Tag: December 8

Camille Claudel

(1864–1943) Camille-Rosalie Claudel The artist’s works: Jeune Romain ou Mon Frère c.1882 Musée Camille Claudel, Nogent-sur-Seine Auguste Rodin 1884–1885 Musée Camille Claudel, Nogent-sur-Seine L’Abandon c.1886 Musée Camille Claudel, Nogent-sur-Seine Portrait de Rodin 1888–1889 Musée Rodin, Paris Auguste Rodin 1892 Musée Rodin, Paris Les Causeuses 1893…

Mary I (Scotland)

(1542–1587) Mary Stuart or Mary Stewart Mary, Queen of Scots Queen of Scotland (1542–1567) Queen consort of France (1559–1560) Elizabeth I in Film: Mary, Queen of Scots 1971 Director: Charles Jarrott Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, Glenda Jackson   Born December 8 1542 Linlithgow Palace…

Nancy Meyers

(1949) Nancy Jane Meyers Filmography as Director: The Parent Trap 1998 Director: Nancy Meyers Starring: Dennis Quaid, Natasha Richardson     The Holiday 2006 Director: Nancy Meyers Starring: Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet   Born December 8 1949 Philadelphia, PA (USA) Occupation Film…

Maximilian Schell

(1930–2014) Filmography as Actor: Julia 1977 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave     Stalin 1992 Director: Ivan Passer Starring: Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond   Born December 8 1930 Vienna (Austria) Died February 1 2014 Innsbruck (Austria) Occupation Actor Awards…

Richard Fleischer

(1916–2006) Filmography as Director: Crossed Swords 1977 Director: Richard Fleischer Starring: Oliver Reed, Mark Lester   Born December 8 1916 Brooklyn, New York, NY (USA) Died March 25 2006 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Film director

Alphonse Legros

(1837–1911) Legros in Art: Fantin-Latour, Henri (1836-1904) Hommage à Delacroix 1864 Musée d’Orsay, Paris     Born May 8 1837 Dijon (France) Died December 8 1911 Watford (England) Occupation Etcher Medallist Occupation Painter Sculptor

Julia Abercromby

(1840–1915) Lady Julia Janet Georginana Duncan-Haldane Abercromby The artist’s works: Queen Victoria (after Heinrich von Angeli) 1883 National Portrait Gallery, London Born January 24 1840 Napoli (Italia) Died December 8 1915 Camperdown House, Dundee, Angus (Scotland) Occupation Painter Title Baroness  

Ernest Lehman

(1915–2005) Ernest Paul Lehman Filmography as Screenwriter: Sabrina 1954 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn     The Sound of Music 1965 Director: Robert Wise Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer     Family Plot 1976 Director: Alfred Hitchcock…

December 8

Births: • Claudel, Camille (1864-1943) • Horatius Flaccus, Quintus (65 BC-8 BC) • Fleischer, Richard (1916-2006) • Lehman, Ernest (1915-2005) • Mary I, Queen of Scotland (1542-1587) • Meyers, Nancy (1949) • Rivera, Diego (1886-1957) • Schell, Maximilian (1930-2014) Deaths: • Abercromby, Julia (1840-1915) • Hoschedé Monet, Blanche (1865-1947) • Legros, Alphonse…

Quintus Horatius Flaccus

Quintus Horatius Flaccus (65 BC–8 BC) Works: • Ars Poetica (Latin) • Carmen Saeculare (Latin) • Carmina (Latin) • Epistula Ad Pisones, De Arte Poetica (Latin) ◊ The Art of Poetry: an Epistle to the Pisos (English) • Epistulae (Latin) • Epodi (Latin) •…