Comic book artist, writer, and editor who co-created the superhero Captain America in 1940 with Joe Simon. The character was an instant hit with readers, selling more than one million copies with his second issue.
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|FULL NAME:||Jack Kirby|
|BIRTH DATE:||August 28, 1917|
|BIRTHPLACE:||New York City, NY|
|AGE:||103 years old|
Jack Kirby is a Comic Book Artist. He married Roz Goldstein in 1942. They had four children together: Susan, Neal, Barbara, and Lisa. He briefly attended the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn before serving in World War II. He then worked for virtually every publisher in town, including DC, Harvey Comics, Crestwood Publications, and Hillman Periodicals.
DID YOU KNOW He left Marvel for DC in 1970, where he devised the Fourth World saga, of which the New Gods became a pivotal part of DC continuity.
FACT He and Stan Lee co-created iconic Marvel Comics characters such as the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, and the Hulk.
SEE ALSO Jack Kirby’s net worth as of 2018.
Currently, Jack Kirby is 103 years old. He will celebrate his 104th birthday on a Tuesday, August 28th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Jack Kirby’s zodiac sign is Virgo. According to astrologers, Virgo’s life pursuit is to do the right thing and a secret desire to love and be loved in return. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, books, nature, cleanliness and dislike rudeness, asking for help and taking center stage. The strengths of this sign are: loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, worry, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.
Jack Kirby was born in the Year of the Serpent. Snakes are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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