|Born||Donald Lee Albrecht|
May 29, 1930
|Died||September 21, 2011 (age 81) |
Mill Valley, California
Don Albrecht (1930-2011) was a cartoonist, Disney animator, art-director-producer and amateur magician.
Albrecht was inspired seeing his amateur uncle do card tricks and started learning magic at the age of 12 after getting a from Mysto Magic Set for Christmas.
He worked at Disney on Sleeping Beauty, Paul Bunyan, Mars and Beyond on Disney's Wonderful World of Color and on Jiminy Cricket for the Mickey Mouse Club. He animated on Thank You Mask Man with a soundtrack by Lenny Bruce. He animated for Bill Melendez on Peanuts characters for commercials. He worked for Colossal and Broderbund in the Bay area.
- The Magic Cartoons of Albrecht (1988)
- ↑ https://www.facebook.com/Don-Albrecht-Fan-Page-168026573282372/info/?tab=page_info
- ↑ Who's Who in Magic: An International Biographical Guide From Past to Present by Bart Whaley (1990)
- ↑ The Art of Deception or The Affinity Between Conjuring & Art by Chuck Romano (1997)