Tag: February 2

Birgitte Federspiel

(1925–2005) Karen Birgitte Federspiel Filmography as Actress: Babette’s Feast 1987 Director: Gabriel Axel Starring: Stéphane Audran, Bodil Kjer   Born September 6 1925 Copenhagen (Denmark) Died February 2 2005 Odense (Denmark) Occupation Actress Award Bodil Award

Norton Simon

(1907–1993) Norton Winfred Simon Founder of: • Norton Simon Museum (Pasadena) Quote: Time, 4-Jun-1965, DETAILS: “In the Dostoevskian sense, I am the suffering man.” Norton Simon with his 2nd wife, actress Jennifer Jones. Born February 2 1907 Portland, OR (USA) Died June…

Elaine Stritch

(1925–2014) Filmography as Actress: Providence 1977 Director: Alain Resnais Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Ellen Burstyn     Born February 2 1925 Detroit, MI (USA) Died July 17 2014 Birmingham, MI (USA) Boyfriend Marlon Brando (1924-2004) Boyfriend Ben Gazzara (1930-2012) Occupation Actress Singer Awards Drama Desk…

Donald Pleasence

(1919–1995) Donald Henry Pleasence, OBE Filmography as Actor: You Only Live Twice 1967 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi     Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey     Witness for the Prosecution 1982 Director: Alan Gibson…

Jessie Royce Landis

(1896–1972) Jessie Royce Medbury Filmography as Actress: To Catch a Thief 1955 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Cary Grant, Grace Kelly     The Swan 1956 Director: Charles Vidor Starring: Grace Kelly, Alec Guinness     Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton…

Gene Kelly

(1912–1996) Eugene Curran Kelly Filmography as Actor and Director: Singin’ in the Rain 1952 Director: Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen Starring: Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds   . Born August 23 1912 Pittsburgh, PA (USA) Died February 2 1996 Beverly Hills, CA (USA)…

Govert Flinck

(1615–1660) Govert (or Govaert) Teuniszoon Flinck The artist’s works: Rembrandt as Shepherd 1636 Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam Isaac Blessing Jacob c.1638 Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam Self-Portrait with Beret c.1638–1643 Kelvingrove Museum, Glasgow Portrait of a Young Woman 17th century Museo de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires Govert Flinck…

February 2

Births: • Simon, Norton (1907-1993) • Stritch, Elaine (1925-2014) Deaths: • Federspiel, Birgitte (1925-2005) • Flinck, Govert (1615-1660) • Kelly, Gene (1912-1996) • Landis, Jessie Royce (1896-1972) • Pleasence, Donald (1919-1995)