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List of notable or famous cartoonists from England, with bios and photos, including the top cartoonists born in England and even some popular cartoonists who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English 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 England is included when available.

Alan Moore and Ronald Searle are included in this list.

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

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Alan Moore is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cartoonists from England
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Alan Moore is an English writer primarily known for his work in comic books including Watchmen, V for Vendetta, and From Hell. Frequently described as the best graphic novel writer in history, he has been called "one of the most important British writers of the last fifty years". He has occasionally used such pseudonyms as Curt Vile, Jill de Ray, Translucia Baboon and The Original Writer. Moore started writing for British underground and alternative fanzines in the late 1970s before achieving success publishing comic strips in such magazines as 2000 AD and Warrior. He was subsequently picked up by the American DC Comics, and as "the first comics writer living in Britain to do prominent work ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Northampton, United Kingdom

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Alexander Williams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cartoonists from England
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Alexander "Alex" Williams is an English film animator and cartoonist. He is the son of animator Richard Williams. He has worked on numerous animated films, and is the author of the Queens Counsel cartoon strip in The Times. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 50

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

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Dan Abnett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cartoonists from England
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Dan Abnett is a British comic book writer and novelist. He has been a frequent collaborator with fellow writer Andy Lanning, and is known for his work on books for both Marvel Comics, and their UK imprint, Marvel UK, since the 1990s, and also 2000 AD. He has also contributed to DC Comics titles, and his Warhammer Fantasy and Warhammer 40,000 novels and graphic novels for Games Workshop's Black Library now run to several dozen titles and have sold over 1,150,000 copies as of May 2008. In 2009 he released his first original fiction novels through Angry Robot books. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 52

Birthplace: England

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Dennis Greenidge is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cartoonists from England
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Age: 67

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