Tag: August 28

August 28

Births: • Black, Jack (1969) • Boyer, Charles (1899-1978) • Burne-Jones, Edward (1833-1898) • Gazzara, Ben (1930-2012) • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (1749-1832) • Kulp, Nancy (1921-1991) • Maggiorani, Lamberto (1909-1983) • Nuytten, Bruno (1945) • O’Connor, Donald (1925-2003) • Soul, David (1943) Deaths: • Federico…

Federico II Gonzaga, 1st Duke of Mantua

(1500–1540) 5th Marquess of Mantua (1519–1530) 1st Duke of Mantua (1530–1540) Federico II in Art: Tiziano (c.1488-1576) Ritratto di Federico II Gonzaga 1529 Museo del Prado, Madrid   Born May 17 1500 Mantova (Italia) Died August 28 1540 Marmirolo (Italia) Mother Isabella d’Este, Marchesa di…

Charles Boyer

(1899–1978) Filmography as Actor: Gaslight 1944 Director: George Cukor Starring: Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman     Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     How to Steal a Million 1966 Director: William Wyler Starring: Audrey…

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

(1749–1832) Works: • Autobiography: Truth and Fiction Relating to My Life (English) • Belagerung von Mainz (German) • Βέρθερος (Greek) • Briefe aus der Schweiz (German) • Briefe Schillers und Goethes an A. W. Schlegel (German) • Briefe von Goethe…

Jack Black

(1969) Thomas Jacob “Jack” Black Filmography as Actor: The Holiday 2006 Director: Nancy Meyers Starring: Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet     Born August 28 1969 Santa Monica, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Musician Occupation Screenwriter Singer Occupation Songwriter Writer