Ben Franklin (Da Silva) arranges for her to visit, which ends his writers block. In truth, no such visit took place. In fact, Martha Jefferson was so ill following a miscarriage, that she couldn't have gone anywhere in the summer of 1776. Dec 26, 1972 If" 1776" is to be believed, the United States was founded by a bunch of nebbishes, and the Declaration of Independence was written only after Thomas Jefferson rid himself of writer's block by making love to his wife.
Howard Da Silva, Actor: 1776. Howard da Silva was one of 324 actors, writers and directors who fell victim to the Hollywood blacklisting of the early 1950s, and had his career halted in the blink of an eye. Originally was a steelworker before making his stage debut at age 20 in New York. He made a name for himself on Broadway before going Apr 28, 2015 Truther TV 1, 222, 464 views.
Gates of Hell and Ben Franklin Ras Ben Duration: 1: 27: 29. Benjamin Franklin 1776 1790 HD 1080p Documentary Duration: 1: 23: 45. (Movie Clip) Lees of Old Virginia Ron Holgate as the boisterous Richard Henry Lee leads John Adams (William Daniels) and Ben Franklin (Howard Da Silva) in Sherman Edwards' The Lees of (more) Home 1776 Quotes Movie Details.
1776 69. G, 140 min. Ah, Ben! I want you to see some cards I'd gone and had printed up. Franklin did this and Franklin did that and Franklin did some Ben Franklin, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson even dance down a staircase in Independence Hall. You could have knocked me over with a quill when Genachowski said it. But truth be told, " 1776" is a favorite of mine as well. The History Channel 13 Show Collection: Founding Fathers (Complete Miniseries), Founding Brothers (Complete Miniseries), The Conflict Ignites, 1776, Washington& Arnold, the World At War, England's Last Chance, Birth of the Republic, the Revolution (Complete Series), Washington the Warrior, Ben Franklin, Benedict Arnold a William Daniels as John Adams, Howard Da Silva as Ben Franklin, Ken Howard as Thomas Jefferson, Donald Madden as John Dickinson, John Cullum as Edward Rutledge, and others make the movie a joy to watch.
1776 is the name of a 1969 Broadway play by Sherman Edwards and Peter Stone, and its 1972 film adaptation, featuring William Daniels (yes, KITT and Mr. Scotland but is here portrayed as mostly Overshadowed by Awesome compared to his colleagues Ben Franklin and John Dickinson. ) the only version of the movie to reach TV was a Dec 08, 2016 This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
1776 is a 1972 American musical drama film directed by Peter H. Hunt. The water fountain seen during the musical number" The Lees of Old Virginia, " with Ben Franklin, became known to television viewers as the fountain seen during the beginning credits of the TV series Friends.
Nov 17, 1972 In the days leading up to July 4, 1776, Continental Congressmen John Adams and Benjamin Franklin coerce Thomas Jefferson into writing the Declaration of Independence as a delaying tactic as they try to persuade the American colonies to support a resolution on independence.