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Archie Goodwin

Real Name
Archie Goodwin

Date of Birth
September 8, 1937

Date of Death
March 1, 1998

Place of Birth
Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

Place of Death
New York City, New York, USA

First publication


Personal History

Personal History of Archie Goodwin is unknown.

Professional History

Archie Goodwin (September 8, 1937 – March 1, 1998)[1] was an American comic book writer, editor, and artist. He worked on a number of comic strips in addition to comic books, and is best known for his Warren and Marvel Comics work. For Warren he was chief writer and editor of landmark horror anthology titles Creepy and Eerie, and for Marvel he set up the creator-owned Epic Comics as well as adapting Star Wars into both comics and newspaper strips. He is regularly cited as the "best-loved comic book editor, ever."[2]


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Work History

Official Website

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Links and References

  1. Stump, Greg. "News Watch: Archie Goodwin Dies at 60," The Comics Journal #202 (March 1998), p. 27-28.
  2. Pilcher, Tim and Brooks, Brad, The Essential Guide to World Comics (Collins & Brown, 2005) ISBN 1-84340-300-5, p. 42

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Gerry Conway
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