Tag: May 21

Raymond Burr

(1917–1993) Raymond William Stacy Burr Filmography as Actor: Rear Window 1954 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly     Born May 21 1917 New Westminster (Canada) Died September 12 1993 Healdsburg, CA (USA) Cause of death Cancer Occupation…

John Gielgud

(1904–2000) Sir Arthur John Gielgud, OM, CH Filmography as Actor: Julius Caesar 1953 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Marlon Brando, James Mason     Murder on the Orient Express 1974 Director: Sidney Lumet Starring: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall    …

Douglas Fowley

(1911–1998) Daniel Vincent Fowley Filmography as Actor: Singin’ in the Rain 1952 Director: Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen Starring: Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds   Born May 30 1911 Bronx, New York, NY (USA) Died May 21 1998 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA…

Albrecht Dürer

(1471–1528) The artist’s works: Birth of the Virgin 15th century Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge Die Drahtziehmühle c.1489 Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin Barbara Dürer, née Holper c.1490 Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg Albrecht Dürer the Elder 1490 Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze Self-Portrait Holding a Thistle 1493 Musée…

May 21

Births: • Burr, Raymond (1917-1993) • Dürer, Albrecht (1471-1528) • Rousseau, Henri (1844-1910) Deaths: • Fowley, Douglas (1911-1998) • Gielgud, John (1904-2000)

Henri Rousseau

(1844–1910) Henri Julien Félix Rousseau dit Le Douanier Rousseau The artist’s works: Une soirée au carnaval 1886 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Rendez-vous dans la forêt 1889 National Gallery of Art, Washington Moi-même, Portrait-paysage 1890 Národní Galerie v Praze, Prague…