Tag: February 12

Maud Adams

(1945) Maud Solveig Christina Adams, née Wikström Filmography as Actress:   The Man with the Golden Gun 1974 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Roger Moore, Christopher Lee     Octopussy 1983 Director: John Glen Starring: Roger Moore, Maud Adams     A View to a…

Simon MacCorkindale

(1952–2010) Simon Charles Pendered MacCorkindale Filmography as Actor:   Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey     Death on the Nile 1978 Director: John Guillermin Starring: Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow     Born February 12 1952 Ely…

Franco Zeffirelli

(1923) Gian Franco Corsi Zeffirelli, KBE, Grande Ufficiale OMRI Member of the Italian Senate (1994–2001) Filmography as Director:   The Taming of the Shrew 1967 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     Romeo and Juliet 1968 Director:…

Lady Jane Grey

(1537–1554) Lady Jane Grey, Lady Jane Dudley, Nine-Day Queen Queen of England and Ireland (10-19 July 1553)   Lady Jane Grey in Film:   Crossed Swords 1977 Director: Richard Fleischer Starring: Oliver Reed, Raquel Welch, Mark Lester     Born…

February 12

  Births: • Adams, Maud (1945) • MacCorkindale, Simon (1952-2010) • Zeffirelli, Franco (1923) Deaths: • Lady Jane Grey, Queen of England and Ireland (1537-1554) • Renoir, Jean (1894-1979)  

Jean Renoir

(1894–1979) Jean with Gabrielle Renard.   Jean Renoir in Art: Renoir, Pierre-Auguste (1841-1919) Enfant aux jouets, Gabrielle et Jean 1895–1896 Oil on canvas, 54.3 x 65.4 cm National Gallery of Art, Washington     Born September 15 1894 Paris (France)…