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Lynn Johnston

AKA Lynn Ridgway

Born: 28-May-1947
Birthplace: Collingwood, Ontario, Canada

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Cartoonist

Nationality: Canada
Executive summary: For Better or For Worse

Father: Mervyn Ridgway
Mother: Ursula
Brother: Alan
Husband: Doug Frank (m. 1969, div., one son)
Son: Aaron Michael
Husband: Roderick John Johnston ("Rod", sep. Apr-2007, one daughter)
Daughter: Katherine Elizabeth

    University: Vancouver School of Art

    Order of Canada 1992
    Reuben Award Cartoonist of the Year (1985)
    Canada's Walk of Fame 2003

    Stripped (26-Mar-2014) · Herself

Author of books:
David We're Pregnant (1972, comic)
Hi Mom! Hi Dad! The First 12 Months of Parenthood (101 Cartoons) (1977, comic)
Do They Ever Grow Up? (1980, comic)
Is This "One of Those Days," Daddy? (1982, comic)
It Must be Nice to be Little (1983, comic)
I've Got the One More Washload Blues (1983, comic)
Just One More Hug (1984, comic)
The Last Straw (1985, comic)
Keep the Home Fries Burning (1986, comic)
Our Sunday Best: A For Better or for Worse Collection (1987, comic)
Pushing 40 (1988, comic)
Grandpas Are for Jumping On (1990, comic)
If This Is a Lecture, How Long Will It Be? (1990, comic)
What Me Pregnant? (1991, comic)
Happiness Is a Warm Puddle (1991, comic)
Things Are Looking Up... (1992, comic)
You Can Play in the Barn, But You Can't Get Dirty (1992, comic)
A Look Inside for Better or for Worse (1993)
There Goes My Baby: A For Better or For Worse Collection (1993, comic)
It's the Thought that Counts (1994, comic)
Starting from Scratch: A For Better or For Worse Collection (1995, comic)
Love Just Screws Everything Up (1996, comic)
Remembering Farley: A For Better or for Worse Special Edition (1996)
Middle Age Spread (1998, comic)
The Lives Behind the Lines: 20 Years of For Better or For Worse (1999, comic)
Sunshine & Shadow (1999, comic)
The Big 5-0: A For Better or For Worse Collection (2000, comic)
Graduation: A Time for Chance (2001, comic)
Reality Check: A For Better or For Worse Collection (2003, comic)
With this Ring (2003, comic)

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