Alias











Oracle

Batgirl II


Nick Name
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Civilian ID

Barbara Gordon


Note: Historically the daughter of Police Commissioner James Gordon, canonically his niece.


Occupation

Crime Fighter

Librarian

Tennis Champion

One-Term Congresswoman


Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Chicago, Illinois
Group Affiliation

Batman Family

Birds of Prey

Suicide Squad

Justice League


Base of Operations
Gotham City
Height
5' 7"
Weight
125 lbs.
Eye Color
Blue
Hair Color
Red
Known Powers

Normal human with above average strength, stamina and agility for a woman of her age and physical condition.


Above average intelligence with skills of a detective and an aptitude for computer science.


Accessories

Computers and communications equipment.


Wheelchair: Transportation device used to compensate for paraplegia.


Common Enemies

Catwoman

Joker

Killer Croc

Mad Hatter I

Penguin

Poison Ivy

Riddler

Savant

Scarecrow

Two- Face


Regularly Appearing

Batman Vol. 1

Birds of Prey Vol. 1

Detective Comics Vol. 1

JLA Vol. 1

Suicide Squad Vol. 1


First Appearance

Batgirl II

Detective Comics Vol. 1 #359 (Jan. 1967)


Oracle

Suicide Squad Vol. 1 #23 (Jan. 1989)


Creator
John Ostrander
Origin

Formerly going under the identity of Batgirl, Gordon was forced from fighting crime on the streets to fighting it behind a keyboard and computer monitor after a gun shot by the Joker left her paralyzed.


She battles crime by assisting other crime fighters as the information broker known as Oracle.


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