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Kellar Ellsworth

Kellar Ellsworth

Writer

Kellar Ellsworth was born and raised in Hawaii. He is an avid traveler, surfer and lover of NBA basketball. He wishes he could have grown up in the free love era!

The Original Walking Dead: How George Romero Created Zo...

October 19, 2019

S. William Hinzman in 'Night of the Living Dead' (1968). Source: IMDB ...

The Best Celebrity Letters To Fans Of The '70s

October 15, 2019

Source: ft.com Fandom back in the days of snail mail was a little different. Fan...

Mie Hama: Bond Girl Kissy Suzuki, Then And Now

October 11, 2019

Sean Connery and Mie Hama in 'You Only Live Twice' (1967). Source: IMDB In 1967'...

Alan Alda, Feminist: M*A*S*H Star Was The Sensitive '70...

October 8, 2019

Alan Alda at press conference for their television series MASH. Photo ...

Dan Haggerty Really Was Grizzly Adams: True Story Of TV...

October 4, 2019

Bozo the Bear as Ben, and Dan Haggerty as James 'Grizzly' Adams. Photo...

The Wrecking Crew: The Most Famous Band You Didn't Know...

October 1, 2019

Left: Hal Blaine and Glen Campbell at a Wrecking Crew session. Right: ...

Wilt Chamberlain's Love Life: Did He Sleep With '20,000...

September 30, 2019

CIRCA 1974: Former NBA star Wilt Chamberlain poses for this photo with...

The Very Real Rhinoceros Political Party Of Canada

September 22, 2019

What if Canada was Ruled By The Rhinoceros Party of Canada (neorhino.ca/) T...

1960s Sugar Companies Paid Harvard Scientists To Make F...

September 19, 2019

A young woman in a bikini eats a Butterfingers brand candy bar as she ...

1967: When Computer Science Was 'Women's Work' Because ...

September 12, 2019

A woman working on a Honeywell tape drive computer, circa 1969. (Photo...

Cookie Monster Was First Created As A Promotion For 'Mu...

September 10, 2019

Sesame Street Muppet Cookie Monster poses for photographs during a pre...

Gunter Schabowski: How One Man's Mistake Brought Down T...

September 4, 2019

Left: Gunter Schabowski at a press conference on November 9. 1989. Rig...

How The 1960s Made Us Scared Of Quicksand

August 31, 2019

By the time of 'Blazing Saddles' (1974), quicksand scenes were a cliche to be ridiculed...

Starsky & Hutch Were Based On These Two Awesome Cops

August 30, 2019

Left: David Soul (L) and Paul Michael Glaser talk outdoors in a still from t...

Disneyland Banned Men With Long Hair Until The Late 196...

August 25, 2019

A hippy at the Isle of Wight pop festival in 1970. (Photo by Evening S...

1960: Australian Pilot Stops Hijack By Punching Terrori...

August 24, 2019

A Trans Australia Airlines Lockheed L-188A Electra, similar to the pla...

With 'The Harder They Come,' Jimmy Cliff Brought Reggae...

August 22, 2019

Left: Jimmy Cliff as Ivan in 'The Harder They Come.' Right: The poster...

Nudie Suits: Flashy Rodeo Fashion Of Rock And Country S...

August 15, 2019

Left: Country-rocker Gram Parsons in his famous custom Nudie Suit circ...

Before Fake News, Walter Cronkite Was 'Most Trusted Man...

August 9, 2019

Walter Cronkite, longtime anchor of the CBS Evening News. Source: IMDB...

Mr. Rogers, 'Neighborhood' Hero: Facts And True Stories

August 7, 2019

Left: Publicity shot of Fred Rogers for 'Won't You Be My Neighbor?,' 2008...

'That's Incredible!' & 'Real People:' The Birth Of Real...

August 5, 2019

Left: 'Real People' hosts Bill Rafferty, Byron Allen, John Barbour, Sa...

The Fisher Protocol: Nutty Plan To Hide Launch Codes In...

July 29, 2019

Left: All hell breaks loose when the computer in 'Wargames' figures ou...

How Volvo Inventor Nils Bohlin Made Cars Safer For Ever...

July 24, 2019

The three-point seat belt in action. Source: Volvo Safe, not sexy --...

John Lennon And Yoko Ono: A Love Story That Creeped His...

July 19, 2019

John Lennon, sporting a short haircut, and his wife Yoko Ono among the...

Why Isn't Suzi Quatro In The Rock Hall Of Fame? The Fir...

July 17, 2019

Left: Suzi Quatro on the cover of Rolling Stone in 1975. Right: On sta...

Magic Smackdown!: When 'Amazing' Randi Humiliated Uri G...

July 15, 2019

Left: James 'The Amazing' Randi in a promotional photo from a recent P...

Before Rocky And The Fonz, They Were Lords Of Flatbush

July 14, 2019

Left: Detail of the poster for 'The Lords Of Flatbush.' Right: Sylvester S...

Disco Demolition Night, 1979: When Fed-Up Rock Fans Exp...

July 12, 2019

Steve Dahl waves to the crowd during an anti-disco promotion at Comisk...

1976: 'Frampton Comes Alive' Makes Peter Frampton A One...

July 6, 2019

Peter Frampton performs at Oakland Stadium on July 2, 1977 in Oakland,...

Clint Eastwood: A Cowboy On Screen And In The Director'...

June 29, 2019

Clint Eastwood as the Man With No Name in 'For A Few Dollars More' (19...