Born: 1950 July 6 in Walsall, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom

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

Not to be confused with John F. Byrne, editor for Fiction House in the 1940s and 1950s.


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Name:

    John Byrne Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: John Family name: Byrne

Other Names:

  1. Ben Travoto Type: Pen Name
  2. Bjorn Heyn Type: Pen Name
  3. Byrne Robotics Type: Pen Name
  4. John Lindley Byrne Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: John Lindley Family name: Byrne
  5. Джон Байрне Type: None
  6. Джон Бирн Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Джон Family name: Бирн
  7. Джон Бърн Type: None

Schools:

  1. Alberta College of Art ? to ?


Signatures:

  1. Byrne
  2. Byrne [generic]
  3. Byrne '85 a la Kirby & Ayers '63 [generic]
  4. J Byrne [generic]
  5. J. B. [generic]
  6. Jack Byrne [generic]
  7. JB [generic]
  8. John [generic]
  9. John Byrne
  10. John Byrne [generic]
  11. John Never Say Never Again Byrne [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1980: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  2. 1986: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Penciller
  3. 1988: Premios Haxtur (Haxtur Awards) - Best Script
  4. 1992: Compuserve Comics and Animation Forum Awards - Best Achievement by a Writer & Artist
  5. 1992: Yellow Kid Award - Comic Illustrators and Authors
  6. 1993: Squiddy Award - Favorite Penciller
  7. 1997: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Penciller
  8. 2008: Joe Shuster Awards - Hall of Fame Inductees
  9. 2015: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1995: Eisner Award - Best Graphic Album - Reprint
    Hellboy (1994 series) #[1] - Seed of Destruction [First Printing]
  2. 1996: Thompsons - Best Graphic Novel
    Batman / Captain America (1996 series)
  3. 1996: Squiddy Award - Single Comic
    Batman / Captain America (1996 series)
  4. 1997: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Original Graphic Novel or Album
    Batman / Captain America (1996 series)

Art Influences:

John Byrne (b. 1950) stated influences by:
  1. Neal Adams (b. 1941)
  2. Frank Bellamy (b. 1917)
  3. Steve Ditko (b. 1927)
  4. Gil Kane (b. 1926)
  5. Jack Kirby (b. 1917)
Influences by John Byrne (b. 1950) were stated by:
  1. Steven Addlesee (b. 1958)
  2. Gary Barker (b. 1957)
  3. Eddy Barrows (b. 1974)
  4. Blackwell (b. 1960)
  5. Roger Cruz (b. 1971)
  6. Albert Deschesne (b. 1962)
  7. Benny Gugliotti (b. 1967)
  8. Mike Gustovich (b. 1953)
  9. Phil Hester (b. 1966)
  10. Dave Johnson (b. 1966)
  11. Fabio Laguna (b. 1977)
  12. Jae Lee (b. 1972)
  13. Jim Lee (b. 1964)
  14. Todd McFarlane (b. 1961)
  15. Danny Miki (b. 1963)
  16. Todd Nauck (b. 1971)
  17. Dan Panosian (b. 1969)
  18. Norm Rapmund (b. 1968)
  19. Tone Rodriguez (b. 1966)
  20. Terry Shoemaker (b. 1960)
  21. Aaron Sowd (b. 1970)
  22. Eric Stephenson (b. 1968)
  23. Art Thibert (b. ????)
  24. Terry Tidwell (b. 1954)
  25. Tim Townsend (b. 1970)
  26. Ethan Van Sciver (b. 1974)
  27. Chap Yaep

Relations:

  1. Relative - Kieron Dwyer (b. 1967)
    Notes: Step son, John Byrne was once married to Kieron Dwyer's mother, Andrea Braun Byrne.