On November 2 Marie Antoinette was born…

On November 2, 1755 Marie Antoinette was born. “Marie Antoinette, the last queen of France, was born Maria Antonia Josepha Joanna on November 2, 1755, in Vienna, Austria. She was the 15th and second to last child of Maria Theresa, empress of Austria, and Holy Roman Emperor Francis I. Marie Antoinette lived a relatively carefree…

On October 30 Henry Winkler was born…

On October 30, 1945 Henry Winkler was born. Throughout his 40-plus career in television and film, Winkler is best known as playing Arthur Fonzarelli, or better known as “The Fonz” or “Fonzie,” on the American sitcom “Happy Days.” In the sitcom Fonzarelli was depicted as the epitome of “cool,” being a leather-jacket wearing, motorcycle-riding ladies…

On October 29 Winona Ryder was born…

On October 29, 1971 Winona Ryder was born. Her career breakthrough occurred when she starred in Tim Burton’s 1988 cult classic, “Beetlejuice,” playing the goth teenage Lydia Deetz. Soon later, Ryder attained critical and commercial success by starring in the cult classic “Heathers” in 1988, Tim Burton’s “Edward Scissorhands” in 1990, as well as Francis…

On October 28 Julia Roberts was born…

On October 28, 1967 Julia Roberts was born.  The multi-award winning actress first launched into stardom in the romantic comedy, “Pretty Woman,” alongside Richard Gere in 1990. The film was a critical and commercial success, often labeled a classic, as well as grossing over $460 million worldwide. A slew of hit films followed including but…