Donald F. Glut’s birthday
Originally shared by Grand Comics Database
Don Glut (born 19 February 1944, USA) is a writer; film director, screenwriter, and actor; amateur paleontologist; and musician.
He wrote for comics from the end of the 1960s to 1980. He wrote stories for Warren’s black-and-white magazines and for anthology comic books at Archie, DC, Charlton and others.
Glut created and wrote three memorable features at Gold Key — ‘Dr. Spektor’, ‘Dagar the Invincible’, and ‘Tragg and the Sky Gods’.
At Marvel, he wrote ‘Solomon Kane’ stories in “The Savage Sword of Conan” and had runs on “Captain America” and “The Invaders”.
Among his many fiction and non-fiction books, he is well-known for his 1980 novelization of the film “The Empire Strikes Back” (now called ‘Star Wars Episode 5’).
At Wikipedia — https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_F._Glut
In the GCD — http://ow.ly/pVh93098PsN
(Jesse Santos painted the cover of “The Occult Files of Dr. Spektor” #1, May 1973)