Thomas and Martha were killed one night after they left the movie theater, by a common mugger, who tried to steal from them. Bruce witnessed the scene and this fueled his motivations to become the crime-fighter known as Batman.
- This version of Thomas Wayne, including all history and corresponding appearances, was erased from existence following the collapse of the original Multiverse in the 1985–86 Crisis on Infinite Earths limited series. Even though versions of the character may have since appeared, this information does not apply to those versions.
- 1 Appearances of Thomas Wayne (Earth-172)
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