Obituary: John B. Duncan

Actor John B. Duncan (b.1923) died on February 8. Duncan appeared in numerous westerns, but is most notable for portraying Robin/Dick Grayson when he appeared in Batman and Robin in 1949. He also appeared in uncredited roles in Plan 9 From Outer Space and Spartacus.

Obituary: Jerry Robinson

Comic artist Jerry Robinson (b.1922) died on December 7. Robinson is best known for co-creating Robin, the boy wonder, and creating the Joker. Robinson also worked on the creation of Alfred and Two-Face. Robinson began working for Batman creator Bob Kane in 1939. In the 1970s, Robinson worked to get credit for his friends, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster for their part in creating Superman. Robinson is in the Comic Book Hall of Fame and has received lifetime achievement awards from the Cartoon Art Society and the National Cartoonists Society.