Tag: December 5

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…

Alexandre Dumas, père

(1802–1870) Dumas Davy de la Pailleterie Works: • Acté (French) • Ali Pacha (English) • Amaury (Spanish) • Ange Pitou (Finnish) • Balsamo, the Magician (English) • Bastiljin valloitus (Finnish) • Bragelonnen varakreivi I (Finnish) • Bragelonnen varakreivi II (Finnish)…

Fritz Lang

(1890–1976) Friedrich Christian Anton Lang Filmography as Actor: Le Mépris 1963 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli   Born December 5 1890 Vienna (Austria) Died August 2 1976 Beverly Hills, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Producer Film director Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards Hollywood Walk…

Otto Preminger

(1905–1986) Otto Ludwig Preminger Filmography as Director: Bonjour Tristesse 1958 Director: Otto Preminger Starring: Deborah Kerr, David Niven   Born December 5 1905 Vyzhnytsia (Ukraine) Died April 23 1986 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Alzheimer’s / Lung cancer Occupation Film director…

Jeroen Krabbé

(1944) Jeroen Aart Krabbé Filmography as Actor: Stalin 1992 Director: Ivan Passer Starring: Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond   Born December 5 1944 Amsterdam (Netherlands) Occupation Actor Film director Occupation Painter Producer Awards Golden Calf Title Commander of the Order of the Netherlands Lion

Nina Foch

(1924–2008) Nina Consuelo Maud Fock Filmography as Actress: The Ten Commandments 1956 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier     Rich and Famous 1981 Director: George Cukor Starring:…

December 5

Births: • Krabbé, Jeroen (1944) • Lang, Fritz (1890-1976) • Preminger, Otto (1905-1986) • Rossetti, Christina (1830-1894) Deaths: • Dumas, Alexandre (1802-1870) • Foch, Nina (1924-2008) • Monet, Claude (1840-1926) • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)

Claude Monet

(1840–1926) Oscar-Claude Monet The artist’s works: Rue de la Bavole, Honfleur c.1864 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Bazille et Camille 1865 National Gallery of Art, Washington Le chêne Bodmer, forêt de Fontainebleau 1865 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York La vague…