JANUARY: The Dynamic Duo of the year 3000 are introduced in BATMAN #26. Decedents of Bruce Wayne and Dick Grayson – Brane and Ricky – don the suits of Batman and Robin to defeat alien invaders from Saturn.
FEBRUARY: Alfred’s last name of “Beagle” is revealed in DETECTIVE COMICS #96. (It would become “Pennyworth” starting in the latter part of the 1960s.)
SEPTEMBER: Batman and Robin are featured on THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN radio show. This marks the first time Batman and Superman worked together in any medium.