On This Day … 22 September [2022]

People (Births) People (Deaths) Martha Scott Martha Ellen Scott (22 September 1912 to 28 May 2003) was an American actress. She was featured in major films such as Cecil B. DeMille’s The Ten Commandments (1956), and William Wyler’s Ben-Hur (1959), playing the mother of Charlton Heston’s character in both films. She originated the role of… Read More

On This Day … 27 July [2022]

People (Deaths) 1981 – William Wyler, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1902). 2017 – Sam Shepard, American playwright, actor, author, screenwriter, and director (b.1943). William Wyler William Wyler (01 July 1902 to 27 July 1981) was a Swiss-German-American film director and producer who won the Academy Award for Best Director three times, those being… Read More