Tag: Ireland

George Bernard Shaw

(1856–1950) Works: • Androcles and the Lion (1912) • Arms and the Man (1894) • Augustus Does His Bit: A True-to-Life Farce (1916) • Back to Methuselah: A Metabiological Pentateuch (1921) • Candida (1898) • Caesar and Cleopatra (1898) • Fanny’s First Play (1911) • Heartbreak House (1913-1916)…

Irish monarchs

John (1166–1216) John Lackland, Jean sans Terre King of England (1199–1216) Lord of Ireland (1177–1216) Henry VIII (1491-1547) King of England (1509-1547) Lord of Ireland (1509-1542) King of Ireland (1542-1547) Edward VI (1537-1553) King of England (1547-1553) King of Ireland (1547-1553) Lady Jane Grey…

Henry VIII (England)

(1491–1547) King of England (1509–1547) Lord of Ireland (1509–1542) King of Ireland (1542–1547) Henry VIII in Art: Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543) Henry VIII of England c.1537 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid     Henry VIII in Film: Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Director: Charles…

National Gallery of Ireland

Founded: 1854 Opened: 1864 Location: Merrion Square West, Dublin 2, Ireland Website: https://www.nationalgallery.ie/ Collection: • Caravaggio (1571-1610): Cattura di Cristo (1602) • Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): Woman Writing a Letter, with her Maid (c.1670) See also: • Museums

Dublin (Ireland)

Museums: • National Gallery of Ireland: Merrion Square West, Dublin 2, Ireland Births: • Byrne, Gabriel (1950) • Doody, Alison (1966) • Farrell, Colin (1976) • Gambon, Michael (1940) • MacGinnis, Niall (1913-1977) • O’Conor, Hugh (1975) • O’Shea, Milo (1926-2013) • Rhys Meyers, Jonathan (1977) • Shaw, George…

Ireland

Rulers: • British Monarchs • Irish monarchs Cities: • Cork City • Drogheda • Dublin • Limerick • Monkstown, County Cork • Ranelagh • Tourmakeady

Elizabeth I (England)

(1533–1603) Queen of England and Ireland (1558–1603) Elizabeth I in Film: Mary, Queen of Scots 1971 Director: Charles Jarrott Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, Glenda Jackson     Crossed Swords 1977 Director: Richard Fleischer Starring: Oliver Reed, Mark Lester     Elizabeth 1998 Director: Shekhar…

Gabriel Byrne

(1950) Gabriel James Byrne Filmography as Actor: Excalibur 1981 Director: John Boorman Starring: Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren     Little Women 1994 Director: Gillian Armstrong Starring: Winona Ryder, Gabriel Byrne   Born May 12 1950 Dublin (Ireland) Occupation Actor Film Director Producer Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards…