George Paul DiCaprio

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George Paul DiCaprio

Birthplace: New York, NY, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Leon DiCaprio and Olga DiCaprio
Ex-husband of Private and Private
Father of Leonardo DiCaprio

Occupation: writer, editor, publisher, distributor, and former performance artist
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About George Paul DiCaprio

George Paul DiCaprio (born October 2, 1943) is an American writer, editor, publisher, distributor, and former performance artist, known for his work in the realm of underground comix. He has collaborated with Timothy Leary and Laurie Anderson. He is the father of American actor Leonardo DiCaprio.

George Paul DiCaprio is an American comic book writer, editor, and major west coast underground comic book distributor.

DiCaprio was born in 1943 to an Italian American father, George Leon DiCaprio, and a German-born mother, Olga Anne Jacobs. He met Irmelin Indenbirken, a German immigrant, in college; the two later married and moved to Los Angeles. The couple had one son, American actor Leonardo DiCaprio, and divorced shortly after.

As a comic book author, DiCaprio is frequently associated with fellow underground comics artists Dori Seda, Robert Crumb, Rick Griffin, Gilbert Shelton, Victor Moscoso, Paul Mavrides and Harvey Pekar, and author Hubert Selby Jr. He also helped publish the underground comic Yama Yama/Ugly Head by Robert Williams and S. Clay Wilson in 1981.


   * Baloney Moccasins 1970

* Greaser Comics #1 1971
* Greaser Comics #2 1972
* Forbidden Knowledge Comics #1 1975
* Arcade: The Comics Revue #5 (Anthony and the Temptations) 1976
* Forbidden Knowledge #2 1978
* Neurocomics 1979 (with Timothy Leary and Pete von Sholly)
* Cocaine Comix #3 1981
* Hoo-Bee-Boo #1 1982

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George Paul DiCaprio's Timeline

October 2, 1943
New York, NY, United States
November 11, 1974
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States