22 Aug
2013

Gene Kelly

Strap on those tap shoes and start kicking those legs, it's dancing film star legend and  Pittsburgh native, Gene Kelly's birthday!

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Happy Birthday you handsome devil, you!

Gene Kelly was basically a tap dancing Don Draper. Having utterly conquered the Broadway scene, Kelly moved on to become a successful actor and, later, co-director of classics such as Singing in the Rain, which includes one of the most famous scenes in entertainment history:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D1ZYhVpdXbQ

He's also famous for being able to do this...

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And that...

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And whatever this is...

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And...

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That's right. No matter how much you don't want it to be true, Gene Kelly's final screen performance was.... Xanadu....A movie about a group of people who want to build a roller skating rink. The they do. Xanadu.

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