Happy Birthday: Jeanette MacDonald (1903-1965)

Jeanette MacDonald would be celebrating a birthday today. The legendary actress is best known for her string of musicals in the 1930s and 1940s, usually partnered with the dashing Nelson Eddy.

MacDonald worked extensively throughout the 1930s, making the brunt of her screen appearances during this time. She worked into the 1940s before eventually stepping away from feature films. Her last appearance comes in the classic early television series Playhouse 90 in 1957.

What are your favorite Eddy and MacDonald movies?

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