Tag: March 1

Gabriele D’Annunzio

(1863–1938) General Gabriele D’Annunzio, Prince of Montenevoso Works: • Cabiria (Italian) • Contemplazione della morte (Italian) • Elegìe Romane (Italian) • Forse che sì forse che no (Italian) • Il ferro (Italian) • Isaotta Guttadàuro ed altre poesie (Italian) •…

Javier Bardem

(1969) Javier Ángel Encinas Bardem Filmography as Actor: Goya’s Ghosts 2006 Director: Miloš Forman Starring: Javier Bardem, Natalie Portman   Born March 1 1969 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (España) Wife Penélope Cruz (1974) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards Cannes Film…

Jacques Rivette

(1928–2016) Jacques Pierre Louis Rivette Filmography as Actor: À bout de souffle 1960 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg     Filmography as Director: La Belle Noiseuse 1991 Director: Jacques Rivette Starring: Michel Piccoli, Emmanuelle Béart   Born…

Alain Resnais

(1922–2014) Filmography as Director: Providence 1977 Director: Alain Resnais Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Ellen Burstyn   Born June 3 1922 Vannes (France) Died March 1 2014 Neuilly-sur-Seine (France) Partner (1998-2014) Sabine Azéma (1949) Occupation Film Director Screenwriter Writer Awards César Leone d’argento Awards Leone d’oro…

David Niven

(1910–1983) James David Graham Niven Filmography as Actor: Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     Bonjour Tristesse 1958 Director: Otto Preminger Starring: Deborah Kerr, David Niven     The Pink Panther 1963 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: David Niven, Peter Sellers…

Sandro Botticelli

(c.1445–1510) Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi The artist’s works: Madonna col Bambino e angelo c.1465–1467 Spedale degli Innocenti, Firenze Madonna col Bambino e un angelo c.1465–1467 Musée Fesch, Ajaccio Madonna con Bambino, Giovannino e Angeli c.1468 Galleria dell’Accademia, Firenze Madonna con un…

Bia de’ Medici

(c.1537–1542) Bianca de’ Medici Bia de’ Medici in Art: Bronzino (1503-1572) Ritratto di Bia de’ Medici c.1542 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze   Born c.1537 Firenze (Italia) Died March 1 1542 Firenze (Italia) Cause of death Fever Father Cosimo I de’ Medici…

Frédéric Chopin

(1810–1849) Works: • Nocturnes • Piano Concertos nos. 1 and 2 (1830) • Piano Sonata No 3 in B minor, Op 58 (1844) Chopin in Art: Rousseau, Henri (1844-1910) Jardin du Luxembourg, Monument de Chopin 1909 Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg   Born…

March 1

Births: • Bardem, Javier (1969) • Botticelli, Sandro (c.1445-1510) • Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849) • Niven, David (1910-1983) • Rivette, Jacques (1928-2016) Deaths: • Blake, Katharine (1928-1991) • D’Annunzio, Gabriele (1863-1938) • Medici, Bia de’ (c.1537-1542) • Resnais, Alain (1922-2014)

Katharine Blake

(1928–1991) Illonne Katharine Inglestone Filmography as Actress: Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Director: Charles Jarrott Starring: Richard Burton, Geneviève Bujold   Born April 4 1928 Johannesburg (South Africa) Died March 1 1991 London (England) Husband Charles Jarrott (1927-2011) Occupation Actress