Charles Addams

Cartoonist, TV Program Creator

1912 – 1988

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Who was Charles Addams?

Charles Samuel "Chas" Addams was an American cartoonist known for his darkly humorous and macabre characters. Some of the recurring characters, who became known as The Addams Family, have been the basis for spin-offs in several other media.

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Born
Jan 7, 1912
Westfield
Also known as
  • Charles Samuel Addams
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Colgate University
  • Westfield High School
  • Grand Central School of Art
Lived in
  • New York City
  • Westfield
Died
Sep 29, 1988
New York City

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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