Scott Joplin – was an American composer and pianist. Joplin achieved fame for his ragtime compositions, and was later dubbed "The King of Ragtime". During his brief career, he wrote 44 original ragtime pieces, one ragtime ballet, and two operas.
Jack HALEY NF * AFI Top Actor nominee > Notable Films: Most famous role was as the Tin Man in The Wizard of Oz Pigskin Parade Poor Little Rich Girl Pick a Star Wake Up and Live Alexander's Ragtime Band Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Higher and Higher
Milos Forman adapts the E. Doctorow novel of an America as new as the people arriving in it and the music coming out of it. An all-star cast ranges from James Cagney to Samuel L. Jackson in an early role.
~ The Student Prince.so handsome. Tyrone Power in Alexander's Ragtime Band Born Tyrone Edmund Power, Jr. May 1914 Cincinnati, Ohio, U. Died November 1958 (aged Madrid, Spain Cause of death Heart attack
Maude Fealy, 1902 The stunning Maude Fealy - was a star of the Edwardian stage and silent films. She had a tempestuous love life that included several marriages and a lesbian affair. image is from a vintage postcard.
Don AMECHE * AFI Top Actor nominee > Active > Born Dominic Felix Amici 31 May 1908 Wisconsin > Died 6 Dec 1993 (aged Arizona, prostate cancer > Other: Comedian > Spouse: Honore Prendergast her death) > Children 6