Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers (born Virginia Katherine McMath; July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995) was an American actress, dancer, and singer who appeared in film, and on stage, radio, and television throughout much of the 20th century.

During her long career, she made a total of 73 films, and was best known as Fred Astaire's romantic interest and dancing partner in a series of ten Hollywood musical films that revolutionized the genre. She achieved great success on her own in a variety of film roles and won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Kitty Foyle (1940). She ranks #14 on the AFI's 100 Years...100 Stars list of actress screen legends.

Read more about Ginger Rogers:  Early Life, Vaudeville and Broadway, Personal Life, Death, Portrayals of Rogers, Stage Work

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1933 In Film
... Directed by Lloyd Bacon, starring Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Ginger Rogers Adventures of Don Quixote, directed by G.W ... Also starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers in their first of 10 films together Footlight Parade, starring James Cagney, Joan Blondell and Ruby Keeler. 1933, directed by Mervyn LeRoy, starring Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler, Dick Powell, Ginger Rogers and Warren William The Good Companions, directed by Victor Saville, starring Jessie Matthews, Edmund Gwenn ...
Craterian Ginger Rogers Theater
... The Craterian Ginger Rogers Theater is a theater located in Medford, Oregon, United States ... It is named in honor of Ginger Rogers, an actress who performed there as early as 1926 ...
List Of American Films Of 1933 - A-Z
... Title Director Featured Cast Genre Note 42nd Street Lloyd Bacon Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler, Ginger Rogers Musical Ace of Aces J ... Seiter Ginger Rogers, Joel McCrea, Marian Nixon Drama Cocktail Hour Roy Mack Randolph Scott, Bebe Daniels Drama, Romance The Constant Woman Victor ... Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow Comedy, Drama Doctor Bull John Ford Will Rogers, Marian Nixon, Vera Allen Comedy Duck Soup Leo McCarey Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Margaret ...
Jack Carson - Partial Filmography
... Stage Door (1937) with Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers and Lucille Ball Bringing Up Baby (1938) (uncredited) with Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant Vivacious Lady (1938) with Ginger Rogers and ...
Bob Thaves - Best Line
... wrote about Fred Astaire "Sure he was great, but don't forget that Ginger Rogers did everything he did, backwards…and in high heels." The official ... After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did ...

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    There is a universal truth that I have found in my work. Everybody longs to be loved. And the greatest thing we can do is let somebody know that they are loved and capable of loving.
    —Fred Rogers (20th century)