Tag: December 29

Christina Rossetti

(1830–1894) Christina Georgina Rossetti, pseudonym Ellen Alleyne Works: • Goblin Market, The Prince’s Progress, and Other Poems (English) • Poems (English) Christina Rossetti in Art: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Christina Rossetti 1866 Private collection   Born December 5 1830 London (England) Died…

Rainer Maria Rilke

(1875–1926) René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke Works: • Auguste Rodin (English) • Auguste Rodin (German) • Das Buch der Bilder (German) • Das Marien-Leben (German) • Das Stunden-Buch (German) • Der Neuen Gedichte: Anderer Teil (German) • Die…

Jacques-Louis David

(1748–1825) The artist’s works: Marat Assassiné 1793 Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Brussels Portrait de l’artiste 1794 Musée du Louvre, Paris Born August 30 1748 Paris (France) Died December 29 1825 Brussels (Belgium) Buried Cimetière du Père Lachaise (Paris) Occupation Deputy Painter Award Prix…

Patricia Clarkson

(1959) Patricia Davies Clarkson Filmography as Actress: No Reservations 2007 Director: Scott Hicks Starring: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Aaron Eckhart   Born December 29 1959 New Orleans, LA (USA) Occupation Actress Awards Emmy Golden Globe Awards National Society of Film Critics Award…

David Alfaro Siqueiros

(1896–1974) José de Jesús Alfaro Siqueiros The artist’s works: Cabeza c.1930 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence Desnudo sentado 1930 Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit Autorretrato 1948 National Gallery of Art, Washington Siqueiros in Film: Frida 2002 Director: Julie Taymor Starring: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina  …

Jennifer Ehle

(1969) Jennifer Anne Ehle Filmography as Actress: Wilde 1997 Director: Brian Gilbert Starring: Stephen Fry, Jude Law     A Quiet Passion 2016 Director: Terence Davies Starring: Cynthia Nixon, Jennifer Ehle   Born December 29 1969 Winston-Salem, NC (USA) Occupation Actress Awards BAFTA…

Maria Salviati

(1499–1543) Maria Magdalena Romola Salviati   Born July 17 1499 Firenze (Italia) Died December 29 1543 Villa di Castello, Firenze (Italia) Husband Giovanni dalle Bande Nere (1498-1526) Son Cosimo I de’ Medici (1519-1574) Granddaughter Bia de’ Medici (c.1537-1542) Daughter-in-law Eleonora di…

Frank Thring

(1926–1994) Filmography as Actor: Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins     El Cid 1961 Director: Anthony Mann Starring: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren   Born May 11 1926 Melbourne (Australia) Died December 29 1994 Melbourne (Australia)…

December 29

Births: • Clarkson, Patricia (1959) • Ehle, Jennifer (1969) • Law, Jude (1972) • Siqueiros, David Alfaro (1896-1974) Deaths: • David, Jacques-Louis (1748-1825) • Rilke, Rainer Maria (1875-1926) • Rossetti, Christina (1830-1894) • Salviati, Maria (1499-1543) • Thring, Frank (1926-1994)

Jude Law

(1972) David Jude Heyworth Law Filmography as Actor: Wilde 1997 Director: Brian Gilbert Starring: Stephen Fry, Jude Law     The Holiday 2006 Director: Nancy Meyers Starring: Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet     A Rainy Day in New York 2019 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Timothée Chalamet,…