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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 30, 2014

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 30, 2014

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 8, 2014
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1911 Mary Pickford film restored after turning up in N.H. barn

KEENE, N.H., Sept. 24 (UPI) -- A 1911 film featuring Hollywood icon Mary Pickford that was found in a New Hampshire barn will be publicly shown in October, Keene State College says.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, April 30, 2012.
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Wrecking ball aimed at Hollywood studio

Wrecking ball aimed at Hollywood studio

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 26 (UPI) -- West Hollywood studio buildings once owned by screen icons Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks are to be demolished within weeks, local officials say.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012.
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May 29, 1979(1979-05-29) (aged 87) Santa Monica, California, U.S.

Mary Pickford (April 8, 1892 – May 29, 1979) was a Canadian-born motion picture actress, co-founder of the film studio United Artists and one of the original 36 founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Known as "America's Sweetheart," "Little Mary" and "The girl with the curls," she was one of the Canadian pioneers in early Hollywood and a significant figure in the development of film acting.

Because her international fame was triggered by moving images, she is a watershed figure in the history of modern celebrity. And as one of silent film's most important performers and producers, her contract demands were central to shaping the Hollywood industry. In consideration of her contributions to American cinema, the American Film Institute named Pickford 24th among the greatest female stars of all time.

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