1924 – Born on October 3rd in Brooklyn, New York. American cartoonist and editor.
1934 – Kurtzman, who published his first cartoon at the age of 14, attended the High School of Music and Art in New York City.
1943 – Served the United States Army.
1952 – Co-founder and editor of Mad Magazine.
1960 – Founder and editor of Help!, American humor magazine distributed monthly.
1993 – Died on February 21st in Mount Vernon, New York from cancer of the liver.