Director, Robert Stevenson, was born Robert Edward Stevenson on Mar 31, 1905 in Buxton, England. Stevenson died at the age of 81 on Apr 30, 1986 in Santa Barbara, CA and was laid to rest in Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale) Cemetery in Glendale, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Stevenson was nominated for one Oscar, he never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1964||Best Director||Mary Poppins (1964)||N/A||Nominated|
On 2002, Stevenson received the Disney Legends Award for living up to the Disney principals of imagination, skill, discipline, craftsmanship and magic.
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