While the 1930s gave comics Superman, Batman, Sub-Mariner and the Human Torch, the 1940s introduced some legendary figures to the medium, as well. Who is the greatest superhero created in the 1940s?

 
Rank Option Percentage Votes
1 Captain America, March 1941 50.8% 3597
2 Wonder Woman, December 1941 21.2% 1503
3 Green Lantern (Alan Scott), July 1940 7.7% 544
4 The Flash (Jay Garrick), January 1940 6.9% 485
5 The Spirit, June 1940 5.7% 403
6 Plastic Man, August 1941 3.2% 228
7 Hawkman (Carter Hall), January 1940 1.4% 97
8 The Spectre, February 1940 1.1% 76
9 Starman (Ted Knight), April 1941 1.0% 72
10 Superboy, February 1945 1.0% 69
    Total Votes 7,074

This poll is closed.

 

This poll ran from Sunday, September 21st to Tuesday, October 21st, 2008 at 12:00am PDT.