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Tomar-Re is an alien super-hero known as Green Lantern and a member of the Green Lantern Corps. The Guardians of the Universe gave them a power ring fueled by willpower to protect Space Sector 2813. His home planet is Xudar, where he was an accomplished scientist. He was a close friend of Hal Jordan and also Hal Jordan's predecessor Abin Sur. Following his death at the hands of Goldface during the Crisis on Infinite Earths, his son Tomar-Tu became his successor. Tomar-Re was created by John Broome and Gil Kane, first appearing in Green Lantern (Volume 2) #6. (1961)



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