John Romita Sr.

John V. Romita[1] (/rəˈmtə/; born January 24, 1930)[2] is an American comic book artist best known for his work on Marvel Comics' The Amazing Spider-Man and for co-creating characters including the Punisher and Wolverine. He was inducted into the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame in 2002. Romita is the father of John Romita Jr., also a comic book artist and husband of Virginia Romita, for many years Marvel's traffic manager.[3]

John Romita Sr.
Romita in 2006
Born (1930-01-24) January 24, 1930 (age 91)
Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Area(s)Penciller, Inker
Pseudonym(s)John Romita
Notable works
The Amazing Spider-Man, The Punisher
AwardsInkpot Award 1979
Will Eisner Award Hall of Fame 2002
Inkwell Awards Joe Sinnott Hall of Fame 2020
Spouse(s)
Virginia Bruno
(m. 1952)
Children2, including John Romita Jr.

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