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Cap co-creator's granddaughter asks you to remember him this April
Mar 6, 2014

We're now less than a month away from the release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and a descendant of one of the First Avenger's co-creators wants you to remember her grandfather when you're enjoying the flick.

Captain America co-creator and comics legend Joe Simon dead at 98
Dec 16, 2012

Legendary comics writer, artist, editor and publisher Joe Simon, whose work included the co-creation of Captain America and other Golden Age icons, passed away Thursday at the age of 98.

Captain America's creator reveals how he invented the Red Skull
Dec 14, 2012

It seems amazing that it's been 70 years since Captain America first appeared in comics, but what's even more amazing is that Joe Simon, who along with Jack Kirby created that hero, is still around at age 97—and he's just published an autobiography letting us know how that hero came to be, and a whole lot more!