Plummer, Christopher, 1929-2021

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Christopher Plummer, actor; born in Toronto, Ontario. Known for his performance as Captain Georg von Trapp in the musical film The Sound of Music (1965) alongside Julie Andrews. Plummer received various awards for his work, including an Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, two Tony Awards, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and a British Academy Film Award.
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referencedIn Photographs of motion pictures and television programs, 1915-1999. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear / by William Shakespeare, 2003. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Liivak, Harry. Caricature of the play, J.B., 1959. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Lawrence, Jerome, 1915-2004. Inherit the wind / [by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee], 2007. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Stratford Festival Collection. "A Word or two, before you go" : an evening with Christopher Plummer / written and arranged by Christopher Plummer, 1993 - house program. University of Guelph. McLaughlin Library
referencedIn Robert Whitehead Papers, 1947-2002, (bulk 1950-1996) Library of Congress. Music Division
referencedIn John Eldon Thayer collection of motion picture memorabilia, 1916-1979. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Gore Vidal papers, 1850-2020 (inclusive), 1936-2008 (bulk) Houghton Library
referencedIn Frederick R. Koch collection of photographs of stage and screen actors and entertainers, ca. 1920-1979. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Herman Buchman papers, 1939-1990 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Souvenir programs of motion pictures, 1915-1978. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Stratford Festival Collection. Barrymore / by William Luce ; directed by Gene Saks, 1996 - House Program. University of Guelph. McLaughlin Library
creatorOf Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Westinghouse summer theatre-- #10, The gathering night / based on a novel by Rudyard Kipling. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn Souvenir programs for theatrical productions, 1906-2005. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn DuPont Hospitality (a unit of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company). Records of the DuPont Theatre, 1919-2001 (bulk, 1975-1995). Hagley Museum & Library
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associatedWith Buchman, Herman person
associatedWith DuPont Hospitality (a unit of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company) corporateBody
correspondedWith Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson), collector. person
associatedWith Lawrence, Jerome, 1915-2004. person
associatedWith Liivak, Harry. person
associatedWith Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. person
associatedWith Stratford Festival Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Stratford Festival Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Thayer, John Eldon, 1899-1980 person
associatedWith Vidal, Gore, 1925- person
correspondedWith Whitehead, Robert, 1916-2002 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Weston CT US
Toronto 08 CA
Subject
Motion pictures
Acting
Occupation
Motion picture producers and directors
Actors
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Birth 1929-12-13

Death 2021-02-05

Canadians

English

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