Name:

    Frank Giacoia Type: Common Alternative Name

Other Names:

  1. Espoia Type: Pen Name
  2. Giacoia Type: None
  3. F. Giacoia Type: None
  4. Frank B. Giacoia Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Frank B. Family name: Giacoia
  5. Frankie Giacoia Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Frankie Family name: Giacoia
  6. Frank Ray Type: Pen Name
  7. Frankie Ray Type: Pen Name
  8. Phil Zupa Type: Pen Name

Schools:

  1. High School of Industrial Arts [NYC] ? to ?

  2. Art Students League of New York ? to ?


Signatures:

  1. Espoia [generic]
  2. F. G. [generic]
  3. F. Giacoia [generic]
  4. FG [generic]
  5. Frank Giacoia [generic]
  6. GIACOIA
  7. Giacoia [generic]

Awards:

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

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1965: Alley Awards - Best Giant Comic
    T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents (1965 series) #1

Art Influences:

Frank Giacoia (b. 1924) stated influences by:
  1. Milton Caniff (b. 1907)
  2. Jack Kirby (b. 1917)
  3. Mort Meskin (b. 1916)
  4. Alex Raymond (b. 1909)
  5. Noel Sickles (b. 1910)
  6. Alex Toth (b. 1928)
Influences by Frank Giacoia (b. 1924) were stated by:
  1. Dave Hunt (b. 1942)

Memberships:

  1. National Cartoonists Society Type: member


Relations:

  1. Employee of - Chesler Studio (b. 1936)
    Notes: Did pencils and inks dates unknown.
  2. Employee of - Iger Shop
    Notes: Assistant to Carl Hubbell 1941.