1916 – Born on the 3rd of November in New York. American writer and artist, Harry Lampert illustrated the first issues of the Golden Age Flash.
1932 – Began cartooning at the age of 16.
– Worked for Max Fleischer, inking and helping produce Betty Boop, Popeye, and Koko the Clown cartoons.
– Began drawing comic books.
– Co-creator of the DC Comics superhero The Flash in collaboration with writer Gardner Fox.
1940 – The hero first appeared in Flash Comics #1, but Lampert left the character after drawing only five stories.
– He leaned towards his preference for humorous work.
– Drew gag cartoons for Time Magazine, The New York Times, Esquire, and The Saturday Evening Post.
– Instructor for the New York School of Visual Arts.
– Founder of the Lampert Agency, an advertising company.
1975-1976 – Retired and started writing instructional books on contract bridge.
1990 – He learned that he was famous among comic collectors and attended the next San Diego Comic Convention.
2003 – He received the ABTA Lifetime Achievement Award.
2004 – Died of complications from prostate cancer on the 13th of November at the age of 88 in Boca Raton, Florida.