Updated at February 1, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
Wally Pfister is best known as Cinematographer who has born on July 08, 1961 in Chicago, IL. Currently, Wally Pfister is 61 years, 6 months and 24 days old. Wally Pfister will celebrate 62nd birthday on Saturday, 8th of July 2023. Below the countdown to Wally Pfister upcoming birthday.
Well known for his collaborations with director Christopher Nolan, he is a director of photography who won the 2010 Oscar for Inception. He was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Cinematographer for Nolan's films Batman Begins, The Prestige and The Dark Knight.
He first became interested in the film industry at the age of 11 when a film company shot scenes of the 1973 picture Shamus in the New York neighborhood in which he lived.
He made his directorial debut with a sci-fi film called Transcendence which starred Johnny Depp.
He was raised in the New York suburb of Irvington-on-Hudson by parents Patricia Ann and Walter J. Pfister, Jr.
Robert Altman gave him one of his first film jobs, hiring to do some B-roll on the 1988 HBO mini-series Tanner '88.
Wally Pfister is 61 years old today.
Wally Pfister was born on July 08, 1961 in Chicago, IL.
Wally Pfister zodiac sign is Cancer.
Wally Pfister was best known as Cinematographer.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Wally Pfister's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1947||Reports are broadcast that a UFO crash landed in Roswell, New Mexico in what became known as the Roswell UFO incident.|
|1948||The United States Air Force accepts its first female recruits into a program called Women in the Air Force (WAF).|
|1960||Francis Gary Powers is charged with espionage resulting from his flight over the Soviet Union.|
|1962||Ne Win besieges and dynamites the Rangoon University Student Union building to crush the Student Movement.|
|1966||King Mwambutsa IV Bangiriceng of Burundi is deposed by his son Prince Charles Ndizi.|
|1968||The Chrysler wildcat strike begins in Detroit, Michigan.|
|1970||Richard Nixon delivers a special congressional message enunciating Native American self-determination as official US Indian policy, leading to the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act of 1975.|
|1972||Israeli Mossad assassinate Palestinian writer Ghassan Kanafani.|
|1980||The inaugural 1980 State of Origin game is won by Queensland who defeat New South Wales 20-10 at Lang Park.|
|1982||Assassination attempt against Iraqi president Saddam Hussein in Dujail.|
|1988||The Island Express train travelling from Bangalore to Kanyakumari derails on the Peruman bridge and falls into Ashtamudi Lake, killing 105 passengers and injuring over 200 more.|
|1994||Kim Jong-il begins to assume supreme leadership of North Korea upon the death of his father, Kim Il-sung.|
|2003||Sudan Airways Flight 139 crashes near Port Sudan Airport during an emergency landing attempt, killing all 117 people on board.|
|2011||Space Shuttle Atlantis is launched in the final mission of the U.S. Space Shuttle program.|
|2014||Israel launches an offensive on Gaza amid rising tensions following the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers.|
|1982||The birth of Hakim Warrick, American basketball player|
|1983||The birth of John Bowker, American baseball player|
|1983||The birth of Rich Peverley, Canadian ice hockey player|
|1986||The birth of Jaime Garcia, Mexican baseball player|
|1986||The birth of Renata Costa, Brazilian footballer|
|1988||The birth of Miki Roqué, Spanish footballer (d. 2012)|
|1988||The birth of Jesse Sergent, New Zealand cyclist|
|1988||The birth of Dave Taylor, Australian rugby league player|
|1989||The birth of Yarden Gerbi, Israeli world champion and Olympic bronze medalist judoka|
|1989||The birth of Tor Marius Gromstad, Norwegian footballer (d. 2012)|
|1991||The birth of Virgil van Dijk, Dutch footballer|
|1992||The birth of Ariel Camacho, Mexican singer-songwriter (d. 2015)|
|1992||The birth of Son Heung-min, Korean footballer|
|1997||The birth of Bryce Love, American football player|
|1998||The birth of Jaden Smith, American actor and rapper|
|2013||The death of Dick Gray, American baseball player (b. 1931)|
|2013||The death of Edmund Morgan, American historian and author (b. 1916)|
|2013||The death of Claudiney Ramos, Brazilian footballer (b. 1980)|
|2013||The death of Rubby Sherr, American physicist and academic (b. 1913)|
|2013||The death of Sundri Uttamchandani, Indian author (b. 1924)|
|2013||The death of Brett Walker, American songwriter and producer (b. 1961)|
|2014||The death of Plínio de Arruda Sampaio, Brazilian lawyer and politician (b. 1930)|
|2014||The death of John V. Evans, American soldier and politician, 27th Governor of Idaho (b. 1925)|
|2014||The death of Ben Pangelinan, Guamanian businessman and politician (b. 1956)|
|2014||The death of Howard Siler, American bobsledder and coach (b. 1945)|
|2014||The death of Tom Veryzer, American baseball player (b. 1953)|
|2015||The death of Ken Stabler, American football player and sportscaster (b. 1945)|
|2015||The death of James Tate, American poet (b. 1943)|
|2016||The death of Abdul Sattar Edhi, Pakistani philanthropist (b. 1928)|
|2018||The death of Tab Hunter, American actor, pop singer, film producer and author (b. 1931)|
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