Daniel Clowes

1961 - Today

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Daniel Gillespie Clowes (; born April 14, 1961) is an American cartoonist, graphic novelist, illustrator, and screenwriter. Most of Clowes's work first appeared in Eightball, a solo anthology comic book series. An Eightball issue typically contained several short pieces and a chapter of a longer narrative that was later collected and published as a graphic novel, such as Like a Velvet Glove Cast in Iron (1993), Ghost World (1997), David Boring (2000) and Patience (2016). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Clowes has received more than 352,946 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Daniel Clowes is the 164th most popular comic artist (down from 144th in 2019), the 11,987th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,216th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular American Comic Artist.

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Among comic artists, Daniel Clowes ranks 164 out of 174Before him are Bruce Timm, Carlos Ezquerra, Warren Ellis, Željko Pahek, Joann Sfar, and Dave McKean. After him are Joan Cornellà, Kevin Eastman, Bisco Hatori, John Romita Jr., Brian Michael Bendis, and Craig McCracken.

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Among people born in 1961, Daniel Clowes ranks 541Before him are David Lovering, Ayan Sadakov, Maja Haderlap, Mike Dunleavy, Tonči Gabrić, and Hiroshi Jofuku. After him are Chris Sawyer, Werner Koch, Sheila Kelley, Norberto Scoponi, Jun Suzuki, and Gary Winick.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Daniel Clowes ranks 11,987 out of 15,968Before him are Kristi Yamaguchi (1971), Jenna Presley (1987), Jon Corzine (1947), Jack Swagger (1982), The D.O.C. (1968), and Debbie Stabenow (1950). After him are Jonathan Knight (1968), MaliVai Washington (1969), George Clement Perkins (1839), Phil Bryant (1954), Sal Khan (1976), and Sue Ane Langdon (1936).

Among COMIC ARTISTS In United States

Among comic artists born in United States, Daniel Clowes ranks 42Before him are Walt Kelly (1913), Robert Kirkman (1978), Alison Bechdel (1960), Scott Adams (1957), Gary Larson (1950), and Bruce Timm (1961). After him are Kevin Eastman (1962), John Romita Jr. (1956), Brian Michael Bendis (1967), Craig McCracken (1971), Craig Thompson (1975), and Rebecca Sugar (1987).