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Geoffrey Rush

Geoffrey Rush actor Born: 1951 Birthplace: Toowoomba, Australia   Academy Award-winning film and stage actor who was one of Australia's leading theater actors before establishing him…

House on Haunted Hill

Director:William MaloneWriter:Dick BeebeWarner Bros.; R; 96 minutesRelease:10/99Cast:Geoffrey Rush, Famke Janssen, Taye Diggs House on Haunted Hill is like the Houses of Horror found at most a…

Geoffrey Rush

Geoffrey Rush was a star of the Australian stage for two decades before his Oscar-winning performance in Shine (1996) made him an international movie star. Since then the classically trained actor ha…

Geoffrey Beene

Geoffrey Beene was one of New York's most famous fashion designers, recognized for his artistic and technical skills and for creating simple, comfortable and dressy women's wear. A native of Louisian…

Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer wrote The Canterbury Tales, the poetic collection of stories widely regarded as the beginning of English literature. The stories, by turns bawdy, comical and pious, are told by a gro…

Geoffrey Crayon

The hypothetical author of the Sketch Book. Washington Irving, of New York (1783-1859). Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894GeologyGentleman of Paper and Wax A B…

Hills

Prayers were offered on the tops of high hills, and temples built on “high places,” from the notion that the gods, could better hear prayers on such places, as they were nearer …

Hill

(Sir John), M. D., botanist (1716-1775). He wrote some farces, which called forth from Garrick the following couplet: For physic and farces his equal there scarce is. His farces are physic,…

Geoffrey Beene 2004 Deaths

Geoffrey BeeneAge: 77 couturier whose innovative, modern designs emphasized the curves of women's bodies and often featured spiral seams. He also designed men's clothing. Died: Manhattan, Sept…

T. Geoffrey Bibby 2001 Deaths

T. Geoffrey BibbyAge: 83 British archaeologist who, with Peter Vilhelm Glob, unearthed the 4,000-year-old kingdom of Dilmun in Bahrain. In Sumeria mythology, Dilmun was a secret island of ever…