Martin Handford

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Birthday
27, 1956
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
England

About

Cartoonist most recognized for creating the international comic book character, Where's Waldo. He later sold ownership of the cartoon to Entertainment Rights Group for millions.

Before Fame

He was a socially awkward child -- often electing to stay inside and draw rather than go out with friends.

Trivia

His character, Waldo, has lept out of the pages of the popular comic he created and now appears on notebooks, pillows, posters, and video games.

Family Life

He was born and raised in London.

Associated With

He and David Shannon both elevated the Where's Waldo character to international stardom.