Tag: Presidential Medal of Freedom

Nelson Rockefeller

(1908–1979) Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller 41st Vice President of the United States (1974–1977) Nelson Rockefeller in Film: Frida 2002 Director: Julie Taymor Starring: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina   Born July 8 1908 Bar Harbor, ME (USA) Died January 26 1979 New York, NY (USA)…

Kirk Douglas

(1916–2020) Issur Danielovitch Demsky Filmography as Actor: Lust for Life 1956 Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor Starring: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier   Born December 9 1916 Amsterdam, NY (USA) Died…

Robert Redford

(1936) Charles Robert Redford, Jr. Filmography as Actor:   Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 1969 Director: George Roy Hill Starring: Paul Newman, Robert Redford     Born August 18 1936 Santa Monica, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Film director Producer Awards Academy…

Tom Hanks

(1956) Thomas Jeffrey Hanks Filmography as Actor: The Bonfire of the Vanities 1990 Director: Brian De Palma Starring: Tom Hanks, Melanie Griffith     Sleepless in Seattle 1993 Director: Nora Ephron Starring: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan   Born July 9 1956 Concord,…

Helen Hayes

(1900–1993) Helen Hayes MacArthur, née Brown Filmography as Actress: Airport 1970 Director: George Seaton Starring: Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin   Born October 10 1900 Washington, DC (USA) Died March 17 1993 Nyack, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Occupation…

James Stewart

(1908–1997) James Maitland Stewart Filmography as Actor:   Rear Window 1954 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Grace Kelly     Vertigo 1958 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Kim Novak     Born May 20 1908 Indiana, PA (USA)…

Marlene Dietrich

(1901–1992) Marie Magdalene Dietrich von Losch Filmography as Actress: Witness for the Prosecution 1957 Director: Billy Wilder Starring: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich   Born December 27 1901 Berlin (Germany) Died May 6 1992 Paris (France) Cause of death Kidney failure…

Gregory Peck

(1916–2003) Eldred Gregory Peck Filmography as Actor:   Roman Holiday 1953 Director: William Wyler Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck     Born April 5 1916 San Diego, CA (USA) Died June 12 2003 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death…

Meryl Streep

(1949) Mary Louise Streep Filmography as Actress: Julia 1977 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave     Manhattan 1979 Director: Woody Allen Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton   Born June 22 1949 Summit, NJ (USA) Boyfriend John Cazale (1935-1978)…

Doris Day

(1924–2019) Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Filmography as Actress: Midnight Lace 1960 Director: David Miller Starring: Doris Day, Rex Harrison     Born April 3 1924 Cincinnati, OH (USA) Died May 13 2019 Carmel Valley Village, CA (USA) Cause of death Pneumonia…