May 1st is Batman Day! Batman is a comic book superhero created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger. At first he was known as “The Bat-Man” (and sometimes still is) he is also known as “The Caped Crusader”, “The World’s Greatest Detective” and “The Dark Knight” among other titles. Batman’s secret identity is billionaire Bruce Wayne. He has no superpowers but uses his intellect, science, technology, wealth, fear, an array of martial arts and intimidation to defeat his enemies. Usually accompanied by his trusty sidekick Robin (Dick Grayson,) Batman is known for his honesty, loyalty, and indomitable will. He was named in IGN’s Top 100 Comic Book Heroes of all times just after Superman.
Here’s some fun Batman Trivia:
– Parents Names: Thomas and Martha Wayne
– First Bat-Villain: Catwoman
– Alfred the Butler’s last name: Pennyworth
Ok, I know you all know it, so let’s sing it together… Da na na na na na na na na… BATMAN!!!!!
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