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Doctor Light is the legacy name of several characters including super-heroes and super-villains whose powers involve light manipulation. Arthur Light was the original version, a villainous enemy of the Justice League and the Teen Titans. He was a member of the Fearsome Five, Injustice Gang, Injustice League, Secret Society of Super-Villains and Suicide Squad. Kimiyo Hoshi is his successor, a Japanese scientist who became a heroic member of Justice League International. Doctor Light was created by Gardner Fox and Mike Sekowsky, first appearing in Justice League of America #12. (1962) Kimiyo Hoshi was created by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez, first appearing in Crisis on Infinite Earths #4. (1985)


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