Open main menu

Notable events of 1993 in comics. See also List of years in comics.

Contents

EventsEdit

Year overallEdit

JanuaryEdit

FebruaryEdit

MarchEdit

AprilEdit

MayEdit

JuneEdit

JulyEdit

AugustEdit

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

NovemberEdit

DecemberEdit

DeathsEdit

JanuaryEdit

  • January 17: F. O. Alexander, American cartoonist, comics artist (Finney of the Force The Featherheads, continued Hairbreadth Harry) and key contributor to the design of the board game Monopoly, dies at age 95.[9]
  • January 28: Frans Funke Küpper, Dutch comics artist (Thijs Slof), dies at age 84.[10]

FebruaryEdit

MarchEdit

AprilEdit

  • April 5: Alberto Giolitti, Italian-American comics artist (worked on Star Trek comics, Tex Willer), dies in Rome at age 69.[19]
  • April 20: Charles Degotte, Belgian comics artist (Flagada, Les Motards), commits suicide at the age of 59.[20]
  • April 23: Bertus Aafjes, Dutch novelist, poet and comics writer (Mannetje Bagatel and Kleine Isar, de Vierde Koning with Eppo Doeve,[21] as well as Peter-kersen-eter (1943) and De Vrolijke Vaderlandse Geschiedenis (1948) with Piet Worm.[22]), dies at age 78.

MayEdit

JuneEdit

JulyEdit

  • July 12: Tibor Cs. Horváth, Hungarian comics writer and artist ( Roberto és Julika kalandjai), dies at age 67.[32]
  • July 20: George Wolfe, known for his strip Pops, dies at age 82.
  • July 28: Jacques Laudy, Belgian comics artist (Hassan & Kadour, worked for Tintin) and painter, dies at age 86.[33]
  • Specific date unknown: Al Bryant, American comics artist (worked on Gale Allen and Shark Brodie), passes away at age 76.[34]

AugustEdit

  • August 7: Jørgen Clevin, Danish TV presenter and comics artist (Rasmus), dies at age 63.[35]

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

  • October 20: Gaylord DuBois, American comics writer (Tarzan, Red Ryder, The Lone Ranger), dies at age 94.
  • October 28: Jacques Géron, Belgian comics artist (continued Yalek), dies at age 43.[38]
  • October 31: Federico Fellini, Italian film director and occasional comics artist and writer (Giacomino, Cico e Pallina, Geppi La Bimba Atomica, Viaggio a Tulun, Il Viaggio di G. Mastorna), dies of a stroke at age 73.[39]

NovemberEdit

DecemberEdit

  • December 10: Roland Davies, British comics artist, animator and painter (Come On, Steve, Sparks and Flash, Roddy the Road Scout, Jill Crusoë, continued Sexton Blake and Teddy Tail), dies at age 89.[43]
  • December 12: Franz-Werner Richter-Johnsen, German painter, graphic artist and comics artist (Detektiv Schmidtchen, Taró), dies at age 81.[44]
  • December 21: Zack Mosley, American comics artist (The Adventures of Smilin' Jack), dies at age 87.[45]

ExhibitionsEdit

ConventionsEdit

AwardsEdit

First issues by titleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/s/stearn_t.htm
  2. ^ https://facts.be/history/1993/
  3. ^ https://www.independent.co.uk/news/asterixs-home-village-is-uncovered-in-france-archaeological-dig-reveals-fortified-iron-age-1452580.html
  4. ^ http://hoaxes.org/af_database/permalink/asterix_village_found
  5. ^ "Tintin (1946-1988)". www.lambiek.net.
  6. ^ 2000 AD #842[permanent dead link] at Barney
  7. ^ "2000 AD". www.2000adonline.com.
  8. ^ [1] 'Nuff Said! Guest List Page 1
  9. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/a/alexander_fo.htm
  10. ^ "Frans Funke Küpper". lambiek.net.
  11. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/b/broca.htm
  12. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/v/verbeek_jacques.htm
  13. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/h/hancock_mal.htm
  14. ^ "Harvey Kurtzman". lambiek.net.
  15. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/d/draut_bill.htm
  16. ^ "Norman Mansbridge". lambiek.net.
  17. ^ "Alden McWilliams". lambiek.net.
  18. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/h/humphris_f.htm
  19. ^ "Alberto Giolitti". lambiek.net.
  20. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/d/degotte_c.htm
  21. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/d/doeve_eppo.htm
  22. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/w/worm-piet.htm
  23. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/z/ziegler_bill.htm
  24. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/a/anderson_lyman.htm
  25. ^ "Marge". lambiek.net.
  26. ^ "Vincent T. Hamlin". lambiek.net.
  27. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/p/pascal_jc.htm
  28. ^ "Arturo Moreno". lambiek.net.
  29. ^ "The History of Lambiek (1975-1980)".
  30. ^ https://www.dutchstudies-satsea.nl/deelnemers/ronald-herman-poelmeijer/
  31. ^ https://books.google.be/books/about/Is_Kuifje_in_Tibet_geweest.html?id=oELtGwAACAAJ&redir_esc=y
  32. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/h/horvath_tibor-cs.htm
  33. ^ "Jacques Laudy". lambiek.net.
  34. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/b/bryant_al.htm
  35. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/c/clevin_jorgen.htm
  36. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/p/park_neon.htm
  37. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/t/tendlar_david.htm
  38. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/g/geron.htm
  39. ^ "Federico Fellini". lambiek.net.
  40. ^ "Ross Andru". lambiek.net.
  41. ^ "Alberto Breccia". lambiek.net.
  42. ^ "John Stanley". lambiek.net.
  43. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/d/davies_roland.htm
  44. ^ https://www.lambiek.net/artists/r/richter-johnsen_fw.htm
  45. ^ "Zack Mosley". lambiek.net.
  46. ^ "Newswatch: Elfquest '93 Tour," The Comics Journal #156 (Feb. 1993).
  47. ^ Price, Michael H. "Harvey Kurtzman, Founder of Mad, Remembered as a Comic-Industry Giant," Ft. Worth Star-Telegram (March 06, 1993).
  48. ^ "Comics Convention Starts in Oakland," San Francisco Chronicle (02 Apr 1993), p. C14.
  49. ^ Black, Ian. "Zap! Kraaak! Pow! Comic culture has landed in Glasgow," The Times (18 Apr 1993).
  50. ^ Isaacs, Deanna. "Clash of the Comic Cons: Wizard World and the new C2E2 battle it out for the hearts and minds of local comics fans," Chicago Reader (April 15, 2010).
  51. ^ Newswatch: Greenhill Sues Great Eastern and Wizard," The Comics Journal #172 (Nov. 1994), p. 40.
  52. ^ Gary St. Lawrence. "The Peter David-Todd McFarlane Debate: Topic: Has Image Comics/Todd McFarlane been treated fairly by the media?". Comics Buyer's Guide #1044. November 19, 1993. Pages 92, 98, 102, 108, 113, 116.
  53. ^ Manning, Matthew K. (2010). "1990s". In Dolan, Hannah (ed.). DC Comics Year By Year A Visual Chronicle. Dorling Kindersley. p. 260. ISBN 978-0-7566-6742-9. Selina Kyle finally stole the spotlight in her first ongoing series by writer Jo Duffy and artist Jim Balent.
  54. ^ Manning "1990s" in Dolan, p. 261: "The Outsiders made their return in a new series courtesy of writer Mike W. Barr and artist Paul Pelletier."