Holy Octogenarian! Batman turns 80!

The Caped Crusader turns 80 years old today, March 30.

source: Wikipedia

Batman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character was created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger,[1][2] and first appeared in Detective Comics #27 in 1939. Originally named the “Bat-Man,” the character is also referred to by such epithets as the Caped Crusader, the Dark Knight, and the World’s Greatest Detective.[5]

Batman’s secret identity is Bruce Wayne, a wealthy American playboyphilanthropist, and owner of Wayne Enterprises. After witnessing the murder of his parents Dr. Thomas Wayne and Martha Wayne as a child, he swore vengeance against criminals, an oath tempered by a sense of justice. Bruce Wayne trains himself physically and intellectually and crafts a bat-inspired persona to fight crime.[6]

https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/batman-80th-anniversary-plans-unveiled-1192498

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/batman-80th-anniversary-comic-books-detective-comics-2019-03-30/

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