Anant Pai

Anant Pai (17 September 1929 – 24 February 2011), popularly known as Uncle Pai, was an Indian educationalist and a pioneer in Indian comics. He is most famous as the creator of two comic book series viz. Amar Chitra Katha, which retold traditional Indian folk tales, mythological stories, and biographies of historical characters; and Tinkle, a children's anthology.

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Anant Pai - Death
... Anant Pai died of a massive heart attack on the evening of 24 February 2011 ... He had been recovering from hip surgery which was necessitated following his falling down from the stairs a week prior to his death ...
Amar Chitra Katha - Creation and Creators
... The comic series was started by Anant Pai in an attempt to teach Indian children about their cultural heritage ... The above is an oft-told story of how ACK was founded beginning with ‘Uncle Pai’, in Mumbai in 1967 ... “They brought in Anant Pai” says Ananthram ...