American film directorDied when: 80 years 246 days (968 months)
Star Sign: Gemini
Teruaki "Jimmy" Murakami (村上輝明, Murakami Teruaki, June 5, 1933 – February 16, 2014) was an American-Irish animator and film director with a long career working in numerous countries.
Among his best-known works are the animated adaptations of the Raymond Briggs books When the Wind Blows and The Snowman.
He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film for The Magic Pear Tree (1968).
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