Tag: August 6

Paul Claudel

(1868–1955) Paul-Louis-Charles-Marie Claudel Works: ◊ Die Musen: Eine Ode (German) • L’otage: Drame en trois actes (French) • Le pain dur: Drame en trois actes (French) • Le père humilié: Drame en quatre actes (French) • Oeuvres de Arthur Rimbaud…

Everett Sloane

(1909–1965) Filmography as Actor: Lust for Life 1956 Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn   Born October 1 1909 Manhattan, New York, NY (USA) Died August 6 1965 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Suicide Occupation Actor Songwriter Theatre director

Oliver Tobias

(1947) Filmography as Actor: Addio fratello crudele 1971 Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Oliver Tobias     Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey   Born August 6 1947 Zürich (Switzerland) Occupation Actor

Frank Finlay

(1926–2016) Francis “Frank” Finlay, CBE Filmography as Actor: La chiave 1983 Director: Tinto Brass Starring: Stefania Sandrelli, Frank Finlay     Stalin 1992 Director: Ivan Passer Starring: Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond   Born August 6 1926 Farnworth (England) Died January…

Diego Velázquez

(1599–1660) Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez The artist’s works: Adoración de los Reyes Magos 1619 Museo del Prado, Madrid El aguador de Sevilla c.1623 Wellington Museum, London Felipe IV 1623 Museo del Prado, Madrid Retrato de hombre c.1623 Museo del…

Cedric Hardwicke

(1893–1964) Sir Cedric Webster Hardwicke Filmography as Actor: Suspicion 1941 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine     The Ten Commandments 1956 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner   Born February 19 1893 Lye (England)…

August 6

Births: • Claudel, Paul (1868-1955) • Finlay, Frank (1926-2016) • Tobias, Oliver (1947) Deaths: • Hardwicke, Cedric (1893-1964) • Sloane, Everett (1909-1965) • Velázquez, Diego (1599-1660)