Legendary comic creator Joe Simon has passed away at the age of 98, according to a post by his son on facebook.

Simon is most famous for creating Captain America with his frequent collaborator Jack Kirby. Working with Kirby he revolutionized superhero, horror, and romance comics, and his influence on comics as a whole is undeniable.

Our condolences to his friends and family. Let us know your favorite work or memories of Simon in the comments.

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