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  • 3rd appearance of Batgirl
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  • 1st appearance of Supernova
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  • Begin ongoing stories featuring Supergirl
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  • 1st and cover appearance of Rija, an alien
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  • 1st appearance of Terra-Man and his horse, Nova
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  • Series premiere of Supergirl's 1st solo title
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  • 1st appearance of Captain Horatio Strong, a character reminiscent of Popeye who gains his strength from an organic seaweed called Sauncha
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  • 1st appearance of ERG-1, a student comprised of anti-energy contained in a special suit (later becomes Wildfire)
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  • Origin of Nubia
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  • 1st team-up of Supergirl and Zatanna
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  • 1st appearance of Golden Eagle
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  • 1st appearance of Crav Nah, the father of Crav Nah
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  • 1st appearance of Tyroc
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  • Origin of Superman retold
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  • 1st appearance of Green Lantern of the 73rd Century
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  • 1st appearance of Faora Hu-Ul, a serial killer targeting Kryptonian males
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  • 1st appearance of Golden Glider
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  • 1st appearance of Supermobile
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  • 1st appearance of Microwave Man
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  • Origin of Flash's costume
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  • 1st appearance of Clown
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  • Whitman edition
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  • Death of Iris Allen
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  • Premiere issue of ongoing series
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  • 1st appearance of Rainbow Raider
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  • First published artwork at DC by George Perez
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  • 1st appearance of Typhoon in a Firestorm back-up story
  • * Typhoon was supposed to appear in the Firestorm title but it was cancelled along with many other DC titles in 1978
  • * the backup story was included in the Cancelled Comics Cavalcade (extremely rare) which was an anthology of cancelled stories that were collected by the creators, photocopied and distributed to very few colleagues
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  • Fan letter by Todd McFarlane published in the Metropolis Mailbag
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  • 1st appearance of Colonel Computron
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  • Fan letter by Todd McFarlane published in the Metropolis Mailbag
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  • Classic battle of Flash vs Professor Zoom
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  • Death of Professor Zoom
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  • 1st appearance of Captain Atom and General Wade Eiling
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  • 1st appearance of Dr. Spectro
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  • 1st appearance of Major Force
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  • 1st appearance of Death of The Endless in the DC Universe, outside of Vertigo
  • Cameo appearance of the death entity known as The Black Racer from Kirby's Fourth World
  • *Dream makes his first appearance in the DC Universe and third overall appearance in Swamp Thing #83
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  • 1st appearance of Payback, Mavis Trent, a S.H.I.E.L.D agent with a symbiote nourished by the emotion of happiness