John Chambers
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1923


A special-effects makeup pioneer whose creativity spawned some of the most-memorable effects in film and television history, John Chambers was the man behind both the monkey masks that thrilled audiences in the original Planet of the Apes and the infamous Vulcan ears that Leonard Nimoy donned in television's Star Trek. Born in Chicago, IL, in 1923, Chambers first utilized his unique skills with...