On this day, September 19, 1975, John Malloy was born in Hanover Township, Pennsylvania. Malloy is self-taught in painting, pen and ink, design, and sequential art. He began working in his early 20s illustrating two works for Magic: The Gathering and his first graphic novel was Amnesia. His illustration and design work has been featured in a variety of magazines and he does advertising, packaging, CD covers, apparel, web work and posters.