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Black Lightning

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Real Name
Jefferson Pierce
First Appearance
Black Lightning (Vol. 1) #1 (April, 1977)
Creators
Tony Isabella, Trevor Von Eeden
Team Affiliations
Outsiders, Justice League
Aliases
None
Base of Operations
Chicago, Illinois
Powers
Electricity manipulation, Energy absorption, Force field generation
Skills and Abilities
Expert martial artist, Olympic-level athlete, Peak physical conditioning
Paraphernalia
None

Black Lightning is a superhero in the DC Universe and a member of the Outsiders and the Justice League.

Origin[]

Born a metahuman, Jefferson Pierce was inspired to use his electric powers for good when realizing his neighborhood needed protection from corrupt forces.

Media[]

Appears in Young Justice and Black Lighting tv series.

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