Born: 1913 December 25 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

Died: 2000 February 20 in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, United States

Notes: First name spelled Elliott according to Social Security records and on the book he wrote about Al Capp. But spelled Elliot in almost all references to his comics work, the majority of which was not signed or credited. NY Times uses Elliot in their obituary.

To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.


    Elliott Caplin Type: Common Alternative Name

Other Names:

  1. Elliot Caplin Type: Common Alternative Name
  2. Elliott A. Caplin Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Elliott A. Family name: Caplin
  3. Elliott Arthur Caplin Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Elliott Arthur Family name: Caplin
  4. Elliot Type: Common Alternative Name
  5. Elliott Type: Common Alternative Name


  1. Ohio State University ? to ?

  2. Yale School of Fine Arts ? to ?

    Notes: Briefly.


  1. National Cartoonists Society Type: member


  1. Sibling - Al Capp (b. 1909)
  2. Sibling - Jerry Capp