Animator, director, and cartoon and storyboard artist who co-created Tom and Jerry, The Flintstones, and The Jetsons, with William Hanna. Together they founded one of the most successful animation studios of the 20th century.
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|FULL NAME:||Joseph Barbera|
|BIRTH DATE:||March 24, 1911|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New York City, NY|
|AGE:||109 years old|
Joseph Barbera is a Animator. He married his high school sweetheart, Dorothy Earl, in 1935. They had four children before divorcing in 1963, after which he married Sheila Holden. He won several boxing titles during his high school years, but eventually lost interest in the sport. He attempted to gain employment as a cartoonist for The NY Hits Magazine during the Great Depression, but was never hired. He took a job at a bank before finding some success with single-panel cartoons in Redbook, Saturday Evening Post, and Collier’s.
DID YOU KNOW He and Hanna were awarded seven Academy Awards and eight Emmy Awards.
FACT He and Zsa Zsa Gabor were good friends, and she frequently visited his house.
Currently, Joseph Barbera is 109 years old. He will celebrate his 110th birthday on a Friday, March 24th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Joseph Barbera’s zodiac sign is Aries. According to astrologers, Aries’ life pursuit is the thrill of the moment and a secret desire to lead the way for others. People of this zodiac sign like taking on leadership roles, physical challenges, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that does not use one’s talents. The strengths of this sign are: courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, honest, passionate, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries are Libra and Leo.
Joseph Barbera was born in the Year of the Pig. People with this sign are nice and good-mannered. They’re always forgiving of other people’s mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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