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Sturges, John, 1910-1992

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Personal name headingSturges, John, 1910-1992
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Biography/History noteJohn Sturges (1910-1992) was an American film director, producer, and editor.
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1910-01-03
Death date1992-08-18
Place of birthOak Park (Ill.)
Place of deathSan Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Profession or occupationMotion picture director
Motion picture producer
Motion picture producers and directors Motion picture editors
Found inNUCMC data from Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (Beverly Hills, Calif.) for His Papers, 1946-1976 (Sturges, John (1911-1992); motion picture producer and director)
Escape artist, c2008: p. 12 (b. 3 Jan. 1910)
Email from G. Lovell, author of Escape artist, 12 Mar. 2009 (documents obtained from Sturges' family, incl. U.S. Army enlistment records, Directors Guild pension and health plan, and death certificate cite date of birth as 3 Jan. 1910)
Internet movie database, via WWW, Dec. 27, 2012 (John Sturges; John Elliott Sturges; b. Jan. 3, 1910 in Oak Park, Ill.; d. Aug. 18, 1992 in San Luis Obispo, Calif.; director, producer, editor; spouse: Dorothy Lynn Brooks (1945 -?, divorced))
Associated languageeng