George Stevens with his Oscar for directing Giant
George Cooper Stevens
December 18, 1904
Oakland, California, U.S.
|Died||March 8, 1975 (aged 70)|
Lancaster, California, U.S.
|Cause of death||Heart attack|
|Resting place||Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)|
|Occupation||director, cinematographer, actor, writer, producer|
|Spouse(s)||Yvonne Howell (1930–1947)|
Joan McTavish (1968–1975)
|Children||George Stevens, Jr.|
|Awards||Academy Award for Best Director
Legion of Merit
George Cooper Stevens (December 18, 1904 – March 8, 1975) was an American movie director, producer, screenwriter and cinematographer. His best known works are A Place in the Sun (1951), Shane (1953), Giant (1956), and The Diary of Anne Frank (1959).
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- Obituary Variety, March 12, 1975, page 79.
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