RIP: Irwin Hasen, Golden Age Comic Artist and Creator of "Dondi"

Discussion in 'Entertainment and Movie Talk' started by Probe Droid, Mar 21, 2015.

  1. Probe Droid

    Probe Droid Master Member

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    Irwin Hasen, who created the comic strip Dondi and drew Green Lantern and Wonder Woman during the Golden Age, has passed at 96 from heart failure. I met this guy at NYCC many times, and he was always very nice to talk to. A gent.

    Very few of the old comics guys still left.
  2. vintageslant

    vintageslant Active Member

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    96 great innings. RIP Irwin and thank you.
  3. Wes R

    Wes R Legendary Member

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    RIP. The modern artists could really learn a thing or two from these guys quality wise.
  4. Michael Bergeron

    Michael Bergeron Legendary Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

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    Never knew of him (not a big comic book guy) but in the picture you posted I instantly recognized the art style from classics I read as a kid. RIP. Long life spent doing what he loved!
  5. Wheatbee

    Wheatbee Jr Member

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    They don't make them like him anymore. A real legend in the comic art community. He will be missed.

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