Italian comic book author and publisher Sergio Bonelli passed away September 26, 2011. Born in 1932 Bonelli was the son of Gian Luigi Bonelli, the creator of the long running Western comic strip hero Tex Willer. Writing under the pseudonym Guido Nolitta, Bonelli wrote many Tex Willer adventures from # 183 on. Along with illustrator Gallieno Ferri, he also created Zagor in 1961.
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