- Name: Tex Avery
- Born: 02/26/1908
- Died: 08/26/1980 (72 years old)
- Occupation: Animator, animation director, cartoonist, voice actor
Frederick Bean “Tex” Avery (February 26, 1908 – August 26, 1980) was an American animator and director, known for producing and directing animated cartoons during the golden age of American animation. His most significant work was for the Warner Bros. and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios, where he was crucial in the creation and evolution of famous animated characters such as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Elmer Fudd, Droopy, Screwy Squirrel, George and Junior, and Chilly Willy.
Birth Name: Frederick Bean Avery
Alias: Frederick Bean Avery
Birth Place: Taylor, Texas, U.S.
Death Place: Burbank, California, U.S.