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…

John Gielgud

(1904–2000) Sir Arthur John Gielgud, OM, CH Filmography as Actor:   Murder on the Orient Express 1974 Director: Sidney Lumet Starring: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall     Appointment with Death 1988 Director: Michael Winner Starring: Peter Ustinov, 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…

Albrecht Dürer

(1471–1528)   Works:   Birth of the Virgin 15th century Woodcut, 29.5 x 20.9 cm Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA     Die Drahtziehmühle (The Wire-drawing Mill) c.1489 Watercolor on paper, 29 x 42.6 cm Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin     Portrait of…

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 Works:   Une soirée au carnaval (Carnival Evening) 1886 Oil on canvas, 117.3 x 89.5 cm Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia     Rendez-vous dans la forêt 1889 Oil on canvas,…