Tag: August 25

Thomas Dekker

(c.1572-c.1632) Works: • The Noble Spanish Soldier (English) • Satiro-Mastix; or, the Vntrussing of the Humorous Poet (English) • Thomas Dekker Edited (English)   Born c.1572 London (England) Died August 25 c.1632 London (England) Occupation Playwright Writer

Giannis Fertis

(1938) Yannis Fertis Filmography as Actor: Electra 1962 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Irene Papas, Giannis Fertis   Born August 25 1938 Athens (Greece) Occupation Actor

Van Johnson

(1916–2008) Charles Van Dell Johnson Filmography as Actor: The Purple Rose of Cairo 1985 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels     Born August 25 1916 Newport, RI (USA) Died December 12 2008 Nyack, NY (USA) Occupation Actor Dancer Singer

Mel Ferrer

(1917–2008) Melchor Gastón Ferrer Filmography as Actor: Elena et les hommes 1956 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Jean Marais     War and Peace 1956 Director: King Vidor Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda     Paris When It Sizzles 1964 Director: Richard Quine…

Ludwig II (Bavaria)

(1845–1886) Ludwig Otto Friedrich Wilhelm King of Bavaria (1864–1886) Filmography: Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider   Born August 25 1845 Nymphenburg Palace, Munich (Germany) Died June 13 1886 Starnberger See (Germany) Cause of death Suicide (drowning)…

John Savage

(1949) John Youngs Filmography as Actor: The Godfather: Part III 1990 Director: Francis Ford Coppola Starring: Al Pacino, Diane Keaton   Born August 25 1949 Old Bethpage, NY (USA) Occupation Actor

Sean Connery

(1930–2020) Sir Thomas Sean Connery Filmography as Actor: Dr. No 1962 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress     From Russia with Love 1963 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi     Goldfinger 1964 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman…

Henri Fantin-Latour

(1836–1904) Ignace Henri Jean Théodore Fantin-Latour The artist’s works: Portrait de l’artiste Alphonse Legros 1856 Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis Autoportrait 1858 National Gallery of Art, Washington Autoportrait c.1858 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Les deux soeurs 1859 Saint Louis Art Museum, St.…

Michael Rennie

(1909–1971) Filmography as Actor: Caesar and Cleopatra 1945 Director: Gabriel Pascal Starring: Vivien Leigh, Claude Rains     The Robe 1953 Director: Henry Koster Starring: Richard Burton, Jean Simmons     Désirée 1954 Director: Henry Koster Cast: Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons   Born August 25 1909 Bradford (England) Died June…

Judith Gautier

(1845–1917) Louise Charlotte Ernestine Gautier Works: • En chine (French) • La fille du ciel (French) ◊ The Daughter of Heaven (English) • Le collier des jours (French) • Le Dragon Impérial (French) • Le livre de Jade (French) ◊ The Book of…