Barbara Eden - August 23, 2014

Happy 83rd Birthday to Barbara Eden! Eden has appeared in several TV shows and movies since the 1960s but is best known for her starring role in I Dream of Jeannie, which ran from 1965 to 1970. 

TODAY’S TRIVIA QUESTION

Eden’s first featured television appearance was on what show?

a)   The Adventures of Ozzy and Harriet

b)   Leave it to Beaver

c)    Bonanza

d)   I Love Lucy

Answer below!

QUOTE OF THE DAY

I've never stopped working. If you're active, you can appreciate what you did in the past, you don't feel like it's gone.

~Barbara Eden

 

DID YOU KNOW…

Jeannie's harem costume is now housed in the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.

TRIVIA ANSWER

d) I Love Lucy in 1957. She plays a va-va-voom visitor who catches all them men’s eyes, making Lucy and Ethel a little jealous, in the episode entitled “Country Club Dance.”