Alias



Starman I
Nick Name
The Stellar Champion
Civilian ID
Theodore Henry "Ted" Knight
Occupation

Adventurer

Amateur Astronomer

FBI Agent


Legal Status
Deceased citizen of the United States with no criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
New York, New York
Group Affiliation

All-Star Squadron

Justice Society


Base of Operations

New York, New York

Opal City


Height
6'
Weight
177 lbs.
Eye Color
Blue
Hair Color
Brown
Known Powers
Normal human with average strength for a man of his age.

Fine hand-to-hand combatant.

Accessories

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.


Common Enemies

Brotherhood of the Electron

Dr. Doog

Johnny Sorrow

(The) Light

(The) Mist I

Prairie Witch


Regularly Appearing

Adventure Comics

All-Star Comics

Justice Society of America


First Appearance
Adventure Comics #61 (April, 1941)
Creator
Jack Burnley, Murray Boltinoff & Alfred Bester
Origin

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.