Black Lightning (DC Comics) – Heroes
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#BlackHistoryMonth Black Lightning (DC Comics) – Hero

Black Lightning (DC Comics) – Heroes
Black Lightning (DC Comics) – Heroes

“Jefferson Pierce came home from the globetrotting life of a star athlete to find his neighbourhood ravaged by violence and corruption… its youth dying of poverty and despair ! Now he fights that despair on the playing field as a dedicated coach… and battles corruption in the streets as… BLACK LIGHTNING !”

Black Lightning

Real Name:Jefferson Pierce
Other Aliases: “The Suicide Slum Smasher”
Marital Status: Divorced
Known Relatives: Lynn Stewart (ex-wife), unnamed parents (both deceased)
Group Affiliation: None
Base Of Operations: Suicide Slum, Metropolis
Height: 6’1” Weight: 200 lbs
Eyes: Brown Hair: Black

Black Lightning (Jefferson Pierce) is an early African-American super-hero. He was created by Tony Isabella, appeared in 1977, and was the first Black character to ever headline a DC comic book

Jefferson Michael Pierce aka Black Lightning, is a teacher and former Olympic Gold Medal-winning athlete. He fights crime, using his electrokinetic powers.