July 1st is a special day for those who love classic films. Not only are we celebrating the 99th birthday of the great Olivia de Havilland, it is also the 84th birthday of the wonderful Leslie Caron.
Leslie was born in France on this date in 1931. Her achievements include starring in two Best Pictures, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS (1951) and GIGI (1958).
Some stills to celebrate her birthday, starting with her film debut starring with Gene Kelly in AN AMERICAN IN PARIS (1951):
THE GLASS SLIPPER (1955):
DADDY LONG LEGS (1955), with Fred Astaire:
FATHER GOOSE (1964), costarring Cary Grant:
Sending deep appreciation and happy birthday wishes to Leslie Caron!
Leslie Caron movies reviewed at Laura's Miscellaneous Musings: AN AMERICAN IN PARIS (1951), THE MAN WITH A CLOAK (1951), DADDY LONG LEGS (1955), and GUNS OF DARKNESS (1962).
Previously: 2013 and 2009 birthday posts.