May 15, 1856: L. Frank Baum, author of "Wonderful Wizard of Oz" series, is born. Ray Bolger wore this patchwork outfit as the Scarecrow, one of the trio of friends who accompany Dorothy to the Emerald City in "The Wizard of Oz" film.
The Wizard of Oz]: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Billie Burke, Margaret Hamilton, Charley Grapewin, Pat Walshe, Clara Blandick, Terry, The Singer Midgets, King Vidor, Mervyn LeRoy, Victor Fleming, Arthur Freed, E.Y. Harburg, Edgar Allan Woolf, Florence Ryerson
*THE WIZARD of OZ, 1939... The Scarecrow (Ray Bolger), Dorothy (Judy Garland) and the Tin Man (Jack Haley) listen to the Cowardly Lion (Bert Lahr) sing “If I Were King of the Forest” in a scene from the digitally remastered 70th anniversary edition of “The Wizard of Oz,” which forever associated the movie with Kansas.
The Wizard of Oz - Directed by Victor Fleming, George Cukor, Mervyn LeRoy. With Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr. Dorothy Gale is swept away to a magical land in a tornado and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who can help her return home.