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Happy Birthday, Mr. Gable

Today is Clark Gable’s 117th birthday! To celebrate, I thought I’d comb through my massive collection and pick out my favorite 117 pictures of him. Not an easy feat, as...

Goodbye, Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard died 76 years ago today, at the age of 33. Her brief time on earth ending after crashing into a snowy mountaintop near Las Vegas, she left behind...

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Remembering Clark Gable

Clark Gable died 57 years ago today, at the age of 59.  The King was gone and would never be replaced. Read about Clark’s death and funeral here. See Clark’s final...

Happy 109th, Carole Lombard!

Happy Birthday, Carole Lombard! To celebrate, since it’s Friday too, here are some gossip items about Carole’s birthday over the years, some I’ve printed before, some I haven’t: From 1931:...

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We’re 8! (and Back in Business…)

Hello everyone! Today, July 1, marks the eighth anniversary of the site! Shocking to me, I can’t believe it’s been that long. I apologize to all fans for the lack...

Happy Birthday, Clark Gable

Clark Gable would be a spritely 116 years old if he was alive today. Born in a simple duplex on a snowy morning in Cadiz, Ohio, it is hard to...

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{75th Anniversary of Carole Lombard’s Death} January 23, 1942

Now that Carole had been properly laid to rest, the focused shifted to the grieving widower. Gable To Seek Solace in Work Clark Gable, turned from a swashbuckling, carefree prankster...

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{75th Anniversary of Carole Lombard’s Death} January 22, 1942

The morning of January 22 brought details from Carole and her mother’s brief funeral, held the day before. Simple Funeral Rites Held for Carole Lombard Actress is Buried With Other...

{75th Anniversary of Carole Lombard’s Death} January 21, 2016

January 21 brought news of Carole’s funeral to be held later that day at Forest Lawn.   Carole Lombard Funeral at Forest Lawn Private funeral services, with only intimate friends...

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{75th Anniversary of Carole Lombard’s Death} January 19, 1942

By Monday, the reports were grim indeed. Dental Records Needed to Identify Remains of Carole Lombard Gable Grim But Brave During Long Ordeal Tentative arrangements were made today to return...