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Real Name Barbara Joan Gordon
Full Name Barbara Gordon
Current Alias(es): Batgirl
Other Alias(es) Bluebelle
General Information
Identity Secret
Affiliations: Batman Family
Birds of Prey (Formerly)
Occupation: Vigilante
Citizenship American
Abilities Exceptional martial artist, combat strategy, advanced technology[1]
Characteristics Information
Sex Female
Race Human
Sexuality Straight
Alignment Good
Age 21[2]
Eye Color Blue
Hair Red
Martial Status Single
Status: Alive
Real World Information
Universe Prime Earth
First Appearance: Flashpoint #5 (Volume 2)
Created by: Gardner Fox
Carmine Infantino

Barbara Gordon, also known as Batgirl, is the biological daughter of James Gordon and Barbara Eileen as well as the older sister of James Gordon Jr. She is currently vigilante set in Burnside. She is also known to be one of Dick Grayson's love interests.


History unknown.


  • Barbara Gordon was created by Gardner Fox and Carmine Infantino, first appearing in Detective Comics #359. However, in the Prime Earth continuity Barbara Gordon first appeared as part of the New 52 DC Universe in Batgirl (Volume 4) #1 by Gail Simone.


  • Barbara holds a degree in Forensic Psychology[3]


  1. DC Comics official website
  2. Batman (Volume 4) #35
  3. Batgirl (Volume 4) #3
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