American writer and illustrator
Jack Kirby Rank
Jack Kirby Rank
About Jack Kirby
Jack Kirby was a renowned American writer, comic book artist and editor best remembered for being the co-creator of a number of famous characters such as Captain America, the Hulk and the X-Men. He is regarded as one of the greatest comic artists of all time.
He was born to Rose and Benjamin Kurtzberg. From 1942 to 1994, he was married to Rosalind Goldstein, with whom he fathered four children.
During his lifetime, his works won him a number of notable awards, including a Shazam Award in 1971 and an Alley Award in 1967. In 1987, he received an inaugural induction into the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame.
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Jack Kirby's Popularity
Jack Kirby was a famous American writer and illustrator, who was born on August 28, 1917. As a person born on this date, Jack Kirby is listed in our database as the 17th most popular celebrity for the day (August 28) and the 17th most popular for the year (1917).
People born on August 28 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Jack Kirby is the 543rd most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Jack Kirby's birthday, Jack Kirby is the 3698th most famous American and ranks 218th in famous people born in New York City, New York, U.S.
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