Ginger Rogers

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  • Birth Name: Virginia Katherine McMath
  • Birth Place: Independence, MO
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/16/1911, Cancer
  • Date of Death: 04/25/1995
  • Profession: Actor; dancer; singer
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VIDEO: Ginger Rogers Comes to Tea

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Ginger Rogers Comes to Tea
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Length: 25:49
Aired: 11/22/1971

Ginger Rogers experiences the perplexities of a lifetime while sipping tea with Lucy. All Ginger wanted to do was to reclaim her purse. watch

VIDEO: Ginger Rogers Comes to Tea

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Ginger Rogers Comes to Tea
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Length: 25:49
Aired: 11/22/1971

Ginger Rogers experiences the perplexities of a lifetime while sipping tea with Lucy. All Ginger wanted to do was to reclaim her purse. watch

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Question: I just had to respond to Jena's comments about implausabilities in the "plot" of High School Musical 2. Let's remember it is a preteen movie from Disney. I've seen all the Astaire/Rogers movies and I have to say that the implausabilities in their plots (and they are legion!) do not dim their charm one bit! Answer: Excellent point. And to all you kiddies who haven't discovered Turner Classic Movies yet, we're talking Fred and Ginger here, the Depression-era precursors to Frankie and Annette — I don't think I've ever typed their names in the same sentence and doubt I'll ever do it again! Anyway, I can't remember how many times I've heard my mother remark how silly the plots of the Astaire/Rogers movies are, and yet who cares? As long as they keep dancing cheek to cheek, I'm in heaven. Also in reference to Jena's disdain for HSM2, here's this from Christine: "I have an 8-year-old in the house and had no choice but to watch the whole movie. I'm actually glad I did. I absolutel ...read more

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Here's Lucy: Ginger Rogers Comes To Te
The Groom Wore Spurs
We're Not Married

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Credits

Year Title Description
1994 That's Entertainment! Part III Movie, Actor - Performer
1984 George Stevens Movie, Actor
1965 Quick, Let's Get Married Movie, Actor - Mme. Rinaldi
1965 Harlow Movie, Actor - Mama Jean
1957 Oh, Men! Oh, Women! Movie, Actor - Mildred Turner

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Guest Columnist Lisa Rinna Kicks Up Her Heels

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