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Legendary comic book artist and founder of The Kubert School whose work included “Sgt. Rock,” “Hawkman,” “Tor,” and “Tales of the Green Beret.” His 2003 graphic novel, “Yossel: April 19, 1943,” garnered great acclaim.
He attended Manhattan’s High School of Music and Art with future collaborator Norman Maurer. They often cut class to pitch their work to various publishers.
He was inducted into the Jack Kirby Hall of Fame in 1997 by the Harvey Awards and the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame in 1998.
How did Joe Kubert die?
Joe Kubert, a titan among comic-book artists whose work stretched from the Golden Age of the superhero to the gritty realism of the graphic novel, died on Sunday in Morristown, N.J. He was 85. The cause was multiple myeloma, his son Adam said. Mr.
|Cause of death||Multiple Myeloma|
|Age of death||85 years|
|Profession||Comic Book Artist|
|Birthday||September 18, 1926|
|Death date||August 12, 2012|
|Place of death||Morristown, New Jersey, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|