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Chester Gould

Chester GouldBorn: 20-Nov-1900
Birthplace: Pawnee, OK
Died: 11-May-1985
Location of death: Woodstock, IL
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Oakland Cemetery, Woodstock, IL

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Creator of Dick Tracy

Created crime-fighting Dick Tracy, 4th October 1931, Trib-News Syndicate.

Father: Gilbert Gould
Mother: Alice Gould
Wife: Edna M. Gauger (m. 6-Nov-1926, d. 1994)
Daughter: Jean Ellen O'Connell (b. 1927)

    High School: Pawnee High School, Pawnee, OK (1919)
    University: Oklahoma A&M University (transferred)
    University: Northwestern University (1923)

    The Chicago Daily News
    Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity
    Reuben Award 1959
    Reuben Award 1977
    Edgar Allan Poe Award 1980

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