Chaykin was born in Newark, New Jersey. He graduated from Jamaica High School at age 16. He attended Columbia College in Chicago but dropped out. Chaykin has been married three times and is three times divorced.
Howard Chaykin is an American comic book artist. He began his career in 1972 working for Infinity Magazine. Later he was hired by Marvel Comics to work on the title Fear. His first published work for DC Comics was in 1972 on the title Forbidden Tales of Dark Mansion. Later on, he worked in many titles such as Tarzan, Star-Spangles War Stories, Sword of Sorcery, Weird Worlds, Superman, The Shadow, Detective Comics and many more.
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- Howard Chaykin's Images as a Penciler
- Howard Chaykin's Images as an Inker
- Howard Chaykin's Images as a Cover Artist
- Howard Chaykin's Images as a Colourist