Dc Comics First Black Superhero?

Does DC have a black superhero?

Black Lightning

Jefferson Pierce is one of DC’s first black characters, known for breaking barriers in the industry.

Black Lightning is also a member of the Justice League, and is known for his incredible intelligence, that when Lex Luthor became president, Black Lightning served as his Secretary of Education.

Was storm the first black superhero?

Storm was one of the first black comic book characters, and the first black female, except for Misty Knight, who debuted in a comic dated March 1975, to play either a major or supporting role in the big two comic book houses, Marvel Comics and DC Comics.

Who was the first black superhero in movies?

Blade was the first Marvel superhero film produced with the intention of honoring the comic book that inspired it. It’s important as well that Blade was a black superhero, played by Wesley Snipes—one of the most popular black actors of the time.

Who was the black superhero?

Black Panther is the first Black Superhero to appear in a major American comic book. Black Panther is a member of the Avengers.