By HistoryNet Staff 10/11/2018 •
The first “official” comic book convention was known as this.
New York Comicon. Held in July 1964 at the Workman’s Circle Building. The Comicon was organized by two teenaged comic book fans. There were about 100 attendees.
HistoryNet.com is brought to you by World History Group, the world's largest publisher of history magazines. HistoryNet.com contains daily features, photo galleries and over 5,000 articles originally published in our various magazines.
© 2018 HistoryNet