Svemirko, by Vladimir Delac

In 1946, Vladimir Delač sold his first cartoon to the humorous paper Kerempuh. He soon became a member of Kerempuh's editorial staff. In 1950, Vladimir Delač produced the first Yugoslav animated film 'Veliki Miting', together with Walter Neugebauer and Bordo. In 1952, Delač finished his own cartoon film 'Revija na dvorištu'. Comic strips were Delač's greatest passion however, and his first comic strip 'Vuna Kićo orasi Mićo' was published in 1950. In the following years, Delač published many comic strips in Vjesnikov Zabavni Tjednik, Petko and Miki Strip. His most popular character, 'Svemirko' the little hero from outer space, was born in 1957. Some of Delač's other characters include 'Viki and Niki', 'Marina' and 'Tramvajko'. Vladimir Delač continued to draw despite falling ill with cancer during his final years. He eventually succombed to the disease in early 1968.

Marina, by Vladimir Delac

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