Sir John Gielgud|
(April 14, 1904 - May 21, 2000) U.K.
Actor, writer, theatre director
Award-winning actor and theatre director, born in London as Arthur John Gielgud. In 1953 had the misfortune of being in a tearoom bust - he was arrested for "importuning" another man. He paid a fine equivalent to twenty dollars, and returned to his role in Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. He got the Oscar for playing the caustic butler, Hobson in Arthur. Since 1974 he lived with his lover Martin Hensler.