Clark Joseph Kent (Born with the Kryptonian name Kal-El), was an alien from the planet Krypton, son of the House of El warriors Jor-El and Lara Lor-Van. After being sent to Earth, he was adopted by Jonathan and Martha Kent, he was raised as a farm boy. He was told of his origins, and after the death of his father Jonathan, Clark began to fight for justice using the moniker Superman.