The Religious Affiliation of
The Soothsayer

Religion: Christian (medieval) or Celtic Pagan soothsayer CBR Scale: D

Name: The Soothsayer

Classification: supporting character supporting character   clergy/religious leader clergy/religious leader  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Batman (vol. 1) #172 (June 1965): "Attack of the Invisible Knights!"

Creators: John Broome, Sheldon Moldoff, Joe Giella

Number of Appearances: 1

Ally: Duke of Darnham

Nation: England, United Kingdom

Gender: male

The Duke of Darnham was apparently a strong religious believer. In panel 4 on page 2 the museum guide is recounting the story of the Duke of Darnham. The Duke is shown talking to his knights, telling them, "The soothsayer has prophesied that unless the Black Opals of Ealing are destroyed, my family will be forever cursed! I charge ye -- go to Ealing and destroy the jewels!"

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Batman (vol. 1) #172 (June 1965): "Attack of the Invisible Knights!" (mentioned)

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