George William Houghton

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Birthday
9, 1905
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Jan 1, 1993 (87)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
9, 1905
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Jan 1, 1993 (87)

About

British cartoonist and sports writer. He is particularly remembered for his humorous "Golf Addict" book series.

Before Fame

He served as an officer in the Royal Air Force during World War II.

Trivia

He and Scottish golfer Jessie Valentine co-wrote a golf instructional manual entitled Better Golf - Definitely!

Family Life

He was born in Perth, Scotland.

Associated With

Legendary comedian Bob Hope provided an introduction to one of Houghton's cartoon books, Addict in Bunkerland.