|Birth: ||Sep. 27, 1840|
Landau in der Pfalz Stadtkreis
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 1902|
Considered the father of American political cartooning. He drew the cartoon using an elephant as the symbol for the Republican party. Along with Clement Moore he created our current image of Santa Claus. (bio by: Ron Moody)
Sarah Edwards Nast (1841 - 1932)*
Julia Nast (1863 - 1899)*
Cause of death: Yellow fever
He who practices his teaching is crucified.
(This inscription is the title of an etching by Thomas Nast. A gelatin silver reproduction of the etching, dated 1894, is at Princeton University.
New York, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 40.89521, -73.86384
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ron Moody
Record added: Jun 18, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6522488
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Added: Dec. 7, 2013
You brought down the Tweed Ring AND created Santa Claus. Congratulations on a life well lived. Requiescat In Pace!|
Added: Oct. 1, 2013
a sincere fan
Added: Sep. 27, 2013
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