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Robert Wayne Englehart,, American cartoonist. Finalist Pulitzer Prize, 1979; recipient Half-Life Mencken award Free Press Association, 1979, various awards Overseas Press Club, United Nations Population Institute, John Fischetti Contest, Planned Parenthood Connecticut. Member Association American Editorial Cartoonists, National Cartoonists Society.


Englehart,, Robert Wayne was born on November 7, 1945 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Son of Robert Wayne Englehart, Senior and Shirley Rose (Rogers) Bowers.


Student, American Academy Art, Chicago.


Cartoonist, illustrator, Chicago Today, 1966-1972;freelance artist, editorial cartoonist, Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, 1972-1975;editorial cartoonist, Journal Herald, Dayton, Ohio., 1975-1980;editorial cartoonist, Hartford (Connecticut) Courant, since 1980. Syndicated Los Angeles Times-Washington Post News Svc.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Never Let Facts Get In The Way of A Good Cartoon, 1979, A Distinguished Panel of Experts, 1985. Illustrator (children's book) 1,2,3 I Can Count, 1972. Cartoons have appeared in Time, Newsweek, New York Times, Washington Post, Playboy.

      Cartoons exhibited at Widener Gallery Trinity College, Hartford, 1988. Producer (video comic strip) Out There with Englehart, Connecticut Public television, 1986-1991, (New England Emmy award 1989, 90, first place award Connecticut Associated Press Broadcasters Association 1988, 89). Producer (sports video comic strip) Last Row With Englehart & McGrath, 1991-1995.

      Appeared in Broadway political comedi review Raucous Caucus, 1992.


Member Association American Editorial Cartoonists, National Cartoonists Society.


Married Judith Ann King (divorced 1986). Children: Mark, Sherri. Married Patricia Ann McGrath, March 16, 1947.

1 stepchild, Brian Loftus.

Robert Wayne Englehart Bowers

Shirley Rose (Rogers) Bowers

Judith Ann King

Patricia Ann McGrath

Mark Englehart,

Sherri Englehart,