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Norman Bridwell
Bridwell in 2011, holding a copy of the first Clifford the Big Red Dog book.
Bridwell in 2011, holding a copy of the first Clifford the Big Red Dog book.
Born (1928-02-15)February 15, 1928
Kokomo, Indiana
Died December 12, 2014(2014-12-12) (aged 86)
Edgartown, Massachusetts
Occupation Writer, philanthropist, illustrator
Nationality American
Genre Children's literature
Notable works Clifford the Big Red Dog
Spouse Norma Bridwell
Children Emily Elizabeth

Norman Bridwell (February 15, 1928 – December 12, 2014) was an American author, cartoonist, and philanthropist. He was best known for creating Clifford the Big Red Dog. Bridwell was born in Kokomo, Indiana.

Bridwell died on December 12, 2014 at the age of 86 in Edgartown, Massachusetts.


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