1957 – Born on June 21st in Encino, California. Cartoonist Berkeley Breathed, author and Pulitzer Prize-winning creator of the comic strip "Bloom County," turned his attention to the millions of animals in shelters with his book, Flawed Dogs. 1980 – Academia Waltz appeared only in the university’s student paper, but Breathed brought a few of ..
1875 – Born on August 5th in Reedsburg, Wisconsin. American comic strip artist and cartoonist. 1896-1898 – He was employed by the St. Louis Democrat as a sketch artist, switching two years later to the St. Louis Chronicle to work as an editorial cartoonist. 1900 – He moved to New York. – He ..
1909 – Herbert Lawrence Block born on the 13th of October. American editorial cartoonist known as Herblock. – Herblock coined the term "McCarthyism". He was a strong critic of Senator Joseph McCarthy. 1929 – His first cartoon appeared in the Chicago Daily News on 24th of April. 1933-1943 – He moved to Cleveland ..
1920 – Dave Berg was born on the 12th of June. Berg attended the Cooper Union Art School. Served a period of time in the Army Air Corps. Worked with Stan Lee at Timely Comics on a variety of comic books, including Combat Kelly. 1956 – Berg went to work for ..
1910 – Born on the 8th of June in Zumbrota, Minnesota. – Studied at the Chicago Academy and the University of Minnesota. 1933 – Joined Fawcett Publications as a staff artist. 1939 – Beck was assigned to draw a character created by writer Bill Parker called "Captain Thunder". – After one ..
American animator, cartoon artist, storyboard artist, director, producer 1911 – Joseph Roland Barbera was born 24th of march in New York City USA. 1932 – Joined the Van Beuren Studio as an animator and scriptwriter. Worked on cartoons such as Cubby Bear, and Rainbow Parades and also co produced Tom and Jerry. 1936 – Barbera ..
1942 – Auth was born on May 7th in Akron, Ohio, and raised in Southern California. American editorial cartoonist. 1947 – He began drawing at age 5 when he was bedridden for a year and a half and spent a great deal of time listening to the radio and looking at comic and children’s books. ..
1908 – Born on the 26th of February in Taylor, Texas. American animator, cartoonist, and director, famous for producing animated cartoons during the Golden Age of Hollywood. He did his most significant work for the Warner Bros. and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios, creating the characters of Daffy Duck, Bugs Bunny, Droopy, Screwball Squirrel, and developing Porky Pig ..
1904 – Born on the 8th of January in New York City. 1922-1924 – While at Yale University, he was particularly interested in music and organized his own band. 1925-1968 – His cartoons were published in The New Yorker. 1929-1967 – His cartoons have been collected in Peter Arno’s Parade, Peter Arno’s Hullabaloo, Sizzling Platter, ..
1865 – Born on February 14th in Madison, Wisconsin. American cartoonist and comic artist. 1890 – After an education in common schools and the School of Industrial Arts, Philadelphia, he was employed as staff artist on the Philadelphia Times. – He went to New York City to draw cartoons and comic sketches for ..