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Nora Ephron

(1941–2012) Nora Louise Ephron Filmography as Director:   Sleepless in Seattle 1993 Director: Nora Ephron Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan     Born May 19 1941 New York, NY (USA) Died June 26 2012 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Cancer…

Billy Wilder

(1906–2002) Samuel Wilder Filmography as Director:   Sabrina 1954 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn     Love in the Afternoon 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Gary Cooper, Audrey Hepburn     Born June 22 1906 Sucha Beskidzka…

Burgess Meredith

(1907–1997) Oliver Burgess Meredith Filmography as Actor:   Clash of the Titans 1981 Director: Desmond Davis Starring: Laurence Olivier, Claire Bloom     Born November 16 1907 Cleveland, OH (USA) Died September 9 1997 Malibu, CA (USA) Cause of death…

Emily Mortimer

(1971) Emily Kathleen Anne Mortimer Filmography as Actress:   Elizabeth 1998 Director: Shekhar Kapur Starring: Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush     Born December 1 1971 London (England) Occupation Actress Journalist Occupation Producer Screenwriter Writer  

Théophile Gautier

(1811–1872) Pierre Jules Théophile Gautier “Le bon Théo”   Works: • Émaux et camées (1852) ◊ Enamels and Cameos (English) • La Comédie de la mort (1838) • Le Capitaine Fracasse (1863) ◊ Captain Fracasse (English) • Mademoiselle de Maupin (1835) • Ménagerie intime (1869) ◊ My Private Menagerie…

Mark Twain

(1835–1910) Samuel Langhorne Clemens   Works: • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court (1889) • A Horse’s Tale (1907) • A Tramp Abroad (1880) • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885) • Complete Letters (1853-1910) • Life on the Mississippi (1883) • Speeches (English) • The Adventures of…

Antonin Proust

(1832–1905) . Antonin Proust in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Portrait d’Antonin Proust c. 1877 Oil on canvas, 65 x 54 cm Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow   Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Antonin Proust 1880 Oil on canvas, 129.9 x 95.9 cm Toledo…

Charles Baudelaire

(1821–1867) Charles-Pierre Baudelaire . Works: • Les Fleurs du Mal (1857) ◊ The Flowers of Evil (English) . Quotes: • Charles Baudelaire: Quotations   Baudelaire in Art: Fantin-Latour, Henri (1836-1904) Hommage à Delacroix 1864 Oil on canvas, 160 x 250 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris…

Honoré de Balzac

(1799–1850) Honoré de Balzac, né Honoré Balzac Works: ◊ A Daughter of Eve (English) ◊ A Distinguished Provincial at Paris (English) ◊ A Drama on the Seashore (English) ◊ A Man of Business (English) ◊ A Passion in the Desert (English) ◊ A Prince of Bohemia…

Ramón Gómez de la Serna

(1888–1963) Ramón Gómez de la Serna Puig   Ramón Gómez de la Serna in Art: Rivera, Diego (1886-1957) El Rastro 1915 Oil on canvas, 27.5 × 38.5 cm Museo Dolores Olmedo, Mexico City     Born July 3 1888 Madrid (España)…