1943 in comics

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Notable events of 1943 in comics. See also List of years in comics.



Events and publications[edit]

Year overall[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

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October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Deaths[edit]

  • July 8: Jean Moulin, French resistance fighter and cartoonist, dies at age 44, after been captured by the Gestapo.
  • October 10: Charlotte Salomon, German painter and comics artist (Leben? oder Theater?: Ein Singspiel), is gassed to death in Auschwitz at age 26.
  • October 18: A.M. de Jong, Dutch novelist and comics writer (Bulletje en Boonestaak) is murdered by two SS soldiers in his own home, at age 55.[1]
  • Specific date unknown: Herbert Sydney Foxwell, British comics artist (Tiger Tim, The Bruin Boys, The Bunty Boys), dies in combat during his military service at age 52 or 53.[2]

First issues by title[edit]

Kid Komics
Released: February by Timely Comics, featuring Captain Wonder and Tim Mulrooney

Initial appearances by character name[edit]

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