Comic Strip Creator Bil Keane Of 'Family Circus' Has Died At Age 89
Reported by Outsiders - 03:09 PM 2011.11.09
Bil Keane of "Family Circus" fame, who started drawing the one-panel cartoon featuring Billy, Jeffy, Dolly, P.J. and their parents in February 1960, died Tuesday at age 89 at his longtime home in Paradise Valley, near Phoenix. His comic strip is featured in nearly 1,500 newspapers across the country.