Tag: December 26

Heinrich Schliemann

(1822–1890) Johann Ludwig Heinrich Julius Schliemann Works: • Mycenæ: a narrative of researches and discoveries at Mycenæ and Tiryns (English) • Troy and Its Remains (English) Born January 6 1822 Neubukow (Germany) Died December 26 1890 Napoli (Italia) Wife (1852–1869)  Ekaterina…

Howard Hawks

(1896–1977) Howard Winchester Hawks Filmography as Director: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953 Director: Howard Hawks Starring: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe   Born May 30 1896 Goshen, IN (USA) Died December 26 1977 Palm Springs, CA (USA) Cause of death Accident (fall) Occupation Film director…

Jared Leto

(1971) Jared Joseph Leto Filmography as Actor: Alexander 2004 Director: Oliver Stone Starring: Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie   Born December 26 1971 Bossier City, LA (USA) Girlfriend (1999-2003) Cameron Diaz (1972) Girlfriend (2004) Scarlett Johansson (1984) Occupation Actor Musician Occupation Photographer Producer Occupation…

Donald Moffat

(1930–2018) Filmography as Actor: HouseSitter 1992 Director: Frank Oz Starring: Steve Martin, Goldie Hawn   Born December 26 1930 Plymouth (England) Died December 20 2018 Sleepy Hollow, NY (USA) Cause of death Stroke Occupation Actor

Sue Lyon

(1946–2019) Suellyn Lyon Filmography as Actress: Lolita 1962 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: James Mason, Shelley Winters   Born July 10 1946 Davenport, IA (USA) Died December 26 2019 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Actress Singer Award Golden Globe

Elsa Lanchester

(1902–1986) Elizabeth Lanchester Sullivan Filmography as Actress: Witness for the Prosecution 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich     Murder by Death 1976 Director: Robert Moore Starring: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote   Born October 28 1902 Lewisham,…

Jason Robards

(1922–2000) Jason Nelson Robards, Jr. Filmography as Actor: Isadora 1968 Director: Karel Reisz Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, John Fraser     Julius Caesar 1970 Director: Stuart Burge Starring: Charlton Heston, Jason Robards     Julia 1977 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave   Born July…

Richard Widmark

(1914–2008) Richard Weedt Widmark Filmography as Actor: Murder on the Orient Express 1974 Director: Sidney Lumet Starring: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall   Born December 26 1914 Sunrise Township, MN (USA) Died March 24 2008 Roxbury, CT (USA) Occupation Actor Producer Awards Golden…

Julie Clary

(1771–1845) Marie Julie Clary Queen consort of Spain and the Indies (1808–1813) Queen consort of Naples and Sicily (1806–1808) Julie Clary in Film: Désirée 1954 Director: Henry Koster Cast: Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons   Born December 26 1771 Marseille (France) Died April 7 1845 Firenze (Italia) Buried Basilica di Santa Croce…

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…