Sheldon Dorf

 

Age: 76

 

Summary: founder of the world-famous Comic-Con International comic book convention, in which today the convention draws 125,000 fans a year and is a major gathering for comic book fans, artists, writers, and movie stars.

 

 

Cause of Death: Kidney failure

 

Born: July 5, 1933

 

Died: November 3, 2009

 

Location: San Diego, California