Jack Kirby

Jack Kirby

Born Aug 28, 1917
  • Cartoonist, Writer, Artist, Inker, Editor, Screenwriter
Jack Kirby, born Jacob Kurtzberg, was an American comic book artist, writer and editor regarded by historians and fans as one of the major innovators and most influential creators in the comic book medium. Kirby grew up poor in New York City and learned to draw cartoon figures by tracing characters ...

Jack Kirby Stats


: The King, Jacob Kurtzberg, Jack 'The King' Kirby, Jack 'King' Kirby, Fred Sande, Jack Curtiss, Charles Nicholas, Curt Davis, Lance Kirby, Ted Grey


: Cartoonist, Writer, Artist, Inker, Editor, Screenwriter


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Aug 28, 1917 - Feb 6, 1994 (76 years old)

Place of Birth

: New York City

Date of Death

: Feb 6, 1994

Place of Death

: Thousand Oaks

Cause of Death

: Heart failure

Jack Kirby Film Roles

  1. Comic Book Confidential

Jack Kirby Film Appearances

  1. Comic Book Confidential
  2. Monsters Gone Wild

Jack Kirby TV Guest Roles

  1. Alter Ego
  2. Lessons in Fear
  3. Quest
  4. The Bounty Hunter
    Officer Day

Jack Kirby Books

  1. Kamandi: The Last Boy On Earth Omnibus, Vol. 2
  2. The Jack Kirby Omnibus, Vol. 2
  3. The Simon & Kirby Library: Science Fiction
  4. In the Days of the Mob