Anniversary of Ingrid Bergman

Ingrid Bergman

#OTD On this day in 1915 Ingrid Bergman, the actress, was born in Stockholm, Sweden. (She also died on the same day in 1982 at the age of 67.)
Bergman appeared in a number of films, including the iconic Casablanca.
In 1969, Bergman appeared in a movie called Cactus Flower.Bergman was portraying a nurse named Stephanie Dickinson working in a Dentist's office. The dentist was played by Walter Matthau.
Gardeners adore the movie Cactus Flowerfor the following lines read by Bergman:
Early in the film, Bergman is talking to Matthau, and she puts him in his place by saying,
"Doctor, you once compared me to my cactus plant. Well, every so often, that prickly little thing puts out a flower."
Then, later in the film she memorably exclaims,
"My cactus! It's blooming!"

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