Tag: Lithuanian-Jewish Ancestry

Ruth Roman

(1922–1999) Norma Roman Filmography as Actress: Strangers on a Train 1951 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Farley Granger, Ruth Roman   Born December 22 1922 Lynn, MA (USA) Died September 9 1999 Laguna Beach, CA (USA) Occupation Actress Award Hollywood Walk of Fame

Joanna Shimkus

(1943) Joanna Shimkus Poitier Filmography as Actress: Les aventuriers 1967 Director: Robert Enrico Starring: Alain Delon, Lino Ventura   Born October 30 1943 Halifax (Canada) Husband (m.1976) Sidney Poitier (1927) Occupation Actress

George Gershwin

(1898–1937) Jacob Bruskin Gershowitz Filmography as Composer: Funny Face 1957 Director: Stanley Donen Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire     Manhattan 1979 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton   Born September 26 1898 Brooklyn, New York, NY (USA) Died July…

Walter Matthau

(1920–2000) Walter John Matthow Filmography as Actor: Charade 1963 Director: Stanley Donen Starring: Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn     The Odd Couple 1968 Director: Gene Saks Starring: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau   Born October 1 1920 New York, NY (USA) Died July 1 2000…

David O. Selznick

(1902–1965) David Selznick Filmography as Producer: Gone with the Wind 1939 Director: Victor Fleming Starring: Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh     Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine   Born May 10 1902 Pittsburgh, PA (USA) Died June 22…