Darkhawk (Christopher Powell) – This Day In Comics ( @thisdayincomics)

Darkhawk (Christopher Powell) – This Day In ComicsDarkhawk (Christopher Powell) – This Day In Comics

Christopher Powell, Darkhawk, first appeared in Darkhawk #1 (January 1, 1991).

Written by
Danny Fingeroth

Art by
Mike Manley

Colored by
Joe Rosas

Lettered by
Joe Rosen

First appearance of Darkhawk. Chris Powell was the teenage son of Mike Powell, a cop, and Grace Powell, a District Attorney. Following his younger twin brothers, Jon and Jason, to the abandoned amusement park across from his home, Chris discovered his father taking a bribe from mob boss Phillipe Bazin. While trying to escape with his brothers from Bazin’s henchmen, Chris discovered an amulet that transformed him into the Darkhawk armor. When his father disappeared after Chris saw him, he swore to use the Darkhawk armor as an “Edge against crime.”

Siryn (Theresa Cassidy) – This Day In Comics ( @thisdayincomics)

Siryn (Theresa Cassidy) – This Day In Comics

Siryn (Theresa Cassidy) – This Day In ComicsSpider-Woman #37 – Who Am I?

Like her father, the X-Men’s Banshee, Theresa Maeve Rourke Cassidy is an Irish mutant who possesses a “sonic scream” capable of incapacitating and injuring an opponent’s hearing and sending powerful vibrations through the air. She can use these vibrations to fly. Theresa was raised by Banshee’s cousin and nemesis Black Tom Cassidy without Banshee’s knowledge. By her early teens, she left Black Tom and eventually joined the X-Men offshoots X-Force and later X-Factor. Siryn first appeared in Spider-Woman #37 (December 30, 1980), where she appears as a villain.

The Justice League – This Day In Comics ( @thisdayincomics)

The Justice League – This Day In Comics

The Brave and the Bold #28The Brave and the Bold #28 – Starro the Conqueror!

The Justice League first appeared in The Brave and the Bold #28 (December 29, 1959).

The Justice League of America first appear with Wonder Woman, The Flash (Barry Allen), Aquaman, Green Lantern (Hal Jordan), and the Martian Manhunter teaming to spare the denizens of Happy Harbor, Rhode Island, from the mental thrall of Starro the Conqueror.