Busiek graduated Syracuse University in 1982, but was already working in the comics field prior. Kurt Busiek presently resides in the Pacific Northwest. The writer is married and has two daughters.
Kurt Busiek has won multiple Eisner and Harvey Awards. Among his work at Marvel Comics, his run on Avengers, Marvels, and Untold Tales of Spider-Man are extremely significant. Busiek also created the Thunderbolts team and concept.
- 1998 Harvey Award for "Best Writer" for Avengers and Thunderbolts
- 1999 Eisner Award for "Best Writer" for Avengers
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