The Artist Birthday Series

Mary Fuller

Mary Fuller: actress, writer Mary Fuller (October 5, 1888 – December 9, 1973) was an American stage and silent film actress, and screenwriter. Mary Claire Fuller was one of four daughters born in Washington, D.C., to Nora (nee Swing) and attorney, entrepreneur, and real estate developer Miles Fuller. Mary spent her childhood in a forward-thinking upper-middle… Read More Mary Fuller

The Artist Birthday Series

Buster Keaton

Buster Keaton: actor, producer, writer Buster Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966) was an American actor, director, producer, writer, and stunt performer. He was best known for his silent films, in which his trademark was physical comedy with a consistently stoic, deadpan expression, earning him the nickname “The Great Stone Face.” Critic Roger… Read More Buster Keaton

The Artist Birthday Series

Tina Modotti

Tina Modotti: photographer, model, muse, actress, activist, spy Tina Modotti (1896–1942) was an Italian photographer, model, actress, and revolutionary political activist, that despite dying young, led an intensely full and impassioned life. Modotti was born Assunta Adelaide Luigia Modotti Mondini in Udine, Friuli, Italy. Her mother, Assunta, was a seamstress and her father, Giuseppe, was a… Read More Tina Modotti