July 12, 2010 Harvey Pekar, writer of ‘American Splendor’ comic books, dead at 70 Leave a comment via nydailynews.com RIP, my friend. From your writings I learned to love Jazz even more. Thank you for sharing your life with us. You will be missed. Advertisements Share this:ShareFacebookTumblrGoogleTwitterPinterestLike this:Like Loading... Related Posted by merkprof.