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Google changes its Doodle to celebrate the 94th Birthday of eminent cartoonist Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Laxman who was well known for his creation "The Common Man" and for his daily cartoon strip "You Said It" in Times of India.

Google pays a great respect to R K Laxman and his work by sketching out a black and white doodle in which Mr R K Laxman is sitting on a chair and sketching The Common Man in the canvas placed in front of him, with him standing behind it and holding a newspaper. Also we can see canvases on the right and a work desk on the left. The Google logo is displayed behind the sketch.

R K Laxman was an Indian cartoonist, illustrator and humorist. Some of his art works appeared in Hindi films as well. Also the famous TV show Malgudi Days includes his art work which was written by his brother R K Narayan.

R K Laxman was honored with multiple National and International Awards for his work like Padma Bhushan in 1973, Ramon Magsaysay Award in 1984 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2005.

The eminent personality passed away on 26th January 2015 at Pune. But the impression of his art work still exists in the hearts of the people.

Paying respect to his talent the Symbiosis International University has a Chair named after him which was established in 2011 under the faculty of Media, Communication and Design.