Full Name: Jim Davis [James Robert Davis]
Profession: Garfield Cartoonist
Why Famous: Best known as the creator of the highly successful comic strip Garfield, which has been published since 1978 and grew to become the world's most widely syndicated comic strip.
2000-07-16 - Garfield cartoonist Jim Davis (54) weds Jill Davis
Historical Events in the Life of Jim Davis
1978-06-19 - Garfield, created by Jim Davis, 1st appears as a comic strip