Author: Eclectic Vibes

twixnmix: Clark Gable and Loretta Young in…

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Clark Gable and Loretta Young in The Call of the Wild (1935)

During filming Clark and Loretta had an affair resulting in the birth of their daughter, Judy Lewis on November 6, 1935. Loretta, a single

devout

Catholic concealed her pregnancy and placed her daughter in an orphanage at eight months. She brought her into public view at 19 months, saying she was her adopted child. Judy didn’t discover the truth about her biological parents until was 31 years old, by then Clark had died. The truth was kept a secret for nearly 60 years until Judy confirmed that the rumors were true in her 1994 memoir Uncommon Knowledge

Opera singer Margaret Tynes photographed b…

Opera singer Margaret Tynes photographed by Carl Van Vechten on September 29, 1959.

Keith Haring, Andy Warhol, and Jean-Michel B…

Keith Haring, Andy Warhol, and Jean-Michel Basquiat at Warhol’s studio at 860 Broadway in New York City on April 23, 1984.

twixnmix: James Baldwin photographed by Carl V…

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James Baldwin photographed by Carl Van Vechten on September 13, 1955.

Jimi Hendrix at the Schiller Hotel in Amster…

Jimi Hendrix at the Schiller Hotel in Amsterdam after his performance at the Hippy Happy Festival in 1967.   

Photos by Rob Bosboom

Miko Mayama photographed by Gene Howard, 196…

Miko Mayama photographed by Gene Howard, 1968.  

twixnmix: Ike and Tina Turner performing at t…

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Ike and Tina Turner performing at the Newport Pop Festival in Northridge, California on June 20, 1969.

Elton John and Bernie Taupin pose for a port…

Elton John and Bernie Taupin pose for a portraits for the album sleeve of Elton’s album Caribou in 1974.

Photos by Ed Caraeff

Sammy Davis Jr. photographed by Gjon Mili in P…

Sammy Davis Jr. photographed by Gjon Mili in Porgy and Bess (1959)

twixnmix: Rolling Stone magazine covers from…

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Rolling Stone magazine covers from 1969