Hank Ketcham

Hank Ketcham bio

Birth Name: Hank Ketcham

Occupation: Cartoonist

Place Of Birth: Seattle

Date Of Birth: March 14, 1920

Date Of Death: June 1, 2001

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Hank Ketcham was born on the 14th of March, 1920. He was best known for being a Cartoonist. Painter and cartoonist who created Dennis the Menace. In 1953, he won the Reuben Award. Early in his career, he worked on Fantasia and Bambi for Walt Disney .

Hank Ketcham was born in Seattle. He dropped out of the University of Washington after one year and hitchhiked to California, hoping to work for Disney. His most famous work, Dennis the Menace, was distributed in over 1000 magazines worldwide and in 19 languages.

Hank Ketcham was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Hank Ketcham was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Hank Ketcham 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".


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

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Personal Life

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

Hank Ketcham was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME: Hank Ketcham



Zodiac Sign: Hank Ketcham was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Hank Ketcham was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Hank Ketcham had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Hank Ketcham’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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