29-year-old Alfred Pennyworth receives word that his father is dying. He returns to Wayne manor and meets 6-year-old Bruce Wayne . He helps him outsmart a bully, and decides to stay on as the Wayne's butler.
28-year-old Carmine Falcone is shot by 10-year-old Sal Maroni's father, starting a war between their families. He is brought to the home of Thomas Wayne, who saves his life.
25-year-old Rupert Thorne, elevated to City Counsel chairperson, works within the City Counsel to defend Falcone family interests as they go to war with the Maronis.
20-year-old James Gordon becomes a patrolman in Gotham.
19-year-old Jim Rook becomes the lead singer of the Electrics.
19-year-old Roscoe Dillon first starts working full heists in Central City.
18-year-old Alec Holland goes to college to study biology.
16-year-old Lex Luthor graduates from MIT and uses his remaining inheritance to start LexTech.
16-year-old Sam Scudder begins breaking into homes.
15-year-old Patricia Trayce first learns that her uncle Adrian Chase is the tactical director of ARGUS, a black ops paramilitary unit.
10-year-old Richard Drakunovski tries to steal from the Dojo of O-Sensi. He is taken in and becomes a student, where he meets 14-year-old Ben Turner.
8-year-old Hal Jordan & 6-year-old Carol Ferris witness the death of Hal's father in an a plane crash.
35-year-old Thorne's experiments weaken the veil to the prison of the Shark God, allowing him to have a child with an Atlantean priestess. Nanaue is born, and imprisoned by Thorne.
Mike Maxwell is born.
Celia Forrestal is born.
Jaques Ryder is born in France.
Evan McCulloch is left on the doorstep of an Irish orphanage.