Born on this day in 1897, in San Bernadino, California, costume designer Edith Head. Head was peerless in her vocation, winning 8 Academy Awards for her designs. Her talents can be seen in All About Eve, Breakfast At Tiffany’s, White Christmas, The Ten Commandments, Vertigo, and many more classic films.
Born on this day in 1910, in St. Louis, Missouri, character actress Mary Wickes. Wickes had a 50-year run in feature films, beginning in 1942 with The Man Who Came To Dinner, and ending in 1996 with the animated Hunchback Of Notre Dame.