Born: 1924 July 6 in Napoli?, Italy

Died: 1988 February 4 in United States?

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry. Pen name "Espoia" is divided with Mike Esposito.


    Frank Giacoia Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Frank B. Family name: Giacoia

Other Names:

  1. Espoia Type: Pen Name
  2. Frank Ray Type: Pen Name
  3. Frankie Ray Type: Pen Name
  4. Phil Zupa Type: Pen Name


  1. F. G. [generic]
  2. F. Giacoia [generic]
  3. FG [generic]
  4. Frank Giacoia [generic]
  5. Giacoia [generic]


  1. 2016: Inkwell Awards - The Sinnott Hall of Fame Award

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1968: Alley Awards - Best Full-Length Story
    The Silver Surfer (1968 series) #1