1955 Margaret Barr's Strange Children Ballet. Her choreography was motivated by strong social and potitical concerns, and her dance dramas ranged over diverse topics such as the work of Mahatma Gandhi and Margaret Mead, drought, and the Melbourne Cup.
Born William Clark Gable February 1, 1901 Cadiz, Ohio, USA Died November 16, 1960 (aged 59) West Hollywood, California, USA Resting place Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale. Spouse(s) Josephine Dillon (m. 1924; div. 1930) Maria Langham (m. 1931; div. 1939) Carole Lombard (m. 1939; wid. 1942) Sylvia Ashley (m. 1949; div. 1952) Kay Williams (m. 1955–60) Children John Gable Judy Lewis
"What struck me about her? Her beauty. Her sheer beauty. And her dress! She had on a green-and-red dress. Spectacularly beautiful woman . . . We said hi. Then they started playing a waltz. I said, Barbara, I don't know how to waltz. And she said, Well, let's sit down. So we sat down, and the rest is history. Been sitting down for sixty-five years." — Former President George H.W. Bush on wife Barbara