertaining troops. He continued entertaining troops though Korea, Vietnam and the Middle East. Additionally, Hope made many guest appearances on television as well as hosting his own specials. ...

Chancellor, John (person)

Walker, Clint (corporateBody)

Murphy, Ben (person)

Percy Jr., Charles (person)

Stevenson, Isabelle, 1915-2003 (person)

Hack, Shelly (person)

Wood, Robert, 1622?-1685 (person)

Epithet: MP; Under-Secretary of State British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000439.0x000143 Epithet: Under-Secretary of State; of Add MS 45518 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000439.0x00014f Epithet: Private Secretary to Lord Castlereagh British Library Archives and Manuscripts Cata...

Woodard, Alfre, 1953- (person)

Bouton, Jim (person)

Rintels, David W. (person)

Purl, Linda (person)

Siskel, Gene (person)

Cosell, Howard, 1918-1995 (person)

Walker, Nancy, 1922-1992 (person)

Charles, Weaver (person)

Flanner, Joseph (person)

Carnarvon, Lord (person)

Sheen, Martin (person)

Matheson, Tim, 1947-.... (person)

Kuralt, Charles, 1934-1997 (person)

Charles Bishop Kuralt (1934-1997), newspaper, radio, and television journalist and author, was born in Wilmington, N.C. Kuralt attended the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1951-1955, where served as editor of the "Daily Tar Heel" and worked for WUNC radio. Kuralt then joined the staff of the "Charlotte News" and, in 1957, became a writer for CBS in New York. As a correspondent for CBS, Kuralt was best known for his long-running television series "On the Road" and "Sunday Morning." He ...

Lange, Gerry (person)

Cole, Michael (person)

Epithet: of Sloane MS 1206 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000246.0x000155 ...

Margolies, Stan (person)

Carter, Hodding (person)

Hodding Carter III was born in New Orleans, La., on 7 April 1935 to journalist and publisher Hodding Carter II and Betty Werlein. He grew up in Greenville, Miss., and graduated from Princeton University in 1957. Carter served in the United States Marine Corps after college and then began working at the Delta Democrat-Times as a reporter, then managing editor, and finally associate publisher. Carter was co-chair of the delegation that ousted Mississippi's white regular Democratic Par...

Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982 (person)

Henry Jaynes Fonda (May 16, 1905 – August 12, 1982), known more commonly as Henry Fonda, was an American film and stage actor who had a career that spanned five decades in Hollywood. Fonda cultivated a strong, appealing screen image in several films now considered to be classics, earning one Academy Award for Best Actor on two nominations. Fonda made his mark early as a Broadway actor and made his Hollywood film debut in 1935. His film career began to gain momentum with roles such as Bette Da...

Claiborne, Craig, 1920-2000 (person)

Food editor of the New York Times and cookbook author; b. 1920; d. 2000. From the description of Craig Claiborne collection, 1964-1979. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70926406 Craig Claiborne, a chef and author of many cookbooks, was food editor of the New York Times. From the description of Letters, 1968-1986 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007764 ...

Caan, James. (person)

Cagney, James, 1899-1986 (person)

Actor. From the description of Reminiscences of James Cagney : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122573987 Harlan Ware (1902-1967) (whose full name was William Harlan Ware) was born in Lakota, North Dakota, and educated in the public schools of Winnetka, Illinois. He was a police reporter for the City News Bureau in Chicago. He wrote novels, plays, and radio scripts. His best-known scripts are for the radio programs "The B...

Cole, Joseph (person)

Davidson, Gordon, 1933- (person)

Falk, John Henry (person)

Komack, Jimmie (person)

Howard, Ken, 1944- (person)

Russell, Kurt (person)

CBS Television Network (corporateBody)

From 1953 to 1956 CBS Television, in cooperation with the American Museum of Natural History, produced a series of television programs. Museum staff was involved with most programs. From the description of "Adventure," 1953-1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155485092 ...

Bolan, Marc (person)

Houseman, John. (person)

Biography Born Jacques Haussmann in Bucharest, Romania on September 22, 1902, of a Alsatian father and English mother; attended Clifton College Preparatory School, Bristol, England, 1916-1918; moved to U.S. in 1924; was grain export businessman while doing freelance writing and translating plays; entered theatrical production and direction upon collapse of stock market; by early 1930s was writing, producing and directing for New York stage; s...

Harris, Julie (Julie A.) (person)

Actress. From the description of Reminiscences of Julie Harris : oral history, 1960. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122597811 ...

Curry, Tim (person)

Martin, Mary, 1913- (person)

National Geographic (corporateBody)

Jansen, David (person)

Stevens Jr. George (person)

Marshall, Garry (person)

Orlando, Tony (person)

Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937-.... (person)

English actress. From the description of Typed letter signed : London, to Denys Blakelock, 1966 May 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874999 ...

King, Larry, 1933- (person)

Broadcaster, radio personality, talk show host. From the description of Selected radio programs from The Larry King show [sound recording]. 1982-1985. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 36342775 ...

Jenner, Chrystie, 1950- (person)

Gimbel, Peter, 1927-1987 (person)

Hall, Kenny (person)


Evans, Harold (person)

Harold Evans (1896-1983) was a co-founder in 1940 of the One-Shot Antelope Hunt Club in Lander, Wyoming. He was born in Iowa and moved to Lander in 1925. He was a strong civic booster, belonging to several clubs and organizations in Lander and Wyoming. Besides his continual support for One-Shot, he also served on federal and state wildlife and wilderness conservation boards. From the guide to the Harold Evans Papers, 1940-1983, (University of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.) ...

Anderson, Bibi (person)

Markey, David (person)

Hopkins, Anthony, 1937-.... (person)

Randall, Tony, 1920-2004 (person)

Tony Randall, actor and director, was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on February 26, 1920. He began his career as a stage actor in productions such as Candida, Caesar and Cleopatra and Oh, Men! Oh, Women!, to name a few. His films include: Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Mating Game, Pillow Talk, The Seven Faces of Dr. Lao, Lover Come Back, Send Me No Flowers and The Brass Bottle, among others. His television credits include: Mr. Peepers, The Tony Randall Show, ...

Eitner, Don (person)

Squire, Rushnell (person)

Forsyth, John (person)

Fuchs, Michael (person)

Fonda, Jane, 1937- (person)

Jane Fonda (b. December 21, 1937, New York City, NY) is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. The daughter of actor Henry Fonda, Jane made her Broadway and film debut in 1960. In 1982, she released her first exercise video, Jane Fonda's Workout, which became the highest-selling video of the time. Fonda was a visible political activist in the counterculture era during the Vietnam War and later became involved in advocacy for women. She h...

Torn, Rip, 1931-.... (person)

Duke, Patty, 1946-2016 (person)

Patty Duke (b. December 14, 1946, New York, NY–d. March 29, 2016, Coeur d'Alene, ID) was an American actress. She won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress at age 16 for her role as Helen Keller in The Miracle Worker (1962), a role which she had originated on Broadway. The following year she was given her own show, The Patty Duke Show, in which she portrayed "identical cousins"....

Barr, Douglas, 1949- (person)

Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989 (person)

The Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz collection chronicles the lives and careers of two of the most influential figures in the history of American entertainment. Ball and Arnaz achieved immortality when they created the roles of Lucy and Ricky Ricardo in the ground-breaking television situation comedy "I Love Lucy" in 1952. From the description of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz collection 1915-1990 (bulk 1925-1990). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71128329 ...

Holden, William, 1918- (person)

S. S Gill (person)

Gies, Miep, 1909-2010 (person)

Miep Gies and her husband Jan helped shelter Anne Frank and her family from the Nazis in occupied Amsterdam during the Second World War. From the description of Letters : to Joanne Weber Schul, 1998-2008. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 560637428 ...

Frankovitch, Mike (person)

Shirley, Eugene B. (person)

Trout, Robert (person)

Sirola, Joe (person)

Wussler, R (person)

Landau, Martin, 1928- (person)

Paget, Nicholas (person)

Ruby, Jack (person)

Lange, Hope (person)

Worth, Irene (person)

Irene Worth (1915-2002), American actress, winner of three Tony Awards, who appeared in Thornton Wilder's The Alcestiad ("A Life in the Sun") at the Edinburgh Festival in 1955 and in the stage version of "The Woman of Andros" in 1963. From the description of Irene Worth papers relating to Thornton Wilder, 1955-1977. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702171891 Epithet: actress British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_...

Martínez, A. 1948- (person)

Van, Bobby (person)

Murrow, John (person)

Hubbard, Stan (person)

Reasoner, Harry, 1923-1991 (person)

Harry Reasoner (1923-1991) was a television journalist. He worked at CBS News for twenty-seven years, beginning in 1956 and, with Mike Wallace, started the news show "60 Minutes". In 1970 he left CBS to co-anchor ABC News with Barbara Walters, and returned to CBS in 1978. He won two Emmy Awards and the George Foster Peabody Prize. From the description of Reasoner, Harry, papers, 1944-1991. (University of Texas Libraries). WorldCat record id: 68903440 American jo...

Spark, Muriel (person)

Epithet: writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001124.0x0001c5 ...

Hall, Adrian (person)

Prine, John, 1946-2020 (person)

John Prine's place in the pantheon of great American songwriters was earned not by penning hits for others but by imbuing the characters that populate his songs with extraordinary resonance, humor and life. "A truly original writer, unequaled, and a genuine poet of the American people" is how Poet Laureate (2004-2006) Ted Kooser described Prine in 2005. "He's taken ordinary people and made monuments of them, treating them with great respect and love." Prine grew up in the Chicago-area neig...

Osmond, Marie, 1959- (person)

Silverman, Fred (person)

Baker, Joe (person)

Zeffirelli, Franco (person)

Epithet: Italian film and opera director British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000210.0x0001d7 ...

Kahn, Madeline (person)

Fitzgerald, Frances (person)

Epithet: widow of Henry, 12th Earl of Kildare; wife of Henry Brooke, 8th Baron Cobham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001161.0x000318 ...

Wilson, Brian (person)

Menotti, Gian Carlo, 1911-2007 (person)

Composer. From the description of Papers, 1982-1989. (Ohio State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 21072004 Orlando Cole, American, cellist of the Curtis String Quartet, and educator (cello faculty, The Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, Pa.), was a classmate of Menotti's and Barber's at the Curtis Institute. From the description of [Letter, 1936, summer, St. Wolfgang, Austria, to] Landy [Orlando Cole, Rockport, Me.] / Gian-Carlo ; Sam [Samuel Barb...

Davis, Bette, 1908-1989 (person)

Actress. From the description of Reminiscences of Bette Davis : oral history, [197-?]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122631883 ...

Conrad, Robert (person)

Albert, Edward (person)

Title: Prince of Wales British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000813.0x0000a8 ...

Straight, Beatrice (person)

Actress. From the guide to the Beatrice Straight papers, [ca. 1925]-1990., (Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library) Actress. Beatrice Straight, daughter of Willard Dickerman Straight and Dorothy Whitney Straight, was born August 2, 1914 in Old Westbury, N. Y. Some time after her father's death in 1918, her mother married Leonard Elmhirst and moved to England where Beatrice attended a progressive school in Devon called Dartington Hall. She per...

Gumbel, Bryant (person)

Smith, Roger (person)

Baggett, Blaine. (person)

Trobe, Jake (person)

Neal, Patricia, 1926-2010 (person)

Award-winning screen and stage actress Patricia Neal was born on January 20, 1926, in Packard, Kentucky, to William Burdette “Coot” Neal (1895-1944) and Eura Petry Neal (1899-2003). She was raised in Knoxville, Tennessee, where her father worked as a manager at the Southern Coal and Coke Company. Neal developed an interest in the performing arts at a young age. She began drama lessons at age eleven at the Emily Mahan School of Drama, where she performed in annual recit...

Trapper, John (person)

Kyros, Peter N. (person)

Peter N. Kyros, Representative from Me.; b. July 11, 1925. Peter Nicholas Kyros, b. July 11, 1925, Portland [Me.]; d. July 10 [2012]....

Long, Nate (person)

Franciosa, Anthony, 1928- (person)

Garner, James, 1928-2014 (person)

Hudson, Rock, 1922-1985 (person)

Hughes, Barnet (person)

Redford, Robert (person)

American actor, film director, and producer; b. Charles Robert Redford, Jr., 1937. From the description of Robert Redford collection, 1963-1979. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969349 ...

Tonge, Jaqueline (person)

Fast, Howard, 1914- (person)

Pflug, JoAnn (person)

Cooney, Joan Ganz (person)

President, Children's Television Workshop. From the description of Reminiscences of Joan Ganz Cooney : oral history, 1998. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 269257033 Educator, television producer. From the description of Reminiscences of Joan Ganz Cooney : oral history, 1972. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122343084 ...

Muldauer, Diane (person)

Henderson, Florence (person)

Koplovitz, Kay (person)

Carew, Topper, 1943- (person)

Film director Topper Carew was born on July 16, 1943 in Boston, Massachusetts. Carew attended Howard University School of Architecture in Washington, D.C. and received his B.A. degree in architecture and his M.S. degree in environmental design from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. Later, Carew obtained his Ph.D. degree in communications from the Union Graduate School and Institute for Policy Studies.In 1966, Carew founded The New Thing Art and Architecture Center, in Washington, D.C., ...

Hughes, Robert (person)

Epithet: alias Rhobin Ddu British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001031.0x00002c The Slater's directory of North and Mid Wales verifies that there was a butcher, R. Hughes, living at Bodlondeb House in Llanfairfechan in 1895. From the guide to the Llanfairfechan Butcher Ledgers, 1915-1935, (Bangor University) Epithet: Mayor of Wexford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue ...

Pierce, Fred (person)

Bain, Barbara, 1932- (person)

Tinker, Grant (person)

Carradine, Robert, 1954-.... (person)

Grimes, Gary (person)

Moreno, Rita, 1931- (person)

Rita Moreno (b. Dec. 11, 1931, Humacao, Puerto Rico) began taking dance lessons after moving to New York as a child. She began her career in the 1950s in film; Moreno is best known for Anita in film of West Side Story. She has also performed on many television shows and in theater productions. In 2004, she received Presidential Medal of Freedom from Pres. George W. Bush. ...

Gielgud, John, 1904-2000 (person)

English actor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (19) : London, to "Dear Mardi" [Mrs. John C. Hughes], 1972-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269589158 From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) and typed letter signed : London, Hampstead, and Beverly Hills, to Denys [Blakelock], 1958 Dec. 6-1964 May 30 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870868 From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, t...

Kerr, Deborah, 1921- (person)

Marchand, Nancy, 1928- (person)

Freeman, Sandi (person)

Burton, Levar (person)

Goode, Matthew R. (person)

Jenner, Bruce, 1949- (person)

Knight, Ted (person)

Amos, John, 1939- (person)

Epithet: merchant, of London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000923.0x0002eb ...

Dimbleby, John (person)

Harris, Rosemary, 1930- (person)

Stack, Robert, 1919- (person)

Bly, Robert (person)

For details of Robert Bly's biography, see: Robert Bly papers (Mss 81) . From the guide to the Robert Bly Men's Movement series, 1980-1990s, 2001, 2003-2004, 2006, 2009, undated, 1980-1990s, (University of Minnesota Libraries. Literary Manuscripts Collection, Manuscripts Division. [mss]) From the guide to the Robert Bly Plays manuscripts series, 1950s-1990s, undated, (University of Minnesota Libraries. Literary Manuscripts Collection, Manuscripts Division. [mss]) Fr...

Taubman, Howard, 1907-1996 (person)

American music and drama critic. From the description of Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Mar. 27, 1979 [sound recording]. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155861686 Howard Taubman was music editor of THE NEW YORK TIMES from 1935 to 1955, when he was appointed music critic. He was named drama critic in 1960 and became critic-at-large in 1966. He wrote OPERA FRONT AND BACK; MUSIC AS A PROFESSION; MUSIC ON MY BEAT; THE MAESTRO, a biography of Artu...

Unger, Arthur (person)

Arthur Unger was born in Brooklyn on March 29, 1925. During World War II, he served in the Army as a cryptographer, afterwards entering Missouri University under the GI Bill from which he graduated in 1949 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. He quickly found his niche in entertainment journalism, interviewing dozens of well-known and influential actors, entertainers, musicians, journalists, writers, and others over his career and even traveling with the Beatles for two years of ...

Kaufman, Joseph, 1911-1961 (person)

Cannon, Dyan (person)

Abraham, Seth (person)

Larabee, Linda (person)

Heyward, Andrew (person)

Barnes, Priscilla, 1922- (person)

Gless, Sharon (person)

Weld, Tuesday, 1943-.... (person)

Mason, James, 1909-1984 (person)

Actor. From the description of Reminiscences of James Mason : oral history, 1982. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309733552 ...

Guild Writers (person)

Beatty, Anne (person)

Jackson, Glenda (person)

Peck, Gregory, 1916- (person)

Fraser, Antonia, 1932-.... (person)

Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000207.0x00038c ...

Squire, Robert (person)

Dickerson, Nancy (Nancy Hanschman) (person)

Gay, Paul, 1911-.... (person)

Karnow, Stanley (person)

Vertue, Beryl (person)

Lord, Jack (person)

Gazzara, Ben, 1930-2012 (person)

Nameth, Joe (person)

Strasberg, Lee (person)

Theatrical producer director. From the description of Reminiscences of Lee Strasberg : oral history, 1980. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309735059 ...

Carpenter, Richard, 1946- (person)

Arledge, Roone (person)

Roone Pinckney Arledge Jr. was born on July 8, 1931 in Forest Hill,s Queens. His father was a lawyer for equitable Life Insurance and his mother, Gertrude, was a housewife. The family moved to Merrick, Long Island where Arledge attended Mepham High School. Arledge went to Columbia College where he majored in Foreign Affairs, Politics and Government, and the Humanities. During his undergraduate years, he was a member, and eventually president, of Phi Gamma Delta, a member of the Clas...

Ambrosino, Michael (person)

Kiley, Richard (person)

American stage, television and film actor, Richard Paul Kiley was best known for creating the Tony Award winning title role in Man of La Mancha in the original 1965 Broadway production. He was the first to sing and record the song, The Impossible Dream, and recreated the role in the London production, a Lincoln Center revival and a United States tour. Born in Chicago on March 31, 1922, Kiley began his career as a juvenile on radio and made his Broadway debut in Misalliance (1953) fo...

Flynn, Miriam 1952-.... (person)

Fitzgerald, Geraldine (person)

Crystal, Les (person)

Sherman, Bobby (person)

Hawkesworth, John (person)

Epithet: LLD; writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000303.0x0000b3 Epithet: LLD, Director of the East India Company British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000303.0x0000b2 ...

Hartman, David (person)

Chung, Connie, 1946- (person)

Burke, James (person)

Hiss, Alger. (person)

Alger Hiss was born in Baltimore in 1904, and graduated from Harvard Law School in 1929, where he was a protege of Felix Frankfurter. He worked in several departments of Franklin Delano Roosevelt 's New Deal administration before joining the Department of State in 1936. He accompanied Roosevelt to the conference at Yalta and served as the Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on International Organization in San Francisco in 1945. Hiss left the State Department in 19...

Graeff, Karen (person)

Gish, Lillian, 1893-1993 (person)

Actress, director. From the description of Reminiscences of Lillian Gish : oral history, 1978. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309742647 Actress. From the description of Papers of Lillian Gish, 1920-1978. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71130921 Actress whose career spanned the silent film era till the 1980's. From the description of Papers, 1919-1997. (Bowling Green State University). WorldCat record id: 392...

Harris, Lou (person)

Cummings, Quinn (person)

Wambaugh, Joseph (person)

Wussler, Robert (person)

Hartley, Mariette (person)

Gould, Elliott (person)

Birney, David, 1944- (person)

Attenborough, David, 1926-.... (person)

Epithet: broadcaster and naturalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000837.0x000375 ...

Hamilton, Tony (person)

Landsbury, Angela, 1925-2022 (person)

Dame Angela Brigid Lansbury DBE (born October 16, 1925, London, England – died October 11, 2022, Los Angeles, California), Irish-British-American actress and singer who played various roles across film, stage and television. Her career, much of it in the United States, spanned eight decades, and her work received much international attention. She was one of the last surviving stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood cinema at the time of her death. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, inclu...

Hauser, Rich (person)

Edwards, Doug (person)

Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003 (person)

Katharine Hepburn (b. May 12, 1907, Hartford, Conn.-d. June 29, 2003, Old Saybrook, Conn.), American actress. From the description of Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10580735 American actress. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [Beverly Hills], to Edward Wagenknecht, 1949 May 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270864087 Although she was best known as a star of the screen,...

Cosby, Bill, 1937-.... (person)

William Henry Cosby, Jr. (Bill) was born in 1937 in Philadelphia. He attended Temple University and received his M.A. and Ed.D. from the University of Massachusetts. He is a noted comedian, actor, and writer. In the early 1970s Cosby created the cartoon character of Fat Albert who gave Cosby the opportunity to present his views on how to handle such childhood problems as lying, stealing, and safety.Biographical source: Something About the Author, Volume 110, p. 65-71. From the descri...

Dawber, Pam, 1951- (person)

Smith, Adam (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 34416 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001305.0x000121 Epithet: economist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x0001fa Epithet: LL.D British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001199.0x0001e1 Epithet: Commissioner of Customs for Sco...

Duke, Paul (person)