Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 
New! Save your pages! » Create account

Hugo Eugenio Pratt (June 15, 1927 – August 20, 1995) was an Italian comic book creator who was known for combining strong storytelling with extensive historical research on works such as Corto Maltese. [1]

67 relations: Africa, Alberto Breccia, Alberto Ongaro, Amazon basin, Angoulême International Comics Festival, Angoulême International Comics Festival Media award, Angoulême International Comics Festival Prize for Best Album, Argentina, Benito Mussolini, Boris Karloff, Buenos Aires, Colorectal cancer, Comic book, Corriere dei Piccoli, Corto Maltese, Damiano Damiani, Dino Battaglia, Dire Dawa, Eisner Award, England, Ernie Pike, Ethiopia, Fernando Carcupino, Fleetway Publications, Fort Ticonderoga, Fort Wheeling, France, Francisco Solano López (comics), Grand Prix de la ville d'Angoulême, Grandvaux, Héctor Germán Oesterheld, Herman Melville, Italy, Jack London, James Fenimore Cooper, James Oliver Curwood, Jesuit Joe, Joseph Conrad, Kabbalah, Kenneth Roberts (author), Kidnapped (novel), London, Lucca Comics & Games, Lyman Young, Mario Faustinelli, Mato Grosso, Max & Moritz Prize, Milo Manara, Milton Caniff, Pif gadget, ..., Prix Saint-Michel, Rimini, Robert Louis Stevenson, Romagna, San Diego Comic-Con International, Schutzstaffel, Sergeant Kirk, Sin City, South Africa, South America, Switzerland, Treasure Island, United Kingdom, Venice, Will Eisner, World war, Zane Grey. Expand index (17 more) »

Africa

Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most-populous continent.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Africa · See more »

Alberto Breccia

Alberto Breccia (April 15, 1919 – November 10, 1993) was an Uruguay-born Argentine comics artist and writer.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Alberto Breccia · See more »

Alberto Ongaro

Alberto Ongaro (born 22 August 1925) is an Italian journalist, writer and comics writer.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Alberto Ongaro · See more »

Amazon basin

The Amazon basin is the part of South America drained by the Amazon River and its tributaries.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Amazon basin · See more »

Angoulême International Comics Festival

The Angoulême International Comics Festival (Festival international de la bande dessinée d'Angoulême) is the second largest comics festival in Europe after Lucca Comics & Games, and the third biggest in the world after Lucca Comics & Games and the Comiket.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Angoulême International Comics Festival · See more »

Angoulême International Comics Festival Media award

This media award was presented at the Angoulême International Comics Festival.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Angoulême International Comics Festival Media award · See more »

Angoulême International Comics Festival Prize for Best Album

The Prize for Best Album (Prix du meilleur album), also known as the Golden Wildcat (Fauve d'Or), is awarded to comics authors at the Angoulême International Comics Festival.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Angoulême International Comics Festival Prize for Best Album · See more »

Argentina

Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located in southeastern South America.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Argentina · See more »

Benito Mussolini

Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini (29 July 1883 – 28 April 1945) was an Italian politician, journalist, and leader of the National Fascist Party, ruling the country as Prime Minister from 1922 until his ousting in 1943.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Benito Mussolini · See more »

Boris Karloff

William Henry Pratt (23 November 1887 – 2 February 1969 Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 30 June 2013.), better known by his stage name Boris Karloff, was an English actor.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Boris Karloff · See more »

Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city of Argentina, and the second-largest metropolitan area in South America.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Buenos Aires · See more »

Colorectal cancer

Colorectal cancer (also known as colon cancer, rectal cancer, or bowel cancer) is the development of cancer in the colon or rectum (parts of the large intestine).

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Colorectal cancer · See more »

Comic book

A comic book or comicbook, also called comic magazine or simply comic, is a publication that consists of comics art in the form of sequential juxtaposed panels that represent individual scenes.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Comic book · See more »

Corriere dei Piccoli

The Corriere dei Piccoli (Italian for "Courier of the Little Ones"), later renamed Corriere dei Ragazzi ("Children’s Courier") and nicknamed Corrierino ("Little Courier"), was a weekly magazine for children published in Italy from 1908 to 1995.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Corriere dei Piccoli · See more »

Corto Maltese

Corto Maltese is a comics series featuring an eponymous character, a complex sailor-adventurer.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Corto Maltese · See more »

Damiano Damiani

Damiano Damiani (23 July 1922 – 7 March 2013) was an Italian screenwriter, film director, actor and writer.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Damiano Damiani · See more »

Dino Battaglia

Dino Battaglia (1 August 1923 – 4 October 1983) was an Italian comic artist, noted for a distinctive and expressive style, best known for his visual adaptations of classic novels.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Dino Battaglia · See more »

Dire Dawa

Dire Dawa (ድሬ ዳዋ, Dirre Dhawaa, lit. "Place of Remedy", Dir Dhabe, meaning "Limit of the Dir") is one of two chartered cities (astedader akabibi) in Ethiopia (the other being the capital, Addis Ababa).

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Dire Dawa · See more »

Eisner Award

The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, commonly shortened to the Eisner Awards, are prizes given for creative achievement in American comic books, sometimes referred to as the Comics Industry's equivalent of the Oscar Awards.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Eisner Award · See more »

England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and England · See more »

Ernie Pike

Ernie Pike is a comics series written by Héctor Germán Oesterheld and originally drawn by Hugo Pratt, starring a World War II and Korean War reporter.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Ernie Pike · See more »

Ethiopia

Ethiopia (ኢትዮጵያ), officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country located in the Horn of Africa.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Ethiopia · See more »

Fernando Carcupino

Fernando Carcupino (July 23, 1922 - 21 March 2003) was an Italian artist.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Fernando Carcupino · See more »

Fleetway Publications

Fleetway Publications was a magazine publishing company based in London.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Fleetway Publications · See more »

Fort Ticonderoga

Fort Ticonderoga, formerly Fort Carillon, is a large 18th-century star fort built by the French at a narrows near the south end of Lake Champlain in northern New York in the United States.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Fort Ticonderoga · See more »

Fort Wheeling

Fort Wheeling, or simply Wheeling, is the title of a comics series set in colonial North America, by Italian comics creator Hugo Pratt.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Fort Wheeling · See more »

France

France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and France · See more »

Francisco Solano López (comics)

Francisco Solano López (October 26, 1928 – August 12, 2011) was a comics artist.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Francisco Solano López (comics) · See more »

Grand Prix de la ville d'Angoulême

Every year, the grand prix de la ville d'Angoulême is awarded during the Angoulême International Comics Festival to an author for his body of work and/or for his achievement in the evolution of comics.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Grand Prix de la ville d'Angoulême · See more »

Grandvaux

Grandvaux is a former municipality in the Swiss canton of Vaud, located in the district of Lavaux-Oron.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Grandvaux · See more »

Héctor Germán Oesterheld

Héctor Germán Oesterheld (born July 23, 1919; disappeared and presumed dead 1977), also known as his common abbreviation HGO, was an Argentine journalist and writer of graphic novels and comics.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Héctor Germán Oesterheld · See more »

Herman Melville

Herman Melville (August 1, 1819 – September 28, 1891) was an American novelist, writer of short stories, and poet from the American Renaissance period.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Herman Melville · See more »

Italy

Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Italy · See more »

Jack London

John Griffith "Jack" London (born John Griffith Chaney, January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916) was an American author, journalist, and social activist.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Jack London · See more »

James Fenimore Cooper

James Fenimore Cooper (September 15, 1789 – September 14, 1851) was a prolific and popular American writer of the early 19th century.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and James Fenimore Cooper · See more »

James Oliver Curwood

James Oliver "Jim" Curwood (June 12, 1878 – August 13, 1927) was an American action-adventure writer and conservationist.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and James Oliver Curwood · See more »

Jesuit Joe

Jesuit Joe is a mysterious character who appears in the eponymous story of Italian comics creator Hugo Pratt.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Jesuit Joe · See more »

Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski; 3 December 1857 – 3 August 1924) was a Polish-British writer regarded as one of the greatest novelists to write in the English language.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Joseph Conrad · See more »

Kabbalah

Kabbalah (קַבָּלָה, literally "receiving/tradition") is an esoteric method, discipline, and school of thought that originated in Judaism.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Kabbalah · See more »

Kenneth Roberts (author)

Kenneth Lewis Roberts (December 8, 1885 – July 21, 1957) was an American author of historical novels.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Kenneth Roberts (author) · See more »

Kidnapped (novel)

Kidnapped is a historical fiction adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, written as a "boys' novel" and first published in the magazine Young Folks from May to July 1886.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Kidnapped (novel) · See more »

London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and London · See more »

Lucca Comics & Games

Lucca Comics & Games is an annual comic book and gaming convention in Lucca, Tuscany, traditionally held at the end of October.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Lucca Comics & Games · See more »

Lyman Young

Lyman W. Young (October 20, 1893 – February 12, 1984) was an American cartoonist who created the strip Tim Tyler's Luck.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Lyman Young · See more »

Mario Faustinelli

Mario Faustinelli (November 8, 1924 – July 31, 2006) was an Italian comic book artist and editor.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Mario Faustinelli · See more »

Mato Grosso

Mato Grosso (– lit. "Thick Bushes") is one of the states of Brazil, the third largest by area, located in the western part of the country.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Mato Grosso · See more »

Max & Moritz Prize

The Max & Moritz Prize is a prize for comic books, comic strips, and other similar materials which has been awarded at each of the biennial International Comics Shows of Erlangen since 1984.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Max & Moritz Prize · See more »

Milo Manara

Maurilio Manara (born September 12, 1945), known professionally as Milo Manara, is an Italian comic book writer and artist.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Milo Manara · See more »

Milton Caniff

Milton Arthur Paul Caniff (February 28, 1907 – April 3, 1988) was an American cartoonist famous for the Terry and the Pirates and Steve Canyon comic strips.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Milton Caniff · See more »

Pif gadget

Pif Gadget was a French comic magazine for children that ran from 1969 to 1993 and 2004 to 2009.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Pif gadget · See more »

Prix Saint-Michel

The Prix Saint-Michel is a series of comic awards presented by the city of Brussels, with a focus on Franco-Belgian comics.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Prix Saint-Michel · See more »

Rimini

Rimini (Latin: Ariminum) is a city of 146,606 inhabitants in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy and capital city of the Province of Rimini.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Rimini · See more »

Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Robert Louis Stevenson · See more »

Romagna

Romagna (Romagnol: Rumâgna) is an Italian historical region that approximately corresponds to the south-eastern portion of present-day Emilia-Romagna.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Romagna · See more »

San Diego Comic-Con International

San Diego Comic-Con International is a multigenre entertainment and comic convention held annually in San Diego, California.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and San Diego Comic-Con International · See more »

Schutzstaffel

The Schutzstaffel (abbreviated as SS), "protection squadron" or "defence corps"; also with stylized "Armanen" ''sig'' runes) was a major paramilitary organization under Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP). It began with a small, permanent guard unit known as the "Saal-Schutz" (Hall-Protection) made up of NSDAP volunteers to provide security for Nazi Party meetings in Munich. Later, in 1925, Heinrich Himmler joined the unit, which had by then been reformed and renamed the "Schutz-Staffel". Under Himmler's leadership (1929–45), it grew from a small paramilitary formation to one of the largest and most powerful organizations in the Third Reich. Built upon the Nazi ideology, the SS under Himmler's command was responsible for many crimes against humanity during World War II (1939–45). The SS, along with the Nazi Party, was declared a criminal organization by the International Military Tribunal, and banned in Germany after 1945.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Schutzstaffel · See more »

Sergeant Kirk

Sergeant Kirk, El Sargento Kirk or Sgt.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Sergeant Kirk · See more »

Sin City

Sin City is the title for a series of neo-noir comics by Frank Miller.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Sin City · See more »

South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost country in Africa.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and South Africa · See more »

South America

South America is a continent located in the Western Hemisphere, mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and South America · See more »

Switzerland

Switzerland (Schweiz;Swiss Standard German spelling and pronunciation. The Swiss German name is sometimes spelled as Schwyz or Schwiiz. Schwyz is also the standard German (and international) name of one of the Swiss cantons. Suisse; Svizzera; Svizra or),The latter is the common Sursilvan pronunciation.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Switzerland · See more »

Treasure Island

Treasure Island is an adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a tale of "buccaneers and buried gold".

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Treasure Island · See more »

United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and United Kingdom · See more »

Venice

Venice (Venezia; alternative obsolete form: Vinegia; Venetian: Venèxia; Venetiae; Benetke) is a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Venice · See more »

Will Eisner

William Erwin "Will" Eisner (March 6, 1917 – January 3, 2005) was an American cartoonist, writer, and entrepreneur.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Will Eisner · See more »

World war

A world war is a war involving some of the world's most powerful and populous countries.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and World war · See more »

Zane Grey

Pearl Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 – October 23, 1939) was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories that were a basis for the Western genre in literature and the arts; he idealized the American frontier.

New!!: Hugo Pratt and Zane Grey · See more »

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugo_Pratt

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »