Date: March 18, 2023 Time: 21:37:44
George Chaushov, the legendary Bulgarian cartoonist, illustrator and animator, has died. This was reported by the Union of Bulgarian Artists. The cause of death of the winner of numerous awards is not specified.
Chaushov was born in 1938 in Lome. In 1966 he graduated from the National Academy of Arts. He directed the cartoons “Grotesque” (1975), “Man” (1976), “Ears” (1977), “Mirage” (1981).
The most famous image of the artist is a flying boy in a blue cape with stars, he first appeared in 1960 on the screensaver of the first channel of the Bulgarian TV show “Leka nosh, detsa” (“Good night, children”) . , as well as “lulling several generations of Bulgarians to sleep”.