Born: 1913 October 11 in Rochester, New York, United States

Died: 2011 December 14 in New York City, New York, United States

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

The World Encyclopedia of Comics and Lambiek Comiclopedia (Lambiek Comiclopedia. "Joe Simon." Retrieved February 16, 2018.) both give Simon's birth year as 1915.

Jon Henri is a pen name usually used with Jack Kirby.


    Joe Simon Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Joe Family name: Simon

Other Names:

  1. Jon Henery Type: Pen Name
  2. Jon Henri Type: Pen Name
  3. Hymie Simon Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Hymie Family name: Simon
  4. Joseph Henry Simon Type: Changed Name
    Given name: Joseph Henry Family name: Simon
  5. Gregory Sykes Type: Pen Name


  1. Syracuse University ? to ?


  1. Chester Gould [generic]
  2. Jon Henri
  3. Simon [generic]
  4. Simon


  1. 1998: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  2. 1999: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices
  3. 2013: Inkwell Awards - The Sinnott Hall of Fame Award

Art Influences:

Influences by Joe Simon (b. 1913) were stated by:
  1. Jack Kirby (b. 1917)
  2. Roy Thomas (b. 1940)


  1. User - Jon Henri
    Notes: With Jack Kirby.