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September 21, 1912
Charles Martin "Chuck" Jones was an American animator,
cartoon artist, screenwriter, producer, and director of animated films,
most memorably of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies shorts
for the Warner Bros. Cartoons studio.
He directed many of the classic short animated cartoons starring Bugs
Bunny, Daffy Duck, the Road Runner & Wile E. Coyote, Pepé Le Pew
and the other Warners characters, including Duck Amuck, One
Froggy Evening and What's Opera, Doc? (all three of which
were later inducted into the National Film Registry) and Jones' famous
"Hunting Trilogy" of Rabbit Fire, Rabbit Seasoning,
and Duck! Rabbit! Duck! (1951–1953).
Died: February 22, 2002 (age 89)
Jones, the last surviving animation director from the "Termite
Terrace" days of the WB cartoons, died of heart failure.
Where is Chuck Jones buried?
- El Toro Memorial Park, Lake Forest, Texas
- Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, North Hollywood, Texas
- Cremated, ashes scattered at sea