Dudley D. Watkins

Died aged 62

Dudley Dexter Watkins (27 February 1907 – 20 August 1969) was an English cartoonist and illustrator. He is best known for his characters Oor Wullie and The Broons; comic strips featuring them have appeared in Scottish newspaper The Sunday Post since 1936, along with annual compilations. Watkins also illustrated for comics such as The Beano, The Dandy, The Beezer and Topper, and provided illustrations for Christian stories. Watkins was posthumously inducted into the British Comic Awards Hall of Fame in 2015.

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Dudley D. Watkins 1907-1969 Cartoonist of Oor Wullie & The Broons lived and worked here

Reres Road, Broughty Ferry, United Kingdom where they lived and worked