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Lou Scheimer
Birth: Oct. 19, 1928
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 2013
Tarzana
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Producer, Director, Voice Actor. Scheimer, who graduated from Carnegie Tech University in 1952 with a bachelors degree in Fine Arts, was the Emmy and Grammy Award–winning founder of Filmation, an animation company. Among shows he helped create were 'Fat Albert', 'The Archies', 'The New Adventures of Superman', 'Fantastic Voyage', 'Aquaman', 'Sabrina the Teenage Witch', 'Star Trek: The Animated Series', 'Tarzan and Flash Gordon', 'Ghostbusters', 'He-Man and the Masters of the Universe' and 'She-Ra Princess of Power'. Early in the company's history, he contributed a number of guest or secondary voices for various characters. As executive producer, he was also credited with some of the musical scores. His company also pioneered a type of programming known as 'first-run syndication' and 'He-Man', who was a less graphically violent version of 'Conan the Barbarian' was the first animated series based on an action figure toy. Scheimer, who had undergone quadruple bypass surgery and was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, was still working as late as April of 2012, providing consulting work for Gang of Seven Animation.  (bio by: Louis M.) 
 
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Originally Created by: Louis M.
Record added: Oct 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118940753
Lou Scheimer
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Lou Scheimer
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Happy Birthday......................
- a sincere fan
 Added: Oct. 19, 2015

- Cindy
 Added: Oct. 19, 2015
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Oct. 17, 2015
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