Captain Kidd

Captain Kidd

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Name: Captain Kidd

Other Names: William "Captain" Kidd; William Kidd; Captain William Kidd

Classification: villain villain   real/historical person real/historical person  

Publisher(s): DC

Earliest Appearance Listed in This Database: Captain Kidd (1913)

Creators: Otis Turner, David Hartford (actor)

Number of Appearances: 25

   Comic Book Appearances: 13

   TV, Film Appearances: 12

Occupation: pirate, sailor

Birth Place: Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom

Gender: male

In panel 3 on page 3 in Superman #167 (Feb. 1964), Lex Luthor is in his secret lair when he walks by a display of four statues of his heroes: Atilla the Hun, Genghis Khan, Captain Kidd an Al Capone. Luthor thinks, "My heroes . . . the greatest marauders of the ages! I dreamed of being as great as they and I would be, if Superman didn't always stop me!"

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This character is in the following 2 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Captain Kidd (1913) (lead character)
Superman (vol. 1) #167 (Feb. 1964): "The Team of Luthor and Brainiac!" (statue)

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