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It’s 2014, so break out that 1975 Mighty Marvel Calendar


Much like history itself, calendars repeat themselves. Such is the case with 2014, which possesses the same days and dates as 2003, 1997, 1986, 1975 and so on. But for our purposes, it’s that last date that’s most significant, and perhaps the most groovy, as Mark Anderson points out that means comics fans can reuse the Mighty Marvel Calendar for 1975.

Why? Because it’s awesome. Where else would you be reminded today to ponder “Whatever Happened to Betty Brant?” or that the birthday of the late letterer Artie Simek was Jan. 6 (he passed away at age 68 on Feb. 20, 1975). Or that Jan. 28 was the Night Gwen Stacy Died?

Better still, the artwork is amazing (and amazingly retro). Anderson has posted scans of each of the months on his blog, but you can get a another peek below.

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