Born in Chicago, IL on Sept. 28, 1914. Sturdivant studied at the CCAC. During the 1930s and 1940s he drew and designed hundreds of giant movie posters. He had a printing shop in San Francisco until his death of a heart attack on July 17, 1986.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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