Tag: August 22

Claude Debussy

(1862–1918) Achille-Claude Debussy Debussy in Film: Camille Claudel 1988 Director: Bruno Nuytten Starring: Isabelle Adjani, Gérard Depardieu   Born August 22 1862 Saint-Germain-en-Laye (France) Died March 25 1918 Paris (France) Cause of death Colorectal cancer Occupation Composer Musician Pianist Awards Prix de Rome Title…

Colleen Dewhurst

(1924–1991) Colleen Rose Dewhurst Filmography as Actress: Annie Hall 1977 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton   Born June 3 1924 Montréal (Canada) Died August 22 1991 South Salem, NY (USA) Cause of death Cancer Husband George C. Scott (1927-1999) Son Campbell Scott…

Honor Blackman

(1925–2020) Filmography as Actress: Goldfinger 1964 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman     Born August 22 1925 Plaistow, London (England) Died April 5 2020 Lewes (England) Occupation Actress Singer  

Jean-Honoré Fragonard

(1732–1806) Jean-Honoré Nicolas Fragonard The artist’s works: La Bascule c.1750–1752 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid La Cour de l’Hermite dans le Colisée 1758 Clark Art Institute, Williamstown Le Baiser dérobé c.1760 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Mercure et Argus c.1761–1762 Musée du Louvre, Paris Dame…

Corvina van Hofdyck

(1602–1667) Corvina van Hofdyck in Art: Rembrandt (1606-1669) Portrait of a Woman 1632 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York   Born August 22 1602 Sommelsdijk (Netherlands) Died October 21 1667 Delft (Netherlands) Husband Cornelis van Beresteyn (1586-1638)

Ray Bradbury

(1920–2012) Ray Douglas Bradbury Works: • Futuria Fantasia, Fall 1939 (English) • Futuria Fantasia, Spring 1940 (English) • Futuria Fantasia, Summer 1939 (English) • Futuria Fantasia, Winter 1940 (English) Filmography as Actor: Rich and Famous 1981 Director: George Cukor Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Candice Bergen…

August 22

Births: • Blackman, Honor (1925-2020) • Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012) • Debussy, Claude (1862-1918) • Hofdyck, Corvina van (1602-1667) Deaths: • Dewhurst, Colleen (1924-1991) • Fragonard, Jean-Honoré (1732-1806) • Hely-Hutchinson, Richard, 1st Earl of Donoughmore (1756-1825)