Jor-El, Krypton's leading scientist, sends his infant son to Earth in a rocket just as the planet explodes. The rocket is found by Eben and Sarah Kent and Eben gets the infant out before the craft explodes. They raise the child as their own. Years later, after Eben's death and now aware of his super powers, Clark Kent moves to Metropolis. Sarah has made a costume for him, and she tells him that he must use his powers for good. Superman makes his debut saving a man falling from a blimp. As Clark, he hustles the man to the Daily Planet, which scores a scoop. This convinces editor Perry White to hire Clark. Written by
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Sarah and Eben Kent found Clark on April 10, 1927. See more
[Jimmy, Lois, and a photographer drive to a location where a man is hanging on a blimp, his life being in danger
Step on it, Jim.
The speed limit's 35, Miss Lane. I don't wanna get a ticket.