Jim Davis (cartoonist)

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Jim Davis
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Davis in 2011
Born
James Robert Davis

(1945-07-28) July 28, 1945 (age 77)
EducationBall State University
OccupationCartoonist, television writer, television producer, screenwriter, film producer
Years active1969–present
Notable work
Garfield
(1978–present)
U.S. Acres
(1986–1989)
Signature
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James Robert Davis (born July 28, 1945) is an American cartoonist, television writer, television producer, screenwriter, and movie producer. He is best known as the creator of the comic strips Garfield and U.S. Acres.[1] Davis's other comics work includes Tumbleweeds, Gnorm Gnat, and Mr. Potato Head.

He also produced Garfield & Friends, a series which also aired on CBS from 1988 to 1994.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Garfield comic strip makes Guinness Book of World Records". bizjournals. January 28, 2002. Retrieved January 29, 2018.