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1957 saw the introduction of a new team of adventurers: the Challengers of the Unknown. DC also started the new Blackhawk (Volume 1), resuming its numbering at #108 after it was bought from Quality Comics. Victor Fox, the founder of Fox Features Syndicate, passes away, several years after his company fell to the Comics Code Authority and sold its superhero stock to Charlton Comics.


The following creative talent are known to have been born in 1957:

The following creative talent passed away in the year 1957:


The following comic titles debuted with a 1957 cover date:

The following Comic titles were last published with a 1957 cover date:


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