Person - Cannon, Robert (1909-1964)

Cannon, Robert (1909-1964)

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Person

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Cannon, Robert (1909-1964)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Ohio (Estados Unidos)  1909-07-16 - 1964-06-09

History:

Rober Cannon was an American animator. He began his career working as animator for Leon Schlesinger Productions and, when he finished his studies, he was one of the members of the animation team of Warner Brothers. He worked in the famous animated series "Looney Tunes" and "Merrie Melodies" by drawing characters like Porky Pig, Bugs Bunny or Elmer Fudd among others. He also animated in Tex Avery and was one of the founders of the United Productions America (UPA), something that gave him more freedom in his work. He was awarded with the International Film Society's Winsor McCay Award for his large professional trayectory. Among his most outstanding movies are: "Gerald McBoing-Boing" (1950), "The Aristo-Cat" (1943) and "Bugs Bunny and the Three Bears" (1944).

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Lugar de Nacimiento:

Ohio (Estados Unidos) in 1909-07-16

Lugar de Defunci¿n:

Los Ángeles (California, Estados Unidos) in 1964-06-09

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Varón

Related Authorities

Warner Bros Entertainment, Inc. (Estados Unidos)  ( He/She works for )

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IMDb

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VIAF

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