Born: 1949 month? day? in Pennsylvania, United States

Notes: Not to be confused with the American creator John Howard whose best known for the series Horny Biker Sluts.

The pen name T. B. Grover is sometimes used on collaborations with Alan Grant and sometimes used on solo work. F. Martin Candor pen name is used in collaboration with Alan Grant.

T. B. Glover pen name has its own Who's Who entry which is found here: (include the end period in the url to see the page).

To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.


    John Wagner Type: GCD Official (type is deprecated)

Other Names:

  1. F. Martin Candor Type: Pen Name
  2. Rick Clark Type: Pen Name
  3. T. B. Grover Type: Pen Name
  4. John Howard Type: Pen Name
  5. Keef Ripley Type: Pen Name
  6. Brian Skuter Type: Pen Name
  7. Mike Stott Type: Pen Name


  1. 1992: UK Comic Art Award - Career Achievement Award
  2. 1992: UK Comic Art Award - Best Writer
  3. 1999: National Comics Awards - Best Artist
  4. 1999: National Comics Awards - Best Writer
  5. 1999: National Comics Awards - Roll of Honor
  6. 2001: National Comics Awards - Best Writer in Comics Today
  7. 2013: Ελληνικά Βραβεία Κόμικς (Greek Comics Awards) - Exceptional Contribution Award

Art Influences:

Influences by John Wagner (b. 1949) were stated by:
  1. Andy Diggle (b. 1971)
  2. Warren Ellis (b. 1968)
  3. Garth Ennis (b. 1970)
  4. Dick Foreman (b. 1952)
  5. Alan Grant (b. 1949)
  6. Rob Williams (b. 1971)