Bicycle Repair Man

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Real Name
F.G. Superman
First Appearance
Monty Python's Flying Circus, "How to Recognize Different Types of Trees from Quite a Long Way Away" (19 October, 1969)
Monty Python (John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Micheal Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam)
Team Affliation
Base of Operations
unnamed city
Skills and Abilities
Bicycle Repair
Bicycle Repair Tools

Bicycle Repair Man is a superhero who appears on the sketch comedy TV show Monty Python's Flying Circus in a single famous sketch.

Bicycle Repair Man is played by Michael Palin.

Origin[edit | edit source]

No origin was provided for Bicycle Repair Man.

Biography[edit | edit source]

The youth and history of Bicycle Repair Man are a mystery.  He is known as Mr. F.G. Superman in a world were everyone is a superhero.  However, whenever bicycles are broken or 'menaced by International Communism', he changes into Bicycle Repair Man and repairs them.

Personality[edit | edit source]

As F.G. Superman, he carries himself like other people in his city: in a full superhero costume, standing upright and barrelchested, looking quite dramatic.  However, as Bicycle Repair Man, his attitude is a lot more humble and unassuming, though his skills leave everyone else in a state of impressed awe.

Powers[edit | edit source]

It is unclear if he has powers, considering that he seems to live in a world where everyone is in the world is Superman. However, his ability to repair a bicycle is shown to be an anomaly in this world, implying that this simple vocational skill make him an outlier among his fellow Supermen.

Skills and Abilities[edit | edit source]

Bicycle Repair - Bicycle Repair Man is a skilled bicycle repair man.

Paraphernalia[edit | edit source]

Bicycle Repair Tools - Bicycle Repair Man carries with him a box of tools to help him repair bicycles.

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