On This Day

Ingmar Bergman

Director and Writer Ingmar Bergman

Profession: Director and Writer


Biography: Smiles of a Summer Night, The Seventh Seal

Born: July 14, 1918
Birthplace: Uppsala, Sweden

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: July 30, 2007 (aged 89)

Married Life

  • 1971-11-11 Swedish director and writer Ingmar Bergman (53) weds actress Ingrid von Rosen (41)

Historical Events

  • 1957-02-16 Swedish film classic "The Seventh Seal" directed by Ingmar Bergman, starring Max Von Sydow and Bengt Ekerot is released
  • 1966-10-18 "Persona", Swedish film directed by Ingmar Bergman, starring Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullmann, is released
  • 1976-04-22 Director Ingmar Bergman leaves Sweden due to taxation