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Virginia O’Brien

Born on this day in 1919, in Los Angeles, California, comedic actress, Virginia O’Brien. Her deadpan, emotionless delivery lead to roles in The Big Store, Ship Ahoy, Two Girls and A Sailor, Ziegfeld Follies, and The Harvey Girls.

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Cyd Charisse

Born on this day in 1922 in Amarillo, Texas, actress and dancer, Cyd Charisse. Charisse was featured in many legendary films, including Ziegfeld Follies, The Harvey Girls, Singin’ In The Rain and Something’s Gotta Give.

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Ray Bolger

Born on this day in 1904, in Dorchester, Massachusetts, actor and dancer, Ray Bolger. Though Bolger achieved cinema immortality for his role as The Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz, he starred in a number of successful films, had his own TV show, and toured with The Harry James Band.