Tag: August 5

John Huston

(1906–1987) John Marcellus Huston   Born August 5 1906 Nevada, MO (USA) Died August 28 1987 Middletown, RI (USA) Cause of death Emphysema Pneumonia Wife Evelyn Keyes (1916-2008) Occupation Actor Film director Occupation Producer Screenwriter Awards Academy Award David di…

Alec Guinness

(1914–2000) Sir Alec Guinness, CBE, CH Filmography as Actor: The Swan 1956 Director: Charles Vidor Starring: Grace Kelly, Alec Guinness     Doctor Zhivago 1965 Director: David Lean Starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie     Brother Sun, Sister Moon 1972…

Isidore Justin Séverin Taylor

(1789–1879) Isidore Taylor in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Musique aux Tuileries 1862 National Gallery, London     Born August 5 1789 Brussels (Belgium) Died September 6 1879 Paris (France) Buried Cimetière du Père Lachaise (Paris) Occupation Philanthropist Playwright Occupation Senator Writer…

Claude Autant-Lara

(1901–2000) Filmography as Director: Le Rouge et le Noir 1954 Director: Claude Autant-Lara Starring: Gérard Philipe, Danielle Darrieux     Born August 5 1901 Luzarches (France) Died February 5 2000 Antibes (France) Occupation Film director  

Guy de Maupassant

(1850-1893) Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant Works: ◊ A Comedy of Marriage and Other Tales (English) ◊ Bel Ami (English) • Boule de Suif (1880) • Clair de Lune (1884) • Contes de la Becasse (1883) • Contes du jour et de la nuit…

Marilyn Monroe

(1926–1962) Norma Jeane Mortenson Quotes: • Marilyn Monroe: Quotations Born June 1 1926 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Died August 5 1962 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Actress Model Singer Award Golden Globe  

Richard Burton

(1925–1984) Richard Walter Jenkins, CBE Filmography as Actor: Cleopatra 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     The Taming of the Shrew 1967 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     Anne of the Thousand Days 1969…

August 5

Births: • Autant-Lara, Claude (1901-2000) • Huston, John (1906-1987) • Maupassant, Guy de (1850-1893) • Taylor, Isidore Justin Séverin (1789-1879) Deaths: • Burton, Richard (1925-1984) • Guinness, Alec (1914-2000) • Monroe, Marilyn (1926-1962)