Jim Benton

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Birthday
31, 1960
Birthplace
Michigan
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
31, 1960 (age 58)
Birthplace
Michigan

About

Children's author and illustrator known for the It's Happy Bunny series and the Dear Dumb Diary series; he was also a two-time National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award nominee.

Before Fame

He worked as a custom T-shirt designer after graduating from Western Michigan University.

Trivia

He was nominated for a National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award in 2009 and 2011.

Family Life

He married and had two children with Mary K. Hart.

Associated With

He is a contemporary of well-known children's illustrator creator Jeff Kinney , who created Diary of a Wimpy Kid.