Eric Orbom

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Eric Walter Orbom
Born(1915-07-06)July 6, 1915
DiedMay 23, 1959(1959-05-23) (aged 43)
OccupationArt director
Years active1950 1959

Eric Walter Orbom (July 6, 1915 May 23, 1959) was an American art director. [1] He won a posthumous Academy Award in the category Best Art Direction for the film Spartacus . [2] [3]

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Biography

He was born on July 6, 1915 in Stockholm, Sweden to Walter Eric Gustav Orbom (1890–1915) and Signe Albertina Jonsson (1891–1961). He migrated to the United States in 1918 and lived in Salt Lake City, Utah. He died on May 23, 1959 in Los Angeles, California. [1]

Selected filmography

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References

  1. 1 2 "Eric W. Orbom". Los Angeles Times . May 27, 1959 via Newspapers.com.
  2. "The 33rd Academy Awards (1961) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved July 23, 2011.
  3. "IMDb.com: Eric Orbom - Awards". IMDb.com. Retrieved December 24, 2008.