#BornThisDay: Marlene Dietrich

December 27, 1901- Marlene Dietrich: “I am at heart a gentleman.” Don't you continue to find her to be fabulous? She had quite the gay life. Marie Magdalene Dietrich, the smoky voiced Gay Icon, ended her cabaret show in the very dangerously conservative 1950s, ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Actor, Gertrude Lawrence

July 4, 1898- Gertrude Alice Dagmar Klasen, or as we fans like to call her, Gertrude Lawrence, had hordes of adoring audiences in both Britain & the USA. She was the first true international superstar, a Cockney who conquered adoring audiences on both sides ... See the Rest

Yul Brynner: With Hair and Without Clothes

Of course, like so many men, Yul Brynner, star of The King and I, wasn't always bald, but he was always buff. Sometimes even in the buff, posing nude in non-pornographic art shots. If you're at all curious, there's a tasteful shot of Brynner reclining in the altogether after the ... See the Rest