Tag: July 6

Antonio Manetti

(1423–1497) Antonio di Tuccio Manetti Works: • Novella del Grasso legnaiuolo (Italian) • Studi sulla Divina commedia (Italian) • Vita di Filippo di ser Brunellesco architetto fiorentino (Italian) Born July 6 1423 Firenze (Italia) Died May 26 1497 Firenze (Italia) Occupation Architect…

Ludovico Ariosto

(1474–1533) Works: • Lettere di Lodovico Ariosto (Italian) • Orlando Furioso (English) • Orlando Furioso (Italian) • Orlando Furioso, Tomo I (Spanish) • Orlando Furioso, Tomo II (Spanish) • Rinaldo ardito: Frammenti inediti pubblicati sul manoscritto originale (Italian) Ariosto in…

Maximilian I of Mexico

(1832–1867) Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph Maria von Habsburg-Lothringen Emperor of Mexico (1864–1867) Photograph of the execution of Maximilian (right) Miramón (center) and Mejía (left). Photograph of the Mexican firing squad that executed Emperor Maximilian I, commanded by Colonel Palacios (right). Maximilian…

Thomas More

(1478–1535) Sir Thomas More Saint Thomas More Works: • Dialogue of Comfort Against Tribulation (English) • Utopia (English) • Utopia (German) Sir Thomas More in Film: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born February…

Louis Armstrong

(1901–1971) Louis Daniel Armstrong Filmography as Actor: High Society 1956 Director: Charles Walters Starring: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly   Born August 4 1901 New Orleans, LA (USA) Died July 6 1971 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure…

Henry II (England)

(1133–1189) Henry of Anjou, Henry Plantagenet Henry FitzEmpress, Henry Curtmantle Duke of Normandy (1150–1189) Count of Anjou (1151–1189) Duke of Aquitaine (1152–1189) Count of Poitiers (1156–1189) King of England (1154–1189) Henry II in Art: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Fair Rosamund…

Janet Leigh

(1927–2004) Jeanette Helen Morrison Filmography as Actress: Little Women 1949 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: June Allyson, Peter Lawford   Born July 6 1927 Merced, CA (USA) Died October 3 2004 Beverly Hills, CA (USA) Cause of death Vasculitis Husband (1951-1962) Tony…

Ned Beatty

(1937) Ned Thomas Beatty Filmography as Actor: Network 1976 Director: Sidney Lumet Starring: Faye Dunaway, William Holden   Born July 6 1937 Louisville, KY (USA) Occupation Actor

Ennio Morricone

(1928–2020) Filmography as Composer: Addio fratello crudele 1971 Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi Starring: Charlotte Rampling, Oliver Tobias     La donna della domenica 1975 Director: Luigi Comencini Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Jacqueline Bisset     L’eredità Ferramonti 1976 Director: Mauro Bolognini Starring: Anthony Quinn, Dominique…

Antonella Lualdi

(1931) Antonietta De Pascale Filmography as Actress: Le Rouge et le Noir 1954 Director: Claude Autant-Lara Starring: Gérard Philipe, Danielle Darrieux   Born July 6 1931 Beirut (Lebanon) Occupation Actress Singer