Herriman, George Joseph
Born: Aug 02, 1880 AD
Died: 1944 AD, at 63 years of age.
1880 - George Joseph Herriman was born on August 2nd in New Orleans, Louisiana. An American cartoonist famous for his Krazy Kat comic strip.
1902 - Herriman married Mabel Lillian Bridge on July 7th.
1913 - He created comic strip "Krazy Kat" which was originally "Krazy Kat and Ignatz".
1934 - His wife, Mabel, died in a car accident. Five years later, his daughter Bobbie died at age thirty.
1944 - Krazy Kat was appearing in only a handful of newspapers.
- Herriman's art had suffered a bit, due to arthritis. On April 25th, George died in his sleep.
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