Tag: February 18

Jack Palance

(1920–2006) Volodymyr Palahniuk Filmography as Actor: Le Mépris 1963 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli   Born February 18 1920 Lattimer Mines, PA (USA) Died November 10 2006 Montecito, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award Emmy Awards Golden Globe Hollywood Walk…

Miloš Forman

(1932–2018) Jan Tomáš “Miloš” Forman Filmography as Director: Amadeus 1984 Director: Miloš Forman Cast: Tom Hulce, F. Murray Abraham     Goya’s Ghosts 2006 Director: Miloš Forman Starring: Javier Bardem, Natalie Portman   Born February 18 1932 Čáslav (Czech Republic) Died April 13 2018 Danbury, CT…

Cybill Shepherd

(1950) Cybill Lynne Shepherd Filmography as Actress: Alice 1990 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Mia Farrow, Joe Mantegna     Born February 18 1950 Memphis, TN (USA) Occupation Actress Model Occupation Singer Writer Award Golden Globe

Maggie McNamara

(1929–1978) Marguerite McNamara Filmography as Actress: Three Coins in the Fountain 1954 Director: Jean Negulesco Starring: Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire   Born June 18 1929 New York, NY (USA) Died February 18 1978 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death…

George Kennedy

(1925–2016) George Harris Kennedy, Jr. Filmography as Actor: Charade 1963 Director: Stanley Donen Starring: Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn     Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin     Death on the Nile 1978 Director: John Guillermin Starring: Peter Ustinov,…

Victorine Meurent

(1844–1927) Victorine Louise Meurent The artist’s works: Le jour des rameaux 1885 Musée Municipal d’Art et d’Histoire, Colombes Victorine Meurent in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Chanteuse de rue c.1862 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston     Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Mlle V. en costume…

Martin Luther

(1483–1546) Works: ◊ A Treatise on Good Works (English) ◊ An Open Letter on Translating (English) ◊ Commentary on Genesis, Vol. 1 (English) ◊ Commentary on Genesis, Vol. 2 (English) ◊ Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians (English) ◊…

Marcellin Desboutin

(1823–1902) Marcellin Gilbert Desboutin The artist’s works: Ernest Hoschedé c.1875 Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris Self-Portrait c.1875 Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge Marcellin Desboutin in Art: Degas, Edgar (1834-1917) Dans un café 1875–1876 Musée d’Orsay, Paris     Born August 26 1823 Cérilly,…

February 18

Births: • Forman, Miloš (1932-2018) • Kennedy, George (1925-2016) • Meurent, Victorine (1844-1927) • Palance, Jack (1920-2006) • Shepherd, Cybill (1950) Deaths: • Desboutin, Marcellin (1823-1902) • Luther, Martin (1483-1546) • McNamara, Maggie (1929-1978) • Michelangelo (1475-1564)

Michelangelo

(1475–1564) The artist’s works: Madonna della Scala c.1490 Casa Buonarroti, Firenze Battaglia dei centauri 1490–1492 Casa Buonarroti, Firenze Bacco 1496–1497 Museo del Bargello, Firenze Pietà 1498–1499 San Pietro, Vaticano David 1501–1504 Galleria dell’Accademia, Firenze Tondo Doni 1504–1506 Galleria degli Uffizi,…