Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Happy Birthday Helen Hayes!

Helen Hayes and Robert Montgomery in a publicity photo for Vanessa: Her Love Story (1935).
Helen Hayes, accomplished and talented actress of the stage and film, was born on this day in 1900. She is one of the few actors who has won one of each major award (EGOT): Emmy, Golden Globe, Oscar, and Tony. Robert Montgomery often regarded her as his favorite leading lady. They made two movies together, Another Language (1933) and Vanessa: Her Love Story (1935). She also played Queen Victoria on his television show Robert Montgomery Presents in 1951. Happy Birthday Helen Hayes!