Born: 1915 April 25 in New York City, New York, United States

Died: 1978 May 7 in Great Neck, New York, United States

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

Weisinger may have used the Mort Morton Jr. pen name in conjunction with Mort Meskin.


    Mort Weisinger Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Mort Family name: Weisinger

Other Names:

  1. Mort Morton Jr. Type: Pen Name
  2. Mortimer Weisinger Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Mortimer Family name: Weisinger


  1. Ed. [generic]


  1. 1978: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  2. 2010: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices

Art Influences:

Mort Weisinger (b. 1915) stated influences by:
  1. Arthur Conan Doyle
  2. Jules Verne
  3. Orson Welles
Influences by Mort Weisinger (b. 1915) were stated by:
  1. Cary Bates (b. 1948)
  2. Jim Shooter (b. 1951)


  1. Science Correspondence Club Type: member

  2. Science Fiction Fandom Type: member

  3. Society of Magazine Writers Type: member
    Notes: past officer

  4. The Sciencers Type: member

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: The Legion Companion (book) - Role: writer - Year: 2003
    Employer Name : TwoMorrows Publishing
    Notes: interview for Glen Cadigan's book