Religion: Greco-Roman classical religion
First Appearance: Batman (vol. 1) #112 (Dec. 1957): "Batman's Roman Holiday"
Number of Appearances: 1
Note: King of Rhodes
Professor Carter Nichols is a scientist who was a friend of super-heroes, especially Batman and Robin. Prof. Nichols travelled back in time but didn't return when he was expected. So Batman and Robin travelled back in time and found that their friend was being held captive by Phorbus, a Roman king. The heroes rescued their scientist friend from Phorbus.
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