Category Archives: Cavalcade of America

March 31: Happy Birthday, Les Damon!

  Working actor Les Damon is best known for his work on The Thin Man, The Right To Happiness, and especially as detective Mike Waring on The Falcon. Damon had a successful career on daytime TV soap operas and character … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Joan Fontaine!

As much fun as Old Time Radio is, it is sad that we mourn the passing of so many marvelous talents. Even more distressing is that these occasions become less frequent, because so many of the talented people who worked … Continue reading

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Cavalcade of America’s Final Episode aired 3-31-1953

Today in 1953, Cavalcade of America was heard for the final time on network radio. It had been the longest-running show of its kind (dating back to 1935). Cavalcade of America presented dramatized events in American history over 18 years. … Continue reading

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