|Born||December 27, 1912|
Chicago, Illinois, USA
|Died||March 9, 1977 64) (aged|
Los Angeles, California, USA
|Other names||Tim Barr|
|Occupation||Special effect artist|
Tim Baar (December 27, 1912 – March 9, 1977) was an American special effects artist who won at the 33rd Academy Awards for Best Special Effects for the film The Time Machine . His Oscar was shared with Gene Warren.
He also did special effects on the TV show H.R. Pufnstuf .
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