This Day in Film History:
William Castle's Macabre opens. The first of Castle's gimmick films, admission to Macabre includes
an insurance policy against "death by fright."
Joanne Woodward receives the first star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Nathan Birnbaum, AKA George Burns, dies in Beverly Hills. He is interred with his wife, Gracie Allen.
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We've secretly replaced Mrs. Gumberson's regular coffee with This Day in Film History. Let's see if she can tell the difference.