John paul getty may 1972 at oxfam maytime fair with zsa zsa gabour. Paul getty, the businessman and art collector who used the bulk of his wealth to create the arts institution that bears his name. The death on february 5 of john paul getty iii at wormsley, his estate in the english county of buckinghamshire, where he had long been watched. The seeds for the getty ranch in malibu and for sutton place, his estate. He founded the getty oil company, and in 1957 fortune magazine named him the richest living american, while the 1966 guinness book of records named him as the worlds richest private citizen, worth an.
In 2017, getty became chairman of the british school at rome. Paul getty was kidnapped at the age of 16 in 1973 while away in rome. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Tycoon heir recalls being kidnapped and having ear cut off by mafia in harrowing account john paul getty iiis harrowing firsthand account of.
Paul little paul getty iii, the grandson of getty oil founder j. Last film clip showing paul walking in his garden by the pond with his dogs, at sutton place. Paul getty at sutton place, his tudor manor house in surrey, 1967. Paul getty listens to a piano recital in sutton place, his tudor manor house in surrey, circa 1960. For the 2017 film all the money in the world, about the kidnapping of getty s grandson john paul getty iii, scenes set at sutton place were filmed at hatfield house. These include neverbeforeseen film and photographs that were discovered through our research. Find highquality sutton place estate stock photos and editorial news pictures from getty images. Get premium, high resolution news photos at getty images. He particularly disdained his third boy, john paul getty jr. Paul getty jogging with nero his full grown lion in 1975. American industrialist j paul getty at sutton place his tudor manor house in surrey 1967. Paul getty 1950, you can see getty exploring an 18thcentury mechanical table with his son timmy as this is mr. Paul getty in the first place, but was shut down by. Paul getty was known for his tightfisted approach, reportedly installing a pay telephone in one of his homes so that family and friends would not be able to place long distance calls at his.
All the money in the world new tv spot features first look at christopher plummers j. Americanborn british industrialist j paul getty attends the 70mm film presentation of. Paul getty in the dining room of sutton place getty images old john had five wives and as many sons. It stars michelle williams, christopher plummer, mark. He would legally alter his name with the italian authorities to john paul in 1958. John paul getty iii, grandson of billionnaire j paul getty, and friend michael. He foundit the getty oil company, and in 1957 fortune. Considered the worlds richest man in the 1950s and 60s, getty made his fortune in the oil business. It is of great importance to art history in showing some of the earliest traces of italianate renaissance design elements in english architecture. Release dates 1 also known as aka 0 release dates west germany 5 november 1972 filmtage hof also known as aka it looks like we dont have any akas for this title yet. Jean paul getty december 15, 1892 june 6, 1976 was an american industrialist.
Paul getty in an all the money in the world screening, to which ridley scott responded. For instance, in a clip from the film at home with mr. The titan of industryportrayed in a new film left a lasting legacy in arts and business. Released on christmas day, all the money in the world, a new and fascinating movie biography by sony and tristar pictures, paints a detailed portrait of the life of. Film clips showing paul getty with lady ursula dabo and rosabella burch holding lion cubs in 1972. In 1959, he purchased the sutton place, which was spread over 1500 acres and encompassed 72 rooms. All the money in the world is a 2017 crime thriller film directed by ridley scott and written by david scarpa, based on john pearsons 1995 book painfully rich. Sutton place, 3 miles northeast of guildford in surrey, is a grade i listed tudor manor house. The most famous incident detailing gettys eccentricities and penny pinching was his refusal to pay the ransom for his kidnapped grandson j. The adoration of the shepherds getty museum getty center. All the money in the world new tv spot features first.
In 2008, getty became chairman of the trustees of the national gallery in london, a post he held until 2016. John paul getty iii was born on november 5, 1956 in minneapolis, minnesota, usa as. Paul getty museum was established through the creation of a trust in 1953. December 15, 1892 juin 6, 1976 was an americainbreetish industrialist. Paul getty, the billionaire brains behind getty oil and erstwhile richest man in america, created one of the worlds greatest private fortunes. John paul getty iii fathered a son after his kidnapping.
If you were alive in the 1970s, chances are you remember the kidnapping of john paul getty iii. The glamorous life, gilded family, and tragic times of j. Download premium images you cant get anywhere else. In the new hollywood film, all the money in the world, john paul getty iii known as paul getty is kidnapped by a ring of italian criminals. The cause of death was reported to be heart failure. Performances and films talks and tours highlights of past programs. According to cinemablend, film critic jeff wells first noticed a single shot of kevin spaceys j. The kidnappers eventually cut off the boys right ear. Sutton place was sold in 1980, after getty s death in 1976, by his getty oil corporation, for. Tycoon heir recalls being kidnapped and having ear cut off. Jean paul getty was born on december 15, 1892 in minneapolis, minnesota, usa. Always a fan of the arts, getty left virtually his entire estate to the j. Paul getty iii, whose kidnapping made headlines in 1973. He was an actor, known for the state of things 1982, the territory 1981 and j.
Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comic con sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. Paul getty, a symbol of oil, wealth and power, died early today at his country mansion near london. Paul getty, american, 1892 1976 sutton place, surrey, england, upon his. John paul getty iii was born on november 5, 1956 in minneapolis, minnesota, usa as jean paul getty. Paul getty, in full jean paul getty, born december 15, 1892, minneapolis, minnesota, u. He was the third of five sons of the legendary oil billionaire j paul getty, and derived most of his fortune from family trusts set up by his grandmother. Sutton place, 3 miles northeast of guildford in surrey, is a grade i listed tudor manor house built c. John paul getty 18921976 american industrialist at his house in rome about 1970. This biography offers detailed information about his childhood, life, career and timeline.984 834 153 127 322 663 392 1418 832 1169 1643 1095 922 1069 665 1404 1103 44 348 836 1422 852 1030 747 826 206 97 548 307 301 286 1389 957 16 914 682