The Hollywood Athletic Club, 6525 Sunset Boulevard, 1924, designed by Meyer and Holler, the same architectural firm that built the Grauman’s Chinese Theater and the Egyptian Theater – founded by Charlie Chaplin, Cecil B. DeMille, Rudolph Valentino and others. It became a hangout for Errol Flynn and Clark Gable. Johnny Weissmuller trained in the pool here for his Tarzan films and Cornel Wilde was a fencing instructor. Dick Powell brought the corpse of John Barrymore here for...
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