Kubert was born in eastern Poland in 1926 but, the area is now part of Ukraine since
WW2. The family emigrated to the USA the same year. Kubert starting drawing and writing
comics at an early age, probably 12. His first professional employment was at about 15 when he worked on a superhero character called VOLTON:
which went on to become a regular comic book afterwards with St John's
and a full color version later withDC:
Kubert's drawn characters were always invested with emotion, which appealed to readers of all ages and ensured his wide popularity as an artist.