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Phantom

Posted 08 May 2015 - 01:56 PM

 

Children's books illustrator Marcia Brown is dead at 96:
 
http://www.latimes.c...0507-story.html


Neither cartoonist nor animator.

(Expecting "it was the closest category where else should I have put her"
Response "that's what catch-all Dead of 2015 is there for"

There. I sufficiently nipped that conversation in the bud.
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I had no idea you had become a self-appointed moderator. I still had you labeled as "twunt"


Sir Creep

Posted 08 May 2015 - 12:02 PM

Children's books illustrator Marcia Brown is dead at 96:
 
http://www.latimes.c...0507-story.html


Neither cartoonist nor animator.

(Expecting "it was the closest category where else should I have put her"
Response "that's what catch-all Dead of 2015 is there for"

There. I sufficiently nipped that conversation in the bud.
SC

gcreptile

Posted 08 May 2015 - 11:34 AM

Children's books illustrator Marcia Brown is dead at 96:

 

http://www.latimes.c...0507-story.html


gcreptile

Posted 27 April 2015 - 04:11 PM

Ty Templeton, Canadian comic book artist involved in a couple of huge franchises, had a heart attack and is now in a medically induced coma:

 

http://robot6.comicb...r-heart-attack/

Apparently, Templeton was shortly dead three times after his heart attack, but he survived, which the medical staff did not expect:

http://robot6.comicb...m-not-dead-yet/


gcreptile

Posted 20 April 2015 - 12:34 PM

The woman who inspired the "Lucy" character from the Peanuts, Louanne Van Pelt, has died:

 

http://gazette.com/c...article/1549967

 

Lucy was the one who always pulled the football away.


Sir Creep

Posted 19 April 2015 - 11:46 PM

Herb Trimpe, creator of Wolverine, has died.
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http://comicbook.com...as-passed-away/

(note: posted to wrong thread by mistake April 14)

gcreptile

Posted 18 April 2015 - 02:01 PM

Ty Templeton, Canadian comic book artist involved in a couple of huge franchises, had a heart attack and is now in a medically induced coma:

 

http://robot6.comicb...r-heart-attack/


gcreptile

Posted 15 March 2015 - 02:40 PM

Japanese cartoonist Yoshihiro Tatsumi dead at 79:

 

http://www.latimes.c...0315-story.html

 

His mangas marked a turning away from escapism, more towards gritty, realistic story-telling of the disillusionment of ordinary people.


Grande Pablo

Posted 02 March 2015 - 11:34 PM

Talus Taylor, creator of the legendary Barbapapa

 

http://www.euronews....on-series-dies/


time

Posted 28 January 2015 - 11:15 AM

Cartoonist Martin Honeysett died last week aged 71. His work has appeared in Punch, Private Eye, New Statesman amongst others.


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