Touching love stories of celebrities of the twentieth century
Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg, John Lennon and Yoko Ono ... Idols of his time, whose love story unfolds in front of millions. We remember the most beautiful love stories of the last century.
Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall
Humphrey was married as many as four times! In the fourth and last of America's greatest actor married Lauren Bacall. All the wives were actresses Maitre Broadway. With the future love of his life Humphrey met in 1943 on samples of the director Howard Hawks.
Both claimed to be starring in the film "To Have and Have Not" based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway, Lauren's only at that time was a little-known model on the cover of Harper's Bazaar, and Bogart - world stars with a difficult temperament and a ring on his finger. Humphrey began to care for the young Lauren very carefully, because at that time he was still married to painfully jealous Mayo Meto. Loving couple met on a yacht Bogart, together rehearsing the role of the cafe and on-site. Between them establish a strong emotional connection: Lauren attracted elderly Bogart sincerity and steadiness.
Finally, completing the previous relationship, she married Bacall Humphrey, who had affectionately called Baby. It happened May 21, 1945, but the marriage did not become an obstacle career both actors starred in several films together. In 1949 they had a son, named in honor of Stephen the hero of the first film works. In 1952, the star couple became parents for the second time: was born the daughter of Leslie. It was the greatest couple in the history of cinema: they are not competing, not scandals, but simply loved each other in the eyes of the world.
In 1957, Humphrey died of esophageal cancer, and at his funeral, Lauren lowered into a coffin of gold whistle with a reminder of the famous line from their first scene: "You know how to whistle, do not you, Steve? .." It was after the death of Humphrey Bogart appeared Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Catherine Deneuve and Marcello Mastroianni
Catherine Deneuve and Marcello Mastroianni first met in 1970 while filming Nadine Trintignant "This only happens to others." It was not love at first sight, the couple's relationship developed gradually, what pushed them outward circumstances. Both at the time going through difficult break Marcello just broke up with actress Faye Dunaway, Catherine completed a novel with director Francois Truffaut.
Franco-Italian story began at a time when the director of the film Nadine Trintignant left the star couple in empty apartment alone with each other for the sake of a deep immersion in the images of heroes. Couple existed in real life, on the same conditions as in the cinema: both were isolated from the outside world, completely engrossed in a mutual feeling. After seven days of imprisonment in the name of art cast out into the world completely different people who have managed to fall in love with each other not only on screen but in real life.
Mastroianni soon divorced his wife, but Catherine had rejected his marriage proposal, preferring to maintain independence. Both actors were numerous fans and admirers, but they were passionate about each other, despite the constant attention from the outside. Although the couple had a daughter, Chiara, it does not settle down freedom-loving Catherine Deneuve.
Belle went from Marcello Mastroianni as left by its other no less great men: and suddenly in the middle of the novel. As it is now said old diva, it thereby saves himself from the pain of parting. Love story of this couple still stirs the hearts of millions.
Alain Delon and Romy Schneider
One of the most popular sex symbols of the last century was famous for his love affair with the first beauty. Affair with Romi, actress Franco-German origin, frayed nerves and both went down in history as one of the most exhilarating and painful.
It all started with the filming of the movie "Christine": not yet known to anybody Delon met Romy Schneider twenty years at the ramp, who arrived in Paris. At the young beauty at that time it was already retinue of suitors and is well known for his roles in the first film, and therefore the relationship pair were initially far from smooth: obstinate and cocky Alain Delon tried to conquer the cold and jaded early success Romy. The girl had to break off relations with his family and yourself to move to Paris. There she began to share a modest room in the hotel on the banks of the Seine, along with rising star of cinema young Delon.
The actors got engaged in March 1959, but their life was troubled: wayward Delon envied the success of his lady, rolled her scandals, Romy, in turn, hot jealous of his co-star. Their affair broke after infidelity with actress Nathalie Delon Barthelemy.
Romy Schneider is married playwright Harry Mayen. Both marriages on the side did not last long: after the filming of "The Pool" feelings between Delon and Schneider broke out again. Alain and his wife divorced, lost in a series of novels burdensome, Romy experienced suicide of her husband, the death of beloved son is addicted to alcohol, but still loved Alain Delon. Both supported the scandalous relationship throughout their lives, unable to break away from each other forever. Diva passed away in '43, exhausted depression and suffered from the effects of alcohol and antidepressants. A medical examination confirmed the version of suicide, however, the press wrote about death due to heart failure. Inconsolable Allen made three post-mortem photograph of the former beloved, which does not leave to this day.
Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg
"Beauty and the Beast" - the so-called Union of contemporaries. Birkin was only 19 years old when she came to Paris, not to mention French. From early marriage Jane already had a little daughter, Kate, and she had to support herself and the child, so she quickly agreed to a role in the film "Slogan". Partner in the film was already known at the time the composer Serge Gainsbourg - a man with a difficult character and manners of typical stars.
At first, the young Jane suffered from incompatibility with Gainsbourg. She even wrote a letter to his brother about how unbearable this haughty Frenchman. However, on the first night out of the work environment of steam danced for several hours without further continuation of the hotel, which was familiar to Lovelace Gainsbourg. From that day on a beautiful Jane and the charismatic Frenchman became inseparable.
Their affair was accompanied by endless shocking and outrageous antics: Serge once, suspecting treason favorite, began to rummage in her purse, for which he received a cake with custard in the face. After a well-aimed throw Jane pulled away, ran headlong down the boulevard Saint-Germain and on the move jumped into the Seine. Getting out of the water in the wet to the skin dress by Yves Saint Laurent, the actress took her lover's hand, and both went home quietly. Such stories counts couple Birkin - Gainsbourg was a lot, because both possessed indomitable temper and excessive ardor. Soon the couple had a daughter, Charlotte, who became the greatest actress of our time. But after 12 years of relations Jane had left Serge, tired of his constant drunkenness and clarify the relationship.
Surprisingly, both retained a close friendship and artistic understanding, even once married Jane Birkin. Serge was not in 1991, but before the end of his life, he never lost touch with ex-girlfriend, the rest for him all the greatest love. Their joint musical hit "Je t'aime ... Moi Non Plus", written in 1969, still remains one of the most sensual love songs.
John Lennon and Yoko Ono
The legendary musician's most popular band of the last century and the artist-avangardistki lived together for 14 years. At the time of their fatal love John Lennon was only 26 years old, and Yoko Ono - 33. The musician's first visit to her London show, but not incomprehensible art caused him neither understanding nor delight. John was a man of the family: his wife, Cynthia, and their little son every day waiting for him at home. But the musician's family did not become an obstacle to the development of his affair with an artist.
Having met Lennon, Yoko Ono immediately began to send him a strange message on that star wife closed her eyes, because fans in the popular John was set madcap antics were not uncommon. But Yoko was not going to back down, and John quickly gave up.
Marriage to Cynthia was terminated, and John Lennon and Yoko Ono were married, completely absorbed in each other. Honeymoon newlyweds held in a horizontal position: lovers hardly left room in Amsterdam "Hilton", clearly demonstrating the famous motto of John "Make love, not war." From the paparazzi did not hang up: the public was outraged stormy romance two creative luminaries, but the wife did not notice, it seemed, nothing around. Their love was the beginning of the end for The Beatles: guys in the band hated Yoko, believing that intentionally destroys what has been created by Lennon before her. In 1973, John changed Ono, but was pardoned, and it is once again convinced him ideal darling. Soon the couple had a son, Sean, but the family split up in 1980 after the death of John, who was shot crazed fan. Many blame his death, Yoko, irrevocably cast a spell on him more than it could make music. All hit the artist reacts to his invincible style: "We just love each other. Everything else - pop history. "
Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love
Kurt and Courtney met in 1990, when Nirvana has already managed to win the love of thousands of listeners around the world. Courtney while also began studying music and singing, put together their own group. In addition, she wanted to meet a young musician in spite of his overwhelming popularity and the many crowds of fans.
They met at the club for a couple of minutes before Nirvana performances. According to eyewitnesses, Courtney, wanting to be remembered obstinate soloist, threw Kolka frazochku than provoked a brawl. After that meeting, both odious crossed again a year later at a concert in Los Angeles. Due to a succession of endless touring surly star and little girl with a rebellious spirit was not easy to see in private, but the spark ran literally at a glance.
Their story has become the most notorious novel of the twentieth century. Unfortunately, the talented Kurt and his eccentric fiancee fell into dependence not only from each other but also from the drug, which became the leitmotif of their life together. Scandals and stormy reconciliation succeeded each other, the couple lived, as if on a powder keg own feelings.
In 1992 the couple had a daughter, Frances, and Kurt showed himself to be extremely caring father. However, depression is associated with long-term drug use, hasten the death of a talented musician. In 1994, the body of Kurt Cobain found an electrician. Blond idol of millions killed himself with a hunting rifle, but Courtney fell suspicion of first-degree murder of her husband. Shortly before his death, Kurt pair often quarreled over money and an endless succession of attempts to get off the needle. What really happened, nobody knows. "Now I feel happier than ever before. Finally, I found a man completely like me. It does not matter who it is - a man, a woman, a hermaphrodite or a donkey. The main thing is that we are right for each other "- as if the life of Kurt Cobain spoke about his most beloved - about Courtney Love.