Who is Trumbo?

  • (noun): United States screenwriter who was blacklisted and imprisoned for refusing to cooperate with congressional investigations of communism in America (1905-1976).
    Synonyms: Dalton Trumbo


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List Of Posthumous Academy Award Winners And Nominees - Excluded: Retrospective Awards
... For example in 1993, seventeen years after his death, Dalton Trumbo was retrospectively awarded the 1953 Oscar for Best Writing - Motion Picture Story for Roman Holiday ... However, Hunter was merely a front for Trumbo, because Trumbo was blacklisted at the time and it was not possible for his name to appear in either the film's credits or the Academy Award nomination (hence, it was ... Trumbo did not die until 1976, and under normal circumstances he would have received this award in person in 1953 hence the Academy does not consider this a posthumous award but a ...
Andrew Trumbo
... Andrew Alkire Trumbo (September 15, 1797 – August 21, 1871) was a United States Representative from Kentucky ... Trumbo was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-ninth Congress (March 4, 1845-March 3, 1847) ...
... Notable people named Trumbo include Andrew Trumbo, American politician Arthur C ... Trumbo, original owner of the A ... Trumbo House Christopher Trumbo (September 25, 1940 – January 8, 2011) Dalton Trumbo, American screenwriter and novelist and subject of the documentary ...
Malfourd W. Trumbo
... Bo" Trumbo (born November 18, 1954, in Staunton, Virginia) is a Circuit Court judge in the 25th circuit of Virginia, which includes the counties of Botetourt, Craig, Rockbridge, Alleghany, Bath and ... A Fincastle lawyer, Trumbo was appointed to replaced Judge Duncan Byrd Jr ... Trumbo's appointment was for eight years ...
A. C. Trumbo House
... Trumbo House (1321 West Broadway) is a house in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States, built in 1906 for Arthur C ... Trumbo as a replica of one of Mark Twain's houses and is on the National Register of Historic Places ...

Famous quotes containing the word trumbo:

    I fought fire with oil.
    —Dalton Trumbo (1905–1976)

    I am not an animal!
    —Dalton Trumbo (1905–1976)

    I feel like my sixteenth birthday and the time I graduated from high school, and the first time I flew solo all wrapped up in one.
    —Dalton Trumbo (1905–1976)