Born today Nadir Quinto
Nadir Quinto (26 November 1918 – 15 March 1994) was born in Milan, and attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Brera. He made his professional debut in 1946 in Il Corriere dei Piccoli. His work also appeared in Dinamite, Albi di Salgari, Festival and L’Intrepido. Between 1954 and 1964, he worked for the British market, doing illustration work and contributing ‘Robin Hood’ stories to Thriller Picture Library.