George Herriman

George Herriman bio

Birth Name: George Herriman

Occupation: Cartoonist

Place Of Birth: New Orleans

Date Of Birth: August 22, 1880

Date Of Death: April 26, 1944

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: American

George Herriman was born on the 22nd of August, 1880. He was popular for being a Cartoonist. Influential cartoonist, most noted for his Krazy Kat comic strip. In 1997, the Ignatz Awards were created to commemorate Krazy Kat.

George Herriman was born in New Orleans. He worked as an amateur illustrator and engraver after finishing his High School studies. He bought his first Hollywood home for just $50,000.

George Herriman was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Herriman was born in 1880s.

George Herriman is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


George’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


George Herriman’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on George Herriman’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, George Herriman kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

George Herriman was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: George Herriman
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: George Herriman was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: George Herriman was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: George Herriman had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

George Herriman’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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