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Joe Shuster (Joseph Schuster) was born on 10 July, 1914 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is a Writer, Art Department, Miscellaneous. Discover Joe Shuster's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Joe Shuster networth?

Popular As Joseph Schuster
Occupation writer,art_department,miscellaneous
Age 78 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 10 July 1914
Birthday 10 July
Birthplace Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date of death 30 July, 1992
Died Place Los Angeles, California, USA
Nationality Canada

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Who Is Joe Shuster's Wife?

His wife is Judith Ray Herring (24 December 1976 - ?)

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Joe Shuster Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Joe Shuster worth at the age of 78 years old? Joe Shuster’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from Canada. We have estimated Joe Shuster's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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2010

Several copies of the original Action Comics #1 have fetched, at auction, over a million dollars each since 2010.

1975

In 1975, after the Superman movie raised new interest in the character, the two men once again sued DC for recognition and royalties. DC, with much prodding from publisher/editor Carmine Infantino, re-instated Siegel and Shuster's name on the masthead as creators, and awarded the two men an annual stipend of $35,000.

1948

The case dragged on until 1948, when the two men settled for royalties only on the Superboy character. They were also required to sign away any future claims to the Superman character. Shuster was bitter about his treatment, and decided to leave the comics field.

1946

In 1946, Shuster and Siegel sued DC for a share of the rights to Superman (their lawyer was Albert Zugsmith).

1939

In 1939, DC editor Sheldon Meyer decided to give the two young men a chance, and published their character Superman a new comic title, "Action Comics". Superman was an almost immediate hit, spawning his own eponymous title within a year, then going on to be featured in virtually every type of media. Shuster and Siegel continued working on Superman for many years, but became increasingly resentful of the profits that DC-National made off their character (because of the practice at the time, the creators had signed away all rights to the character to the publisher).

1938

One of the creators of the comic book character Superman, who made his debut on June 1st, 1938 in Action Comics No. 1 and heralded in the 'Golden Age of Comics'. The original issue only cost 10 cents then, but a near mint condition copy can sell for $ 400,000 (in 2003) and is the most expensive comic book collectible.

1936

In 1936, they tried, unsuccessfully, to turn it into a daily comic strip. About the same time, both young men got a job working for DC-National (now DC Comics), working on such titles as Doctor Occult, Slam Bradley, and Radio Squad.

1920

Joe Shuster was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. At age 9 he and his family moved to Cleveland, Ohio, where he met and befriended his future partner Jerome "Jerry" Siegel. Siegel and Shuster were both avid science fiction fans, publishing a fanzine in the mid-1920s. It was during this period that they read Philip Wylie's book, "Gladiator", about a mysterious character with superpowers and invulnerability. They created a strip for their fanzine (Shuster drawing, Siegel writing) featuring a super-powered villain, but later made him into a hero.