John H. Striebel

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Birthday
14, 1891
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
May 22, 1962 (70)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
14, 1891
Birthplace
Michigan
Death Date
May 22, 1962 (70)

About

Creator of the longrunning Dixie Dugan syndicated cartoon strip, which was about the exploits of a Hollywood showgirl.

Before Fame

Before creating the comic strip, he illustrated the Dixie Dugan novel series written by J.P. McEvoy, deciding in 1929 to make it a daily newspaper cartoon.

Trivia

Aside from Dixie Dugan, he also worked on an eight-year strip called Pantomime and illustrations for various magazines.

Family Life

He was born in Bertrand, Michigan, and moved with his family to South Bend, Indiana at a young age.

Associated With

Bil Keane was another well-know cartoonist. He created the popular Family Circus strip.

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