Winsor McCay

Winsor McCay bio

Birth Name: Winsor McCay

Occupation: Cartoonist

Place Of Birth: MI

Date Of Birth: September 26, 1871

Date Of Death: July 26, 1934

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Winsor McCay was born on the 26th of September, 1871. He was famous for being a Cartoonist. Pioneering comic strip artist, cartoonist and animator who created the elegant strip Little Nemo in Slumberland.

Winsor McCay was born in MI. He got his start in the Midwestern states as a graphic designer of posters and advertisements. Soon thereafter, he began creating comic strips for the Cincinnati Enquirer. His New York Herald comic strip, Little Nemo, was hugely successful and gave him the freedom to work the vaudeville circuit as a speed-drawing chalk artist.

Winsor McCay was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Winsor McCay was born in 1870s.

Winsor McCay 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Winsor McCay was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Winsor McCay
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Winsor McCay was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Winsor McCay was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Winsor McCay had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Winsor McCay’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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