Apple's Steve Jobs To Be Featured On U.S. Postage Stamp

The late tech icon is just one of several individuals slated to appear on stamps within the next year or so, including Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and Johnny Carson.

Apple founder Steve Jobs, a man who probably did as much as anyone to set in motion the slow but steady demise of snail mail, will be featured on a U.S. postage stamp, according to a document from the Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee.

The Jobs collectible stamp is slated for release in 2015 and is currently in design development, The Washington Post reports, citing the CSAC document.

Also in the works for 2015: Johnny Carson and characters from The Peanuts comic strip.

Later this year, music icons Jimi Hendix and Janis Joplin, slain gay rights leader Harvey Milk and basketball legend Wilt Chamberlain are among those who will appear on collectible stamps.

Even so, Susan McGowan, the U.S. Postal Service's executive director for stamp services and corporate licensing, tells the Post that the subjects "are subject to change" at any time.

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