Bringing Up Father was an influential American comic strip created by cartoonist George McManus (1884–1954). The humor centers on an immigrant Irishman named Jiggs. Distributed by King Features Syndicate, it ran for 87 years, from January 12, 1913 to May 28, 2000.
Date 31 January 1920
On 11 January 1941, James Joyce underwent surgery in Zurich for a perforated ulcer. While he at first improved, he relapsed the following day, and despite several transfusions and fell into a coma. He awoke at 2 a.m. on 13 January 1941 and asked for a nurse to call…Continue