Fred Astaire

Born:  May 10, 1899, Omaha, Nebraska.

 

1933:  Dancing Lady, Flying Down To Rio

1934:  The Gay Divorcee

1935:  Roberta, Top Hat

1936:  Follow The Fleet, Swing Time

1937:  Shall We Dance, A Damsel In Distress

1938:  Carefree

1939:  The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

1940:  Broadway Melody of 1940, Second Chorus

1941:  You’ll Never Get Rich

1942:  Holiday Inn, You Were Never Lovelier

1943:  The Sky’s the Limit

1945:  Ziegfeld Follies, Yolanda and the Thief

1946:  Blue Skies

1948:  Easter Parade

1949:  The Barkleys of Broadway

1950:  Three Little Words, Let’s Dance

1951:  Wedding Bells

1952:  The Belle of New York

1953:  The Band Wagon

1955:  Daddy Long Legs

1957:  Funny Face, Silk Stockings

1959:  On The Beach

1961:  The Pleasure of His Company

1962:  The Notorious Landlady

1968:  Finian’s Rainbow

1969:  A Run On Gold

1974:  The Towering Inferno  (Oscar Nomination: Best Supporting Actor)

1976:  The Amazing Dobermans

1977:  The Purple Taxi

1981:  Ghost Story

 

Died:  June 22, 1987, Los Angeles, California.

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