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Encyclopedia > The Comet (Archie)

The Comet was a superhero who first appeared in Pep Comics #1 in January, 1940. Possibly the first superhero killed in the line of duty, he died in issue #17 (July, 1941), which also introduced his brother, a brutal hero called the Hangman. Superman and Batman: Worlds Finest Heroes. ... The publication Pep Comics was a comic book from MLJ Magazines (later called Archie Comics after the companys most durable character), published from January, 1940, to March, 1987. ... 1940 (MCMXL) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... For the movie, see 1941 (film) 1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Because death stops no one in the comics except Spider-Man's Uncle Ben, the company used the character again despite his death, possibly to renew copyright and ownership of the character. Twenty-five years after his death, his origin was repeated in The Mighty Crusaders #2 (1966) and again in the two-issue series The Comet (October-December, 1983). Spider-Man swinging around his hometown, New York City. ... Benjamin Uncle Ben Parker is a fictional character in the Marvel Universe published by Marvel Comics. ... The Mighty Crusaders is an Archie Comics superhero team. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link goes to calendar) // Events January January 1 - In a coup, Colonel Jean-Bédel Bokassa ousts president David Dacko and takes over the Central African Republic. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


DC Comics licensed the Comet and other members of the Mighty Crusaders, calling them simply the Crusaders, for its Impact Comics line. The Comet series from DC lasted for eighteen issues from July, 1991, to December, 1992, plus The Comet Annual #1. The eight-issue series The Crusaders ended the same month. The current DC Comics logo, adopted in May 2005. ... The Mighty Crusaders is an Archie Comics superhero team. ... Impact Comics was an imprint of DC Comics that was aimed at younger audiences. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ...


 
 

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