Tag: May 11

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…

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…

Yvonne Furneaux

(1928) Yvonne Élisabeth Scatcherd Filmography as Actress:   La Dolce Vita 1960 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Anita Ekberg     Born May 11 1928 Roubaix (France) Occupation Actress  

Jean de La Bruyère

(1645–1696)   Works: • Les Caractères (1688) ◊ 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…

Juan Gris

(1887–1927) José Victoriano González-Pérez . Works:   Hommage à Pablo (Portrait of Pablo Picasso) 1912 Oil on canvas, 93.3 x 74.4 cm Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago     Guitare et pipe (Guitar and Pipe) 1913 Oil and charcoal on canvas,…

May 11

  Births: • Dalí, Salvador (1904-1989) • 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 .  Works:   Stacking Armchair 1929 Birch and plywood, 68.6 x 50.8 x 53.3 cm Museum of Modern Art, New York     Cantilevered Stacking Side Chair 1930 Chrome-plated plywood, 79.4 x 54.9 x 63.5…

Salvador Dalí

(1904–1989) Salvador Felipe Jacinto Dalí y Domenech Marqués de Dalí de Púbol   Works:   Crucifixion (Corpus Hypercubus) 1954 Oil on canvas, 194.3 x 123.8 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York     El Sacramento de la Última Cena 1955…