Tag: politician

Leon Trotsky

(1879–1940) Lev Davidovich Bronshtein Trotsky in Art: Kahlo, Frida (1907-1954) Autorretrato dedicado a León Trotsky (Self-Portrait Dedicated to Leon Trotsky) 1937 Oil on masonite 76 x 60.96 cm National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington   Born November 7 1879 Yanovka,…

Franco Zeffirelli

(1923–2019) Gian Franco Corsi Zeffirelli, KBE, Grande Ufficiale OMRI Member of the Italian Senate (1994–2001) Filmography as Director: The Taming of the Shrew 1967 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     Romeo and Juliet 1968 Director: Franco…

Antonin Proust

(1832–1905) . Antonin Proust in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Portrait d’Antonin Proust c. 1877 Oil on canvas, 65 x 54 cm Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow   Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Antonin Proust 1880 Oil on canvas, 129.9 x 95.9 cm Toledo…

Thomas Boleyn

(c.1477–1539) 1st Earl of Wiltshire (1529–1539) 1st Earl of Ormond (1529–1539) 1st Viscount Rochford (1525–1533) Thomas Boleyn in Film: Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Director: Charles Jarrott Starring: Richard Burton, Geneviève Bujold     The Other Boleyn Girl 2008 Director:…

Lew Wallace

(1827–1905) Lewis “Lew” Wallace Works: • Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1880) • The Fair God (1873) • The Prince of India; or, Why Constantinople Fell, Vol. I (1893) • The Prince of India; or, Why Constantinople Fell, Vol. II (1893)…

Richard Attenborough

(1923–2014) Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough, CBE Filmography as Actor: Elizabeth 1998 Director: Shekhar Kapur Starring: Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush     Born August 29 1923 Cambridge (England) Died August 24 2014 London (England) Occupation Actor Entrepreneur Occupation Film director…

John Adams

(1735–1826) 2nd President of the United States (1797–1801) See also: • Presidents of the United States