Category Archives: Entertainment

  • roy orbison, blind singer, evergreen, 1960s, 1950s, 1970s

    Is there a song (or a few) that you’d want played at your own funeral memorial service or celebration of life gathering, for the people that are remembering and thinking of you after you’re gone? The video montage is set to Roy Orbison‘s haunting vocal for the love song Evergreen. Evergreen, written by Joe Tanner and […]

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  • green acres, 1960s sitcoms, 1970s tv shows, arnold ziffell, arnold the pig, farmers, eddie albert, actors, eva gabor, actress, oliver wendell douglas, lisa douglas, hooterville, senior citizens, 50+

    Q1. Who was Arnold Ziffel on the CBS sitcom Green Acres (1965-1971)?  Q2. Which actor on Green Acres is a farmer in real life, and the only surviving regular cast member (as of February 2016)? Both Eddie Albert (as Oliver Wendell Douglas) & Eva Gábor (as Lisa Douglas) were in all 170 episodes of Green Acres between […]

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  • richard hatch, actor, movies, television, streets of san francisco, battlestar galactica, dead mans curve, jan berry, captain apollo, younger, older, 1960s, 1980s

    Septuagenarian American writer, producer, and actor Richard Hatch has passed away on February 7, 2017 at the age of 71, from pancreatic cancer. Below, Richard Hatch in his younger years, and more recently.   (Richard Hatch Photo Sources: Pinterest | Photo Montage: Senior City) Richard Hatch was born on May 21, 1945 in Santa Monica, California. […]

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  • the adventures of the black stallion, walter farley, the black stallion, richard ian cox, alec ramsay, henry daily, mickey rooney, man o'war, baby boomers, senior citizen, septuagenarian, seniors

    If you’re a horse lover looking for some great movies that feature horses, check out some favorite horse movies from years gone by that baby boomers and seniors may remember: The Electric Horseman (1979) starring Robert Redford as a drunken former rodeo champ/cowboy and Jane Fonda as the reporter who follows him on his quest to release […]

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  • john hurt, english actor, 2011, died jan 25 2017, movies, television

    English actor John Hurt (CBE) has died from pancreatic cancer on January 25, 2017 at the age of 77. After announcing in June 2015 that he had pancreatic cancer and would continue working through treatment, in October that year he said it was in remission. John Hurt leaves behind his wife, Anwen Rees-Myers, 3 ex-wives (Annette Robertson, Donna […]

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  • joni mitchell, singer, songwriter, both sides now, 1960s, 1970s, folk singer, senior citizen

    Is there a song (or a few) that you’d want played at your own funeral memorial service or celebration of life gathering, for the people that are remembering and thinking of you after you’re gone? Canadian singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has said that Both Sides Now was inspired when she was on an airplane and looked down on the clouds; […]

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  • january 1952, curly howard, the three stooges, brothers, moe howard, shemp howard, comedian, actor, vaudeville, movies

    Baby Boomer Trivia From January 1952: The Greatest Show on Earth, Stooge Curly Dies, Johnnie Ray Sings Cry  Director and producer Cecil B. DeMille’s epic Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus movie The Greatest Show on Earth  premiered in January 1952. Starring Betty Hutton (Photo: YouTube), Cornel Wilde, James Stewart, and Dorothy Lamour as circus artists […]

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  • dick gautier 1975, american actor, 1970s comedy series, 1970s sitcoms, 1970s television shows

    Dick Gautier, the actor who so memorably played Hymie the Robot on Get Smart, has died on January 13, 2017 away after a long illness at the age of 85, his daughter Cris told The Hollywood Reporter.  (Dick Gautier 1975 When Things Were Rotten Photo: ABC Television | Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain) Dick Gautier’s most recent […]

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  • TV Trivia Q1. What famous female movie star got her start on the very first episode of primetime TV series Peyton Place, which ran from 1964-1969? TV Trivia Q2. Which Peyton Place actor/charactor, also served as the Peyton Place narrator at the beginning of every episode from 1964-1969?  Below, the cast of Peyton Place circa 1968, clockwise from left: […]

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  • debbie reynolds 1957, american actress, movies, tammy and the bachelor, mother, daughter, carrie fisher 1977, star wars

    American octogenarian actress Debbie Reynolds, mother of actress and author Carrie Fisher, has died at the age of 84 on December 28, 2016 just 1 day after her daughter Carrie. Cause of death for Debbie Reynolds is suspected to be a stroke, although that has not been confirmed. Below, a montage of mother Debbie Reynolds […]

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