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Happy Birthday, Clark Gable

Clark Gable would be 114 if he was alive today. Last year, to celebrate his birthday, I complied 113 quotes that others said about Clark. So this year I gathered...

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Remembering Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard Gable died 73 years ago today, at the young age of 33. Her sudden death in a plane crash shocked the nation, stunned Hollywood and devastated her husband....

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Goodbye, Mr. Gable

Clark Gable died 54 years ago today, on November 16, 1960. He was 59 years old.   Here is the description of his final ten days on earth, detailed by...

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Happy Veterans Day

There are a lot of misconceptions about Clark Gable, but one of them that I really can’t tolerate is anyone who says his Army service wasn’t the selfless and heroic...

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It Happened One Night, 80 Years Ago

2014 has brought about the 75th anniversary of Gone with the Wind, which has been met with much deserving fanfare. No doubt, Rhett Butler is who draws the majority of...

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Happy Birthday, Carole Lombard

A very happy birthday to the third Mrs. Clark Gable, the love of his life, Carole Lombard! It isn’t her birthday without this audio of Clark singing “Happy Birthday” to...

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1939: A Memorable Year for Clark Gable

Everyone has specific years in their lives where they look back and realize that that particular year was one of the most memorable of their entire lives. 1939 is being...

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We’re 5!

Today marks the fifth anniversary of DearMrGable.com!   I can hardly believe that myself.  It seems like only yesterday I was just a Clark Gable fan on the internet, sharing...

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Happy 75th Anniversary, Clark Gable and Carole Lombard

75 years ago today, on March 29, 1939,  Clark Gable married Carole Lombard in Kingman, Arizona. Clark’s description of the day himself: It has been written since then that Carole...

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Happy Birthday, Mr. Gable!

Today is Clark Gable’s 113th birthday! Instead of me describing the man and shouting his praises, let’s leave it to the people who actually knew him, shall we? Here are...