It’s a Bird-day, it’s a Plane-day, no, no, it’s a Superman-Day. One of the oldest and most loved comic characters of DC Comics, Superman has an interesting history. He made his first appearance in 1938 by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. Since then he is unmistakable with his red “S” sign on the chest. There have many changes that the character went through too. Many a actors have played the character like Christopher Reeve to Henry Cavill and enthralls youngsters and adults alike. Here are some amazing facts about Superman that would definitely intrigue you too :
1. Superman is a superhero who appeared in Radio serials across the world too.
2. Superman’s birth name is Kal-El given to him by his parents.
3. The full name that Kal-El was given on Earth was Clark Joseph Kent.
4. Clark Kent was never normal and his parents knew early on that he had super powers that included speed, strength and X-Ray vision among many.
5. The worst enemy of Superman is still considered as Lex Luthor.
6. The Earth age of Superman is 30 years.
7. Superman has a camera wielding side-kicked called Jimmy. In the “Man Of Steel” Jimmy has special access to Superman’s gift , a signal watch.