Friday, July 16, 2010

Happy Birthday: Ginger Rogers!

Ginger Rogers, made a total of 73 films, and is best known for her role as Fred Astaire's romantic interest and dancing partner in a series of ten Hollywood musical films. She also achieved success in a variety of film roles, and won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Kitty Foyle (1940). Kitty Foyle, a hard-working girl from a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, meets and falls in love with young socialite Wyn Strafford but his family is against her.


  1. Thank you Dawn for posting this. I just saw where it was Ginger's birthday today. I knew about Barbara Stanwyck but not about Ginger. Great post. And thanks again.

  2. Awe! Ginger's Birthday? Wasn't she wonderful! Great post, thanks!