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us: Clark, Bob, 1939-2007


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  • Variants

    • us: Clark, Benjamin, 1941-2007
    • us: Clark, Robert, 1941-2007
    • us: Clark, Benjamin, 1939-2007
    • us: Clark, Robert, 1939-2007
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1939-08-05
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2007-04-04
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1941-08-05
    • Birth Place

        (naf) New Orleans (La.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Pacific Palisades (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Motion picture producers and directors
          (lcsh) Television producers and directors
            (lcsh) Actors
        • Earlier Established Forms

            Clark, Bob, 1941-2007
        • Sources

          • found: OCLC 16906698: Black Christmas, [1986] (hdg.: Clark, Bob, 1941- ; usage: Bob Clark)
          • found: A Christmas story [VR] 1999, c1983: credits (screenplay, producer, director, Bob Clark)
          • found: OCLC database, 8/4/95 (hdg.: Clark, Bob, 1941- ; Clark, Bob; usage: Bob Clark)
          • found: Int. MP almanac, 1995 (Clark, Bob; b. 8/5/41; director)
          • found: Contemp. theatre film tele., 1995 (Clark, Bob; director, producer, screenwriter)
          • found: Internet movie database, Apr. 9, 2002: (Bob Clark; b. Benjamin Clark, Aug. 5, 1941, New Orleans, La.; sometimes credited as Benjamin Clark, Robert Clark; writer, producer, director, 1960s-2000s)
          • found: New York times WWW site, Apr. 5, 2007 (Bob Clark; d. yesterday [Apr. 4, 2007], Pacific Palisades, Calif., aged 67; film director best known for the holiday classic A Christmas story)
          • found: Findagrave website, viewed March 15, 2017 (Bob Clark, original name: Robert Clark; Birth: Aug. 5, 1939; New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA. Death: Apr. 4, 2007 Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles County, California, USA. Motion Picture Director. He is best remembered for directing the modern-day classic holiday film "A Christmas Story" (1983), his other films include "Black Christmas" (1974), and "Porky's" (1982))
          • found: IMDb website, viewed March 15, 2017 (Bob Clark (III) (1939-2007); Bob Clark was born on August 5, 1939 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Benjamin Clark. He was a director and writer, known for A Christmas Story (1983), Porky's (1981) and Baby Geniuses (1999). He died on April 4, 2007 in Pacific Palisades, California, USA; Alternate names: Benjamin Clark, Robert B. Clark, Robert Clark)
          • found: Wikipedia, viewed April 21, 2017 (Bob Clark; Benjamin "Bob" Clark (August 5, 1939 - April 4, 2007) was an American-Canadian actor, director, screenwriter and producer best known for directing and writing the script with Jean Shepherd to the 1983 Christmas film A Christmas Story. Although he worked primarily in the United States, from 1973 to 1983 he worked in Canada and was responsible for some of the most successful films in Canadian film history such as Black Christmas (1974), Murder by Decree (1979), Tribute (1980), and Porky's (1982))
          • found: OCLC, March 15, 2017 (headings: Clark, Bob, 1941-2007; Clark, Bob; Clark, Bob, 1939-2007; Clark, Bob (Bob), 1941-2007; Clark, Bob (1941); Clark, Bob (1941-2007))
        • Change Notes

          • 1995-08-04: new
          • 2017-04-22: revised
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