Articles for tag: 1970's, Steve McQueen, women's history

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Women’s History Month: Ali MacGraw

There can not be a list of groundbreaking actresses from the 1970’s without Ali MacGraw. As we celebrate women’s history month and women’s history in general, we should remember that Ali MacGraw stole America’s hearts in Love Story just as 1970 began and her place in cinematic history was solidified. The dark hair, big wide ...

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Little Known Facts About Actor Chuck Norris

Carlos Ray Norris was born on March 10, 1940, in Ryan, Oklahoma to father Ray, a truck driver, and mother Wilma. Two younger brothers, Weiland and Aaron completed the family. (Weiland was later killed in the Vietnam War.) Norris’ maternal grandparents were Irish. His paternal grandparents were Cherokee Native Americans. Because of his ethnic combination, ...

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Actor Debate – Steve McQueen Vs. Paul Newman – Part One

As two of the finest American actors of all-time, Steve McQueen and Paul Newman dominated the often underrated classic films of the 1960’s and eventually starred together in the 1974 disaster picture The Tower Inferno. After the Inferno, McQueen who battled cancer, only made a few more films, with Tom Horn his final role before ...

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15 of the Most Famous People from Indiana

Indiana became our 19TH state on December 11, 1816. The capital of Indiana is in Indianapolis, IN which is the second largest state capital. Indiana means land of the Indians or Indian Land because Indians lived in Indiana for many thousands of years before Indiana became a state. Indiana’s bird is the Cardinal, the flower ...

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Interesting Facts About First Blood – the First Rambo Movie

How many actors can say that characters they portrayed on the screen have gone on to become cultural icons? Not many, I’m sure. Sylvester Stallone, however, can claim two: Rocky Balboa and, the subject of this article, John Rambo. As you may already know, The 61-year-old Stallone will reprise his role in the franchise’s fourth ...