Tag: Scottish Ancestry

Erik Satie

(1866–1925) Éric Alfred Leslie Satie Works: • Trois Gymnopédies (1888) • Six Gnossiennes (1890-97) • Trois morceaux en forme de poire (1911) • Sports et Divertissements (1914) • Parade (1917) • Socrate (1919) Erik Satie in Art: Valadon, Suzanne (1865-1938)…

Robert Browning

(1812–1889) Works: • A Blot in the ‘Scutcheon (English) • An Introduction to the Study of Robert Browning’s Poetry (English) • Browning’s Shorter Poems (English) • Christmas Eve (English) • Dramatic Romances (English) • Life and Letters of Robert Browning…

Hugh Grant

(1960) Hugh John Mungo Grant Filmography as Actor: The Remains of the Day 1993 Director: James Ivory Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson     Notting Hill 1999 Director: Roger Michell Starring: Julia Roberts, Hugh Grant   Born September 9 1960 Hammersmith, London (England) Occupation Actor Producer…

Ben Jonson

(1572–1637) Benjamin Jonson Works: • A Tale of a Tub (English) • Bartholomew Fair (1614) • Cynthia’s Revels (English) • Discoveries Made Upon Men and Matter and Some Poems (English) • Epicoene; Or, The Silent Woman (English) • Every Man…

Alan Young

(1919–2016) Angus Young Filmography as Actor: The Time Machine 1960 Director: George Pal Starring: Rod Taylor, Alan Young   Born November 19 1919 North Shields (England) Died May 19 2016 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Actor Award Emmy Hollywood Walk of Fame

Robert Louis Stevenson

(1850–1894) Robert Lewis Balfour Stevenson Works: • Aarresaari (Finnish) • A Child’s Garden of Verses (English) • A Christmas Sermon (English) • A Footnote to History: Eight Years of Trouble in Samoa (English) • A Lowden Sabbath Morn (English) •…

Lana Turner

(1921–1995) Julia Jean Turner Filmography as Actress: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 1941 Director: Victor Fleming Starring: Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman   Born February 8 1921 Wallace, ID (USA) Died June 29 1995 Century City, Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death…

Mary Steenburgen

(1953) Mary Nell Steenburgen Filmography as Actress: Book Club 2018 Director: Bill Holderman Starring: Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda   Born February 8 1953 Newport, AR (USA) Husband (1980-1990) Malcolm McDowell (1943) Occupation Actress Singer Songwriter Awards Academy Award Golden Globe Screen Actors Guild…

Charles Coburn

(1877–1961) Charles Douville Coburn Filmography as Actor: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953 Director: Howard Hawks Starring: Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe   Born June 19 1877 Macon, GA (USA) Died August 30 1961 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure Occupation Actor Awards…

Val Kilmer

(1959) Valerian Edward Kilmer Filmography as Actor: Alexander 2004 Director: Oliver Stone Starring: Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie   Born December 31 1959 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Occupation Actor