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Mark's Almanac for January 12, 2021

The title card for the 1960's TV show, Batman.
The title card for the 1960's TV show, Batman.

It was on this date in 1939 that Martin Goodman founded Timely Comics, with publishing comic books as its primary purpose. The company would eventually become Marvel comics. And on this date in 1966, the Batman TV series premiered on ABC.

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