Entertainer Jack Kirby

Jack Kirby

Living place: New York City

Birthday: 28-8-1917

Population of US 1917: 103,268,000

Global rank: #19090

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Entertainer Jack Kirby profile

Who is Entertainer Jack Kirby?
Pay homage to the comics artist, writer, editor, and co-creator of the superhero, Captain America, in 1940's Joe Simon. The character was an instant hit with readers, selling over a million copies with its second issue.
He left Marvel for DC in 1970, where he enjoyed great creative latitude and came up with the fourth world story, in which the new gods became an important part of DC continuity. .

Young / Before famous

He briefly attended the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn before serving in World War II. He later worked for most of the publishing houses in the city, including DC, Harvey Comics, Crestwood Publications, and Hillman Magazine.

Family life info

He was born into a poor family in New York City. He learned to draw by tracing characters in various comic books and caricatures. He married Roz Goldstein in 1942. They have the original level of four children together:. Susan, Neal, Barbara, and Lisa

Close relationship

Who is Boy (girl) friend/ wife (husband)/ darling Entertainer Jack Kirby?
He and Stan Lee co-created such incredibly successful Marvel Comics characters as the Fantastic Four, X-Men, and Hulk.

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Summary of Jack Kirby profile

When was Entertainer Jack Kirby born?
Jack Kirby birthday 28-8-1917 (death).
Where is Entertainer Jack Kirby's birth place, what is Zodiac/Chinese Zodiac?
Jack Kirby was born in New York City, New York- United States. is a Entertainer, whose Zodiac is Virgo, and who Chinese Zodiac is The Snake. Jack Kirby's global rank is 19090 and whose rank is 4 in list of famous Entertainer. Population of US in 1917 is about 103,268,000 persons.
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Events in 1917 and 28-8

Events in US in the birth year of Jack Kirby

  • U.S. declares war with Germany (Apr. 6). Background: World War I
  • "I Want You." James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracts thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty.
  • Between ten thousand and fifteen thousand blacks silently walk down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence (July 28). Background: civil rights

Birthday Jack Kirby (28-8) in history

  • Day 28-8 year 1609: British explorer Henry Hudson discovered Delaware Bay, USA.
  • Day 28-8 year 1850: Richard Wagner's opera, Lohengrin , premiered at Weimar, Germany.
  • Day 28-8 year 1922: The first commercial to be broadcast on radio aired on station WEAF in New York City. The ten minute advertisement for the Queensboro Realty Company cost $100.
  • Day 28-8 year 1955: Emmett Till, a black teenager from Chicago, was abducted and by white men after he supposedly whistled at a white woman in Mississippi. The case was reopened in 2005.
  • Day 28-8 year 1963: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his famous "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial to civil rights demonstrators.
  • Day 28-8 year 1968: Anti-Vietnam war protesters and police clashed in the streets of Chicago while the Democratic National Convention nominated Hubert H. Humphrey for president.
  • Day 28-8 year 1981: The Centers for Disease Control announced a medical task force had been formed to look into the incidence of Kaposi's sarcoma and pneumocystis in homosexual men. AIDS was later found to be the cause.
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