Ingrid Bergman ( 29 Aug 1915- 29 Aug 1982) was a Swedish actress who has acted in a number of European and Hollywood films. She won three Academy Awards, two Primetime Emmy awards, Four Golden Globe awards and a Tony award. She is best known for her role in Casablanca. She won Oscars for the following Films
1944 -Gaslight -Best Actress
1956 -Anastasia -Best Actress
1976 – Agatha Christie’s Murder on Orient Express – Best Supporting actress.
The USA issued a Forever stamp on 20 Aug 2015 on Ingrid Bergman. It was a Joint issue with Sweden. This issue commemorates 100th Birth Anniversary of Ingrid Bergman.
Dances of Thailand and the Philippines on Stamps – 2009
Thailand issued a set of two stamps on Dances of Thailand and The Philippines to mark 60th Anniversary of Diplomatic relations between two countries. The Joint Issue stamps were released on 14 Jun 2009.
India -Serbia Joint Issue – Great Thinkers -Sep 2018.
India and Yugoslavia are founding members of Non-Alignment Movement and India and Serbia (erstwhile part of Yugoslavia) have Diplomatic relations since 70 Years. India and Serbia issued a set of two stamps and a Miniature sheet, to commemorate 70 Years of Diplomatic relations, on 15 Sep 2018. The stamps feature great thinkers of two Countries.
Nikola Tesla features on Rs 5 Indian Stamp and Swami Vivekananda features on Rs 25 Indian Stamp. A miniature sheet of India is listed.
India -Armenia Joint Issue – Folk Dances – Aug 2018
India and Armenia issued a set of Two stamps and a Miniature sheet on Folk Dances on 29 Aug 2018. This was a Joint Issue between the Two Countries. India and Armenia established Diplomatic relations in Dec 1991 but cultural and traditional ties date back to 326 BC.
The stamps feature “Hov Arek ” dance of Armenia on Rs 5 stamp and Manipuri Dance on Rs 25 stamp. A miniature sheet from India is listed.
Joint Issue Canada -USA – St Lawrence Seaway 1984.
0n 26 June 1959, the St Lawrence Seaway was officially opened . Present at the dedication ceremonies held at St-Lambert, Quebec was Queen Elisabeth II, Prince Phillip, President Dwight D Eisenhower and Prime Minister John G Diefenbaker.
St Lawrence is a joint Canada-USA project composed of locks, canals, Channels and hydroelectric power dams. it permits ocean-going vessels to travel from the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes ofNorth America as far inland as the Western end of Lake Superior. The seaway is named after St Lawrence River which flows from Lake Ontario to the Atlantic Ocean.
Canada and USA issued a stamp each on 26 Jun 1984 to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of St Lawrence Seaway. A First Day cover with the Canadian Stamp of 32 cents cancelled at Cornwall and a 20c USA stamp cancelled at New York is listed. The FDC also features photographs of 1959 Inaugural Function
Lake Peipsi is the largest transboundary Lake in Europe, forms boundary between Russia and Estonia. Estonia issued a set of stamps as a Joint issue with Russia. A sheet contains 12 pairs with a label in between. The stamps feature Fishes from Lake Peipsi. The fishes are European Smelt, Vendace, Zander and Whitefish. The stamps were issued on 25 Oct 2000. A Pair with is listed.