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Bea Arthur

actressBorn: May 13, 1922Died: April 25, 2009 (California, USA) Best Known as: actress Though she was successful on stage and in films, Bea Arthur was be…

Arthur Cohn

Arthur CohnproducerBorn: 1939Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland A successful producer with five Academy Award-winning films (more than any other producer) to his credit, his films include The Gard…

Golden

The Golden (“Auratus”). So Jean Dorat, one of the Pleiad poets of France, was called by a pun on his name. This pun may perhaps pass muster; not so the preposterous title given …

Arthur Shimkin 2006 Deaths

Arthur ShimkinAge: 84 producer of children's records who started the Little Golden Records label of Simon & Schuster in the early 1950s and Sesame Street Records in the 1970s. He won a Gra…

Arthur

King of the Silures, a tribe of ancient Britons, was mortally wounded in the battle of Camlan, in Cornwall, raised by the revolt of his nephew, Modred. He was taken to Glastonbury, where he…

58th Annual Golden Globe Awards

Best Series—Drama:The West Wing (ABC)Best Actor in a Drama:Martin Sheen, The West WingBest Actress in a Drama:Sela Ward, Once and Again Best Series—Musical or Comedy:Sex and the C…

Andrew Golden

13, and Andrew Golden, 11, students at Westside Middle School in Jonesboro, Ark., shocked the nation by opening fire on their classmates on March 24. The rampage, possibly meant as revenge a…

Golden Calf

We all worship the golden calf, i.e. money. The reference is to the golden calf made by Aaron when Moses was absent on Mount Sinai. (Exod. xxxii.) According to a common local tradition, Aar…

Golden Mean

Keep the golden mean. The wise saw of Cleobulos, King of Rhodes (B.C. 630-559). Distant alike from each, to neither lean, But ever keep the happy Golden Mean. Rowe: The Golden Verses. Sou…

Golden Slipper

(The), in Negro melodies, like “golden streets,” etc., symbolises the joys of the land of the leal; and to wear the golden slipper means to enter into the joys of Paradise. The …