Tag: June 8

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

George Sand

(1804–1876) Amantine Aurore Lucile Dupin, Baroness Dudevant Works: • Adriani (French) • Aldo le rimeur (French) • André (French) • Antonia (English) • Autour de la table (French) • Cadio (French) • Césarine Dietrich (French) • Consuelo, Tome 1 (1861)…

Sir John Everett Millais

(1829–1896) Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Baronet, RA The artist’s works: Aeneas Shown the Body of Pallas 1843 Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland Sketch for The Woodman’s Daughter 1850 Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton Mariana 1851 Tate Britain, London Ophelia 1851–1852 Tate Britain, London…

Beatrice Portinari

(c.1266–1290) Beatrice “Bice” di Folco Portinari de’ Bardi Beatrice in Art: Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Beata Beatrix c.1864–1870 Tate Britain, London     Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Beata Beatrix 1871–1872 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago     Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (1828-1882) Dantis Amor 1860 Tate…

Robert Taylor

(1911–1969) Spangler Arlington Brugh Filmography as Actor: Waterloo Bridge 1940 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Vivien Leigh, Robert Taylor     Quo Vadis 1951 Director: Mervyn LeRoy Starring: Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr   Born August 5 1911 Filley, NE (USA) Died June 8 1969 Santa Monica, CA…

Sônia Braga

(1950) Sônia Maria Campos Braga Filmography as Actress: Dona Flor e Seus Dois Maridos 1976 Director: Bruno Barreto Starring: Sônia Braga, José Wilker   Born June 8 1950 Maringá (Brasil) Boyfriend Robert Redford (1936) Occupation Actress

Luigi Comencini

(1916–2007) Filmography as Director: Pane, amore e fantasia 1953 Director: Luigi Comencini Starring: Vittorio De Sica, Gina Lollobrigida     Pane, amore e gelosia 1954 Director: Luigi Comencini Starring: Vittorio De Sica, Gina Lollobrigida     La donna della domenica 1975 Director: Luigi Comencini…

Dana Wynter

(1931–2011) Dagmar Winter Filmography as Actress: Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin   Born June 8 1931 Berlin (Germany) Died May 5 2011 Ojai, CA (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Occupation Actress Awards Golden Globe

Robert Preston

(1918–1987) Robert Preston Meservey Filmography as Actor: Victor/Victoria 1982 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: Julie Andrews, James Garner   Born June 8 1918 Newton Highlands, MA (USA) Died March 21 1987 Montecito, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Actor Award National Society…

Robert Schumann

(1810–1856) Robert Alexander Schumann Works: • Carnaval (1834-1835) • Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129 (1850) • Davidsbündlertänze (1837) • Dichterliebe “A Poet’s Love” (1840) • Fantasie in C, Op.17 (1839) • Kreisleriana (1838) • Piano Concerto in A…