Tag: December 19

Renée Jolivet

(1885–1973) Renée near Renoir’s “Vénus”, at Les Collettes, Venus that she inspired. A letter from Renoir addressed to her. Renée in Art: Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Claude et Renée 1903 National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Vénus victorieuse…

Duncan Lamont

(1918–1978) Duncan William Ferguson Lamont Filmography as Actor: Le Carrosse d’or 1952 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Anna Magnani, Duncan Lamont     Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins   Born June 17 1918 Lisboa (Portugal) Died December 19 1978 Tunbridge…

Édith Piaf

(1915–1963) Édith Giovanna Gassion La Môme Piaf Filmography as Actress: French Cancan 1955 Director: Jean Renoir Starring: Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul     Édith Piaf in Film: Édith et Marcel 1983 Director:  Claude Lelouch Starring: Évelyne Bouix, Marcel Cerdan Jr.…

Paul Crauchet

(1920–2012) Paul Henri Jean Crauchet Filmography as Actor: La piscine 1969 Director: Jacques Deray Starring: Romy Schneider, Alain Delon   Born July 14 1920 Béziers (France) Died December 19 2012 Rocbaron (France) Occupation Actor

Claire Cox

(1975) Filmography as Actress: Luther 2003 Director: Eric Till Starring: Joseph Fiennes, Alfred Molina   Born December 19 1975 Peterborough (England) Occupation Actress

Desmond Llewelyn

(1914–1999) Desmond Wilkinson Llewelyn Filmography as Actor: From Russia with Love 1963 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi     Goldfinger 1964 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman     Thunderball 1965 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Claudine Auger…

Ralph Richardson

(1902–1983) Sir Ralph David Richardson Filmography as Actor: Anna Karenina 1948 Director: Julien Duvivier Starring: Vivien Leigh, Ralph Richardson     Doctor Zhivago 1965 Director: David Lean Starring: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie     Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey…

Marcello Mastroianni

(1924–1996) Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni, OMRI Filmography as Actor: Le Notti Bianche 1957 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Maria Schell, Marcello Mastroianni     La Dolce Vita 1960 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg     8½ 1963 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinale…

John Van Druten

(1901–1957) John William Van Druten Filmography as Writer: Rich and Famous 1981 Director: George Cukor Starring: Jacqueline Bisset, Candice Bergen   Born June 1 1901 London (England) Died December 19 1957 Indio, CA (USA) Occupation Playwright Screenwriter Writer Award Donaldson Award

December 19

Births: • Cox, Claire (1975) • Jolivet, Renée (1885-1973) • Piaf, Édith (1915-1963) • Richardson, Ralph (1902-1983) Deaths: • Crauchet, Paul (1920-2012) • Lamont, Duncan (1918-1978) • Llewelyn, Desmond (1914-1999) • Mastroianni, Marcello (1924-1996) • Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775-1851) • Van Druten, John (1901-1957)