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Dudley Watkins
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Born in Manchester, Greater Manchester
Born on 27th of February 1907
Died on 20th of August 1969

Born 1907. Died 1969 - English strip cartoonist and illustrator.

Studied at Nottingham School of Art. Created Desperate Dan for the Dandy (1937) and Lord Snooty for the Beano (1938). Created many picture serials including Treasure Island.

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