On This Day … 22 January [2023]

People (Births) People (Deaths) Sergei Eisenstein Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein (Russian: Сергей Михайлович Эйзенштейн, romanised: Sergey Mikhaylovich Eyzenshteyn; 22 January [O.S. 10 January] 1898 to 11 February 1948) was a Soviet film director, screenwriter, film editor and film theorist. He was a pioneer in the theory and practice of montage. He is noted in particular for… Read More

On This Day … 21 January [2023]

People (Births) People (Deaths) Telly Savalas Aristotelis “Telly” Savalas (21 January 1922 to 22 January 1994) was an American actor and singer whose career spanned four decades. Noted for his bald head and deep, resonant voice, he is perhaps best known for portraying Lieutenant Theo Kojak on the crime drama series Kojak (1973-1978) and James… Read More