Zane Grey’s birthday
Originally shared by Richard Suertudo (The ipi House)
Happy Birthday, American Author Zane Grey!
Pearl Zane Grey, January 31, 1872 – October 23, 1939, was an American dentist, avid sports fisherman and a prolific author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories associated with the Western genre and the American Frontier. Riders of the Purple Sage (1912) was his best-selling book.
In addition to the commercial success of his printed works, many were adapted quite successfully to 112 films and a television series, Dick Powell’s Zane Grey Theater, which ran on CBS from 1956 to 1961, staring; Claude Akins, Eddie Albert, Martin Balsam, Anne Bancroft, Robert Blake, Ernest Borgnine, Lloyd Bridges, David Janssen, James Garner, David Niven, Lee J. Cobb, Joan Crawford, Edward G. Robinson, Robert Ryan, Claudette Colbert, Sammy Davis Jr., Sterling Hayden, Dennis Hopper, Brian Keith, Hedy Lamarr, Michael Landon, Julie London, Strother Martin, Jack Palance, Harry Dean Stanton, Rod Taylor, Esther Williams, Jack Lemmon, Barbara Stanwyck, Ginger Rogers, Lon Chaney Jr., Ronald and Nancy Reagan, Burt Reynolds, Rita Moreno, Tuesday Weld, +++ ipi/Wiki
From The ipi House Library & THE PAPER EYE comes;
ipi Author ZANE GREY; ‘RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE’, Art; DOUGLAS DUER. GROSSET & DUNLAP, 1912.
Part I https://youtu.be/3nJjlfMMVgE
Part II https://youtu.be/bn0rIv6DHXM
‘LOVE GROWS MORE TREMENDOUSLY FULL,
SWIFT, POIGNANT, AS THE YEARS MULTIPLY.’ ZANE GREY