Which Artist Shares Your Birthday?
Robert Walter Weir spent many mornings as a young man sketching at the American Academy of the Fine Arts in New York.
Born near Palos Verdes, Rick Griffin grew up in the surfing culture of southern California, which had a profound influence on his art. After high school, he worked on the staff of Surfer magazine and created the best-known surfing cartoon character of the time, Murphy.
Born in Pelham Manor, New York, James Montgomery Flagg attended several art schools, including four years spent at the Art Students League in New York City.