George O'Connor

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Birthday
5, 1973
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
5, 1973 (age 46)
Birthplace
New York

About

Illustrator, cartoonist, and comic book author best known as the mind behind the Olympians, a series retelling original Greek mythology. He is also the illustrator for the Captain Awesome series by Stan Kirby.

Before Fame

In 2006, he published his first graphic novel, Journey into Mohawk Country, a visual translation of the journal of Dutch explorer Harmen Meyndertsz van den Bogaert.

Trivia

His first picture book Kapow, released in 2007, was a New York Times bestseller.

Family Life

He has lived in Brooklyn, New York.

Associated With

He illustrated the graphic novel Ball Peen Hammer by Pulitzer Prize winning playing Adam Rapp.