Bob Minkler

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Bob Minkler
Born Robert Alan Minkler
Glendale, California, U.S.
Died October 11, 2015(2015-10-11)
Occupation Sound engineer
Years active 1957-1992
Spouse(s) Patty
Children 3
Family Michael Minkler (nephew), Lee Minkler (brother)

Robert Alan "Bob" Minkler (1937 – October 11, 2015) was an American sound engineer. He won an Academy Award for Best Sound and was nominated for another in the same category. He worked on more than 50 films between 1957 and 1992. Minkler died on October 11, 2015 of respiratory failure at his home in Oregon.[1]

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  1. ^ "Bob Minkler, Oscar Winner for Sound Mixing on ‘Star Wars,’ Dies at 78". Variety. October 28, 2015. Retrieved October 28, 2015. 
  2. ^ "The 50th Academy Awards (1978) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-10-05. 
  3. ^ "The 55th Academy Awards (1983) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-10-09. 

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