This Day In History: June 10, 1967

By | June 11, 2016

From Wikipedia:

Spencer Bonaventure Tracy (April 5, 1900 – June 10, 1967) was an American actor, noted for his natural style and versatility. One of the major stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age, Tracy was nominated for nine Academy Awards for Best Actor and won two, sharing the record for nominations in that category with Laurence Olivier.

Best Tracy films:

  • Desk Set (office automation and knowledge management in the 1950s)
  • Woman of the Year (with Kate Hepburn)
  • Bad Day at Black Rock (racism in the US)