Dating my second cousin
At some point, Superman had at least one encounter with J'onn J'onzz/Martian Manhunter - whether or not this encounter ended up in a fight is unknown, but it was enough for him to call J'onn "the most powerful being on Earth". J'onn nicknamed it "Kryptonite" and resolved to store it in the D. Despite this, he still kept his secret identity posing as Henshaw a secret for his sake.
He also became aware of his deception, posing as Hank Henshaw. According to J'onn, Clark was the only other person on Earth besides himself who knew of his identity for many years.
Initially the two decided to work together to end the threat of alien invasions, but Lex's methods were far crueler than Superman's and, although he tried hard to trust his friend, defending him against accusations of others and continuing to give him several chances to atoning his wrong deeds, once Superman realized Lex's true nature - this ultimately resulted in a falling out between the pair.
Shortly after this, Lex came to believe that Superman himself was the cause of alien terrorism, as his presence attracted them and declared war on his former friend becoming his greatest enemy. uncover an alien asteroid, composed of an emerald-green Kryptonian xeno-mineral. as a contingency, which enraged Clark, thus leading to the pair falling out.
Under undisclosed circumstances, Superman has worked with a "masked vigilante with tons of gadgets and lots of demons" who has a habit of frightening the very people he's trying to protect and is considered a "nut" by many, but eventually became one of his closest friends (or a sort of frenemy).
Meanwhile, Maxima, queen of the planet Almerac, visited Earth to pursue him as he is the only man worthy to be her mate but, after Superman rejected her, she went on a rampage forcing him to take her down and lock her at the D. After Supergirl freed National City from Myriad, Superman remained inactive and was taken into the D. After several years and various brutal encounters resulting in numerous fatalities, Superman was able to defeat Lex when he successfully exposes the latter's crimes to the public and he was incarcerated for thirty-seven consecutive life sentences in prison.
Shortly after his birth he was rocketed to Earth alongside his cousin Kara Zor-El as his planet was on the brink of destruction.
His upbringing and the lessons of his adopted parents provided him with strong moral values, so he decided to use the fantastic powers he gained on Earth from its yellow sun to do good, fighting evil and protecting the innocent.
Kal-El was born in 1979 on the planet Krypton to the prestigious House of El.
His parents were scientists Jor-El and Lara Van-El.
There, Clark met James and Cat Grant, who were both glad to see him again.