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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 was an influential Belgian comics artist, whose best known comic strip creations are Gaston and Marsupilami, created while he worked on the Spirou et Fantasio comic strip from 1947 to 1969, during a period seen by many as the series' golden age. ...more

Age: Died at 73 (1924-1997)

Birthplace: Etterbeek, Belgium

Profession: Screenwriter, Cartoonist, Comics artist

Credits: Sur la piste du Marsupilami

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Benoît Peeters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Belgium
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Benoît Peeters is a comics writer, novelist, and critic. After a degree in Philosophy at the Sorbonne, he prepared his Master’s at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales under the direction of Roland Barthes. He holds a habilitation à diriger les recherches, i.e. a supplementary PhD ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: Paris, France

Profession: Novelist, Cartoonist

Credits: The Blind Owl, Le compte-rendu

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Benoît Sokal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Belgium
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Benoît Sokal is a Belgian comic artist and video game developer, best known for his comics series Inspector Canardo. ...more

Age: 61

Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium

Profession: Cartoonist

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Bob de Groot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cartoonists from Belgium
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Bob de Groot is a Belgian comics artist and writer, born on 26 October 1941 in Brussels, to Dutch and French parents. ...more

Age: 74

Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium

Profession: Cartoonist

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