Tag: alcoholism

Charles Bukowski

(1920–1994) Henry Charles Bukowski, born Heinrich Karl Bukowski Works: • Flower, Fist, and Bestial Wail (1960) • It Catches My Heart in Its Hands (1963) • Confessions of a Man Insane Enough to Live with Beasts (1965) • Crucifix in…

Spencer Tracy

(1900–1967) Spencer Bonaventure Tracy   Born April 5 1900 Milwaukee, WI (USA) Died June 10 1967 Beverly Hills, CA (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale) Partner (1940-1967) Katharine Hepburn (1907-2003) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards…

Paul Lynde

(1926–1982) Filmography as Actor: Send Me No Flowers 1964 Director: Norman Jewison Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day     The Glass Bottom Boat 1966 Director: Frank Tashlin Starring: Doris Day, Rod Taylor   Born June 13 1926 Mount Vernon, OH (USA) Died January 10 1982 Beverly…

Jack Nicholson

(1937) John Joseph Nicholson Filmography as Actor: Chinatown 1974 Director: Roman Polanski Starring: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway   Born April 22 1937 Neptune City, NJ (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards Golden Globe Hollywood Walk of Fame Awards Kennedy Center Honors…

Sandra Dee

(1942–2005) Alexandra Zuck Filmography as Actress: Come September 1961 Director: Robert Mulligan Starring: Rock Hudson, Gina Lollobrigida   Born April 23 1942 Bayonne, NJ (USA) Died February 20 2005 Thousand Oaks, CA (USA) Cause of death Kidney failure Husband (1960-1967)…

Édith Piaf

(1915–1963) Édith Giovanna Gassion La Môme Piaf Édith Piaf in Film: Édith et Marcel 1983 Director:  Claude Lelouch Starring: Évelyne Bouix, Marcel Cerdan Jr.     La Môme (La Vie en Rose) 2007 Director: Olivier Dahan Starring: Marion Cotillard, Jean-Pierre…

Winona Ryder

(1971) Winona Laura Horowitz Filmography as Actress: The House of the Spirits 1993 Director: Bille August Starring: Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons     Little Women 1994 Director: Gillian Armstrong Starring: Winona Ryder, Gabriel Byrne   Born October 29 1971 Winona,…

Mary Astor

(1906–1987) Lucile Vasconcellos Langhanke Filmography as Actress: Little Women 1949 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: June Allyson, Peter Lawford   Born May 3 1906 Quincy, IL (USA) Died September 25 1987 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Emphysema Occupation…

Anthony Hopkins

(1937) Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins, CBE Filmography as Actor: The Lion in Winter 1968 Director: Anthony Harvey Starring: Peter O’Toole, Katharine Hepburn     The Mask of Zorro 1998 Director: Martin Campbell Starring: Antonio Banderas, Anthony Hopkins   Born December…

Michael Douglas

(1944) Michael Kirk Douglas Filmography as Actor: Fatal Attraction 1987 Director: Adrian Lyne Starring: Michael Douglas, Glenn Close   Born September 25 1944 New Brunswick, NJ (USA) Father Kirk Douglas (1916-2020) Girlfriend (1970-1976) Brenda Vaccaro (1939) Wife (m. 2000) Catherine…