Dithard Von Rabenau is a German comic artist and cartoonist, born in Halle, Sachsen-Anhalt. His cartoons and comics have appeared in many newspapers, including Die Weltwoche, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Hannoversche Allgemeine and Neue Luzerner. He began his comic strip 'Rabanaus Wundersame Erlebnisse' on a weekly base in the Frankfurter Allgemeinen Sonntagszeitung. Later on, it appeared daily in the Hannoverschen Allgemeinen. The strip is colored by his friend Arifé Aksoy. Several cartoon books with his work have been published since the 1960s, including a series by KOMA Verlag from 1998.