Tag: February 27

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

(1807–1882) Works: • Courtship of Miles Standish Minnehaha Edition (English) • Divine Comedy, Longfellow’s Translation, Complete (English) • Divine Comedy, Longfellow’s Translation, Hell (English) • Divine Comedy, Longfellow’s Translation, Paradise (English) • Divine Comedy, Longfellow’s Translation, Purgatory (English) • Evangeline:…

Otto Primavesi

(1868–1926) Otto and Eugenia Primavesi.   Born February 27 1868 Olomouc (Czech Republic) Died February 8 1926 Vienna (Austria) Wife Eugenia Primavesi (1874-1962) Daughter Mäda Primavesi (1903-2000) Occupation Art Patron Banker

Joanne Woodward

(1930) Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward Filmography as Actress: The Age of Innocence 1993 Director: Martin Scorsese Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer   Born February 27 1930 Thomasville, GA (USA) Husband (1958-2008) Paul Newman (1925-2008) Occupation Actress Producer Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards Cannes…

Joan Bennett

(1910–1990) Joan Geraldine Bennett Filmography as Actress: Little Women 1933 Director: George Cukor Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett   Born February 27 1910 Fort Lee, NJ (USA) Died December 7 1990 Scarsdale, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Occupation…

Giuseppe Patroni Griffi

(1921–2005) Filmography as Director: Addio fratello crudele 1971 Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Oliver Tobias   Born February 27 1921 Napoli (Italia) Died December 15 2005 Roma (Italia) Occupation Film Director Playwright Screenwriter Occupation Theatre director Writer

Gary Winick

(1961–2011) Gary Scott Winick Filmography as Director: Letters to Juliet 2010 Director: Gary Winick Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Vanessa Redgrave   Born March 31 1961 Manhattan, New York, NY (USA) Died February 27 2011 Manhattan, New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Brain Cancer…

Luis de Madrazo y Kuntz

(1825–1897) The artist’s works: Isabel la Católica c.1848 Museo del Prado, Madrid Born February 27 1825 Madrid (España) Died February 9 1897 Madrid (España) Occupation Painter Title Commander in the Order of Isabel the Catholic

Elizabeth Taylor

(1932–2011) Dame Elizabeth Rosemond “Liz” Taylor, DBE Filmography as Actress: Little Women 1949 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: June Allyson, Peter Lawford     Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr     Cleopatra 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton    …

February 27

Births: • Bennett, Joan (1910-1990) • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) • Madrazo y Kuntz, Luis de (1825-1897) • Patroni Griffi, Giuseppe (1921-2005) • Primavesi, Otto (1868-1926) • Taylor, Elizabeth (1932-2011) • Woodward, Joanne (1930) Deaths: • Winick, Gary (1961-2011)