Don Rosa is an American comic book writer and illustrator best known for his stories about Scrooge McDuck, Donald Duck and other Disney characters. He was born in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. His most famous work is the comic series’, The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck, a twelve chapter story about his favorite character, was awarded the Eisner Award for Best Serialized Story in 1995.
Rosa has been nominated for Harvey Awards in five categories (more than any other creator for this year) for Uncle Scrooge comics: Best Writer, Best Artist, Best Cartoonist, Best Cover Artist, and Special Award for Humor in Comics, and nominated for an Eisner Award in the category Best Short Story. He is also credited as writer of three episodes of the popular Disney animated adventure series, TaleSpin.