Richard Day (art director)

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Richard Day
Born (1896-05-09)9 May 1896
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Died 23 May 1972(1972-05-23) (aged 76)
Hollywood, California
Occupation Art director
Years active 1923-1970

Richard Day (9 May 1896 – 23 May 1972) was a Canadian art director. He won seven Academy Awards and was nominated for a further 13 in the category Best Art Direction [1] He worked on 265 films between 1923 and 1970. He was born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and died in Hollywood, California.

Academy Awards


Day won seven Academy Awards for Best Art Direction:[2]


He was nominated in the same category for a further 13 films:

See also


  1. ^ " Richard Day - Awards". Retrieved 7 December 2008. 
  2. ^ Kehr, Dave. "NY Times: Richard Day biography". NY Times. Retrieved 7 December 2008. 

External links

  • Richard Day on IMDb
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