Matt Groening

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Matthew Abram Groening ( (listen) GRAY-ning; born February 15, 1954) is an American cartoonist, writer, producer, and animator. He is the creator of the comic strip Life in Hell (1977–2012) and the television series The Simpsons (1989–present), Futurama (1999–2003, 2008–2013), and Disenchantment (2018–present). The Simpsons is the longest-running U.S. primetime-television series in history and the longest-running U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matt Groening has received more than 4,680,883 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Matt Groening is the 10th most popular comic artist (up from 13th in 2019), the 703rd most popular biography from United States (up from 862nd in 2019) and the 4th most popular American Comic Artist.

Matt Groening is most famous for his creation of the animated TV series The Simpsons.

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Among comic artists, Matt Groening ranks 10 out of 174Before him are René Goscinny, Osamu Tezuka, Joseph Barbera, Carl Barks, Akira Toriyama, and Jean Giraud. After him are Peyo, Hugo Pratt, Bob Kane, Jack Kirby, Morris, and Zdeněk Miler.

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Among people born in 1954, Matt Groening ranks 20Before him are Jean-Claude Juncker, Kazuo Ishiguro, Oprah Winfrey, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Stieg Larsson, and Mario Kempes. After him are Ang Lee, Annie Lennox, Dieter Bohlen, Michael Moore, Harald Schumacher, and Ray Liotta.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Matt Groening ranks 703 out of 15,968Before him are Estée Lauder (1906), Martin Cooper (1928), Ed O'Neill (1946), Hugh Everett III (1930), Stephen Covey (1932), and Robert H. Goddard (1882). After him are James Tobin (1918), John Carpenter (1948), Robert Venturi (1925), David Copperfield (1956), John Searle (1932), and Omar Bradley (1893).

Among COMIC ARTISTS In United States

Among comic artists born in United States, Matt Groening ranks 4Before him are Stan Lee (1922), Joseph Barbera (1911), and Carl Barks (1901). After him are Bob Kane (1915), Jack Kirby (1917), Steve Ditko (1927), Will Eisner (1917), Don Rosa (1951), Winsor McCay (1867), Bill Finger (1914), and Charles M. Schulz (1922).