|The Stellar Champion|
|Theodore Henry "Ted" Knight|
|Deceased citizen of the United States with no criminal record.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
|New York, New York|
|Base of Operations|
New York, New York
|Normal human with average strength for a man of his age.
Fine hand-to-hand combatant.
Gravity Rod / Cosmic Rod: Device capable of firing powerful energy bolts, melt objects, generate force field and defy gravity.
Note: The Cosmic Rod is a later version of the Gravity Rod after improvements were made.
Brotherhood of the Electron
Justice Society of America
|Adventure Comics #61 (April, 1941)|
|Jack Burnley, Murray Boltinoff & Alfred Bester|
Millionaire Ted Knight pursued astronomy as a diversion to cure his boredom when he discovered an unknown form of cosmic radiation.
At the behest of his cousin Sandra Knight (Phantom Lady), Ted uses his cosmic discovery to power the invention of Dr. Abraham Davis, called the Gravity Rod, and became the mystery-man known as Starman.