1993 in comics

Notable events of 1993 in comics. See also List of years in comics.

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Specific date unknown

Deaths

January

  • January 17: F. O. Alexander, American cartoonist, comics artist (Finney of the Force The Featherheads, continued Hairbreadth Harry) and key contributor to the design of the board game Monopoly, dies at age 95.[29]
  • January 28:
    • Nelson Dias, Portuguese comics artist (Wanya, Escala em Orongo), dies at age 52.[30]
    • Frans Funke KĂĽpper, Dutch comics artist (Thijs Slof), dies at age 84.[31]

February

March

April

  • April 15:
  • April 20: Charles Degotte, Belgian comics artist (Flagada, Les Motards), commits suicide at the age of 59.[43]
  • April 23: Bertus Aafjes, Dutch novelist, poet and comics writer (Mannetje Bagatel and Kleine Isar, de Vierde Koning with Eppo Doeve,[44] as well as Peter-kersen-eter (1943) and De Vrolijke Vaderlandse Geschiedenis (1948) with Piet Worm.[45]), dies at age 78.

May

  • May 10: Bill Ziegler, American comics artist (Annie Oakley, drew for Dell Comics, worked on the comic strip based on Dragnet, worked on Mary Worth), dies at age 67.[46]
  • May 14: Gerda Gattel, American comics letterer and proofreader (DC Comics), dies at age 84.
  • May 30: Lyman Anderson [fr], American illustrator and cartoonist (Inspector Wade), passes away at age 86.[47]
  • May 30: Marge, American comics artist (Little Lulu), passes away at age 88.[48]
  • Specific date unknown: Renaud Mader, aka Mad, French comics artist and animator, is found dead at age 26 in a hotel room.[49]

June

July

  • July 12: Tibor Cs. Horváth, Hungarian comics writer and artist ( Roberto Ă©s Julika kalandjai), dies at age 67.[57]
  • July 20: George Wolfe, American comics artist (Pops, Citizen George), dies at age 82.[58]
  • July 22: Ivá, Spanish comics artist (Makinavaja, el Ăşltimo chorizo, La Puta Mili), dies at age 52.[59]
  • July 28: Jacques Laudy, Belgian comics artist (Hassan & Kadour, worked for Tintin) and painter, dies at age 86.[60]
  • Specific date unknown: Al Bryant, American comics artist (worked on Gale Allen and Shark Brodie), passes away at age 76.[61]

August

  • August 7: Jørgen Clevin, Danish TV presenter and comics artist (Rasmus), dies at age 63.[62]
  • August 9: Bob Bugg, American comics artist (The New Neighbors, assisted on Dennis the Menace), dies at age 73.[62]
  • August 21: Arie Teeuwisse, Dutch sculptor, illustrator and comics artist (Kroosje), dies at age 74.[63]

September

October

  • October 3: Miguel Angèl Sayrach, Spanish painter and comics artist (Bibi i Tobi), dies at age 65.[66]
  • October 20: Gaylord DuBois, American comics writer (Tarzan, Red Ryder, The Lone Ranger), dies at age 94.
  • October 28: Jacques GĂ©ron, Belgian comics artist (continued Yalek), dies at age 43.[67]
  • October 31: Federico Fellini, Italian film director and occasional comics artist and writer (Giacomino, Cico e Pallina, Geppi La Bimba Atomica, Viaggio a Tulun, Il Viaggio di G. Mastorna), dies of a stroke at age 73.[68]

November

December

  • December 3: Nelly Donker, Dutch children's book illustrator and comics artist (Tommie Lukkie, Puckie Peen), dies at age 79.[73]
  • December 4: Frank Zappa, American rock musician, composer and comics writer (wrote the script for a 1977 comic strip by Kamagurka[74] ), dies at age 52. [75]
  • December 7: Wim Lensen, Dutch comics artist and colorist (Sim en Pans, worked for Marten Toonder's studio), passes away at age 79.[76]
  • December 10: Roland Davies, British comics artist, animator and painter (Come On, Steve, Sparks and Flash, Roddy the Road Scout, Jill CrusoĂ«, continued Sexton Blake and Teddy Tail), dies at age 89.[77]
  • December 12: Franz-Werner Richter-Johnsen, German painter, graphic artist and comics artist (Detektiv Schmidtchen, TarĂł), dies at age 81.[78]
  • December 21: Zack Mosley, American comics artist (The Adventures of Smilin' Jack), dies at age 87.[79]
  • December 27: Howard Sherman, American comics artist (Tommy Tomorrow), dies at age 84.[80]

Specific date unknown

  • Andrea Da Passano, aka DaP, aka EndrĂ©, Russian-American comics artist and illustrator (made Laurel & Hardy comics), dies at age 87 or 88.[81]
  • AndrĂ© Jacquemotte, Belgian editorial cartoonist (made a 1951 comic strip about assassinated politician Julien Lahaut), dies at age 67 or 68.[82]
  • Ennio Missaglia, Italian comics writer (wrote for his brother Vladimiro Missaglia), dies at age 62 or 63.[83]

Exhibitions

Conventions

Awards

First issues by title

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