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Plane Crash Pictures

Plane Crash Pictures

Plane Crash Pictures

Plane Crash Pictures

The January 17, 1942-headline rang out, “Carole Lombard, 21 Others Die – Mother of Star with Her on Ill-fated Airliner.” It was only six weeks since the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the actress and wife of Clark Gable had been in her home state of Indiana to sell U.S. Savings Bonds.

Today Carole Lombard’s fame and talent are nearly overlooked. Many believe if it wasn’t for her highly publicized affair and marriage to Clark Gable her name wouldn’t register at all. Time has forgotten, during the 1930’s the actress appeared in more than 50 movies. Read the rest of this entry »