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French comic strip artist and caricaturist
Cabu in March 2008.

Jean Cabut (13 January 1938 – 7 January 2015), better known as Cabu, was a French comic strip artist and caricaturist. He was best known for his work on the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo.

Cabu was born in Châlons-en-Champagne. His son was singer Mano Solo.

Cabu was among the victims who were killed in a shooting at Charlie Hebdo's Paris headquarters on 7 January 2015. He was 76.[1]


  1. "Charlie Hebdo : les dessinateurs Cabu, Charb, Tignous et Wolinski sont morts" (in French). Le Figaro. 7 January 2015. Retrieved 7 January 2015.

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