Warner Leroy Baxter was an American film actor from the 1910s to the 1940s. Baxter became known for his role as the Cisco Kid in the 1928 film In Old Arizona, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor at the 2nd Academy Awards, he played womanizing, charismatic Latin bandit types in Westerns, played the Cisco Kid or a similar character throughout the 1930s, but had a range of other roles throughout his career. Baxter began his movie career in silent films with his most notable roles being in The Great Gatsby and The Awful Truth. Baxter's most notable talkies are In Old Arizona, 42nd Street, Slave Ship with Wallace Beery, Kidnapped with Freddie Bartholomew, the 1931 ensemble short film, The Stolen Jools. In the 1940s, he was well known for his recurring role as Dr. Robert Ordway in the Crime Doctor series of 10 films. For his contributions to the motion-picture industry, Baxter has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Baxter was born in Columbus, Ohio, to Edwin F. Baxter and Jane Barrett.
Baxter was 5 months old. Baxter and his mother went to live with her brother in Columbus, they moved to New York City, where he became active in dramatics, both participating in school productions and attending plays. In 1898, the two moved to San Francisco; when the 1906 San Francisco earthquake struck and his mother lived in Golden Gate Park for eight days and went to live with friends in Alameda for three months. In 1908, they returned to Columbus. After selling farm implements for a living, Baxter worked for four months as the partner of Dorothy Shoemaker in an act on the Keith Vaudeville Circuit. Baxter began his film career as an extra in 1914 in a stock company, he had his first starring role in Sheltered Daughters, starred in 48 features during the 1920s. His most notable silent roles were in The Great Gatsby, Aloma of the South Seas as an island love interest opposite dancer Gilda Gray, an alcoholic doctor in West of Zanzibar with Lon Chaney. Baxter's most notable starring role was as the Cisco Kid in In Old Arizona, the first all-talking Western, for which he won the second Academy Award for Best Actor.
He starred in 42nd Street, Grand Canary, Broadway Bill, Kidnapped. By 1936, Baxter was the highest-paid actor in Hollywood, but by 1943, he had slipped to B movie roles, he starred in a series of Crime Doctor films for Columbia Pictures. Baxter had roles in more than 100 films between 1914 and 1950. Baxter married Viola Caldwell in 1911, but they were soon separated and divorced in 1913, he married actress Winifred Bryson in 1918, remaining married until his death in 1951. He was a close friend of William Powell with whom he had starred in three films, was at Powell's side when Jean Harlow died in 1937; when not acting, Baxter was an inventor who co-created a searchlight for revolvers in 1935, which allowed a shooter to more see a target at night. He developed a radio device that allowed emergency crews to change traffic signals from two blocks away, providing them with safe passage through intersections, he financed the device's installation at a Beverly Hills intersection in 1940. Baxter suffered from arthritis for several years, in 1951, he underwent a lobotomy as a last resort to ease the chronic pain.
On May 7, 1951, he died of pneumonia at age 62 and was interred in Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California. In 1960, Baxter posthumously received a motion pictures star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6284 Hollywood Boulevard. List of actors with Academy Award nominations Warner Baxter on IMDb Warner Baxter at the Internet Broadway Database Warner Baxter at AllMovie Warner Baxter at Find a Grave Photographs of Warner Baxter Warner Baxter and his mother Jane tour the Fox lot in Hollywood: #1...#2
Charlotte Gonin, known by her stage name Vitaa, is a French singer. She was discovered by DJ Kost, they sang "Pas à pas". It was at this event that she was first called "Vitaa." Vitaa worked for several years in collaboration with various hip hop and R&B artists and with Diam's and Pit Baccardi on Oublie a solo on the album Première classe RnB with the song "Ma sœur". She performed a second duet with Dadoo, "Sur ta route" made several more duets with various other singers, including "Mytho" with Mafia K'1 Fry, "Bol d'air" with Rohff and Jasmin. Vitaa collaborated with Diam's on the song "Confessions Nocturnes", with which she became known to the general French public. Since Vitaa has appeared on the track "Peur d'aimer" with Nessbeal and "Ne dis jamais" with Sinik; the first artist signed to the label Motown France, Vitaa released her debut solo album A fleur de toi on 5 February 2007, which peaked at number one in France. The music video for the album's title track was filmed in Montreal, Canada.
Vitaa was the support act for the Paris shows of Rihanna's Last Girl on Earth. Charting singles *Did not appear in the official Belgian Ultratop 50 charts, but rather in the bubbling under Ultratip charts. Other singles 2007: "Ma soeur" 2007: "Toi" 2007: "Pourquoi les hommes?" 2008: "Mon paradis secret" 2009: "Une fille pas comme les autres" 2010: "Pour que tu restes"Featured in *Did not appear in the official Belgian Ultratop 50 charts, but rather in the bubbling under Ultratip charts. "Pas à Pas" with Dadoo "Mytho" with Mafia K'1 Fry "Bol d'air" with Rohff "Oublie" with Pit Baccardi and Diam's "Sur ta route" with Dadoo "Fille facile" with Dadoo "C. B" with Casus Belli "Confessions nocturnes" with Diam's.
Athabasca Pass is a high mountain pass in the Canadian Rockies on the border between Alberta and British Columbia. In fur trade days it connected Jasper House on the Athabasca River with Boat Encampment on the Columbia River; the pass lies between McGillivray Ridge. It is south of Yellowhead north of Howse Pass; the Committee's Punch Bowl, a glacial lake on the continental divide at the summit of the pass, is the headwaters of the Whirlpool River, a tributary of the Athabasca River. It has an outlet to Pacific Creek, a tributary of the Columbia River to the south. Athabaca Pass is first mentioned in the historical record in the papers of British explorer David Thompson, shown the route in 1811 by an Iroquois man named Thomas, it became a major point on the fur trade route between Rupert's Land and the Columbia District, used by the York Factory Express. And in recognition of that usage was designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1971. List of Rocky Mountain passes on the continental divide Dr. Peter Murphy - La Grande Traverse Part 5 — YouTube video of presentation by Dr. Peter Murphy, Professor Emeritus of Forestry with the Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta, on the route through Athabasca Pass