It is Jack Kirby's birthday, he would have been 96 years old today. It is impossible to overstate Jack's contribution to comics or twentieth century culture for that matter. Here is a small salute to the King.
|PFC Jacob Kurtzberg (1945)|
Criticised at the time, Jack's mid seventies run on Captain America is one of my fondest Bronze Age memories. So in honour of the King's birthday here is a trip down memory lane:
|Captain America #193 (January 1976)|
Pencil Art by Jack Kirby, inks: John Romita