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Notable events of 1991 in comics. See also List of years in comics.

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EventsEdit

Year overallEdit

JanuaryEdit

FebruaryEdit

MarchEdit

AprilEdit

MayEdit

JuneEdit

JulyEdit

AugustEdit

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

NovemberEdit

DecemberEdit

DeathsEdit

FebruaryEdit

AprilEdit

  • April 4: Graham Ingels, American comics artist (EC Comics), dies at age 75 from stomach cancer.[4]
  • April 19: Frederik Bramming, Danish animator and comics artist (Frederik, Chas, Motorskatten), dies at age 79. [5]

MayEdit

JuneEdit

  • June 6: Gianni De Luca, Italian comics artist (Commissario Spada), passes away at age 64.[8]
  • June 10: Jean Bruller, aka Vercors, French novelist, illustrator and comics artist (Le Mariage de Monsieur Lakonik), dies at age 89.[9]
  • June 10: Milorad Dobrić, Yugoslavian (Serbian) comics artist (Pera Pesak, Ljuba Truba, Kurir Fica, Slavuj Gilsa, Inspektor Zuca), dies at age 66. [10]

JulyEdit

AugustEdit

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

  • October 16: Henricus Kannegieter, Dutch illustrator and comics artist (made various one-shot comics in the 1930s), dies at age 93.[17]
  • October 23: Antonio Canale, Italian comics artist (Amok), passes away at age 76.[18]

NovemberEdit

DecemberEdit

Specific date unknownEdit

  • Jaap Lamberton, Dutch illustrator and comics artist (worked on Panda), passes away at age 45.[26]
  • Charles Popineau, French illustrator and comics artist (worked on the Le Crime ne Paie Pas and Les Amours Célèbres series), dies at age 65 or 66. [27]
  • Eugen Taru, Romanian illustrator, caricaturist and comics artist ('Barbăcot), dies at age 78.[28]

ConventionsEdit

AwardsEdit

First issues by titleEdit

DC ComicsEdit

Limited seriesEdit

Release: November.

Dark Horse ComicsEdit

Marvel ComicsEdit

Release: January
Release: January.
Release: December.
Release: October.
Release: March.
Release: July.
Release: December.
Release: July.
Release: July.
Release: October.
Release: June.
Release: May.
Release: April.
Release: September.
Release: August.
Release: October.

Limited seriesEdit

Release: September.
Release: July.
Release: November by Epic Comics.
Release: June by Epic Comics.
Release: June.
Release: May.
Release: May.
Release: July.
Release: September.
Release: November.
Release: June by Epic Comics.
Release: November.
Release: September.
Release: July by Epic Comics.
Release: December by Epic Comics.

IndependentEdit

Release: July by Cartoon Books
Release: January by Drawn and Quarterly
Release: April by Drawn and Quarterly
Release: by Rubber Blanket Press

Initial appearance by character nameEdit

DC ComicsEdit

Marvel ComicsEdit

Other publishersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://comicsuk.co.uk/forum/download/file.php?id=3908&mode=view
  2. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/f/frank.htm
  3. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/t/toonder.htm
  4. ^ "Graham Ingels". lambiek.net.
  5. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/b/bramming_frederik.htm
  6. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/s/samper_adolfo.htm
  7. ^ "Ed Dodd". lambiek.net.
  8. ^ "Gianni De Luca". lambiek.net.
  9. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/b/bruller_jean.htm
  10. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/d/dobric_milorad.htm
  11. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/c/cheneval_fernand.htm
  12. ^ "Art Sansom". lambiek.net.
  13. ^ "Rick Griffin". lambiek.net.
  14. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/c/coughlin_bing.htm
  15. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/g/good_edmond.htm
  16. ^ "Dr. Seuss". lambiek.net.
  17. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/k/kannegieter.htm
  18. ^ "Antonio Canale". lambiek.net.
  19. ^ "Tom of Finland". lambiek.net.
  20. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/b/bilek_franziska.htm
  21. ^ "Reginald Parlett". lambiek.net.
  22. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/c/colvin_neville.htm
  23. ^ "Alex Graham". lambiek.net.
  24. ^ "Sheldon Mayer". lambiek.net.
  25. ^ "Tony Strobl". lambiek.net.
  26. ^ "Jaap Lamberton". lambiek.net.
  27. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/p/popineau_charles.htm
  28. ^ "Eugen Taru". lambiek.net.
  29. ^ Stack, Peter. "Something Else," San Francisco Chronicle (27 Apr 1991), p. C4.
  30. ^ "'Rocketeer' lands at Comix Fair," Houston Chronicle (21 June 1991), p. 2.
  31. ^ "Rosemont to Host Comicon," Chicago Sun-Times (June 28, 1991).
  32. ^ Thomas, Keith L. "Comics Expo to Feature Creator of the Darker Side of Batman," The Atlanta Constitution (11 July 1991), p. D4.