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William Henry Griffith Edit Profile

also known as Bill Griffith

cartoonist

William Henry Griffith, American cartoonist. Recipient Pulcinella award 6th International Exhibition of Comics and Animation, 1984. Member National Cartoonists Society, Writers Guild of America, Cartoon Art Museum, since 1987.

Background

Griffith, William Henry was born on January 20, 1944 in Brooklyn. Son of James Louis and Barbara Marion (Jackson) Griffith.

Education

Student, Pratt Institute, 1962-1964.

Career

Cartoonist, East Village Other, New York City, 1969-1970;comic book cartoonist (comic books), Print Mint, Last Gasp, Rip-off Press, San Francisco, since 1970;founder, editor, cartoonist, Cartoonists Co-op Press, San Francisco, 1973-1974;cartoonist, co-editor, Arcade, the Comics Revue, San Francisco, 1974-1975;owner, cartoonist, Zipsynd, San Francisco, since 1976;cartoonist, National Lampoon, New York City, 1982-1984;cartoonist, San Francisco Examiner, 1985;cartoonist, Evangelical Presbyterian Dutton, Inc., New York City, 1985-1989;cartoonist, King Features Syndicate, New York City, since 1985;screenwriter, Pacific Arts Corporation, Beverly Hills, California, 1986-1987.

Works

Membership

Member National Cartoonists Society, Writers Guild of America, Cartoon Art Museum, since 1987.

Connections

Married Diane Noomin, November 18, 1980.

father:
James Louis Griffith

mother:
Barbara Marion (Jackson) Griffith

spouse:
Diane Noomin