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Name:

    Leonard Starr Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Leonard Family name: Starr

Other Names:

  1. Donald Fraser Type: Pen Name

Schools:

  1. High School of Music and Art [NYC] ? to ?

  2. Pratt Institute [Brooklyn] ? to ?


Signatures:

  1. Leonard STARR [stacked] [generic]
  2. Starr
  3. Starr [generic]
  4. Starr (all caps)

Awards:

  1. 1960: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Story Comic Strip Division
  2. 1963: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Story Comic Strip Division
  3. 1965: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Cartoonist of the Year
  4. 1982: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  5. 1983: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Story Comic Strip Division

Art Influences:

Influences by Leonard Starr (b. 1925) were stated by:
  1. Kurt Busiek (b. 1960)
  2. Ted Galindo (b. 1927)
  3. Archie Goodwin (b. 1937)
  4. Richard Howell (b. 1955)
  5. Mike Vosburg (b. 1947)

Relations:

  1. Employee of - Chesler Studio (b. 1936)
    Notes: Did pencils and inks 1943.
  2. Employee of - Funnies, Inc. (b. 1939)
    Notes: Did pencils and inks, starting off as a backgrounder, then becoming an inker on some of Bob Oksner's work, then doing full art 1942 to 1943.