Born: 1950 March 6 in Detroit, Michigan, United States

Biography: Al Milgrom (Allen L. Milgrom) is an American comic book writer, penciller, inker and editor, mostly for Marvel Comics. He is better known for his long run as editor of Marvel Fanfare; also for his contribution to various Marvel series, such as Peter Parker, The Spectacular Spider-Man (as writer, penciller, and inker), West Coast Avengers (four-year tenure as penciller), and X-Factor (long stint as inker). He assisted Murphy Anderson from 1972 to 1973.

Notes: Gemini pen name with Jim Starlin. To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.

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    Al Milgrom Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Al Family name: Milgrom

Other Names:

  1. Gemini Type: Pen Name
  2. M. Hands Type: Studio Name
  3. Milgrom Type: Common Alternative Name
  4. Allen Milgrom Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Allen Family name: Milgrom
  5. Allen L. Milgrom Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Allen L. Family name: Milgrom
  6. Ал Милгром Type: None


  1. University of Michigan ? to 1972


  1. A M [generic]
  2. A Milgrom (combined)
  3. A. M. [generic]
  4. A. M. (in sign) [generic]
  5. A. Milgrom [generic]
  6. AL [generic]
  7. Al Milgrom [generic]
  8. AM [generic]
  9. AM
  10. Gemini
  11. Gemini [generic]
  12. M [generic]
  13. M. [generic]
  14. Mil [generic]
  15. Milg [generic]
  16. Milgrom
  17. Milgrom [generic]
  19. MILGROM [G over the L in signature]
  20. MILGROM [regular Ms]
  21. milgROMita [generic]
  22. MILLER/GROM [generic]
  23. MILOROM [generic]


  1. 1974: Shazam Award - Outstanding New Talent
  2. 2017: Inkwell Awards - Special Recognition Award

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1992: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Single Issue
    X-Factor (1986 series) #87 [Direct]
  2. 1997: Eisner Award - Best Humor Publication
    Sergio Aragonés Massacres Marvel (1996 series) #1
  3. 2002: Squiddy Award - Best Comics Novella
    Ultimate Spider-Man Special (2002 series) #1

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: Harold of Orange (movie) - Role: actor - Year: 1984
    Employer Name : Film in the Cities
    Notes: Milgrom played the character "Anthropologist" in Richard Weise's short movie.

  2. Publication Title: Marvel Super Heroes Judge's Screen: A Hero's Guide to New York (other) - Role: artist - Year: 1984
    Employer Name : Wizards of the Coast
    Notes: Artist and designer for the game booklet.

  3. Publication Title: Marvel Super-Heroes (other) - Role: art director - Year: 1984
    Employer Name : TSR
    Notes: Designer for the gamemaster booklet.

  4. Publication Title: Spider-Man: Goblin Moon (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1999
    Employer Name : Putnam Boulevard
    Notes: Interior artwork (with Ed Hannigan) for Kurt Busiek & Nathan Archer's book.

  5. Publication Title: The Avengers Super Heroes Party 1984 Poster (other) - Role: artist - Year: 1984
    Employer Name : Marvel Press
    Notes: Inks (with Bob Hall pencils) for The Avengers Super Heroes Party Poster, with East/West Coast Contingent.


  1. Employee of - Crusty Bunkers (b. 1972)
    Notes: The artist did pencil and ink works for the studio in 1977.
  2. User of - Gemini
    Notes: Gemini is the joint signature of Jim Starlin and Al Milgrom.