Legendary actress, Joan Crawford, was born Lucille Fay LeSueur on Mar 23, 1905 in San Antonio, TX. Crawford died at the age of 72 on May 10, 1977 in New York City, NY and was laid to rest in Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum in Hartsdale, Westchester County, NY.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Joan Crawford was nominated for three Academy Awards, winning one for Best Actress for Mildred Pierce (as Mildred Pierce) in 1945.
|1945||Best Actress||Mildred Pierce (1945)||Mildred Pierce||Won|
|1947||Best Actress||Possessed (1947)||Louise Howell||Nominated|
|1952||Best Actress||Sudden Fear (1952)||Myra Hudson||Nominated|
She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Joan Crawford's handprints and footprints were 'set in stone' at Grauman's Chinese Theater during imprint ceremony #15 on Sep 14, 1929.
Watch THE STYLE OF SIN: on Vimeo!on Jun 16, 2020 From GlamAmor
Last weekend, more than 200 fans of film and fashion got together to celebrate the early life and style of ! I couldn't have asked for a better audience for the first in my 6-part online Pre-Code series THE STYLE OF SIN. The Pre-Code era of Hollywood refers to the years between 1930... Read full article
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You're Invited! Presenting STYLE OF SIN: AND JOAN BLONDELL 12/8 at Egyptian Theatreon Nov 19, 2019 From GlamAmor
Sunday, December 8 is the final event in my 6-part Pre-Code speaker/screening series at the American Cinematheque! THE STYLE OF SIN: AND JOAN BLONDELL Pre-Code Film with Kimberly Truhler Sunday, December 8 Egyptian Theatre Hollywood, CA Talk starts at 1:00 pm followed by s... Read full article
, QUEEN OF THE SILVER SCREEN BLOGATHON: Grand Hotel (1932)on May 10, 2019 From Caftan Woman
Pale Writer and The Poppity are hosting this blogathon tribute to on May 11th and 12th. You can share in all the tributes to the amazing actress's career by clicking HERE or HERE. Thank you, Gabriela and Erica D! Vicki Baum's successful 1929 novel Grand Hotel became a popular Broa... Read full article
The Blogathon – Humoresque (1946)By Carol Martinheira on May 9, 2019 From The Old Hollywood Garden
The Blogathon – Humoresque (1946) On May 9, 2019 By CarolIn Uncategorized John Garfield’s ultimely death at age 39 in 1952 may have robbed him and us of a long and prolific career, but the performances and movies he left behind more than make ... Read full article
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