Famous Cartoonists from Belgium

List of notable or famous cartoonists from Belgium, with bios and photos, including the top cartoonists born in Belgium and even some popular cartoonists who immigrated to Belgium. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Belgian cartoonists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These cartoonists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known cartoonist from Belgium is included when available.

Examples of people on this list: Hergé, Pierre Seron and many more.

This historic cartoonists from Belgium list can help answer the questions "Who are some Belgian cartoonists of note?" and "Who are the most famous cartoonists from Belgium?" These prominent cartoonists of Belgium may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Belgian cartoonists.

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  • André Franquin (French: [fʁɑ̃kɛ̃]; 3 January 1924 – 5 January 1997) was an influential Belgian comics artist, whose best known creations are Gaston and Marsupilami. He also produced the Spirou et Fantasio comic strip from 1947 to 1969, a period seen by many as the series' golden age.
    • Age: Dec. at 73 (1924-1997)
    • Birthplace: Etterbeek, Belgium
  • Benoît Peeters (French: [petɛʁs]; born 1956) is a French comics writer, novelist, and comics studies scholar.
    • Age: 67
    • Birthplace: Paris, France
  • Benoît Sokal (born 28 June 1954 in Brussels) is a Belgian comic artist and video game developer, best known for his comics series Inspector Canardo, and the adventure game series Syberia.
    • Age: 69
    • Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
  • Bob de Groot is a Belgian cartoonist, born on 26 October 1941 in Brussels, to Dutch and French parents.
    • Age: 81
    • Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
  • Bob de Moor is the pen name of Robert Frans Marie De Moor (20 December 1925 – 26 August 1992), a Belgian comics creator. Chiefly noted as an artist, he is considered an early master of the Ligne claire style. He wrote and drew several comics series on his own, but also collaborated with Hergé on several volumes of The Adventures of Tintin. He completed the unfinished story Professor Sató's Three Formulae, Volume 2: Mortimer vs. Mortimer of the Blake and Mortimer series, after the death of the author Edgar P. Jacobs.
    • Age: Dec. at 66 (1925-1992)
    • Birthplace: Antwerp, Belgium
  • Dany, pseudonym for Daniel Henrotin (born 28 January 1943) is a Belgian comic book artist, best known for Olivier Rameau and Ça vous intéresse?.
    • Age: 80
    • Birthplace: Marche-en-Famenne, Belgium