Jewison, Norman

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Jewison, Norman Gender: M
born on 21 July 1926 at 13:30 (= 1:30 PM )
Place Toronto, Canada, 43n39, 79w23
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: McKay-Clements
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Canadian-American film director, producer, actor and founder of the Canadian Film Centre. Among his body of work as a director, are the notable films, "In the Heat of the Night" (1967), "The Thomas Crown Affair" (1968), "Fiddler on the Roof "(1971), "Jesus Christ Superstar" (1973), and "Moonstruck (1987)."

On December 14, 1981 he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada. Ten years later, November 1, 1991, he was again honored when made a Companion of the Order of Canada.

He married Margaret Ann Dixon on July 11, 1953; they had three children. The couple remained married until Dixon's death on November 26, 2004.

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  • Work : Start Business 1986 (Canadian Centre for Advanced Film Studios)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1967 ("In the Heat of the Night")
  • Work : Prize 14 December 1981 (Officer of the Order of Canada)
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  • Work : Prize 1 November 1991 (Companion of the Order of Canada)
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  • Relationship : Marriage 11 July 1953 (Margaret Ann Dixon)
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Source Notes

John McKay-Clements quotes a letter from him 1996, signed by an assistant and giving "approximately between 1:00 and 2:00 PM," given in The Canadian Astrology Collection


  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Famed, seven Oscar nominations)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Canada to U.S.)
  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
  • Family : Relationship : Widowed
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)

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