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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 16, 2013.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, July 16, 2012.
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'Dynasty' designer Nolan Miller dead at 79

'Dynasty' designer Nolan Miller dead at 79

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., June 9 (UPI) -- Fashion designer Nolan Miller -- best known for his work on "Dynasty" -- died at a California hospital, his former assistant said. He was 79.

Actor Peter Breck dead at 82

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Actor Peter Breck, best known as the hot-headed Nick Barkley in the 1960s TV show "The Big Valley," has died in Canada after a long illness.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 16, 2008.
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The Almanac

UPI almanac for Monday, July 16, 2007.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, July 16, the 197th day of 2006 with 168 to follow.
By United Press International

Stuntwoman Polly Burson dead at 86

VENTURA, Calif., April 17 (UPI) -- Renowned rodeo trick rider and pioneer Hollywood stuntwoman Polly Burson has died in Ventura, Calif. She was 86.

Actor John Bromfield dead at 83

PALM DESERT, Calif., Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Actor John Bromfield, best known for his TV role as U.S. Marshal Frank Morgan, has died of kidney failure in Palm Desert, Calif., at age 83.

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, July 16, the 197th day of 2005 with 168 to follow.
By United Press International

Robert Wagner admits to secret affair

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Robert Wagner admitted to an affair with Barbara Stanwyck in the 1950s, a romance the actors kept secret because the actress was 23 years older than Wagner.

Feature: AFI calls Lucas a pioneer

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- When the American Film Institute presents George Lucas with its AFI Life Achievement Award next June, it will be the first time in the award's 33-year history t
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 16, the 198th day of 2004 with 168 to follow.
By United Press International

Analysis: 'The Thorn Birds' fly again

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- The new DVD release of the landmark TV series "The Thorn Birds" serves as a reminder of how far TV has come -- or how far it is fallen, depending on your point
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, July 16, the 197th day of 2003 with 168 to follow.
By United Press International

People

TONI BRAXTON TO STAR IN NEW 'AIDA'
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

Video of the Week: 'Femme Fatale'

LOS ANGELES, March 23 (UPI) -- In "Femme Fatale," writer-director Brian De Palma ("Carrie" and "Dressed to Kill") tries to create a new kind of heroine combining the alluring but cruel bad gi
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

'Shanghai Moon' is a hot Off-Broadway tick

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Every Off-Broadway season there is one show that generates enough buzz to make it the hottest ticket in town, the show that everyone "in the know" wants to see. This season it's "Shanghai Moon," the latest creation of Charles Busch, the reigning diva of c
FREDERICK M. WINSHIP

Film of the Week: 'Femme Fatale'

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- In "Femme Fatale," writer-director Brian De Palma ("Carrie" and "Dressed to Kill") tries to create a new kind of heroine combining the alluring but cruel bad girls of classic film noirs such as "Double Indemnity" and "The Maltese Falcon" with the victimiz
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Hollywood Digest

NOW SLAMS NETS ON PRIME TIME VIEW OF WOMEN
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 16, the 197th day of 2002 with 168 to follow.
By United Press International

Scott's World -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

HOLLYWOOD, June 5 (UPI) -- Tom Hanks joins Hollywood's pantheon of movie legends next month as the youngest honoree in the American Film Institute's hall of fame.
VERNON SCOTT, United Press International

Alan King brings Sam Goldwyn to the stage

NEW YORK, March 26 (UPI) -- Alan King is back on the New York stage in a role that fits him like a glove -- that of Hollywood movie mogul Sam Goldwyn, who began his career as a glove sales
FREDERICK M. WINSHIP

People

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DENNIS DAILY, United Press International
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