Kit Walker learned that he was the latest in a long line of vigilantes who protected the country of Bangalia. When a distant ancestor's family was killed by pirates, he became a crime fighter and each successive son would do the same, each becoming The Phantom.
The First PhantomEdit
The first man would would become the Phantom was Christopher Walker, Jr. who was born in Portsmouth in 1516 and whose father, Christopher Walker, was a sailor. He was even a cabin boy on Christopher Columbus' ship the Santa Maria. Christopher Jr. began sailing with his father on his ship in 1926.