66-year-old Jonah Hex is gunned down in a saloon by the coward George Barrow with a shotgun while cleaning his glasses.
34-year-old Lee Walter Travis sees a vision of the future, watches Superman sacrifice himself against Doomsday. He returns home & begins his newspaper with his father's fortune, starting to build his network of informants.
Jim Corrigan is born.
Janos Prohaska is born in Poland.