Tag: Annie Get Your Gun
This Day in Pop Culture for August 13
Without meaning to, Walt Disney’s animated “Bambi” led to a huge drop in hunting rifle sales when the film came out on this day in 1942.
This Day in Pop Culture for May 16
1929: And the Winner Is… Back on this day in 1929, the very first Academy Awards presentation was held during a private dinner for 270 guests at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Unlike the award ceremonies today, 15 statuettes were awarded in about 15 minutes. Believe it or not, the media were given the list of…