Friday, April 23, 2010
US Natualized Citizen of the Day- Claudette Colbert
Claudette Colbert was born on September 13, 1903 in Saint-Mandé, France
She was a French-born American stage and film actress. Colbert was recognized as one of the leading female exponents of screwball comedy; she won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her comedic performance in It Happened One Night (1934), and also received Academy Award nominations for her dramatic roles in Private Worlds (1935) and Since You Went Away (1944).