Selina Kyle (Comics)
Publication Information
First appearance Batman 1
(Spring 1940)
Created by Bill Finger
Bob Kane
Origin Batman: Year One
Catwoman: Her Sister's Keeper
Biographical Information
True Identity Selina Kyle
Hair Black
Eyes Green
Height 5'9"
Weight 140 lbs
Skin color Caucasian
Gender Female
Affiliations Batman Family
Birds of Prey
Secret Society of Super Villains
Injustice League
Partner(s) Holly Robinson (former partner)
Known alias(es) The Cat
Irena Dubrovna
Abilities Peak athlete
Expert hand-to-hand combatant
Expert thief
Arch-nemesis Hush (current)
Batman (former)

Selina Kyle, also known by her alias Catwoman, was an orphan who learned to survive on Gotham City's streets. She took to thievery to survive, but was determined to do it in her own style. She learned martial arts and trained extensively to perfect her own skills at cat burglary. Her criminal activities are often tempered by a reluctant altruism, making her an inconstant villain and occasional heroine. She steals objects with feline names or motifs. She regularly eludes capture by the Dark Knight, and maintains a complicated, adversarial relationship with Batman that frequently turns flirtatious and occasionally romantic. Over the years, their relationship developed to become increasingly reliable allies.