E. C. Segar

Cartoonist, Comic Strip Creator

1894 – 1938

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Who was E. C. Segar?

Elzie Crisler Segar known professionally as E.C Segar was an American cartoonist, best known as the creator of Popeye, a pop culture character who first appeared in 1929 in Segar's comic strip Thimble Theatre.

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Born
Dec 8, 1894
Chester
Also known as
  • Elzie Crisler Segar
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Chester
Died
Oct 13, 1938
Santa Monica

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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