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H. R. Giger

H. R. GigerAKA Hans Rüdi Giger

Born: 5-Feb-1940
Birthplace: Chur, Switzerland
Died: 12-May-2014
Cause of death: Accident - Fall

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Artist

Nationality: Switzerland
Executive summary: Alien designer

Military service: Swiss Army (1962)

Wife: Li Tober (d. 1975, suicide)
Wife: Mia Binzanigo (m. 1979, div. 1982)

    High School: Institute Haute Rampe, Lausanne, Switzerland
    University: Alpina College, Davos, Switzerland
    University: School of Applied Arts, Zurich, Switzerland (1966)

    Oscar Best visual effects for Alien, 1980

    Jodorowsky's Dune (18-May-2013) · Himself

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