Stamps on Ian Fleming’s James Bond Movies – Great Britain 2008
Great Britain issued Stamps on Ian Fleming’s(1908-1964) Birth Centenary on 06 Jan 2008. Fleming wrote the James Bond series of Spy novels which were also made into James Bond movies. The stamps featured scenes/posters from James Bond movies.
1st Class (sold for 34p NVI) – Casino Royale(1953)
1st Class (sold for 34p NVI)- Dr No (1958)
54p- Goldfinger (1959) 54p- Diamonds are Forever (1956)
78p – For Your Eyes Only (1960) 78p – From Russia with Love (1957)
Grenada issued a souvenir sheet to commemorate 21st Birthday of Princess Diana on 01 Jul 1982. It also traces Lines of Descent of Diana which includes Humphrey Bogart. The Casablanca star Humphrey Bogart was Diana’s seventh Cousin. The First Day cover also features Kensington Palace.
Journey through 20th Century – Souvenir Sheet Belgium 1999.
Belgium issued a souvenir sheet containing 20 stamps of 17 Fr or 0.42 euro each on important people and events in the journey through 20th Century. The sheet was issued on 04 Dec 1999. The stamps feature
Pope John XXIII King Baudouin Willy Brandt John F Kennedy
Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) Martin Luther King (1929-1968) Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924) Che Guevara Golda Meir Nelson Mandela
Olympics Football Eddy Merckx Chanson
Beatles Charlie Chaplin Tourism -Beaches Musical Instruments, Music, Scouting
La Poste issued a Miniature sheet with 10 stamps to commemorate 50th Anniversary of French Film Institute. The stamps were issued on 20 Sep 1986. Each stamp was of 2.20 Franc denomination. The stamps feature scenes from movies and actors.