Ben Wicks

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Birthday
1, 1926
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 10, 2000 (73)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
1, 1926
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 10, 2000 (73)

About

Famed Canadian cartoonist and well-respected humanitarian. In 1986, he was named a member of the Order of Canada; a highly prestigious honor.

Before Fame

He learned how to play the saxophone while serving in the British army.

Trivia

He donated materials to the Ryerson University archives in 1997.

Family Life

He was married to his wife, Doreen Wicks, until his death in 2000.

Associated With

He and popular cartoonist Bryan Lee O'Malley both hail from Canada.