Roger Midas

Religion: indeterminate

Name: Roger Midas

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Detective Comics (vol. 1) #47 (Jan. 1941): "Money Can't Buy Happiness"

Creators: Bill Finger, Bob Kane, Jerry Robinson, George Roussos

Number of Appearances: 1

Employer: Roger Midas and his Melodeers

Occupation: musician

Gender: male

Note: son of Bruce Wayne's workaholic banker Harvey Midas

Roger Midas was a talented clarinet player who dreamt of becoming an orchestra leader. But his wealthy workaholic banker of a father, Harvey Midas, would have none of such "plebian" pursuits.

After some life-changing events, however, Roger's father mellowed and accepted his son's dreams. At the end of the story that featured him, he became orchestra leader of his own group: "Roger Midas and his Melodeers."

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Detective Comics (vol. 1) #47 (Jan. 1941): "Money Can't Buy Happiness"

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