|born on||15 November 1926 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )|
|Place||Ixelles, Belgium, 50n50, 4e22|
|Timezone||WET h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||22°05' 21°52 Asc. 00°23'|
Belgian comics artist best known for the comic series, Prince Valiant-inspired Chevalier Ardent (The Brave Knight, 1970-2001) and Les 4 As (1964-2004). His comics have been translated in many languages, including Dutch, German and Swedish.
In the 1990s, François Craenhals moved to Rivières-de-Theyrargues in the south of France, where he continued drawing his two series until his death on 2 August 2004 in Montpellier at age 77.
- Work : Prize 1976 (Prix Saint-Michel, Belgium, Best Story)
Michaël Mandl quotes Jany Bessière from birth record .
- Vocation : Art : Cartoonist
- Vocation : Art : Commercial artist
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist
- Vocation : Art : Other Art (Art Director)
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Prix Saint-Michel, Belgium, Best Story)