22-year-old Clark Kent arrives in Metropolis for his new job at the Daily Planet. He first meets 24-year-old Lois Lane and 14-year-old Jimmy Olsen. He first reveals himself when he saves a falling orbital plane. He invents his Superman identity with Ma and Pa Kent, although the name was invented by Lois when she writes the first story about Superman, coining the name. Jimmy's photos and Lois's story make their careers. He interviews 36-year-old Lex Luthor for the first time.
25-year-old Pamela Isley's research funding is cut. Enraged, she adapts her own biochemistry to become a plant hybrid, generating a variety of poisonous or mind-controling pheremones. She threatens Gotham with her spore clouds and hybrid plants, demanding enough money to continue her research. She is stopped by 26-year-old Bruce Wayne when he manages to resist her.
33-year-old Johnathan Crane begins using his fear toxins to kill the university officials responsible for his firing. His life unravels when he is stopped by 26-year-old Bruce Wayne and he becomes the Scarecrow, holding the city randsom before he is captured and sent to Arkham as a patient.
27-year-old John Corben is nearly killed in a massive car accident. His body is recovered by S.H.A.D.E., who put his brain into a indestructible robotic body covered with cloned body tissue. He escapes and rampages, but it stopped by 22-year-old Clark Kent.
Blackbriar Thorn is unearthed. He begins trying to rebuild the world with Natural Magic, but is stopped by the Justice League.
30-year-old Will Magnus builds a new body for 56-year-old Cliff Steele, developing the tech for his Metal Men.
56-year-old Cliff Steele, 31-year-old Valentia Vostok, 26-year-old Rex Mason, 9-year-old Gar Logan & 40-year-old Steve Dayton join 27-year-old Arani Desai's reformed Doom Patrol in their hunt for Niles Caulder.
23-year-old Doris Zeul is diagnosed with a rare fatal blood disorder. She begins siphoning spinal fluid from victims to extend her own life.
12-year-old Roy Harper is taken in by 29-year-old Oliver Queen when Brave Bow dies, and becomes his sidekick, Speedy. he meets 23-year-old Dinah Lance.
13-year-old Arisia Rrab is chosen as a new Green Lantern, and is assigned as an apprentice to 28-year-old Hal Jordan.
40-year-old James Gordon becomes the new Commissioner of the GCPD.
12-year-old Vril Dox is targeted by 41-year-old Adam Blake, but convinces him not only to let him go, but to become a freelance L.E.G.I.O.N. member.
15-year-old Barbara Gordon meets 26-year-old Batman when he saves her from 24-years-ago Jervis Tech.
36-year-old Bloodwynd is overpowered by the demon Rott, who has used the Blood Gem to escape his imprisonment. Under the demon's control, he begins to amass magical power.
Swamp Thing must venture into the afterlife to recover the lost soul of Abigail Arcane. She chooses him, leaving her husband behind and hand-fasting with him in the swamps.
23-year-old Mikaal Tomas is sent to Earth to begin scouting for the coming invasion by Talok III.
21-year-old Lady Shiva, 30-year-old Richard Dragon & 34-year-old Ben Turner part ways. Richard retreats to his private meditation while Shiva continually travels to expand her skills, working as an assassin. Ben begins training with the League of Assassins, not realizing that they are slowly brainwashing him.
34-year-old Amanda Waller consolidates much of the DEO's tactical responsibility into Checkmate, leaving the DEO primarily responsible for extranormal affairs.
50-year-old Bro'Dee begins building temples across the sector to act as refuges of peace & hope.
21-year-old Ted Kord has 49-year-old Dan Garrett as a professor in an introduction to archaeology course.
13-year-old Jennifer-Lynn Hayden takes up modeling as a part-time job.
10-year-old Jason Todd's mother leaves his father. Jason is told that she died.
12-year-old Dolphin escapes from the alien labs after they abandon their experiments.
28-year-old Bonnie King is forced to retire as Miss Arrowette due to carpal tunnel.
36-year-old Sam Scudder flees from Reverse-Flash, hiding in Dublin, but is killed shortly after storing his equipment.
36-year-old Pat Dugan retires from his government post & starts his own private robotics firm. He begins developing a new battlesuit based on Sylvester Pembleton's original cosmic belt.
36-year-old William Glenmorgan is trapped in a cave in. He uses an amulet given to him by a tribal shaman which switches his mind with the legendary Golden Gorilla, becoming Congorilla.
31-year-old Dmitri Pushkin becomes Rocket Red #7.
17-year-old Hugh Dawkins first saves people with his powers. He becomes Tasmanian Devil.
23-year-old Jack Chavez commits his first murder while robbing a house.
24-year-old Adam Strange is teleported to Rann by a Zeta Beam. He battles Ulthoon when he is spawned in the Mutogenic Mists of Deep Rann, and is then cast into deep space.
22-year-old Tatsu Toro marries Maseo Yamashiro.
22-year-old Selma Tolon starts medical school.
21-year-old Waylon Jones attempts to join a circus.
18-year-old Kate Spencer goes to college to study pre-law.
17-year-old Joseph Martin gets a football scholarship to Metropolis University.
15-year-old Dorah Leigh's metahuman powers begin to develop.
15-year-old Vic Stone begins his high school sports career.
23-year-old Garfield Lynns is discharged from the army for psychological reasons. He begins his career as a pyrotechnician.
12-year-old Tara Markov runs away from home & becomes an underage mercenary & assassin.
Lorena Marquez is born in San Diego.
Krypto is born in Suicide Slums in Metropolis.
Elu is born on Rogue.