Leo Baxendale, British comics artist, Died at 86


Leo Baxendale was born on October 27, 1930, and died on April 23, 2017.

He was an English cartoonist and publisher.

He wrote and drew several titles.

Baxendale’s most famous creations are the Beano strips Little Plum, Minnie the Minx, The Bash Street Kids, and The Three Bears.

Himself and his wife Peggy had five children including Martin Baxendale who also became a cartoonist and worked on some of his father’s strips.

Leo Baxendale passed away at 86years old.