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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:…

Gertrude Stein

(1874–1946) Gertrude Stein in Art: Laurencin, Marie (1883-1956) Réunion à la campagne 1909 Musée Picasso, Paris     Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Gertrude Stein 1905–1906 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York   Born February 3 1874 Allegheny City, PA (USA) Died July 27 1946…

Jean Giraudoux

(1882–1944) Hippolyte Jean Giraudoux Works: • Amica America (French) • L’École des indifférents (French) • Elpénor (French) • Suzanne et le Pacifique (French) Filmography as Writer: The Madwoman of Chaillot 1969 Director: Bryan Forbes Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer  …

Jeannot Szwarc

(1939) Filmography as Director: Somewhere in Time 1980 Director: Jeannot Szwarc Starring: Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour   Born November 21 1939 Paris (France) Occupation Film director Producer

Cole Porter

(1891–1964) Cole Albert Porter Filmography as Composer: High Society 1956 Director: Charles Walters Starring: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly     Evil Under the Sun 1982 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Peter Ustinov, Maggie Smith   Born June 9 1891 Peru, IN (USA) Died October 15 1964 Santa…

Howard Lindsay

(1889–1968) Herman Nelke Filmography as Librettist: The Sound of Music 1965 Director: Robert Wise Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer   Born March 29 1889 Waterford, NY (USA) Died February 11 1968 New York, NY (USA) Occupation Actor Librettist Occupation Playwright Producer Occupation Screenwriter…

Alan Jay Lerner

(1918–1986) Filmography as Screenwriter: My Fair Lady 1964 Director: George Cukor Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison   Born August 31 1918 New York, NY (USA) Died June 14 1986 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Lung cancer Occupation Composer Librettist Occupation Lyricist…

Sidney Howard

(1891–1939) Sidney Coe Howard Filmography as Screenwriter: Gone with the Wind 1939 Director: Victor Fleming Starring: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh   Born June 26 1891 Oakland, CA (USA) Died August 23 1939 Tyringham, MA (USA) Cause of death Accident Occupation Playwright Screenwriter…