It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s SUPERMAN DAY!

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This holiday has been around since July 3, 1940 when the first Superman Day was celebrated at the New York World’s Fair. On that day, the fair’s admission price was reduced to a DIME! 

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A man named Ray Middleton dressed in the Superman costume at the fair and is considered to be the first actor to play him.

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This guy looks familiar…

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  • Helen Gircko

    The inflatable superman from the Macy’s parade best expresses the idea of supermenuity. Better than original the comic book…well, almost. Thanks for the info, Pee-wee!
    (P. S. Probably you are extremely busy or you just got bored write often…but I confess that it is very joylessly to live without your posts)