Ub Iwerks Rank
About Ub Iwerks
Ub Iwerks was an American animator, cartoonist, inventor, character designer and special effects technician. Ubbe Ert Iwwerks, recognized posthumously as a Disney Legend, he is best remembered for his contributions to the animation studio’s early success. He is a co-creator of the Mickey Mouse character and is also credited with the creation of the Flip the Frog and Oswald the Lucky Rabbit characters. During his time at Walt Disney Animation Studios, he also worked on animations for productions such as “Silly Symphonies” and “Song of the South”.
His German immigrant father abandoned him in his teens and he grew up into adulthood not wanting anything to do with him. He married Mildred Sarah Henderson in 1927 and they had two sons together, including Donald Iwerks, who later became a Disney executive and Legend.
He is a Visual Effects Society Award Hall of Famer and a Windsor McCay Award winner.
He died on July 7, 1971 from a heart attack.
Ub Iwerks Rank
F.A.Q. about Ub Iwerks
When is his birthday?
Ub Iwerks' birthday is on March 24, 1901.
In how many days is his birthday?
Ub Iwerks' birthday is in 264 days
How old was Ub Iwerks when he died?
He was 70 years old.
When did he die?
He died in July 7, 1971.
How old would he be today?
Ub Iwerks would be 121 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Ub Iwerks from?
He was born in Kansas City, Missouri, U.S..
Ub Iwerks' Popularity
Ub Iwerks was a famous American cartoonist, who was born on March 24, 1901. As a person born on this date, Ub Iwerks is listed in our database as the 66th most popular celebrity for the day (March 24) and the 35th most popular for the year (1901).
People born on March 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Ub Iwerks is the 1923rd most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Ub Iwerks' birthday, Ub Iwerks is the 14032nd most famous American and ranks 28th in famous people born in Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
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