American comic book artist (1927-2018)
Stephen J. "Steve" Ditko (November 2, 1927 – June 29, 2018) was a Ukrainian American comic book artist and writer. He was best known as the artist and co-creator, with Stan Lee, of the Marvel Comics heroes Spider-Man and Doctor Strange. He was born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
Stephen J. Ditko
November 2, 1927
Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States
|Died||June 29, 2018 (aged 90)|
New York City, New York, United States
|Occupation||Comic book artist, writer|
Ditko died at his New York City apartment from a heart attack on June 29, 2018 at the age of 90.
- ↑ Bell, Blake. Strange and Stranger: The World of Steve Ditko (Fantagraphics Books, Seattle, Washington, 2008), p.14. ISBN 1-56097-921-6
- ↑ Ukrainian-American Steve Ditko is acknowledged as one of the all-time great illustrators of comic books Archived June 10, 2015, at the Wayback Machine
- ↑ Steve Ditko, Spider-Man Co-Creator and Legendary Comics Artist, Dies at 90
- Steve Ditko on IMDb