from the Real World
Gardner Francis Fox was considered one of the most innovative and pioneering comic strip creators in the entire industry.
Gardner passed away on Christmas Eve, 1986 from natural causes.
Notable works / Creation:
- Golden Age: Sandman; Flash; Hawkman; Dr. Fate; Starman. The Justice Society of America
- Silver Age: Atom; Hawkman; Zatanna; Batgirl, The Justice League of America
- The idea for the SuperFriends (a child-friendly version of the JLA)
- - Best Script Writer (1962)
- - Best Book-Length Story (1962, with Carmine Infantino)
- - Favorite Novel (1963, with Mike Sekowsky)
- - Best Novel (1965, with Murphy Anderson)