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The Calendar page is where you can find all the noteworthy dates in John Henry Irons History.
 
JANUARY
 
17th - William Ray Norwood, better known as Ray J, who played John Henry Irons brother Martin in the Steel Movie was born on this date in 1981.

24th - Phil LaMarr, the actor who played the voice of John Henry Irons in the Justice League Unlimited Animated series was born on this date in 1967.

28th - Steel becomes an active member of Justice League of America in the comic JLA#16 on this date in 1998.

FEBRUARY

29th - Mervyn Warren, Composer for the Score of the Steel Movie was born on this date in 1964.

MARCH

6th - Shaquille O'Neal, Basketball star, Hip Hop artist and actor who played the lead role of John Henry Irons / Steel for the Steel Movie was born on this date in 1972.

13th - Annabeth Gish, the actress who played the role of John Henrys techno savvy friend in the Steel Movie was born on this date in 1971.

14th - Quincy Delight Jones, Producer for the Steel Movie was born on this date in 1933.

15th - Steel builds Superman a new Fortress of Solitude and becomes Superman’s crime fighting partner in the comic Superman: The Man of Steel#100 on this date in 2000.

APRIL

13th - John Henry Irons makes his first appearance in comics in the issue of The Adventures of Superman #500 on this date in 1993.

27th - John Henry Irons (under the guise of Henry Johnson) first dons a flying suit of armor, calling himself The Man of Steel, in the issue of Superman : The Man of Steel #22 on this date in 1993.

MAY

6th - Steel has his ongoing series canceled at issue #52 on this date in 1998.

6th - Khary Payton, (known for his work as the voice as Cyborg in Teen Titans) who played the voice of John Henry in both Justice League: Thrones of Atlantis

and Justice League: Gods and Monsters, was born on this date in 1972. 

7th - Jon Bogdanove, Co-Creator of John Henry Irons / Steel was born on this date in 1958.

7th - Steels new dampening field hammer (the farther it's thrown, the harder it hits) debuts in Steel #40, released on this date in 1997.

JUNE

30th - Christopher Priest (Born James Christopher Owsley), writer of Steel comics from issues #34 to #52 was born on this date in 1961.

JULY

7th - Cree Summer, the actress who played the voice of John Henry Irons niece Natasha in The Superman : The Animated Series episode "Heavy Metal" was born on this date in 1969.

7th - The Movie Steel is released on DVD as a part of Warner Bros Archive Collection on this date in 2010.

9th - Richard Roundtree, the actor who played the role of John Henry Irons mentor Uncle Joe in the Steel Movie was born on this date in 1942.

9th - Steel and Supergirl defeat Cadmas' Supergirl clone in the Justice League Unlimited episode "Panic in the Sky" which aired in America on this date in 2005.

16th - Steel appears in the front row of a crowd listening to a speech by Superman in the Justice League Unlimited episode "Divided We Fall" which aired in America on this date in 2005.

27th - John Henry Irons Superhero alter ego is shortened from The Man of Steel to just Steel by Superman in the comic The Adventures of Superman#504 on this date in 1993.

31th - Steel joined the animated Justice League in the Justice League Unlimited episode "Initiation" which aired in America on this date in 2004.

AUGUST

15th - The Movie Steel was released in Cinemas on this date in 1997

SEPTEMBER

18th - Steel and Supergirl take Lex Luthor into hiding from the Amazo android in the Justice League Unlimited episode "The Return" which aired on this date in 2004.

24th - Scribblenauts Unmasked is a puzzle based computer game based in the DC Universe featuring around 2000 DC characters including three versions of Steel. There are also objects that can be interacted with including his Entropy Aegis armor, his Kinetic Hammer as well as two versions of his Toastmaster weapons. The game was released on this date in 2013.

26th - Louise Simonson, Co-Creator of John Henry Irons / Steel was born on this date in 1946.

OCTOBER

11th - The Superman : The Animated Series episode "Prototype" introduced the character of John Henry Irons to the Superman cartoon first aired in America on this date in 1997.

20th - After the cancelation of his own series, Steel returns to the comic Superman:The Man Of Steel #95 on this date in 1999.

NOVEMBER

6th - Christopher Priest begins his run of writing Steel with issue #34. In the issue John Henry moves to Jersey City, New Jersey, begins working at Garden State Medical Centre as a medical

equipment designer. It's also the issue Steel debuts his new dampening field armor making it tougher than steel. This issue was released on this date in 1996.

8th - The Superman : The Animated Series episode "Heavy Metal" had John Henry Irons donning his Steel armor for the first time (and only time for the Superman Cartoon) first aired in America.

on this date in 1997.

12th - The Xbox game Superman : The Man of Steel, which included Steel, was released on this date in 2002.

28th - Judd Nelson, the actor who played John Henry Irons nemesis Lt Nathaniel Bourke in the Steel Movie was born on this date in 1959.

DECEMBER

9th - Michael Dorn, the actor who played the voice of Steel in the Superman : The Animated Series episodes "Prototype" and "Heavy Metal" was born on this date in 1952.
 
11th - Steel and other Justice League members gives air support to Wonder Woman as she transports The Atom to the alien nanotech machine that is attacking earth. This takes place in the Justice
 
League Unlimited episode "Dark Heart" which first aired in America on this date in 2004.
 
16th - Xander Berkeley, the actor who played the voice of Sgt. Corey Mills, "the man in the police battle suit" or John Henry Irons prototype battle suit, in the Superman : The Animated Series
 
episode "Prototype" was born on this date in 1955.
 
28th - The first issue of Steel's own ongoing comic book series debut's on this date in 1993.
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