Centenary of Cinema – Miniature Sheet Gibraltar -1995

Miniature Sheet Gibraltar -Centenary of Cinema 1995

Gibraltar issued a Miniature sheet with four stamps on 13 Nov 1995 to Commemorate Centenary of Cinema. The actors and movies featured on stamps are

24p – Ingrid Bergman – Poster of Casablanca

24p – Vittorio de Sica – Poster of Ladri di biciclette (Bicycle Thieves)

24p – Marlene Dietrich – Poster of The Blue Angel

24p – Laurence Oliver– Poster of  Rebecca

GIBRALTAR CINEMA MS 2
GIBRALTAR MS 1995- CENTENARY OF CINEMA
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Stamps on Wedding Anniversary John Lennon & Yoko Ono-Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Stamps on Wedding Anniversary -Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon (9 Oct 1940 -08 Dec 1980) was an English writer, songwriter,peace-activist who co-founded the Beatles Band with Sir Paul McCartney, George Harrison & Ringo Starr. He married Yoko Ono in Gibraltar on 20 Mar 1969.

Gibraltar issued a set of two Miniature sheets on 20 Mar 1999 to mark their 30th Wedding Anniversary.

GIBRALTAR JOHN LENNON
GIBRALTAR 1999 – JOHN LENNON

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Stamps on Wedding Anniversary -Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Stamps on Wedding Anniversary -Gibraltar 1999.

John Lennon (9 Oct 1940 -08 Dec 1980) was an English writer, songwriter,peace-activist who co-founded the Beatles Band with Sir Paul McCartney, George Harrison & Ringo Starr. He married Yoko Ono in Gibraltar on 20 Mar 1969.

Gibraltar issued a set of two Miniature sheets on 20 Mar 1999 to mark their 30th Wedding Anniversary.

GIBRALTAR JOHN LENNON MS1
JOHN LENNON & YOKO ONO WEDDING ANNIVERSARY -GIBRALTAR MS -1999
GIBRALTAR JOHN LENNON MS2
JOHN LENNON & YOKO ONO WEDDING ANNIVERSARY -GIBRALTAR MS -1999

 

Swedish Film History – Miniature Sheet Sweden 1981.

Swedish Film History – Miniature Sheet Sweden 1981.

Sweden Issued a Miniature Sheet on 10 Oct 1981 containing five stamps. The Theme of the miniature sheet was Swedish Film History. The Films featured on stamps are

1.50 Kr – Olof Ahs in “Phantom Carriage” from Victor Sjostrom – engraved by Majvor Franzen-Matthews.

1.50 Kr- Ingrid Bergman & Gosta Ekman in “Intermezzo” from Gustaf Molander – engraved by Ame Wallhorn.

1.65 Kr – Greta Garbo in “The Saga of Gosta Berling” from Mauritz- engraved by Czeslaw Slania.

1.65 Kr – Stig Jarrel & Alf Kjelin in “Torment” from Ingmar Bergman -engraved by Czeslaw Slania.

2.40 Kr -Kari Sylvan and Harriet Andersson in “Cries and Whispers ” from Ingmar Bergman -engraved by Czeslaw Slania.

SWEDEN MS CINEMA
SWEDEN MS 1981 – SWEDISH FILM HISTORY

Brazilian Composers on Stamps – Brazil 1993.

Brazilian Composers on Stamps – Brazil 1993.

Brazil issued a set of two stamps on Composers and Writers on 19 Oct 1993.

Marcus Vinicius da Cruz e Mello Moraes ( 19 Oct 1913- 09 Jul 1980). He was nicknamed O Poetinha and was a Brazilian Poet, Lyricist, essayist & Playwright. He also composed bossa nova music. A stamp was issued to mark his 80th Birth Anniversary. The stamp also showed a Girl from Ipanema in the background.

Alfredo da Rosa Viana Jr. ( 23 Apr 1897 – 17 Feb 1973) better known as Pixinguinha was a composer, arranger, flautist and Saxophonist born in Rio . He is considered as one of the greatest Brazilian Composers of popular music known as Choro. His well-known Choro works are “Carinhoso”, “Gloria”, “Lamento” and “Um a Zero”. The stamp features Pixinguinha playing the Saxophone. The stamp was issued on his 20th Death Anniversary.

BRAZIL MUSIC
BRAZIL 1993 -COMPOSERS

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Marilyn Monroe on Stamps – Montserrat 1995

Marilyn Monroe on Stamps – Montserrat 1995

Monserrat issued a sheetlet of  Nine stamps on 13 Jun 1995 to commemorate 100 Years of Cinema. The Stamps featured Hollywood Actress Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962). Two stamps are listed.

MONTSERRAT MARILYN MONROE
MONTSERRAT 1995 – MARILYN MONROE

Shakespeare Festival -Stamps of Great Britain 1964

Shakespeare Festival -Stamps of Great Britain 1964

Great Britain issued a set of Five stamps on Shakespeare Festival on 23 Apr 1964. It also marked the 400th Birth Anniversary of William Shakespeare. The plays featured on stamps are

3d- Puck & Bottom in A Midsummer Night’s Dream

6d – Feste in Twelfth Night.

1’3 sh – Balcony Scene in Romeo & Juliet.

1’6 sh- “Eve of Agincourt” in Henry V

2’6 sh – Hamlet contemplating Yorick’s Skull.

GB FDC SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL
GB FDC 1964 SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL