Tag: May 24

Burt Kwouk

(1930–2016) Herbert Tsangtse Kwouk, OBE Filmography as Actor:   You Only Live Twice 1967 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi     Born July 18 1930 Warrington (England) Died May 24 2016 Hampstead, London (England) Cause of death Cancer Occupation Actor Title Officer…

Michael Lonsdale

(1931) Michael Edward Lonsdale-Crouch Filmography as Actor:   Moonraker 1979 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Roger Moore, Lois Chiles     Born May 24 1931 Paris (France) Occupation Actor Awards César  

Desmond Davis

(1926) Filmography as Director:   Clash of the Titans 1981 Director: Desmond Davis Starring: Laurence Olivier, Claire Bloom     Born May 24 1926 London (England) Occupation Film Director  

Kristin Scott Thomas

(1960) Dame Kristin Ann Scott Thomas, DBE Filmography as Actress:   The Other Boleyn Girl 2008 Director: Justin Chadwick Starring: Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson     Born May 24 1960 Redruth (England) Occupation Actress Awards BAFTA Légion d’honneur Title Dame…

Zacharie Astruc

(1833–1907)   Astruc in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Musique aux Tuileries 1862 Oil on canvas, 76.2 x 118.1 cm National Gallery, London   Bazille, Frédéric (1841-1870) L’Atelier de la rue Condamine 1870 Oil on canvas 98 x 128.5 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris  …

May 24

  Births: • Davis, Desmond (1926) • Lonsdale, Michael (1931) • Rosas, Manuelita (1817-1898) • Scott Thomas, Kristin (1960) Deaths: • Astruc, Zacharie (1833-1907) • Kwouk, Burt (1930-2016)  

Manuelita Rosas

(1817–1898) Manuela Robustiana Ortiz de Rozas y Ezcurra   Manuelita Rosas in Art: Pueyrredón, Prilidiano (1823-1870) Retrato de Manuelita Rosas (Portrait of Manuelita Rosas) 1851 Oil on canvas, 199 x 166 cm Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires  …