Famous British Cartoonists

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Alan Moore
(Writer)
Alan Moore
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Birthdate: November 18, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Northampton, England

Alan Moore is an English writer best known for his contributions to popular comic books, such as Batman: The Killing Joke, Watchmen, and The Ballad of Halo Jones. Some consider him to be the best comic book writer in the English language. His works have influenced several literary and television figures, such as Damon Lindelof, Joss Whedon, and Neil Gaiman.

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John Tenniel
(Illustrator)
John Tenniel
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Birthdate: February 28, 1820
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bayswater, London, England
Died: February 25, 1914
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Jessie Cave
(Actress)
Jessie Cave
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Birthdate: May 5, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
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Richard Williams
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Birthdate: March 19, 1933
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: August 16, 2019
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Gerald Scarfe
(Caricaturist, Illustrator, Designer, Animator, Artist, Postage stamp designer, Painter)
Gerald Scarfe
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Birthdate: June 1, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St John's Wood
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Quentin Blake
(Cartoonist)
Quentin Blake
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Birthdate: December 16, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sidcup, Kent, England
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Willie Rushton
(British Cartoonist, Actor, and Comedian Who Co-founded the Satirical Magazine 'Private Eye')
Willie Rushton
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Birthdate: August 18, 1937
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, England
Died: December 11, 1996

Willie Rushton was an English cartoonist, performer, comedian, actor, and satirist. He is credited with co-founding the popular fortnightly satirical magazine, Private Eye. He also served as a panelist in the famous game show I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue for 22 years.

William Heath Robinson
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Birthdate: March 31, 1872
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: September 13, 1944
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George du Maurier
(Writer, Illustrator)
George du Maurier
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Birthdate: March 6, 1834
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Paris
Died: October 6, 1896
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James Gillray
(Political cartoonist)
James Gillray
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Birthdate: August 13, 1756
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, England, United Kingdom
Died: June 1, 1815
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Alan Davis
(Comic book author and artist who drew the Fantastic Four: The End, a six-issue limited series for Marvel Comics.)
Alan Davis
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Birthdate: June 18, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Corby, England, United Kingdom
Kieron Gillen
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Birthdate: 1975 AD
Birthplace: Stafford
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George Cruikshank
(Caricaturist)
George Cruikshank
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Birthdate: September 27, 1792
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: February 1, 1878
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David Low
(Cartoonist)
David Low
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Birthdate: April 7, 1891
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dunedin, New Zealand
Died: September 19, 1963
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Brian Bolland
(Comics artist)
Brian Bolland
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Birthdate: March 26, 1951
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lincolnshire
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Ronald Searle
(Caricaturist, Illustrator, Screenwriter)
Ronald Searle
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Birthdate: March 3, 1920
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cambridge
Died: December 30, 2011
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Simon Bisley
(Comics artist)
Simon Bisley
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Birthdate: March 4, 1962
Sun Sign: Pisces
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John Leech
(Illustrator)
John Leech
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Birthdate: August 29, 1817
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 29, 1864
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Carl Giles
(Cartoonist)
Carl Giles
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Birthdate: September 29, 1916
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Islington, London, England
Died: August 28, 1995
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Sir Osbert Lancaster
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Birthdate: August 4, 1908
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England
Died: July 27, 1986
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Mark Boxer
(Cartoonist)
Mark Boxer
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Birthdate: May 19, 1931
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Berkhamsted,England
Died: July 20, 1988
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Reg Smythe
(Cartoonist)
Reg Smythe
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Birthdate: July 10, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hartlepool, England
Died: June 13, 1998
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Norman Thelwell
(Cartoonist)
Norman Thelwell
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Birthdate: May 23, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Birkenhead, England
Died: February 7, 2004
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Martin Rowson
(Novelist)
Martin Rowson
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Birthdate: February 16, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England
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Fougasse
(Cartoonist)
Fougasse
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Birthdate: December 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: June 11, 1965
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Phil May
(British caricaturist)
Phil May
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Birthdate: April 22, 1864
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wortley, England
Died: August 5, 1903
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Bruce Bairnsfather
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Birthdate: July 9, 1887
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Murree, Pakistan
Died: September 29, 1959
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Charles Keene
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Birthdate: August 10, 1823
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hornsey, England
Died: January 4, 1891
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Bernhard Gillam
(Political cartoonist)
Bernhard Gillam
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Birthdate: April 28, 1856
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Banbury, England
Died: January 18, 1896
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Raymond Jackson
(Cartoonist)
Raymond Jackson
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Birthdate: March 11, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: London, England
Died: July 27, 1997
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Ilya
(Writer)
Ilya
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Birthdate: 1963 AD
Birthplace: London, England
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Walter Goetz
(Artist)
Walter Goetz
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Birthdate: November 24, 1911
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Germany
Died: September 13, 1995