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Awards

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

2017 Winner
Fangoria Lifetime Achievement Award

Grammy Awards

1968 Winner
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (1966)

Karloff did not attend the ceremony, allowing his agent Arthur Kennard to accept the award on his ... More

Karloff did not attend the ceremony, allowing his agent Arthur Kennard to accept the award on his behalf. Karloff later visited Kennard's office, where he was presented with his Grammy, only to respond "It looks like a bloody doorstop." He left the award by the foot of Kennard's office door when he left.

1963 Nominee
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
For the album "The Cat Who Walked By Herself".

Walk of Fame

1960 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 1737 Vine Street.
Television
On 8 February 1960. At 6664 Hollywood Blvd.

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