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Biro, Val, 1921-2014

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Personal name headingBiro, Val, 1921-2014
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Variant(s)Biro, Balint Stephen, 1921-2014
Biro, B. S. (Balint Stephen), 1921-2014
Biro, B. (Balint), 1921-2014
Biro, 1921-2014
Associated countryGreat Britain
LocatedBosham (England)
Birth date19211006
Death date20140704
Place of birthBudapest (Hungary)
Field of activityIllustrated children's books Book cover art Magazine illustration
Profession or occupationAuthors Illustrators
Found inAuthor's Gumdrop, 1967, c1966: t.p. (illustrated by Val Biro)
Under the greenwood tree, 1966: t.p. (B.S. Biro; illustrator)
The terrible trumpet, 1966: t.p. (B. Biro; illustrator)
Tommy and the yellow submarine, 1971: t.p. (Biro; drawings)
Val Biro's WWW pages, Mar. 20, 2007 (b. Balint Stephen Biro, Budapest, Hungary, Oct. 6, 1921; children's author, artist and illustrator)
Guardian (online), viewed July 30, 2014 (Val Biro; b. Balint Stephen Biro, Oct. 6, 1921, Budapest; sent to London to study at the Central School of Art, 1939; d. July 4, 2014; children's author and illustrator who created Gumdrop, the adventurous vintage car; cover artist for hundreds of fiction and non-fiction titles from 1944 onwards; also had a 21-year spell illustrating for Radio times; lived in Bosham, West Sussex)
Associated languageeng
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