Nov. 22, 2021

This Day in Halloween: Scream queen and actress Jamie Lee Curtis is born in Santa Monica, California in 1958. / Illustration by Melissa Kim

Actress Jamie Lee Curtis is born in Santa Monica, California in 1958. Nicknamed “The Scream Queen” for her roles in a series of late 1970s-early 1980s slasher films beginning with Halloween in 1978. 

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