Orson Welles w/Bernard Herrmann in the background. Today marks the Anniversary of one of the most notorious radio broadcasts the world has ever know, Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre on the.
"War of the Worlds" 1938 Radio Broadcast - On Halloween eve in the power of radio was on full display when a dramatization of the science-fiction novel "The War of the Worlds" scared the daylights out of many of CBS radio's nighttime listeners.
Resistance heroine who led 7,000 men against the Nazis
Nancy Wake, ‘White Mouse’ of World War II. The Gestapo called her “The White Mouse” for the way she deftly avoided their traps. Nancy Wake, was one of the most effective and cunning British agents working in German-occupied France during World War II.
Vera Lynn singing for the radio late
Karl Friedrich Benz was the founder of the Mercredes-Benz who was a German engineer.
What Makes Citizen Kane So Special?
The Infamous "War of the Worlds" Radio Broadcast Was a Magnificent Fluke
The Infamous "War of the Worlds" Radio Broadcast Was a Magnificent Fluke - Orson Welles and his colleagues scrambled to pull together the show; they ended up writing pop culture history
Tuesday of October 1996 Performance artist and political activist Kathy Change, originally Kathleen Chang commits suicide by self-immolation at the age of 46 in University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
Anna Anderson In Anderson turned up at a mental hospital in Germany as a Jane Doe. She refused to reveal her identity at first, but two years later she began claiming to be the Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov.
Orson Welles war of the worlds - a historical day in radio broadcasting history, Orson Welles was a genius and made many believe that we where being attacked by aliens!