Fun Facts

Excerpted from the book Stars Over Hollywood
by David Kennedy registered with the Library of Congress

Fire Ladies Dianna Ross and Billie Holiday

In 1972 Aries Dianna Ross brought to life on the Screen, legendary singer Billie Holiday; both Ladies Born were born in late March, under the sign of the Ram.

Double Taurus--Katharine Hepburn, Barbra Streisand

Daughters of Venus--Katharine Hepburn, Barbra Streissand are the only two women in Hollywood history to tie for the Oscar for best actress. Decades later, Taurus Cate Blanchett, would win her own Oscar portraying Katharine Hepburn on the screen

Men of Aries

In 1967, Aries Warren Beauty gave a dynamic screen performance playing Aries Clyde Barrow. Robert Downey Jr., an Aries, received Hollywood acclaim and an Oscar nod portraying Cinema Pioneer Charlie Chaplin, also an Aries.

Fire and Air

In the 1970s, Fire and Air ignited the screen with the powerful duo of Robert Redford (Leo) and Paul Newman (Aquarius). . . One of the most financially successful duos of Broadway history featured a fire Ram, Matthew Broderick working with Aquarius Air Sign, Nathan Lane in the Producers. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have been called this century's most beautiful Hollywood couple; the opposition magnetism is obvious with this Gemini (Jolie) and Sagittarius (Pitt).

An Oscar Gift

In 1938, two fire signs, both born on April fifth, won top honors at the Oscars. . . and the Oscars went to the influential and respected Aries duo, Bette Davis and Spencer Tracy.