J. Clarke articles

Aida Overton Walker

Fabulous Facts About Aida Overton Walker, The Forgotten Drag King

When vaudeville superstar Aida Overton Walker walked onto the stage, audiences would go absolutely wild—but few know her dark history.
April 8, 2024 J. Clarke
Poster of Imitation of Life with Fredi Washington and Hattie McDaniel

Unfair Facts About Fredi Washington, The Almost Hollywood Superstar

Fredi Washington was one of the most talented actresses of her time. If her name isn’t well known today, maybe that’s because of her devastating story.
April 1, 2024 J. Clarke
Dinah Shore, 1970's

Little-Known Facts About Dinah Shore, The Loveless American Sweetheart

Dinah Shore dazzled the country with music hits and an impressive TV career—but behind all the glitz and glamor, she hid the details of a turbulent life.
February 26, 2024 J. Clarke
Hated Movie Characters

Irritating Facts About The Most Hated Movie Characters In History

The hated character who killed Bambi’s mom is known only as “Man,” but years later he was almost revealed as another famous Disney villain.
February 1, 2024 J. Clarke

Mysterious Facts About Anna Kashfi, The Girl Who Broke Brando

For years, the world knew Anna Kashfi as Marlon Brando’s “exotic” Indian wife. But when you look into her backstory, the truth about her is far more complicated.
January 30, 2024 J. Clarke
Portrait Of Josie Mansfield

Provocative Facts About Josie Mansfield, A Professional Gold Digger

Josie Mansfield hit the jackpot when she caught the eye of millionaire James Fisk—but shockingly, their twisted “love story” would end in murder.
January 17, 2024 J. Clarke

Appalling Facts About Lady Byron, History's Most Scorned Woman

George Gordon Lord Byron’s classic poetry is praised for its passion and romance. But judging by the life of his only wife, Lady Byron, life with the poet was everything but a fairytale.
January 12, 2024 J. Clarke

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