When Did Superman Comics Come Out?


When did Superman first appear in a comic book?

June 1938

Was Superman originally a villain?

Superman originally started as a bald villain

It’s certainly hard to believe, but Jerry Siegel and Joe Schuster’s Superman first appeared in 1933 in “The Reign of the Super-Man” as a bald-headed villain, bent on world domination, with the power to control people’s minds.

How much did the first Superman comic sold for?

Original Superman comic sells for record $3.2 million. For comic book collectors, it’s the Holy Grail. A pristine copy of Action Comics #1 — which introduced Superman for the first time — sold on eBay (EBAY) for $3,207,852, a record. When it originally hit newsstands in 1938, the comic sold for 10 cents.

Where did the idea of Superman come from?

Superman is born Kal-El on the alien planet Krypton. His parents, Jor-El and Lara become aware of Krypton’s impending destruction and Jor-El begins constructing a spacecraft to carry Kal-El to Earth.