Tag: February 26

Margaret Leighton

(1922–1976) Margaret Leighton, CBE Filmography as Actress: The Madwoman of Chaillot 1969 Director: Bryan Forbes Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer     Great Expectations 1974 Director: Joseph Hardy Starring: Michael York, Sarah Miles   Born February 26 1922 Barnt Green (England) Died January 13 1976 Chichester…

Fernandel

(1903–1971) Fernand Joseph Désiré Contandin Filmography as Actor: La fille du puisatier 1940 Director: Marcel Pagnol Starring: Raimu, Fernandel     Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas   Born May 8 1903 Marseille (France) Died February 26 1971 Paris…

Tony Randall

(1920–2004) Aryeh Leonard Rosenberg Filmography as Actor: Send Me No Flowers 1964 Director: Norman Jewison Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day   Born February 26 1920 Tulsa, OK (USA) Died May 17 2004 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Pneumonia…

Victor Hugo

(1802–1885) Victor-Marie Hugo Works: • Actes et Paroles, Volume 1 (French) • Actes et Paroles, Volume 2 (French) • Actes et Paroles, Volume 3 (French) • Actes et Paroles, Volume 4 (French) ◊ De Ellendigen, Deel 1 (Dutch) ◊ De…

Jean Negulesco

(1900–1993) Ioan Negulescu Filmography as Director: Three Coins in the Fountain 1954 Director: Jean Negulesco Starring: Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire   Born February 26 1900 Craiova (Romania) Died July 18 1993 Marbella (España) Cause of death Heart failure Occupation Film…

Honoré Daumier

(1808–1879) Honoré-Victorin Daumier   Born February 26 1808 Marseille (France) Died February 10 1879 Valmondois (France) Buried Cimetière du Père Lachaise (Paris) Occupation Painter Sculptor

Gabrielle Renard

(1878–1959) Fernande-Gabrielle Renard Gabrielle with Jean Renoir. Gabrielle in Art: Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Enfant aux jouets, Gabrielle et Jean 1895–1896 National Gallery of Art, Washington     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) La Famille de l’artiste 1896 Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919)…

February 26

Births: • Daumier, Honoré (1808-1879) • Hugo, Victor (1802-1885) • Leighton, Margaret (1922-1976) • Negulesco, Jean (1900-1993) • Randall, Tony (1920-2004) Deaths: • Fernandel (1903-1971) • Renard, Gabrielle (1878-1959) • Severini, Gino (1883-1966)

Gino Severini

(1883–1966) The artist’s works: Il gatto nero 1910–1911 National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa La Modiste 1910–1911 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Souvenirs de Voyage 1911 Private collection Le Nord-Sud 1912 Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano Dancer = Propeller = Sea 1915…