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Dimitri Tiomkin

Born: May 10, 1894

Death: Nov 11, 1979

Birthplace: Kremenchuk

Profession: Film Producer

Nationality: United States

Dimitri Tiomkin

Date of Birth : May 10, 1894
Date of Death : Nov 11, 1979
Birth Place : Kremenchuk

Dimitri Zinovievich Tiomkin was a Russian-American film score composer and conductor. Musically trained in Russia, he is best known for his western scores, including Duel in the Sun, Red River, High Noon, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, and Last Train from Gun Hill. Tiomkin received twenty-two Academy Award nominations and won four Oscars, three for Best Original Score for High Noon, The High and the Mighty and The Old Man and the Sea, and one for Best Original Song for "The Ballad of High Noon" from the former film.


  • Film Producer
  • Film Score Composer
  • Conductor

Also known as

  • Dimitri Zinovievich Tiomkin
  • Dimitri Zinovich Tiomkin
  • Timmy
  • Dmitri Tyomkin
  • Dmitri Tiomkin
  • Dimi


  • Marie Tartakovsky
  • Zinovi Tiomkin


  • Albertina Rasch
  • Olivia Cynthia Patch
  • Carolina Perfetto

Awards Won

  • Academy Award for Best Original Music Score
  • Academy Award for Best Original Song
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song
  • Golden Globe Special Achievement Award
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