Gardner Fox

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Birthday
20, 1911
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Dec 24, 1986 (75)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
20, 1911
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Dec 24, 1986 (75)

About

Twentieth-century comic book author known for his work with DC Comics. He most famously worked on the Batman, The Flash, Sandman, Justice Society of America, and Hawkman comics.

Before Fame

He studied law at New York City's St. John's College. During the Great Depression era, he gave up his legal career to work for DC Comics.

Trivia

He published short stories and novels under such pen names as Tex Slade, Robert Starr, and Jefferson Cooper.

Family Life

He was raised in a Roman Catholic family in New York City.

Associated With

As a child, he was inspired by the work of Edgar Rice Burroughs.

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