Full Name: Claudette Colbert [Émilie "Lily" Claudette Chauchoin]
Why Famous: It Happened One Night (1935), Private Worlds (1936), Since You Went Away (1945) and The Two Mrs. Grenvilles (1987).
- 1934-02-22 "It Happened One Night" directed by Frank Capra and starring Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert opens at NY's Radio City Music Hall (Outstanding Production 1935)
- 1935-02-27 7th Academy Awards: "It Happened One Night", Clark Gable & Claudette Colbert win
- 1993-03-02 Actress Claudette Colbert suffers a stroke at 89