Born: 1916 April 26 in United States

Died: 2009 October 16 in United States

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

The Who's Who entry for the George Aksut pen name can be found here:
http://bailsprojects.com/bio.aspx?Name=AKSUT%2C+GEORGE

Aksut is Tuska spelled backward. It appears as a byline to the Shark Brodie feature by Fiction House and appears to have continued to be used by Fiction House for the feature after Tuska stopped working on the feature.


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Name:

    George Tuska Type: Name at Birth

Other Names:

  1. George Aksut Type: Pen Name
  2. Carl Larson Type: Pen Name

Schools:

  1. National Academy of Design [Dartmouth] ? to ?


Signatures:

  1. G. T. [generic]
  2. G.T. [generic]
  3. Geo. Tuska [generic]
  4. George Tuska [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1997: Inkpot Award - [no name]

Art Influences:

Influences by George Tuska (b. 1916) were stated by:
  1. Pete Morisi (b. 1928)
  2. Kevin Nowlan (b. 1958)

Relations:

  1. Employee of - Eisner and Iger Studio (b. 1936)
    Notes: Did writing, pencils and inks for the studio during 1939.