Born: 1908 November 27 in Brooklyn, New York, New York, United States
Died: 1980 September 7 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Biography: Fredric Whitney Ellsworth was an American comic book editor, and sometime writer and artist for DC Comics during the period known to historians and fans as the Golden Age of Comic Books. He was also DC's "movie studio contact", becoming both a producer and story editor on the TV series The Adventures of Superman.
Notes: Pen name "Richard Fielding" with Robert Maxwell.
To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.