Tag: February 26

Margaret Leighton

(1922–1976) Margaret Leighton, CBE Filmography as Actress: Great Expectations 1974 Director: Joseph Hardy Starring: Michael York, Sarah Miles   Born February 26 1922 Barnt Green (England) Died January 13 1976 Chichester (England) Cause of death Multiple sclerosis Occupation Actress Awards BAFTA Emmy Tony…

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…