Will Eisner: 1917-2005

January 4th, 2005 | comics talk

Will Eisner passed away on January 4th, 2005 at the age of 86 following quadruple bypass heart surgery.

Will Eisner was one of America’s few truly great pioneers in the comics form, and one of the originators of the literary modern graphic novel.

Eisner’s biography here.

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