Alexander Sloan Nibley (June 23, 1908 – April 3, 1990) was an American screenwriter. He was the older brother of famed Latter Day Saint scholar Hugh Nibley.
Alexander Sloan Nibley
June 23, 1908
|Died||April 3, 1990 81) (aged|
|Other names||A. Sloan Nibley|
|Spouse(s)||Linda Stirling (1946 - April 3, 1990)|
Born in Portland, Oregon to Alexander ("El") and Agnes "Sloanie" Nibley, Nibley served in the Navy in New York in 1945 before beginning his career. Nibley served as screenwriter for over twenty films including Springfield Rifle, Carson City, the remake of The Golden Stallion, and Eyes of Texas (1948), a film starring Roy Rogers. He also wrote for numerous TV series, including Sea Hunt, Sky King, Wagon Train, and The Addams Family.
Personal life and death
Nibley married actress Linda Stirling in 1946 with whom he had two children, Chris and Tim. He died on April 3, 1990, in Los Angeles, California.
|1947||On the Old Spanish Trail|
|Eyes of Texas
Night Time in Nevada
|Credited as A. Sloan Nibley|
|1950||Twilight in the Sierras|
|1951||Pals of the Golden West||Story|
|1956||Thunder Over Arizona|
|1961||Fury River||Two episodes of Northwest Passage edited into a feature film|
|1967||Hostile Guns||Story and screenplay|
|1954–1955||The Adventures of Kit Carson||3 episodes|
|1955–1956||Science Fiction Theatre||3 episodes|
|1956||Judge Roy Bean||1 episode|
|1957||Tales of Wells Fargo||1 episode|
|1958–1959||Northwest Passage||3 episodes|
|The Millionaire||1 episode|
|Have Gun – Will Travel||1 episode|
|Naked City||1 episode|
|1961||Bachelor Father||1 episode|
|1963–1970||Death Valley Days||3 episodes|
|1964–1965||The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo||4 episodes|
|1973||Yogi's Gang||3 episodes|
- "A Chronology of the Life of Hugh Winder Nibley" (PDF). koffordbooks.com.
- Nibley, Hugh; Nibley, Alex (2006). Sergeant Nibley PhD: Memories of an Unlikely Screaming Eagle. Shadow Mountain. p. 297. ISBN 1-57345-845-7.
- Cline, William C. (1997). In the Nick of Time: Motion Picture Sound Serials. McFarland. p. 88. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.
- Sloan Nibley on IMDb