Born: 1927 September 27 in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Biography: Jack Katz created the graphic novel series, The First Kingdom.
He did assisting work as a detail man for King Features Syndicate, Inc, from 1946 to 1951. His work primarily consisted of touching-up artwork for various comic strips within the King Features line-up of comics.
After his comic book career, Katz taught art and then sculpture at University of California at Berkeley.
Additional biographical information was published in the East Bay Times, "Jack Katz, an East Bay artist from the Golden Age of comics, continues to create" by Peter Hegarty, Bay Area News Group. Published: May 24, 2019 at 6:11 am | Updated: May 24, 2019 at 10:56 am, https://www.eastbaytimes.com/2019/05/24/jack-katz-an-artist-from-the-golden-age-of-comics-continues-to-create/.
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