[Image of: RSS Feed Icon] Toggle page view between regular and printer-friendly

Person Detail: Mell Lazarus

Is this YOU? Click here to request an update to your information.

General Information:
Full Name: Mell Lazarus
(1927-2016) Cartoonist, author. Mell Lazarus was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in Los Angeles, California. He is best remembered for creating the comic strips, "Miss Peach" and "Momma."
Author's Timeline:
1927 Kings County
Melvin Lazarus was born in Brooklyn, New York, on May 3, 1927. 
2016 (Unknown) County
Mell Lazarus died at his home in Los Angeles, California, on May 24, 2016. 
1964 (Unknown) County
The Boss Is Crazy, Too
(Pub: Dial ISBN: )
1957 (Unknown) County
Miss Peach
Comic strip which ran in syndication for forty-five years. 
1970 (Unknown) County
Comic strip which ran from 1970 until Mr. Lazarus' death. 
1986 (Unknown) County
The Neighborhood Watch
(Pub: Doubleday ISBN: 0385231709 / 978-0385231701)
1943 Kings County
Mr. Lazarus attended James Madison High School in Brooklyn, New York, but dropped out during his second year. 

Featured Events
Thursday, December 2
Gil de Biedma: According to the Verdict of Time
New York, NY
6:00 PM   |   View Details »
Friday, January 28
The Pleasures of Writing
Ossining, NY
4:00 PM   |   View Details »

Browse the NY Literary Events Calendar »
Browse the NY Special Events Calendar »
Browse National Recurring Events »

Explore New York
Albany Allegany Broome Cattaraugus Cayuga Chautauqua Chemung Chenango Clinton Columbia Cortland Delaware Dutchess Erie Essex Essex Franklin Fulton Genesee Greene Hamilton Herkimer Jefferson Lewis Livingston Madison Monroe Montgomery Nassau Niagara Oneida Onondaga Ontario Orange Orleans Oswego Otsego Otsego Putnam Rensselaer Rockland St. Lawrence Saratoga Schenectady Schoharie Schuyler Seneca Steuben Suffolk Sullivan Tioga Tompkins Ulster Warren Washington Wayne Westchester Wyoming Yates See NYC Lit Map Bishop, Elizabeth Cornplanter, Jesse Melville, Herman Clemens (Mark Twain), Samuel Cooper, James Fenimore Gardner, John Barnes, Djuna Harte, Francis Brett Douglass, Frederick Whitman, Walt Paine, Thomas Nabokov, Vladimir Millay, Edna St. Vincent Ali, Agha Shahid View NYC Lit Map Go to home page View NYSCA website
Bronx County New York County (Manhattan) Queens County Kings County (Brooklyn) Richmond County (Staten Island) Poe, Edgar Allan Kubrick, Stanley Hart, Moss Moore, Marianne Craig Kang, Younghill Stein, Gertrude Corso, Gregory Da Ponte, Lorenzo de Burgos, Julia Singer, Isaac Bashevis Hansberry, Lorraine Parker, Dorothy McCarthy, Mary Schomburg, Arthur A. Baldwin, James Cather, Willa Sibert View NYS Lit Map Go to home page View NYSCA website
[Please Wait Spinner] Please Wait...