Tag: May 30

Christopher Marlowe

(1564–1593) Works: • Accurs’d be he that first invented war! (English) • Edward the Second (English) • Hero and Leander and Other Poems (English) • Hero and Leander and Other Poems (Latin) • I Must Have Wanton Poets (English) •…

Jean-Claude Brialy

(1933–2007) Filmography as Actor: Le fantôme de la liberté 1974 Director: Luis Buñuel Starring: Adriana Asti, Adolfo Celi     La nuit de Varennes 1982 Director: Ettore Scola Starring: Jean-Louis Barrault, Marcello Mastroianni     Édith et Marcel 1983 Director:  Claude Lelouch Starring: Évelyne Bouix, Marcel Cerdan Jr.…

Howard Hawks

(1896–1977) Howard Winchester Hawks Filmography as Director: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953 Director: Howard Hawks Starring: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe   Born May 30 1896 Goshen, IN (USA) Died December 26 1977 Palm Springs, CA (USA) Cause of death Accident (fall) Occupation Film director…

Claude Rains

(1889–1967) William Claude Rains Filmography as Actor: Caesar and Cleopatra 1945 Director: Gabriel Pascal Starring: Vivien Leigh, Claude Rains   Born November 10 1889 Clapham, London (England) Died May 30 1967 Laconia, NH (USA) Cause of death Abdominal hemorrhage Occupation Actor

Fernando III de Castilla y León

(1201?-1252) Saint Ferdinand, San Fernando King of Castile (1217–1252) King of León (1230–1252) King of Galicia (1230–1252) Saint Ferdinand III of Castile in Art: Goya, Francisco de (1746-1828) Aparición de San Isidoro al Rey Fernando el Santo 1798–1800 Museo de Bellas Artes, Buenos…

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…

Hugh Griffith

(1912–1980) Hugh Emrys Griffith Filmography as Actor: Ben-Hur 1959 Director: William Wyler Starring: Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins     Tom Jones 1963 Director: Tony Richardson Starring: Albert Finney, Susannah York     How to Steal a Million 1966 Director: William Wyler Starring: Audrey…

Georg von Trapp

(1880–1947) Georg Ludwig Ritter von Trapp Georg von Trapp in Film: The Sound of Music 1965 Director: Robert Wise Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer   Born April 4 1880 Zadar (Croatia) Died May 30 1947 Stowe, VT (USA) Cause of death Lung cancer…

May 30

Births: • Fowley, Douglas (1911-1998) • Griffith, Hugh (1912-1980) • Hawks, Howard (1896-1977) Deaths: • Brialy, Jean-Claude (1933-2007) • Fernando III de Castilla y León, St. (1201?-1252) • Marlowe, Christopher (1564-1593) • Rains, Claude (1889-1967) • Trapp, Georg von (1880-1947)