Tag: prisoner of war

Maximilian I of Mexico

(1832–1867) Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph Maria von Habsburg-Lothringen Emperor of Mexico (1864–1867) Photograph of the execution of Maximilian (right) Miramón (center) and Mejía (left). Photograph of the Mexican firing squad that executed Emperor Maximilian I, commanded by Colonel Palacios (right). Maximilian…

André Malraux

(1901–1976)   See also: • Musée d’art moderne André Malraux (Le Havre) • Place André-Malraux (Paris) Born November 3 1901 Paris (France) Died November 23 1976 Créteil (France) Occupation Novelist Writer Awards Croix de guerre 1939-1945 Prix Goncourt

Charles Durning

(1923–2012) Charles Edward Durning Filmography as Actor: Tootsie 1982 Director: Sydney Pollack Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange   Born February 28 1923 Highland Falls, NY (USA) Died December 24 2012 Manhattan, New York, NY (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Golden Globe Hollywood Walk of…

Denholm Elliott

(1922–1992) Denholm Mitchell Elliott, CBE Filmography as Actor: Robin and Marian 1976 Director: Richard Lester Starring: Sean Connery, Audrey Hepburn     A Room with a View 1985 Director: James Ivory Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Julian Sands   Born May 31 1922 London (England) Died October 6…

Roy Dotrice

(1923–2017) Roy Dotrice, OBE Filmography as Actor: Amadeus 1984 Director: Miloš Forman Cast: Tom Hulce, F. Murray Abraham   Born May 26 1923 Guernsey (UK) Died October 16 2017 London (England) Occupation Actor Awards BAFTA Drama Desk Award Tony Title Officer of the Order…

Donald Pleasence

(1919–1995) Donald Henry Pleasence, OBE Filmography as Actor: You Only Live Twice 1967 Director: Lewis Gilbert Starring: Sean Connery, Akiko Wakabayashi     The Madwoman of Chaillot 1969 Director: Bryan Forbes Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer     The Count of Monte-Cristo 1975 Director: David Greene…