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William Woolfolk

Real Name
William Winston Woolfolk
Bill Woolfolk

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Date of Birth
June , 1917

Date of Death
July 20, 2003

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Personal History

Personal History of William Woolfolk is unknown.

Professional History

Bill Woolfolk contributed scripts for all of the major comic publishers in the 1940s, including: Captain Marvel for Fawcett, Blackhawk for Quality, Superman for DC and Captain America for Timely (later Marvel).


  • Though he did not create any major characters, he said he coined the famous line by Captain Marvel — "Holy Moley!"
  • Lou Fine called Woolfolk "the Shakespeare of comics."


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