When her father is killed in the line of duty and no one will help her bring her father's killer to justice, 21-year-old Cladina Drake becomes Black Canary. She is helped by 25-year-old officer Larry Lance, who becomes her partner.
30-year-old Zatara meets Thomas Wayne.
22-year-old Eel O'Brian is abandoned by his gang after a botched robbery job. He is shot, and nearly drowns in a mysterious chemical. He becomes Plastic Man.
20-year-old Alfred Pennyworth completes his specialized training and is selected as the field medic for an elite British special forces team.
7-year-old Lex Luthor's father looses everything. They are forced to live in Metropolis's Suicide Slums.
John Henry Irons is born to a working class family in Metropolis.
Vic Sage is born & becomes a ward of the state.
Oliver Queen is born
Boston Brand is born.
Travis Morgan is born.
David Hyde is born the son of a pirate and treasure hunter, raised on his father's ship.
Broot Charis-Nar is born.