Will Eisner bio

Birth Name: William Erwin Eisner

Occupation: Cartoonist

Place Of Birth: Brooklyn

Date Of Birth: March 6, 1917

Date Of Death: January 3, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Will Eisner was born on the 6th of March, 1917. He was famous for being a Cartoonist. American-born cartoonist and Entertainment legend that established the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame.

Will Eisner was born in Brooklyn. He studied at the Art Students League of New York, directly under prolific artist George Brandt Bridgman. In 1971, he was inducted into the Academy of Comic Book Arts Hall of Fame.

Will Eisner was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Will Eisner was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

William Erwin Eisner is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Will’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Will Eisner’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Will Eisner’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Will Eisner kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Will Eisner was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Erwin Eisner
NICKNAME: Grandfather of the Graphic Novel, William Erwin Eisner, Will Eisner
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Will Eisner was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Will Eisner was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Will Eisner had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Will Eisner’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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