Tag: May 11

Marco Ferreri

(1928–1997) Filmography as Director: La Grande Bouffe 1973 Director: Marco Ferreri Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Michel Piccoli   Born May 11 1928 Milano (Italia) Died May 9 1997 Paris (France) Occupation Actor Film Director Occupation Producer Screenwriter Writer Awards David di Donatello Golden Bear Nastro d’Argento

Natasha Richardson

(1963–2009) Natasha Jane Richardson Filmography as Actress: The Parent Trap 1998 Director: Nancy Meyers Starring: Dennis Quaid, Natasha Richardson   Born May 11 1963 London (England) Died March 18 2009 Manhattan, New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Accident Father…

Lex Barker

(1919–1973) Alexander Crichlow Barker, Jr. Filmography as Actor: La Dolce Vita 1960 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg   Born May 8 1919 Rye, NY (USA) Died May 11 1973 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart…

Yvonne Furneaux

(1928) Yvonne Élisabeth Scatcherd Filmography as Actress: La Dolce Vita 1960 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg     Le comte de Monte-Cristo 1961 Director: Claude Autant-Lara Starring: Louis Jourdan, Yvonne Furneaux   Born May 11 1928 Roubaix (France) Occupation Actress

Jean de La Bruyère

(1645–1696) Works: • Les Caractères (French) ◊ The Characters (English) Quotes: • Jean de La Bruyère: Quotations Born August 16 1645 Paris (France) Died May 11 1696 Versailles (France) Occupation Philosopher Writer

Frank Thring

(1926–1994) Filmography as Actor: Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins     El Cid 1961 Director: Anthony Mann Starring: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren   Born May 11 1926 Melbourne (Australia) Died December 29 1994 Melbourne (Australia)…

Juan Gris

(1887–1927) José Victoriano González-Pérez The artist’s works: Hommage à Pablo 1912 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Bodegón 1913 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid El fumador, Frank Haviland 1913 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid Guitare et pipe 1913 Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas Arlequin à la guitare…

May 11

Births: • Dalí, Salvador (1904-1989) • Ferreri, Marco (1928-1997) • Fisher, Frances (1952) • Furneaux, Yvonne (1928) • Richardson, Natasha (1963-2009) • Thring, Frank (1926-1994) Deaths: • Aalto, Alvar (1898-1976) • Barker, Lex (1919-1973) • Gris, Juan (1887-1927) • La Bruyère, Jean de (1645-1696)

Alvar Aalto

(1898–1976) Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto The artist’s works: Stacking Armchair 1929 Museum of Modern Art, New York Cantilevered Stacking Side Chair 1930 Museum of Modern Art, New York Paimio Sanatorium 1932 Paimio, Finland. Vase 1936 Museum of Modern Art, New…

Salvador Dalí

(1904–1989) Salvador Felipe Jacinto Dalí y Domenech Marqués de Dalí de Púbol The artist’s works: Pierrot con guitarra c.1923 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid Gradiva descubre las ruinas antropomorfas 1932 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid Vénus de Milo aux tiroirs 1936 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Invenciones…