Chuck Jones

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: animator of such classic cartoon characters as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and Elmer Fudd who spent 30 years of his 70 years in animation with Warner Bros, bringing to life the Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies series, which he directed more than 300 films, and three of them, For Scent-Imental Reasons, So Much for So Little, and The Dot and the Line, won Oscars.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: September 21, 1912

 

Died: February 22, 2002

 

Location: Corona del Mar, California