FIRST APPEARANCE AND ORIGIN

1961

November

First Appearance and Origin of:

The Fantastic Four

  • Mr. Fantastic/Dr. Reed Richards
  • The Thing/Ben Grimm
  • The Human Torch/Johnny Storm
  • The Invisible Girl/Susan Storm

1962

January

First Appearance of:

  • Henry “Hank” Pym

Origin of:

  • Henry Pym’s shrinking serum

May

First (Silver Age) Appearance of:

  • Namor, the Sub-Mariner

First Appearance and Origin of:

  • The Incredible Hulk/Dr. Bruce Banner

First Appearance of:

  • Rick Jones