Like most clubs on the Sunset Strip, the Roxy has a grand and sordid past rich with Hollywood history. The Deco-style marquee isn’t as flamboyant as it once was, but the nearby pole sign and its animated R still rocks on. Sure, the Rainbow Bar and Grill's backlit plastic pole sign isn’t going to win any design awards, but c’mon, it’s a rainbow in West Hollywood. Photo by Joshua Barash.
Rita Moreno (Puerto Rico) - Paved the way for all the Latinas in Hollywood
A DAY IN HOLLYWOOD HISTORY - Mar 2, 1978: In one of history’s most famous cases of body-snatching, two men steal the corpse of the revered film actor Sir Charles Chaplin from a cemetery in the Swiss village of Corsier-sur-Vevey, located in the hills above Lake Geneva, near Lausanne, Switzerland.
Tony Curtis (He was born to poor Hungarian immigrants and went on to become one of the most famous faces in Hollywood history. He stared in over 140 films and was lover to almost as many women, Tony Curtis, has passed away at 85 commented by Emese: Thx)
Academy Award winning sisters, Joan Fontaine and Olivia de havilland
Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (/ˈbɛti/; April 5, 1908 – October 6, 1989) was an American actress of film, television, and theater. Regarded as one of the greatest actresses in Hollywood history, she was noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic, sardonic characters and was famous for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical and period films, suspense horror and occasional comedies.