EC Segar’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 8, 1894

Death Date

Oct 13, 1938

Age of Death

43 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Oct 13, 1938



The cartoonist EC Segar died at the age of 43. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American cartoonist remembered most for creating the popular comic book character, Popeye. The Elzie Segar Award was created in 1971 to honor his contributions to cartooning.

He was married until his death in 1938.