Cartoonist most recognized for his comic series, Pogo. In 1951, he was named Cartoonist of the Year by the National Cartoonist's Society.
He worked as a crime reporter before hitting it big as a cartoonist.
In 1995, he was inducted into the Will Eisner Hall of Fame.
He was born to Irish parents, Walter and Genevieve.
He worked at Walt Disney Studios alongside famed animator, Art Babbit.