(1901-1993); Stopped by the Daughters of the Revolution from singing in Constitution Hall in 1939 because she was black; she sang on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial with Eleanor Roosevelt at her side. She also worked for several years as a delegate to the United Nations Human Rights Committee and as a "goodwill ambassadress" for the United States Department of State. She was active in supporting the civil rights movement during the 1960s, giving benefit concerts for the Congress of Racial Equality, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the America-Israel Cultural Foundation.
American contralto; perhaps best remembered for her performance on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial
Sean Connery and Audrey Hepburn
Director: Frank Borzage. Also starred William Collier Sr., Josephine Hull & William Pawley
Director: Lloyd Bacon & Michael Curtiz. Also starred Adrienne Dore, Lucille La Verne & Oscar Apfel. Plot: Karl (Barthelmess) is the workaholic adopted son while Stephan (Foster) is the lazy one. They both go to Munich to study medicine...
Director: John G. Blystone. Also starred William Pawley, Lucille Powers & David Landau
Played alongside Audrey Hepburn who portrayed Maid Marian.
Director: John Ford. Also starred Howard Lally, Berton Churchill & Louise Dresser. Plot: Dr. Bull (Rogers) is an old-fashioned country doctor whose affair with the widow Janet Cardmaker (Allen) is creating waves in the small town where he practices...
Director: Alfred E. Green. Also starred Louis Calhern, Alison Skipworth & Lumsden Hare
Director: Archie Mayo. Also starred Bramwell Fletcher, Carmel Myers & Luis Alberni. Plot: Through hypnotism and telepathic mind control, a sinister music maestro controls the singing voice, but not the heart, of the woman he loves.
Director: Phil Rosen. Also starred Matty Kemp, Warren Hymer & Herman Bing. Plot: Believing his wife to be unfaithful, a husband deserts her and his child. Destitute, the woman is forced to take a job as a tango dancer.
Director: Albert Herman. Also starred Mary Ruth, Robert Kellard & John Holland. Plot: A man is released from prison after serving time for a murder he didn't commit. He goes to live with his brother and his family on their Louisiana ranch, where they're raising horses to compete in an important race.
Anderson was notably awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1963, the Kennedy Center Honors in 1978, the National Medal of Arts in 1984, and a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1991.
Lieder and opera to traditional songs and spirituals, 1897-1993
Audrey Hepburn - Robin and Marian, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.
Audrey Hepburn - Robin and Marian, Enid Bennett - Robin Hood (1922)
Audrey Hepburn - Robin and Marian, Olivia de Havilland - The Adventures of Robin Hood
Olivia de Havilland - The Adventures of Robin Hood, Enid Bennett - Robin Hood (1922)
Olivia de Havilland - The Adventures of Robin Hood, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.
Enid Bennett - Robin Hood (1922), Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves.
200 miles southwest of Guam in the Pacific Ocean, 35,840 feet below the ocean surface.
184 sq. mi.; in a political union with the the U.S.A.
The heroine who falls for John Willoughby only to have her health and heart broken by him. Later marries the much older, and less romantic, Colonel Brandon.
Chamorro Time Zone (ChST) -- The U.S.A.