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Anna Elizabeth Klumpke (22 aug 1856 – 9 feb 1942) artist, biographer, memoirist, portrait painter, autobiographical author

Leni Riefenstahl née Helene Bertha Amalie Riefenstahl (22 aug 1902 – 8 sep 2003) dancer, actress, photographer, film editor /director / producer / screenwriter, Nazi propaganda filmmaker, autobiographical author… 55 more words


Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Dorothy Parker, poet, short story writer, critic & satirist (1893-1967)

Cecil Kellaway, actor (1893-1973)
Leni Riefenstahl, director, actress & dancer (1902-2003)
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Classic Hollywood Birthdays

“If I, as so many other colleagues, would have worked for the sake of money, I could have become a millionaire. But money was of no importance to me.

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In Their Words

Triumph of the Will (English Subtitles)

Triumph of the Will, a 1935 film by Leni Riefenstahl, chronicles the 1934 NSDAP Congress in Nuremberg, which was attended by more than 700,000 supporters. The film contains excerpts from speeches given by NSDAP leaders at the Congress, including portions from Adolf Hitler, Rudolf Hess, and Julius Streicher, interspersed with footage of massed SS troops and public reaction. 260 more words