Date of Birth: 3 January 1910, Oak Park, Illinois, USA
Date of Death: 18 August 1992, San Luis Obispo, California, USA (heart attack and emphysema)
Birth Name: John Elliott Sturges
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Short Biography: John Sturges was born on January 3, 1910 in Oak Park, Illinois, USA as John Elliott Sturges. He was a director and producer, known for The Great Escape (1963), The Magnificent Seven (1960) and Bad Day at Black Rock (1955). He was married to Katherine Helena Soules and Dorothy Lynn Brooks. He died on August 18, 1992 in San Luis Obispo, California, USA.