Tag: March 5

Correggio

(c.1489–1534) Antonio Allegri da Correggio The artist’s works: Madonna Barrymore c.1505–1510 National Gallery of Art, Washington Matrimonio mistico di santa Caterina 1510–1514 Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit Matrimonio mistico di santa Caterina 1510–1515 National Gallery of Art, Washington Salvator Mundi c.1515 National Gallery…

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…

Pier Paolo Pasolini

(1922–1975) Filmography as Director: Edipo re 1967 Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Starring: Silvana Mangano, Franco Citti     Medea 1969 Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Starring: Maria Callas, Massimo Girotti     Filmography as Writer: Le notti di Cabiria 1957 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Giulietta…

Whit Bissell

(1909–1996) Whitner Nutting Bissell Filmography as Actor: The Time Machine 1960 Director: George Pal Starring: Rod Taylor, Alan Young     Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin   Born October 25 1909 New York, NY (USA)…

Giambattista Tiepolo

(1696–1770) Giovanni Battista Tiepolo The artist’s works: Teste da un cammeo 1700s Rhode Island School of Design, Providence La regina Zenobia davanti all’imperatore Aureliano c.1717 Museo del Prado, Madrid Scipione l’Africano libera Massiva 1719–1721 Walters Art Museum, Baltimore Madonna col Bambino c.1720–1725…

Rex Harrison

(1908–1990) Sir Reginald Carey “Rex” Harrison Filmography as Actor: Major Barbara 1941 Director: Gabriel Pascal Starring: Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison     Midnight Lace 1960 Director: David Miller Starring: Doris Day, Rex Harrison     Cleopatra 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton…

March 5

Births: • Harrison, Rex (1908-1990) • Henry II, King of England (1133-1189) • Pasolini, Pier Paolo (1922-1975) • Tiepolo, Giambattista (1696-1770) Deaths: • Bissell, Whit (1909-1996) • Correggio (c.1489-1534)