Barry Appleby

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Birthday
30, 1909
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 11, 1996 (86)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
30, 1909
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 11, 1996 (86)

About

Created the comic strip, The Gambols, for the Daily Express. He was also the 1940's editor of Autocar.

Before Fame

He first published illustration was for the British car magazine Autocar in 1931.

Trivia

The Gambols was based on the lives of Appleby and his wife.

Family Life

He was married to Dobs (Doris) who wrote comic strips. His father was the editor for Autocar in the 1940s.

Associated With

Much like his fellow countryman Denis Gifford, Appleby was a cartoonist and author. He wrote for Autocar under the alias "Helix."