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Samuel Armstrong Net Worth

Samuel Armstrong Net Worth is
$1.2 Million

Samuel Armstrong Biography

Samuel Chapman Armstrong (January 30, 1839 – May 11, 1893) was an American educator and a commissioned officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He is best remembered for his work after the war as the founder and first principal of the normal school which is now Hampton University.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Date Of BirthJanuary 30, 1839, Maui, Hawaii, United States
DiedMay 11, 1893, Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia, United States
Place Of BirthMinneapolis, Minnesota, USA
ProfessionDirector, Animation Department
EducationPunahou School, Williams College
Wikipediahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_C._Armstrong
Star SignAquarius


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Water colour background artist and occasional director, with Disney in the early 40's. Trained at the Philadelphia School of Industrial Art and Rochester (NY) Mechanics' Art Institute. Previously employed as art editor for the Tacoma News Tribune. Also noted for his illustrations and covers for Sunset magazine.


Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1941HugoHugo AwardsBest Dramatic Presentation - Long FormFantasia (1940)Joe Grant (writer)

Dick Huemer (writer)


Filmography

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Clair de Lune2000Short as Sam Armstrong
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1958TV Series 1 episode
Blue Bayou1946Short
Bambi1942sequence director - as Sam Armstrong
Dumbo1941sequence director - as Sam Armstrong
Fantasia1940: in most releases - segments "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor", "The Nutcracker Suite", uncredited

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Really Scent1959Short layout artist
Hare-Abian Nights1959Short layout artist
Baton Bunny1959Short layout artist - uncredited
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs1937backgrounds
The Old Mill1937Short background artist - uncredited

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
How Walt Disney Cartoons Are Made1939Documentary shortHimself (uncredited)

Source
IMDB Wikipedia
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