Mike Nichols


Born: 11/6/1931 in Berlin, Germany
Died: 11/19/2014
Age: 83
Cause of death: heart attack

Full name: Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky
Noted For: film director; works include Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), The Graduate (1967), Catch-22 (1970), Working Girl (1988), and Charlie Wilson's War (2007). Won an Academy award for The Graduate (Best Director, 1968). Stage producer; works include Annie (1977) and Spamalot (2005). Husband of newscaster Diane Sawyer (1988-2014).