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Name  Tony Geiss

Role  Producer
Full Name  Nicholas Anthony Geiss
Born  November 16, 1924 (1924-11-16) Bronx, New York City, New York, U.S.
Cause of death  Complications from a fall
Died  January 21, 2011, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Spouse  Phyllis Eisen Geiss (m. ?–2010)
Books  Random House Webster's College Thesaurus
Parents  Alec Geiss, Marjorie Thirer
Movies and TV shows  The Land Before Time, An American Tail, Sesame Street Presents, The Land Before Time X: T, The Land Before Time IX: J
Similar People  Judy Freudberg, Jeff Moss, Luis Santeiro, Jon Stone, Emily Kingsley

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Nicholas Anthony "Tony" Geiss (November 16, 1924 – January 21, 2011) was an American producer, screenwriter, songwriter and author, known principally for his children's work.



Geiss was born in The Bronx to Alexander Geiss and Marjore Thirer. Geiss was a staff writer and songwriter for Sesame Street - he wrote Don't Eat the Pictures (1983) - and was a writer for The Land Before Time (1988) and the associated book. He was also a producer and writer for the Don Bluth film An American Tail (1986).

Geiss died at the age of 86 on January 21, 2011 from complications after a fall at his home in Manhattan, New York.


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