Ziraldo Alves Pinto

Cartoonist, Film actor

1932 –

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Who is Ziraldo Alves Pinto?

Ziraldo Alves Pinto is a Brazilian author, painter, comic creator, and journalist. Normally known just as "Ziraldo", his books have sold about ten million copies, have been translated to many foreign languages and adapted to the theater and cinema. His children's books, such as the popular "O Menino Maluquinho",have also been the basis of successful films and television series in Brazil.

He and other progressive artists created the non-conformist comic newspaper "O Pasquim" during a period of military dictatorship in Brazil.

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Born
Oct 24, 1932
Caratinga
Also known as
  • Ziraldo
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Nationality
  • Brazil
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Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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