|Name||Richard "Dick" Grayson|
|Group Affiliation||Teen Titans, Batman Family|
Nightwing is a character in the comics published by the American company DC Comics.
As a child, he, along with his family, were part of a group of circus acrobats called "The Flying Graysons". However, during a performance, a terrible accident happened which took away the lives of his parents, leaving him an orphan.
Some time later, he was taken in by Bruce Wayne, and later became his sidekick in crimefighting, the original Robin. But as he matured, he outgrew this identity.