First Previous 4 OF 5 NextLast

Dennis Gabor (né Günszberg) (Dénes Gábor); Marjorie Louise Gabor (née Butler)

4 of 5 portraits of Dennis Gabor (né Günszberg) (Dénes Gábor)

© reserved; collection National Portrait Gallery, London

3 Likes voting
is closed

Thanks for Liking

Please Like other favourites!
If they inspire you please support our work.

Make a donation Close

Dennis Gabor (né Günszberg) (Dénes Gábor); Marjorie Louise Gabor (née Butler)

by B. Cantos
bromide print, late 1970s
9 3/8in. x 7 1/2in. (237 mm x 189 mm)
Given by André Gabor, 1984
Photographs Collection
NPG x22220

Sittersback to top

Artistback to top

  • B. Cantos, Photographer. Artist or producer of 1 portrait.

Events of 1977back to top

Current affairs

In celebration of her 25th year as Queen, Elizabeth II tours the British Isles visiting communities and schools in 36 counties, before touring the commonwealth. Across the country people held street parties to celebrate the occasion; there were 4,000 street parties in London alone.

Art and science

British punk rockers, The Sex Pistols, release the single, God Save The Queen to coincide with the Silvery Jubilee celebrations. The single reached Number 2 in the charts among claims that it was being kept off the top spot for political reasons. The band was arrested for trying to perform the song from a boat on the Thames during the Queen's Royal Progress trip down the river.


Elvis Presley dies of a heart attack aged 42. His body was discovered collapsed on the bathroom floor of his Graceland mansion in Memphis by his fiancée Ginger Alden. Rumours that the star is actually still alive but in hiding continue to perpetuate among diehard fans.

Comments back to top

We are currently unable to accept new comments, but any past comments are available to read below.

If you need information from us, please use our Archive enquiry service . Please note that we cannot provide valuations. You can buy a print or greeting card of most illustrated portraits. Select the portrait of interest to you, then look out for a Buy a Print button. Prices start at around £6 for unframed prints, £16 for framed prints. If you wish to license an image, select the portrait of interest to you, then look out for a Use this image button, or contact our Rights and Images service. We digitise over 8,000 portraits a year and we cannot guarantee being able to digitise images that are not already scheduled.