Geek Of The Week: Jack Kirby

Geek Of The Week: Jack Kirby

With Avengers: Endgame in theaters, hopefully everyone has seen it. The late Stan Lee makes a cameo as he has in many Marvel movies, but less geeks know Jack Kirby. He was the Marvel illustrator that drew most of the artwork for the early comics Stan Lee wrote. There is some controversy over who wrote what, but its clear Kirby was a big contributor to Marvel Universe. He died of heart failure in 1994. He was 76 years old.

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