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R.I.P. Bil Keane

Written by Zechs on Wednesday, November 09 2011 and posted in News Archive
R.I.P. Bil Keane

Bil Keane, the creator of the comic strip, Family Circus, has passed away at the age of 89.

Keane passed away at home in Paradise Valley, Az. His comic strip is currently featured in over 1,600 newspapers across the country. Collections of the strips have sold near thirteen million copies worldwide. Keane first created the comic strip back in February 29, 1960.



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Zechs is the lord and master of The Toy Shed, Character Spotlight, and Cartoon Reviews. He's also an aspiring comic book writer trying to get some of his works published on the Outhouse. If there's any greater quality to Zechs, it's that he's an avid fan of comic book characters and would defend them to the bitter end against the companies that use them wrongly. Zechs walks the lonely path in Chicagoland area.


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