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Personal History

Carl Burgos was born Max Finkelstein in New York City. Burgos studied at the National Academy of Design in Manhattan, until he quit after one year because he said he couldn't learn enough.

Professional History

Burgos was an artist and writer who worked for Timely Comics, Atlas Comics and Marvel Comics. His first book at Timely was Marvel Comics #1, where he was the writer and artist who created the first Human Torch. In the same issue his good friend, Bill Everett created the Sub-Mariner. A short time later, he created another character, The Thunderer.

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