Category: Happy Birthday

 "PART OF THE LOOT went for gambling, part for horses and part for women. The rest I spent foolishly.“ – George Raft, born on this date in 1895

Happy 75th birthday to Michael Douglas! Photo is circa 1970.

Happiest of birthdays to Sir Paul McCartney, who turns 77 today!

Happy 89th birthday to an extraordinary man. Mr. Eastwood, you’re a personal hero of ours … thank you.

Happy Birthday, Mr. Dickens. You brought us worlds of joy!  We’d love to know what kind of pocket watch is at the end of that fine vest chain.

Happy birthday to one of the most generous, congenial actors ever to grace the screen, Clark Gable defined class. Here he’s captured in all of his sartorial splendor in an early studio publicity shot, circa. 1931. Note his exquisite wrist watch with braided leather strap, a style that has seen a tremendous resurgence in recent years.

Happy 87th birthday to Barbara Eden!

Happy Birthday to the talented Joanne Woodward, who turns 88 today. Pictured with her husband of 50 years, Paul Newman.

Happy birthday to the Dowager Countess herself, Dame Maggie Smith! The “Downton Abbey” star celebrates 83 years of youth today.

Happy Birthday, Richard Gere!