Birthday: 03-10-1899
Date of death: 14-09-1966
Star sign: Scorpio

Gertrude Berg was a multi-talented and highly skilled actress who was also a producer and scriptwriter for American films. She was born on 3rd of October in the year 1899 in East Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, United States of America. She took birth as Tillie Edelstein to Diana, who was a native of England and Jacob, who was a native of Russia. Her father owned Catskills Mountains Resort, which was located in Fleischmann, New York. It was here that she used to prepare skits and produce them. She gained interest in Theater and producing plays. She is most famously known for her role in a widely appreciated TV show named The Goldbergs. She had written more than 5000 episodes for its radio production. People related a lot to Goldbergs because their struggles were similar to a wider amount of audiences. She was one of the first women to have not just acted in a serial but also produced it and written its episode. She did all of these things for The Goldberg.

She received a huge amount of appreciation not just from the audiences but also from the critics, and she received an Emmy for the Best Actress in the lead role for it. She bagged a Tony Award for the serial A Majority of One. Berg was a very talented woman who did not only act wonderfully and write amazing scripts for various serials but also had composed a song. This composition was sung by Patsy Cline, and its name was ‘That Wonderful Someone.’ She also published Molly and Me in the year 1961 which was a best-selling memoir of its time. Gertrude entered the wedlock in the year 1918 to Lewis Berg and had two children together. They were Cherney and Harriet. She had a heart failure after which she died at the Doctors Hospital in the year 1985. There was a documentary that Aviva Kempner made that was named Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg, which had most of the facts regarding her career and personal life. She also had a biography that appeared in the year 2007. It was by Glenn D Smith Junior, and it was named ‘Something On My Own: Gertrude Berg and American Broadcasting 1929-1956.

Eve Arden English Actress

Eve Arden

Eve Arden was a very famous American actress. Her original name was Eunice Quedens. She was born at Mill Valley, California, U.S. When she was a child, her parents divorced. In her childhood, she went to Catholic Boarding school. And after that, she went to Tamalpais High School. After her schooling, she joined a theater company. She began her career in theater with the Henry Duffy Stock Company. Eve Arden was married to Ned Bergen. After that, she married to an actor Brooks West. Eve and West had four children. Eve Arden made her debut with her real name in the film Song of Love in 1929. In the movie, she acted the role of a wisecracking showgirl. This picture was one of the Columbia Pictures earliest successes. Eve’s Broadway debut came in 1934. In this, her role was appreciated, and she credited as Eve Arden. Her film career began in 1937 when she appeared in the films Oh Doctor and Stage Door. In Stage Door, she played the role of fast-talking, witty supporting character. This character gave her name and fame; she got noticed and to be a template for many of Arden’s future roles. She gave many memorable screen roles in her films. In 1945, she did a supporting role as Joan Crawford’s in the picture Mildred Pierce. For this movie, she won the award in the category of best supporting actress. In 1939 she did the film at the Circus, in this, she also performed some acrobatics. Exhibitors voted her the sixth most promising “star of tomorrow” in 1946. Eve also worked for radio and television. Eve is acclaimed for her role as the title character of Our Miss Brooks on radio (1948-1956) and television (1952-56). From the film industry, she returned to television for two series, The Eve Arden Show, which telecasted from 1957 to 1958 and The Mother in Law from 1967 to 1969. She also did many stage show on the mid of her television and film career. Some of her famous stage work are in Oscar Hammerstein 2 in 1939, let’s face it in 1941. She usually appeared in stage comedies after 1960. She gave up in the battle with cancer and heart disease at her home, Los Angles, California at the age of 82.


Ida Lupino

Ida Lupino was an Anglo-American director, producer, singer, and actress. She was born on 4 February 1918 in Herne Hill in London. Her film career lasted about forty-eight years. She had appeared in about sixty films and also directed seven films. She became a citizen of United States in 1948 and lived there during most of her career. She also had co-written and co-produced some of her films. She had written five other movies and four television episodes. Ida had served as a Lieutenant in a woman ambulance and defense corps during the Second World War. For a short time during her career, she also composed music and also worked in radio for some time. At a young age of seven, she wrote and appeared in a play called Mademoiselle for the school production. She attended Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Ida's first film was 'The Love Race' in 1931, which was a comedy film. The next year she made an appearance in another film called 'Her First Affair'. Later, she moved to Hollywood to play a lead role in 'Alice in Wonderland' that was released in 1933. She appeared in a movie called 'Search for Beauty' in 1934, which appeared in an International film for selection of most attractive males and females in the English speaking countries. In 1939, she starred in the film called 'The Light That failed'. Associate producer at Warner bros was impressed by her performance in this movie and hired her for role in 'They Dribe by Night'. In 1943, she appeared in 'The Hard Way' and won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for the Best Actress. She played a comedic lead role in 'Pillow to Post' in 1945. She appeared in 'Road House' in 1948. In 1951, she appeared in another film called 'On Dangerous Ground'. She got a chance to direct a film called 'Not Wanted' because the original director suffered a heart attack, but she did not take the directorial credits. In 1949, she directed the film called 'Never Fear'. Her movies address the brutal repercussions of sexuality, dependence, and independence. She directed the movie 'Outrage' in 1950. As she stepped into direction, she did not quit her acting career. She appeared in nineteen episode of 'Four star Playhouse'. She acted in several movies and also on television. Lupino was married and divorced three times. She had a daughter from her third marriage. She died from a stroke while she was undergoing treatment from colon cancer on 3 August 1995. At that time, she was 77 years of age.

Ida Lupino English Actress