Born: 1947 May 16 in State College, Pennsylvania, United States

Biography: Jenette Kahn is an American comic book editor and executive. In the 1970s, she edited a number of magazines such as 1970s Kids Dynamite and Smash. In 1976, she joined DC as publisher, and was promoted to President five years later. In 1989, she assumed, while retaining the office of president, the title of editor-in-chief, after stepping down as publisher. In 2002, after 26 years with DC, she left the company to pursue a career as a film producer.

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry. Birthplace indirectly from her brother's profile.


    Jenette Kahn Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Jenette Family name: Kahn


  1. B.A., Radcliffe Museum of Modern Art in None?

    Notes: Art History


  1. Jenette [generic]
  2. Jenette


  1. 2010: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  2. 2019: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1989: Squiddy Award - Favorite Single Issue of Any Series
    Sandman (1989 series) #3