Amanda Garrett‘s Today’s Memory
Edward G. Robinson’s birthday
Originally shared by Amanda Garrett
Actor Edward G. Robinson was born Emanuel Goldenberg on Dec. 12, 1893, in Bucharest, Romania. After getting his start in Yiddish theater and on Broadway, Robinson went to Hollywood, where he became a gangster sensation in Little Caesar (1931). He continued to be one of old Hollywood’s most reliable stars in films like Double Indemnity (1944), Key Largo (1948) and Scarlet Street (1945).