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Name:

    Milton Caniff Type: Common Alternative Name

Other Names:

  1. Paul Arthur Type: Pen Name
  2. Milt Caniff Type: Pen Name
  3. Milton Arthur Paul Caniff Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Milton Arthur Paul Family name: Caniff

Schools:

  1. Landon School of Illustrating and Cartooning [Cleveland] ? to ?


Degrees:

  1. B.A., Ohio State University in 1930

    Notes: Bachelor of Fine Arts.


Signatures:

  1. Milton Caniff [generic]
  2. Milton Caniff

Awards:

  1. 1946: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Cartoonist of the Year
  2. 1947: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Cartoonist of the Year
  3. 1957: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Silver T-Square Extraordinary Service Award
  4. 1960: Banshee's Award "Silver Lady Award" - [no name]
  5. 1971: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Elzie Segar Award
  6. 1971: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Cartoonist of the Year
  7. 1972: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Cartoonist of the Year
  8. 1974: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  9. 1978: Yellow Kid Award - Comic Illustrators and Authors
  10. 1979: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Story Comic Strip Division
  11. 1981: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Gold Key Award (National Cartoonists Society Hall of Fame)
  12. 1988: Eisner Award - Eisner Hall of Fame Award
  13. 1998: Inkpot Award - [no name]

Art Influences:

Influences by Milton Caniff (b. 1907) were stated by:
  1. Chuck Austen (b. 1960)
  2. Dick Ayers (b. 1924)
  3. Pat Boyette (b. 1923)
  4. Kurt Busiek (b. 1960)
  5. Daniel Clowes (b. 1961)
  6. Gene Colan (b. 1926)
  7. Dick Dillin (b. 1928)
  8. Jules Feiffer (b. 1929)
  9. Fred Fredericks (b. 1929)
  10. José Luis García-López (b. 1948)
  11. Dick Giordano (b. 1932)
  12. Edmond Good (b. 1910)
  13. Larry Hama (b. 1949)
  14. Don Heck (b. 1929)
  15. Phil Hester (b. 1966)
  16. Richard Howell (b. 1955)
  17. Ken Jackson (b. 1918)
  18. Bob Jenney (b. 1914)
  19. Bob Kane (b. 1915)
  20. Everett Kinstler (b. 1926)
  21. Warren Kremer (b. 1921)
  22. Steve Lieber (b. 1967)
  23. Harry Lucey (b. 1913)
  24. Rick Magyar (b. 1954)
  25. George Mandel (b. 1920)
  26. Fran Matera (b. 1924)
  27. Mort Meskin (b. 1916)
  28. Pete Morisi (b. 1928)
  29. Dean Mullaney (b. 1954)
  30. Jerry Ordway (b. 1957)
  31. Ray Osrin (b. 1928)
  32. Virginia Pearson (b. 1918)
  33. Hugo Pratt (b. 1927)
  34. Pat Redding (b. 1961)
  35. Nestor Redondo (b. 1928)
  36. John Romita Jr. (b. 1956)
  37. Javier Saltares (b. 1961)
  38. David Schwartz (b. 1954)
  39. Lew Sayre Schwartz (b. 1926)
  40. Howard Sherman (b. 1909)
  41. Dick Sprang (b. 1915)
  42. Tony Tallarico (b. 1933)
  43. Terry Tidwell (b. 1954)
  44. Alex Toth (b. 1928)
  45. Wayne Truman (b. 1936)

Memberships:

  1. National Cartoonist Society Type: president


Relations:

  1. Ghosted by - Stan Asch (b. 1912)
    Notes: Stan Asch did ghost pencil and ink work for Terry and the Pirates comic strip during the 1940s. Uncertain if it was for/with Milton Caniff or George Wunder or both.