Dr. Thomas Wayne is a fictional Batman character who was the father of Bruce Wayne and the husband of Martha Wayne. He was the founder of Wayne Enterprises and was one of Gotham's best doctors. He had a stronge relationship with Bruce until he was killed along with his wife by Joe Chill. From his death Bruce became Batman to avenge their deaths.
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The Wayne family encounters Joe Chill, in Detective Comics #33 (November 1939).
Thomas Wayne as Batman (left) and Martha Wayne as the Joker (right) of the Flashpoint universe. Art by Dave Johnson.