Gahan Wilson Rank
About Gahan Wilson
Gahan Wilson was known for his horror-themed cartoons. For five decades, his works appeared in some well-known publications like The New Yorker, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, and Playboy Magazine. Some of his popular works were titled “Everybody's Favorite Duck” and “Spooky Stories for a Dark and Stormy Night”.
- Nancy Dee Midyette (married in 1966)
His works earned him a number of laurels including:
- World Fantasy Awards – “Lifetime Achievement Award” – 2005
- World Fantasy Convention Award – 1981
Reports suggested that he suffered from dementia which later caused his death.
He has been an inspiration to other well-known cartoonists like John Callahan, Bill Plympton, and Gary Larson.
He, together with Byron Preiss, developed the computer game known as “Gahan Wilson's The Ultimate Haunted House”.
Gahan Wilson Rank
F.A.Q. about Gahan Wilson
When is his birthday?
Gahan Wilson's birthday is on February 8, 1930.
In how many days is his birthday?
Gahan's birthday is in 134 days
How old was Gahan when he died?
He was 89 years old.
When did he die?
He died in November 21, 2019.
How old would he be today?
Gahan Wilson would be 91 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Gahan from?
He was born in Evanston, Illinois, U.S..
Gahan Wilson's Popularity
Gahan Wilson was a famous American cartoonist, who was born on February 8, 1930. As a person born on this date, Gahan Wilson is listed in our database as the 78th most popular celebrity for the day (February 8) and the 140th most popular for the year (1930).
People born on February 8 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Gahan Wilson is the 2547th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Gahan Wilson's birthday, Gahan Wilson is the 17269th most famous American and ranks 20th in famous people born in Evanston, Illinois, U.S.
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