DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES :Animator Gene Deitch has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 17, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Animator Gene Deitch has died in Prague of natural causes at the age of 95. Prague was the city he made his home in 1960, ostensibly on a several month stay. Gene worked for UPA, Terrytoons and ran his own studio in Prague for years with wife Zdenka as his production manager.
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.