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Joe Simon (V) (1913–2011)

Joe Simon was born on October 11, 1913 in Rochester, New York, USA as Hymie Simon. He is known for his work on Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and Captain America: Civil War (2016). He was married to Harriet Feldman. He died on December 14, 2011 in Manhattan, New York City, New York. See full bio »

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 2016 Captain America: Civil War (comic book) (filming)
 2013 Marvel's Avengers Assemble (TV Series) (creator)
 2012 Avengers Assemble in the Playroom (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2010-2012 The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (TV Series) (comic book - 22 episodes)
- Emperor Stark (2012) ... (comic book)
- Yellowjacket (2012) ... (comic book)
- Ultron Unlimited (2012) ... (comic book)
- Assault on 42 (2012) ... (comic book)
- Powerless (2012) ... (comic book)
 2012 Ultimate Spider-Man (TV Series) (creator)
 2011 Captain America: The First Avenger (comic books)
 2011 Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Video Game) (characters)
 1994 Spider-Man (TV Series) (characters: Captain America, Red Skull - uncredited)
 1991 Captain America and the Avengers (Video Game) (characters)
 1990 Captain America (characters)
 1979 Captain America II: Death Too Soon (TV Movie) (characters - uncredited)
 1979 Captain America (TV Movie) (characters - uncredited)
 1973 Three Giant Men (character: Captain America - uncredited)
 1968 Major Tayfun (comic strip Captain America)
 1966 The Marvel Super Heroes (TV Series) (comic book & characters - uncredited)
 1966 Captain America (TV Series) (creator - uncredited)
 1944 Captain America (character - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He was comic book master Jack Kirby's regular creative partner and co creator of such series as "Captain America", "Boy Commandoes", "Guardian and the Newsboy Legion" and "Fighting American." See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jon Henery | Gregory Sykes

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I was 24 when I first started creating Captain America. It's been a guardian angel hanging over me my whole life. Everywhere I went - in the service or wherever - I wasn't Joe Simon; I was Captain America. It was like a cloud hanging over me, but a good cloud. I loved it. (in an interview with the Philadelphia Daily News in 2005)


Cocreator (with Jack Kirby) of the comic book hero Captain America in 1941. See more »

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