William Powell was born on this date in 1892. He was nominated for three best actor Academy Awards - The Thin Man , My Man Godfrey and Life with Father .
How much do you know about early Hollywood's leading ladies?
Clara Bow , whose birthday falls on 29 July, was the "it" girl of her time, making fifty-two films between 1922 and 1930.
The Bowery Boys
Before the flapper, the naughty 'vamp' scandalized New York
Above: Clara Bow, in It , one of the roles that made her an major film star. Two iconic actresses of the early silent film industry share a birthday today -- Theda Bara and Clara Bow .
DVD reviews: Great War inspired worthy dramas
Charles "Buddy" Rogers, left, Clara Bow, and Richard Arlen star in the silent film "Wings," the first Best Picture winner at the Academy Awards.
10 things to do today, July 9, in Boulder County
"It" starring Clara Bow and featuring live musical accompaniment by Hank Troy, piano, will be screened for Chautauqua Auditorium's silent film series.