Born today Nevio Zeccara
Nevio Zeccara (1 December 1924 – 8 April 2005) made his debut in 1952 with several aviation and fantasy stories for Il Vittorioso. In the 1960s, he did erotic comics like ‘Hessa’. In Il Giorno dei Ragazzi, Zeccara drew ‘Willy West’ and ‘Gigi Strip’. He joined the Giolitti studio and began a production for the foreign market, most notably ‘Star Trek’ for the United States. For the British market, he did ‘Battler Britton’ in Thriller Comics, war stories in War Picture Library and ‘Phantom for Five’.