Born: 1942 August 2 in Newark, New Jersey, United States

Died: 2017 March 5 in ?

Biography: A biography by Lee Benaka and Dave Hunt, 'Dave Hunt: An Artist's Life' (BookBaby), was published in 2018.

Hunt assisted Frank Giacoia, Joe Sinnott, Mike Esposito, and Mike Ploog (with background inks) from 1972 to 1978.

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.

Not to be confused with the British editor of the same name.

The David Argo pen name was used for Underground comic books.

Some information in the GCD that came from Bails' Who's Who was originally provided by Dave Hunt.


    Dave Hunt Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Dave Family name: Hunt
    Disambiguation: artist, letterer

Other Names:

  1. David Argo Type: Pen Name
  2. Dave H. Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Dave Family name: H.
  3. Hunt Type: Common Alternative Name
    Family name: Hunt
  4. D. Hunt Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: D. Family name: Hunt
  5. David Hunt Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: David Family name: Hunt


  1. Rutgers University ? to ?

  2. Newark State College ? to ?


  1. B.A., Newark State College in None?


  1. D. H. [generic]
  2. D.H. [generic]
  3. D.H.
  4. Dave [generic]
  5. Dave Hunt [generic]
  6. DH
  7. DH [generic]
  8. Hunt [generic]
  9. HUNT

Art Influences:

Dave Hunt (b. 1942) stated influences by:
  1. Mike Esposito (b. 1927)
  2. Frank Giacoia (b. 1924)
  3. Joe Sinnott (b. 1926)


  1. User of - Benjamin Hunt
    Notes: Benjamin Hunt is a pen name shared by Andrea and David Hunt.
  2. Spouse - Andrea Hunt
    Notes: Husband and wife.