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Bong Dazo, Comic Book Artist, Dead at 53

By | Jul 2, 2018 | News

Bleeding Cool reports that Filipino comic book artist Bong Dazo (real name Angelo Ty Dazo) passed away on Friday. Dazo died of liver cancer on June 29, 2018, less than two weeks after his 53rd birthday. He is survived by his wife Jessica, and their two children, Johan and Jianon. Dazo was born in Meycauayan, […]

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Nick Meglin, Former MAD Editor, Dead at 82

By | Jun 4, 2018 | News

[Cartoon by Tom Richmond] Nick Meglin, a former prominent editorial figure for MAD Magazine, has died aged 82 after suffering a heart attack on June 2nd. Born on June 30th 1935, Meglin progressed from Idea Man up to the role of Editor over the course of his 48 years working for the magazine, holding his […]

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Robert Grossman, Cartoonist and Graphic Designer, Dead at 78

By | Mar 22, 2018 | News

According to The New York Times, prolific illustrator and political caricaturist Robert Grossman has passed away at the age of 78. Over the course of an extensive 50 year career, Grossman had contributed cover art and illustrations to countless magazines including The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Time, Mother Jones, Esquire, The Nation, the New […]

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Dick Adair, Political Cartoonist, Dead at 82

By | Mar 14, 2018 | News

[Header image from Dick Adair’s Saigon] According to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Dick Adair, who contributed political comics to the paper’s predecessor (The Honolulu Advertiser) for over 26 years, has passed away. Adair, who was 82 years old, died on Monday at his Hawaii Kai home. He had been suffering from cancer. Adair gained notoriety as […]

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