Monthly Archives: August 2016

  • birdhouse, bird house, eastern bluebird

    Common backyard birds in North America that will use birdhouses are wrens, chickadees, titmice, and bluebirds; and other types of birds can also be attracted to birdhouses, according to National Wildlife. If you’re a nature-loving 50+, retiree or senior with time on your hands, put up a birdhouse so you can admire your outdoor feathered […]

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  • peggy lipton 1971, american actress, michael cole, clarence williams iii, 1970s television series, 1970s tv shows, the mod squad

    Former Mod Squad actress, model, and new septuagenarian senior citizen Peggy (Margaret) Lipton was a baby boomer baby, born on August 30, 1946 in New York City, New York. Lipton has said she was sexually abused by an uncle around age 7 and became a shy, nervous child with a pronounced stutter. She overcame this […]

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  • tom skerritt 2014, american actor, 2000s movie actor, senior citizen, older

    Tom Skerritt, Part 3: Contact to Brothers & Sisters  (1997-2016) Directing was what Tom Skerritt had envisioned his career would be back in his early 1960’s days at UCLA, before his acting career took off. One of Skerritt’s first film projects after his television series Picket Fences ended in 1996 was co-starring in and directing the TV […]

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  • tom skerritt 1990, american actor, 1990s tv movies, the china lake murders

    Tom Skerritt, Part 2: The Dead Zone to Picket Fences (1980-1996) Tom Skerritt, Ellen Burstyn and Gordon Pinsent co-starred in the biographical drama Silence of the North (1981); Ellen Burstyn had appeared in an episode of the western TV series Laramie 18 years earlier, in 1963. Skerritt’s Alien co-star Yaphet Kotto appeared with him in […]

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  • tom skerritt 1965, american actor, 1960s television series, 1960s tv guest star, 12 oclock high

    Tom Skerritt, Part 1: MASH to Alien (1933-1979) Octogenarian senior citizen actor, writer, and director Tom Skerritt was born on August 25, 1933 in Detroit, Michigan. Skerritt told Film Comment that shortly after graduating in 1951 from Mackenzie High School in Detroit at the age of 17, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy for a […]

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  • my three sons 1967 cast, fred macmurray, steven douglas, don grady, robbie douglas, stanley livingston, chip douglas, ernie douglas, barry livingston, tina cole, william demarest, uncle charley

    Q1. Which regular cast members on the popular baby boomer sitcom My Three Sons appeared in every episode of the series during it’s 12-year run, from 1960-1972? Q2. One of the regular cast members during the first five seasons on My Three Sons was also a regular cast member on I Love Lucy. Who was […]

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  • barbara eden 1965, american actress, larry hagman, american actor, 1960s television series, 1960s tv sitcoms, i dream of jeannie

    I Dream of Jeannie actress and octogenarian senior citizen Barbara Jean Morehead (Barbara Eden) was born during the Great Depression on August 23, 1931 in Tucson, Arizona. After her parents divorced, 3-year-old Barbara and her mother moved to San Francisco. Her mother remarried and Barbara (new last name Huffman) began taking acting lessons and singing […]

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  • The 10th annual Dundas Seniors Day event is scheduled for Saturday, September 12, 3:30pm start time, at the Dundas Lions Memorial Community Centre (10 Market St. South, Dundas, Ontario). Senior citizens and golden agers will enjoy Hawaiian themed entertainment, bingo & draw prizes, and catering by Greensville Gourmet. Tickets are $12 each and must be […]

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  • memorial service music, funeral memorial service music, celebration of life songs, celebrate life, memories of loved ones, baby boomer music, seniors, baby boomers, blue bayou, linda ronstadt, roy orbison

    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? Although Linda Ronstadt made Blue Bayou her signature song, it was co-written and first recorded by Roy Orbison in 1961; his […]

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  • robert redford 1992, american actor, 1990s movies, sneakers

    Robert Redford, Part 3: Acting in Havana to Producer and Director (1990-2016) Havana (1990) was the seventh and last movie starring Robert Redford that was directed by Sydney Pollack. The movie, about the Cuban Revolution in 1959, starred a now 50+ Robert Redford as a gambler visiting Havana, Cuba. His Havana co-stars included Lena Olin as […]

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