Birthday Guests

ACME News photo by Johnny Thompson, dated January 29, 1941

Hollywood stars George Raft (2nd from right), Lana Turner (3rd from left), Maureen O'Hara (extreme left), Wayne Morris, and Al Ritz of the Ritz Brothers arrive on an American Airlines airliner to attend the celebration of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's birthday on January 30, 1941. The photo was taken by celebrated White House photographer Johnny Thompson for ACME Photo while he was a member of the White House press corps. Thompson served as a photographer from the Hoover administration into the Eisenhower years.

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