Tag: January 17

Tomaso Albinoni

(1671–1750) Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni Works: • Adagio in G Minor • Concerti per oboe • Sonate da Chiesa Op. 4 Born June 8 1671 Venezia (Italia) Died January 17 1750 Venezia (Italia) Occupation Composer Musician Violinist

Pedro Calderón de la Barca

(1600–1681) Pedro Calderón de la Barca y Barreda González de Henao Ruiz de Blasco y Riaño Works: • Eight Dramas of Calderon (English) • Life Is a Dream (English) • Teatro selecto, tomo 1 (Spanish) • Teatro selecto, tomo 2…

Jane Avril

(1868–1943) Jeanne Louise Beaudon “Jane la Folle”, “La Mélinite” Jane Avril in a photo by Paul Sescau (1858-1926), c.1890. The tomb of Jane Avril at the Cimetière du Père Lachaise. Jane Avril in Art: Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de (1864-1901) Jane Avril…

Adriana Ugarte

(1985) Adriana Sofía Ugarte Pardal Filmography as Actress: El tiempo entre costuras 2013–2014 Director: Iñaki Mercero & others Starring: Adriana Ugarte, Raúl Arévalo     Amoureux de ma femme 2018 Director: Daniel Auteuil Starring: Daniel Auteuil, Gérard Depardieu   Born January 17…

Yvette Mimieux

(1942–2022) Yvette Carmen Mimieux Filmography as Actress: The Time Machine 1960 Director: George Pal Starring: Rod Taylor, Alan Young   Born January 8 1942 Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Died January 17 2022 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Husband (​1972-1985) Stanley Donen (1924-2019) Occupation Actress

Richard Crenna

(1926–2003) Richard Donald Crenna Filmography as Actor: Wait Until Dark 1967 Director: Terence Young Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin   Born November 30 1926 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Died January 17 2003 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer (pancreatic) Occupation Actor…

James Earl Jones

(1931) Filmography as Actor: Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey   Born January 17 1931 Arkabutla, MS (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Honorary Award Emmy Golden Globe Awards Grammy Kennedy Center Honors Awards National Medal of Arts…

January 17

Births: • Calderón de la Barca, Pedro (1600-1681) • Frederick III, Elector of Saxony (1463-1525) • Jones, James Earl (1931) • Ugarte, Adriana (1985) Deaths: • Albinoni, Tomaso (1671-1750) • Avril, Jane (1868-1943) • Bobadilla, Beatriz de (1440-1511) • Bracquemond, Marie (1840-1916) •…

Frederick III, Elector of Saxony

(1463–1525) Frederick the Wise Elector of Saxony (1486–1525) Frederick the Wise in Art: Cranach, Lucas the Elder (1472-1553) Deer hunt of Elector Frederick the Wise 1529 Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna     Cranach, Lucas the Elder (1472-1553) Frederick III the Wise 1533…

Marie Bracquemond

(1840–1916) née Marie Anne Caroline Quivoron The artist’s works: Portrait de Mlle Quivoron 1860–1914 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Le goûter c.1880 Petit Palais, Paris Sur la terrasse à Sèvres 1880 Musée du Petit Palais, Genève Portrait du critique Gustave Geffroy c.1890…