Tag: August 17

Tina Modotti

(1896–1942) Assunta Adelaide Luigia Modotti Mondini Tina Modotti in Film: Frida 2002 Director: Julie Taymor Starring: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina   Born August 16 (or August 17) 1896 Udine (Italia) Died January 5 1942 Mexico City (Mexico) Occupation Actress Art Model Photographer

Helen McCrory

(1968) Helen Elizabeth McCrory, OBE Filmography as Actress: The Queen 2006 Director: Stephen Frears Starring: Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen   Born August 17 1968 Paddington, London (England) Occupation Actress Title Officer of the Order of the British Empire

Maureen O’Hara

(1920–2015) Maureen FitzSimons Filmography as Actress: The Parent Trap 1961 Director: David Swift Starring: Hayley Mills, Maureen O’Hara   Born August 17 1920 Ranelagh (Ireland) Died October 24 2015 Boise, ID (USA) Occupation Actress Singer Awards Academy Honorary Award

Arthur Hiller

(1923–2016) Filmography as Director: Man of La Mancha 1972 Director: Arthur Hiller Starring: Peter O’Toole, Sophia Loren   Born November 22 1923 Edmonton (Canada) Died August 17 2016 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Film director Producer Awards Golden Globe

Robert De Niro

(1943) Robert Anthony De Niro Filmography as Actor: The Godfather: Part II 1974 Director: Francis Ford Coppola Starring: Al Pacino, Robert Duvall     Novecento 1976 Director: Bernardo Bertolucci Starring: Robert De Niro, Gérard Depardieu     Taxi Driver 1976 Director: Martin Scorsese Starring: Robert…

August 17

Births: • De Niro, Robert (1943) • McCrory, Helen (1968) • Modotti, Tina (1896-1942) • O’Hara, Maureen (1920-2015) Deaths: • Boccioni, Umberto (1882-1916) • Hiller, Arthur (1923-2016) • Léger, Fernand (1881-1955)

Fernand Léger

(1881–1955) Joseph Fernand Henri Léger The artist’s works: Nus dans la forêt 1909–1911 Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo L’escalier, deuxième état 1914 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid La partie de cartes 1917 Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo Le disque 1918 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid Trois Femmes et nature morte,…

Umberto Boccioni

(1882–1916) The artist’s works: Autoritratto 1905 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Autoritratto 1908 Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano Autoritratto, verso 1908? Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano Tre donne 1909–1910 Banca Commerciale Italiana, Milano La città che sale 1910 Pinacoteca di Brera,…