Director, Cedric Gibbons, was born Austin Cedric Gibbons on Mar 23, 1893 in Dublin, Ireland. Gibbons died at the age of 67 on Jul 26, 1960 in Hollywood, CA .
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Cedric Gibbons was nominated for three Academy Awards, winning one for Best Art Direction for The Bridge of San Luis Rey in 1928/29.
|1928/29||Best Art Direction||The Bridge of San Luis Rey (1944)||N/A||Won|
|1932/33||Best Art Direction||When Ladies Meet (1933)||N/A||Nominated|
|1938||Best Art Direction||Marie Antoinette (1938)||N/A||Nominated|
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