Victor Fleming

American film director, cinematographer, and producer (1889-1949)

Victor Lonzo Fleming (February 23, 1889 – January 6, 1949) was an American movie director, cinematographer, and producer. His most popular movie were The Wizard of Oz (1939), and Gone with the Wind (1939). He won an Academy Award for Best Directing in 1939.

Victor Fleming
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Victor Fleming (sitting) in 1921
Victor Lonzo Fleming

(1889-02-23)February 23, 1889
DiedJanuary 6, 1949(1949-01-06) (aged 59)
Cottonwood, Arizona,
United States
Cause of deathHeart attack
OccupationDirector, cinematographer, producer
Years active1910–1949
Spouse(s)Lucile Rosson (1933–1949) (1895–1966)

Fleming died of a heart attack while on his way to the hospital in Cottonwood, Arizona, aged 59.

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