|Richard F. Outcault|
AKA Richard Felton Outcault
Birthplace: Lancaster, OH
Location of death: Flushing, NY
Cause of death: Cirrhosis of the Liver
Remains: Buried, Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Glendale, CA
Race or Ethnicity: White
Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Yellow Kid
Creator of the first "modern comic strip", the Yellow Kid, though part of his debt in the form is to Rodolphe Töpffer.
Created the character "Buster Brown" in 1902.
The New York World Cartoonist
Risk Factors: Alcoholism
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