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Director who utilized stop motion photography techniques and was known for his film A Trip to the Moon.
He worked as an illusionist and magician.
He was considered to be the Father of Special Effects.
He married Jeanne d’Alcy in 1925.
He was called the Alchemist of Light by Charlie Chaplin.
How did Georges Melies die?
Georges Melies' death was caused by Cancer.Laugh with me, laugh for me, because I dream your dreams.” Georges Méliès died of cancer on 21 January 1938 at the age of 76—just hours after the passing of Émile Cohl, another great French film pioneer—and was buried in the Père Lachaise Cemetery.
|Cause of death||Cancer|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Death date||January 21, 1938|
|Place of death||Paris, France|
|Place of burial||N/A|