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When did superhero comics start?

The genre of superhero comics rose to prominence in the 1930s and became extremely popular in the 1940s. The earliest superhero is Mandrake the Magician created by Lee Falk. The character first appeared in the newspaper comic strip on June 11, 1934. The first comic book was Action Comics #1  that introduced Superman in 1938.