Tag: University of Oxford

Thomas Middleton

(1580–1627) Works: • The Revenger’s Tragedy (1606) Baptized April 18 1580 London (England) Died July 4 1627 Newington Butts, London (England) Occupation Playwright Poet Writer

Thomas More

(1478–1535) Sir Thomas More Saint Thomas More Works: • Dialogue of Comfort Against Tribulation (English) • Utopia (English) • Utopia (German) Sir Thomas More in Film: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born February…

Nigel Davenport

(1928–2013) Arthur Nigel Davenport Filmography as Actor: A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller   Born May 23 1928 Great Shelford (England) Died October 25 2013 Gloucester (England) Occupation Actor

Dudley Moore

(1935–2002) Dudley Stuart John Moore, CBE Filmography as Actor: Foul Play 1978 Director: Colin Higgins Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase   Born April 19 1935 London (England) Died March 27 2002 Plainfield, NJ (USA) Cause of death Pneumonia Occupation Actor Composer Occupation Musician Pianist…

Tony Richardson

(1928–1991) Cecil Antonio “Tony” Richardson Filmography as Director: Tom Jones 1963 Director: Tony Richardson Starring: Albert Finney, Susannah York   Born June 5 1928 Shipley (England) Died November 14 1991 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death AIDS Wife (1962-1967) Vanessa Redgrave (1937)…

Brian Gilbert

(1960) Filmography as Director: Wilde 1997 Director: Brian Gilbert Starring: Stephen Fry, Jude Law   Born 1960 England Occupation Film director

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington

(1769–1852) Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, FRS Prime Minister of Great Britain The Duke of Wellington in Film: Waterloo 1970 Director: Sergei Bondarchuk Starring: Rod Steiger, Christopher Plummer   Born May 1 1769 Dublin (Ireland) Died September 14 1852 Walmer Castle, Kent (England)

Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology (Oxford)

Opened: 1683 Location: Beaumont Street, Oxford Website: https://www.ashmolean.org/ Collection: • Bronzino (1503-1572): Giovanni de’ Medici (1550-51) • Manet, Édouard (1832-1883): Portrait de Mademoiselle Claus (1868) • Millais, John Everett (1829-1896): The Return of the Dove to the Ark (1851) • Uccello, Paolo (1397-1475): Annunciazione (early…

Oxford (England)

Museums: • Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology: Beaumont Street, Oxford Births: • John, King of England (1166-1216) • Lester, Mark (1958) • Morris, Jane (1839-1914) • Richard I, King of England (1157-1199) Deaths: • Hordern, Michael (1911-1995) • Longdon, Terence (1922-2011) See also: • Cities | England | UK

Percy Bysshe Shelley

(1792–1822) Works: • A Defence of Poetry and Other Essays (English) • A Vindication of Natural Diet (English) • Adonais (English) • History of a Six Weeks’ Tour (English) • O May I Join the Choir Invisible! and Other Favorite…