Tag: February 28

Jane Russell

(1921–2011) Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell Filmography as Actress: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953 Director: Howard Hawks Starring: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe   Born June 21 1921 Bemidji, MN (USA) Died February 28 2011 Santa Maria, CA (USA) Cause of death Respiratory failure Occupation Actress…

Charles Durning

(1923–2012) Charles Edward Durning Filmography as Actor: Tootsie 1982 Director: Sydney Pollack Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange   Born February 28 1923 Highland Falls, NY (USA) Died December 24 2012 Manhattan, New York, NY (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Golden Globe Hollywood Walk of…

Annie Girardot

(1931–2011) Annie Suzanne Girardot Filmography as Actress: Rocco e i suoi fratelli 1960 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Alain Delon, Renato Salvatori   Born October 25 1931 Paris (France) Died February 28 2011 Paris (France) Cause of death Alzheimer’s Buried Cimetière du Père Lachaise (Paris) Occupation Actress…

Marcel Pagnol

(1895–1974) Marcel Paul Pagnol Filmography as Director and Writer: La fille du puisatier 1940 Director: Marcel Pagnol Starring: Raimu, Fernandel     Filmography as Writer: La fille du puisatier 2011 Director: Daniel Auteuil Starring: Daniel Auteuil, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey   Born February 28 1895 Aubagne (France) Died…

Vincente Minnelli

(1903–1986) Lester Anthony Minnelli Filmography as Director: Madame Bovary 1949 Director: Vincente Minnelli Starring: Jennifer Jones, James Mason     Lust for Life 1956 Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn   Born February 28 1903 Chicago, IL (USA) Died…

Armando Trovajoli

(1917–2013) Filmography as Composer: I mostri 1963 Director: Dino Risi Starring: Ugo Tognazzi, Vittorio Gassman     Matrimonio all’italiana 1964 Director: Vittorio De Sica Starring: Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni     C’eravamo tanto amati 1974 Director: Ettore Scola Starring: Nino…

Franco Brusati

(1922–1993) Filmography as Director: Pane e cioccolata 1974 Director: Franco Brusati Starring: Nino Manfredi, Anna Karina     Filmography as Screenwriter:   Romeo and Juliet 1968 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Leonard Whiting, Olivia Hussey   Born August 4 1922 Milano…

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,…

Henry James

(1843–1916) Henry James, OM Works: • A Bundle of Letters (English) • A Little Tour in France (English) • A London Life, and Other Tales (English) • A Passionate Pilgrim (English) • A Small Boy and Others (English) • An International Episode…

February 28

Births: • Durning, Charles (1923-2012) • Pagnol, Marcel (1895-1974) Deaths: • Brusati, Franco (1922-1993) • Girardot, Annie (1931-2011) • James, Henry (1843-1916) • Kennedy, George (1925-2016) • Minnelli, Vincente (1903-1986) • Russell, Jane (1921-2011) • Trovajoli, Armando (1917-2013)