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Joe Shuster

 (1914 - 1992)
Joe Shuster was active/lived in New York, California, Ontario / Canada.  Joe Shuster is known for cartoons, illustration, comic book artist.

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Photo by Henry Mietkiewicz taken in April 1992

Biography   Joe Shuster


Joe Shuster (1914 - 1992)

Joe Shuster was the comic book illustrator who, with writer Jerry Siegel (1914 - 1996), created the character "Superman".

It debuted June 1, 1938, and is believed by many to be, "The most important comic-book character of the Twentieth Century and the very first superhero…" - Ron Goulart, page 320, Comic Book Encyclopedia. (1)

Shuster was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  He lived in the USA from the age of nine; first in Cleveland, Ohio; then New York City; and finally in Los Angeles, California where he died. (2)

His mediums were comic strips*, comic books and graphic novels.  His original art was created with pencil and pen & ink.  His subjects were detectiv   ...  Displaying 750 of 21266 characters.

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Joe Shuster Studio Action Comics #43 Story Page 2 Original Art (DC, 1941)
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Studio Superman Sunday Comic Strip #325 Signed by Joe Shuster (McClure Newspaper Syndicate, 1946).
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Superman Specialty Illustration Original Art (c. 1941)
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