Born: 1950 August 4 in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Biography: Michael A. Gold is an American comics writer, editor and publisher. He was Group Editor and Director of Editorial Development at DC Comics, and co-founder, with Ken F. Levin, of First Comics.

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


Name:

    Mike Gold Type: GCD Official (type is deprecated)

Other Names:

  1. Gold Type: Family (type is deprecated)
  2. Michael A. Type: Given (birth) (type is deprecated)

Schools:

  1. Southern Illinois University ? to 1972

    Notes: Journalism


Awards:

  1. 2011: Hero Initiative Awards - Dick Giordano Humanitarian of the Year Award

Art Influences:

Mike Gold (b. 1950) stated influences by:
  1. Joseph Patterson
  2. Julius Schwartz (b. 1915)

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: Big K Magazine (magazine) - Role: writer - Years: 1984 - 1985
    Employer Name : IPC Magazines
    Notes: Articles' writer for the magazine. Editor for "The Shatter" comics strip in issue 12.

  2. Publication Title: Chicago Seed (newspaper) - Role: editor - Years: 1970 - 1974

  3. Publication Title: Chicago Tribune (newspaper) - Role: writer
    Employer Name : Tribune Company
    Notes: Articles' writer for the newspaper.

  4. Publication Title: Desktop Publishing Bible (book) - Role: writer - Year: 1987
    Employer Name : Waite Group and Sam's Press
    Notes: Contributing writer for the book edited by James Stockford.

  5. Publication Title: East Village Other (newspaper) - Role: writer
    Notes: Articles' writer for the underground newspaper.

  6. Publication Title: Fantastic Films (magazine) - Role: writer - Years: 1978 - 1981
    Employer Name : Blake Publishing
    Notes: Writer and artist for the magazine.

  7. Publication Title: How to Draw Monsters for Comics (book) - Role: writer - Year: 2001
    Employer Name : Renaissance Books
    Notes: Writer and artist.

  8. Publication Title: How to Draw Those Bodacious Babes of Comics (book) - Role: writer - Year: 2000
    Employer Name : Renaissance Books
    Notes: Writer and artist.

  9. Publication Title: London Oz (magazine) - Role: writer
    Notes: Articles' writer for the London version of the magazine.

  10. Publication Title: Los Angeles Free Press (newspaper) - Role: writer
    Notes: Articles' writer for the underground newspaper.

  11. Publication Title: MacUser (magazine) - Role: writer
    Employer Name : Dennis Publishing Ltd
    Notes: Articles' writer for the magazine.

  12. Publication Title: National Lampoon (magazine) - Role: artist - Year: 1970
    Notes: Cover artwork for the magazine's covers.

  13. Publication Title: Spy (magazine) - Role: writer
    Notes: Articles' writer for the magazine.

  14. Publication Title: Television Commercials (television) - Role: writer - Years: 1974 - 1977
    Notes: Producer and writer for television commercials.

  15. Publication Title: The Stamford Advocate (newspaper) - Role: writer - Year: 1999
    Notes: Writer of an article about homelessness in a wealthy American community.

  16. Publication Title: Various Radio Shows (radio) - Role: art director - Years: 1969 - 1976
    Notes: Newsman, disc jockey, talk-show host, director, and producer for various radio shows.

  17. Publication Title: Video Action Magazine (magazine) - Role: editor - Years: 1979 - 1982
    Notes: Manager from 1979-1981 and editor from 1980-1982.


Relations:

  1. Spouse - Ann Delary
    Notes: Former spouse.