Real Name: Serena Neiman

Identity/Class: Normal human

Occupation: Debutante

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: Sentry Squad

Enemies: Inner City Strangler

Known Relatives: Kirby Neiman (father)

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Santa Avaricia

First Appearance: Eclipse Monthly #6 (Eclipse, March 1984)

Powers/Abilities: Skilled martial artist.

Height: Unrevealed - around average, perhaps 5'6"
Weight: 120 lbs.
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Brown

History: Serena Neiman was the daughter of multi-millionaire businessman Kirby Neiman, the president of international conglomerate Technor, Inc. She and her father didn't see eye-to-eye, and Serena handled her aggression by practicing martial arts. When her friend, Laura, a nurse who resided in the poorer section of town, was attacked by a serial killer (the sixth victim, though luckily she survives), the Inner City Strangler, Serena decided she wanted to use her skills to fight crime. Patrolling the streets of her native Forest Grove, she encounterd the Sentry Squad, a group of street vigilantes, whose example inspired her. She moved into Laura's building and designed a costume to hide her identity, becoming the vigilante Nightingale.

Comments: Created by Mark Evanier and Mike Sekowsky.

   Though there was no obvious connection in Nightingale's story to link her to the DNAgents, she was included as one of their characters in Fantasy Game Unlimited's DNAgents Sourcebook for their Villains and Vigilantes tablestop RPG.

Appearance checklist (not including reprints): Eclipse Monthly#6-7

Nightingale should not be confused with:

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