Exploring the Past: A Photographic Journey Through Time

By Sarah Norman | May 4, 2024

Remember When Lucy Went Out On A Ledge WIth the real Superman?

Do you remember when Superman saved the day on I Love Lucy? Did you know that Mary Tyler Moore was a dancing elf in commercials for Hotpoint appliances? Or that Brigitte Bardot was an aspiring ballerina before she started acting? How much do you know about the woman who was considered the British Marilyn Monroe? Do you remember when Shirley Eaton appeared on screen covered in gold paint? Join us as we revisit some of these groovy moments from the past, and see pictures of Julia Louis-Dreyfuss when she was young, and Melanie Griffith with a pet lion.

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In the episode, Lucy decides to throw a birthday party for Little Ricky, but her friend, Carolyn Appleby, is planning to throw a party for her son Stevie on the same day. Since Lucy is worried that no one will come to Little Ricky’s party, she tries to compete with Carolyn, who is planning an elaborate party. Ricky mentions that Superman is in town, so Lucy tries to get him to come. When Ricky fails to get Superman, Lucy dresses up as the superhero and finds herself in a pickle. Luckily, Superman does show up just in time to save the day. 

British TV personality and food author Nigella Lawson in 1983

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Nigella Lawson, who was born in 1960, graduated from the University of Oxford with a degree in medieval and modern language. She got her start as a book reviewer and literary critic. She became the deputy literary editor of The Sunday Times in 1986, before becoming a freelance journalist and publishing her first book, How to Eat in 1998. She published her second book, How to Be a Domestic Goddess in 2000. She started hosting her own cooking show series, Nigella Bites in 1999, and since then, has hosted other shows and started her own cookware, Living Kitchen.