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Paul Tibbets (1915–2007)

Paul Tibbets was born on February 23, 1915 in Quincy, Illinois, USA as Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr. He was married to Andrea Quattrehomme and Lucy Wingate. He died on November 1, 2007 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. See full bio »


(age 92) in Columbus, Ohio, USA

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 2005 Hiroshima (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary)
- The Manhattan Project (2002) ... Himself (as General Paul Tibbets Ret.)
 2002 Price for Peace (Documentary)
 2001 Moments of Truth with Stephen Ambrose (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (as Paul W. Tibbets)
 2001 Heaven on Earth (Documentary)
Paul W. Tibbets
 1999 The American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- Fly Girls (1999) ... Himself
 1995 Men Who Brought the Dawn (TV Movie documentary)
 1982 War (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1974 The World at War (TV Series documentary)
- The Bomb: February-September 1945 (1974) ... Himself (as Colonel Paul Tibbets)
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 2012 Missions That Changed the War (TV Series)
Himself - Pilot, Enola Gay
- Enola Gay: SuperFortress (2012) ... Himself - Pilot, Enola Gay
 2011 Democracy Now! (TV Series)
- Episode dated 9 August 2011 (2011) ... Himself
 2010 The Forgotten Bomb (Documentary)
Himself - Commander, Atomic Bomb Group (as Colonel Paul Tibbets)
 2005 The Last Days of World War II (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Commander, 509th Composite Group
- August 5-August 11 ... Himself - Commander, 509th Composite Group (as General Paul Tibbets Ret.)
 2005 X Day: The Invasion of Japan (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Enola Gay and the Atomic Bombing of Japan
Himself (uncredited)
 1995 Trinity and Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie (Video documentary)
 1982 The Atomic Cafe (Documentary)
 1962 V Was for Victory (Documentary)
Himself - A-Bomb Mission: 6th from Left with Pipe

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 5 Portrayals | 8 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

General Paul Tibbets Ret. | Colonel Paul Tibbets | Paul W. Tibbets

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Died in his Columbus, Ohio, home at the age of ninety-two. He had suffered small strokes and heart failure in his final years and had been in hospice care. Tibbets laid down in his will that there should be no funeral service after his death and no headstone for fear this might lead to demonstrations at his grave. He wanted to ensure that his resting place could never be a pilgrimage site for ... See more »

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