Captain Cannabis is the first cannabis superhero in history.

Legend has it that his first Captain Cannabis sketch dates back to 1975, and, apparently, there are no records of a cannabis hero before that.

“The government’s copyright certificate is dated 4/20/1977, making it the first link between superheroes, comics, and the 420 worlds,” says Canadian illustrator Verne Andru, who created Captain Cannabis. Read the full story HERE