Who was Richard Jaeckel?

Introduction Richard Hanley Jaeckel (10 October 1926 to 14 June 1997) was an American actor of film and television. Jaeckel became a well-known character actor in his career, which spanned six decades. He received a Best Supporting Actor Oscar nomination for his role in the 1971 adaptation of Ken Kesey’s Sometimes a Great Notion. Early… Read More

On This Day … 10 October [2022]

People (Births) People (Deaths) James Clavell James Clavell (born Charles Edmund Dumaresq Clavell; 10 October 1921 to 07 September 1994) was an Australian-born British (later naturalised American) writer, screenwriter, director, and World War II veteran and prisoner of war. Clavell is best known as the author of his Asian Saga novels, a number of which… Read More