Wolfgang Reitherman Biography (1910?-1985)



Born c. 1910 (some sources say 1909); died after an automobile crash, May 22,1985, in Burbank, CA. Career: Animator, director, and producer, sometimes using the nickname Woolie Reitherman. Walt Disney Studios, worked as assistant animator, became animator, then director and producer, 1933-66, producer of animated feature films, beginning in 1966. Awards, Honors: Academy Award, 1968, for Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day; Academy Award nomination, best animated short film, 1974, for Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Too..

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
director, producer
Birth Details
1910?
United States
Death Details
May 22, 1985
Burbank, California, United States

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