Tag: July 18

Burt Kwouk

(1930–2016) Herbert Tsangtse Kwouk, OBE Filmography as Actor:   You Only Live Twice 1967 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi     Born July 18 1930 Warrington (England) Died May 24 2016 Hampstead, London (England) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Actor Title Officer…

Jean Negulesco

(1900–1993) Ioan Negulescu Filmography as Director:   Three Coins in the Fountain 1954 Director: Jean Negulesco Starring: Clifton Webb, Dorothy McGuire     Born February 26 1900 Craiova (Romania) Died July 18 1993 Marbella (España) Cause of death Heart failure…

Caravaggio

(1571–1610) Michelangelo Merisi Works:   Ragazzo che monda un frutto 1592–1593 Oil on canvas, 75.5 x 64.4 cm Fondazione Roberto Longhi, Firenze     Bacchino malato, Autoritratto c. 1593 Oil on canvas, 67 x 53 cm Galleria Borghese, Roma     Ragazzo con…

Francesco Petrarca

(1304–1374)   Works: • Fifteen sonnets (English) • Letters to Classical Authors (English) • Three Dialogues Between Petrarch and S. Augustine (English) • The Sonnets, Triumphs, and Other Poems (English) See also: • Noves, Laura de (1310-1348)   Born July 20…

Hume Cronyn

(1911–2003) Hume Blake Cronyn, Jr. Filmography as Actor:   Cleopatra 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     Born July 18 1911 London (Canada) Died June 15 2003 Fairfield, CT (USA) Cause of death Cancer Wife Jessica Tandy (1909-1994) Occupation Actor…

Jack Hawkins

(1910–1973) John Edward Hawkins, CBE Filmography as Actor:   Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins     Born September 14 1910 Wood Green, London (England) Died July 18 1973 London (England) Wife Jessica Tandy (1909-1994) Occupation Actor Title Commander of the…

July 18

  Births: • Cronyn, Hume (1911-2003) • Kwouk, Burt (1930-2016) Deaths: • Austen, Jane (1775-1817) • Caravaggio (1571-1610) • Hawkins, Jack (1910-1973) • Negulesco, Jean (1900-1993) • Petrarca, Francesco (1304-1374)  

Jane Austen

(1775–1817)   Works: • Complete Works (English) • Emma (1815) • Lady Susan (1794) • Letters of Jane Austen (English) • Love and Freindship (1790) • Mansfield Park (1814) • Northanger Abbey (1803) • Persuasion (1818) ◊ Persuasion (French) • Pride…