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George Tuska

Real Name
George Tuska
Carl Larson


Date of Birth
April 26, 1916

Date of Death
October 16, 2009

Place of Birth
Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America

Place of Death
Manchester Township, New Jersey

First publication


Personal History

Personal History of George Tuska is unknown.

Professional History

George Tuska (April 26, 1916 – October 16, 2009),[1][2] who early in his career used a variety of pen names including Carl Larson, was an American comic book and Newspaper comic strip artist best known for his 1940s work on various Captain Marvel titles and the crime fiction series Crime Does Not Pay, for and his 1960s work illustrating Iron Man and other Marvel Comics characters. As well, he drew the DC Comics newspaper comic strip The World's Greatest Superheroes from 1978–1982.


  1. Georgre Tuska at the Social Security Death Index via FamilySearch. Retrieved on 5 March 2013.
  2. "George Tuska". Asbury Park Press (Asbury Park, New Jersey). October 18, 2009. Archived from the original on 5 March 2013. Retrieved 5 March 2013. . Note: George Tuska at the Lambiek Comiclopedia erroneously gives death date as October 15

Further reading

  • Interview, Comic Book Marketplace #31 (Jan. 1996), pp. 25–33. Gemstone Publishing.
  • Tribute and Interview, *Comic Book Artist Bullpen #1, (Dec. 2003), pp. 4–19. RetroHouse Press

External links


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See Also

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