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  1. Geordi La Forge. The character first appears in the Star Trek: The Next Generation television series pilot episode "Encounter at Farpoint" (1987).
  2. Fifi la Fume. The character first appears in the Tiny Toon Adventures animated series premiere episode "The Looney Beginning" (1990).
  3. Laa-Laa. The character first appears in the Teletubbies debut episode "Ned's Good Bike" (1997).
  4. Viola Labelle. The character first appears in the video games Pokémon X and Y Versions (2013). Her surname is arbitrary.
  5. Lady Rainicorn. The character first appears in the animated short film Adventure Time (2006).
  6. Carlton LaFroyge/Hindsight Lad/Hindsight. The character first appears in the comic book New Warriors Annual #3 (1993).
  7. La'gaan/Lagoon Boy. The character first appears in the comic book Aquaman #50 (1998). His real name is established in the Young Justice animated series episode "Happy New Year" (2012).
  8. Lai/Sizzle. The character first appears in the comic book Legion of Super-Heroes #45 (2008). Her real name is arbitrary.
  9. Valerie Lai. The character first appears in the video games Pokémon X and Y Versions (2013). Her surname is arbitrary.
  10. Lalala/Lala. The character first appears in the video game Eggerland (1985). She is named Lalala for the Kirby of the Stars anime debut episode "He's Here! The Pink Visitor!" (2001).
  11. Jacques Lalleaux/The Squirrel. The character first appears in the comic book Freshmen #1 (2005). He adopts the code-name The Squirrel in Freshmen #3 (2005).
  12. Lamb Chop. The character first appears in the local television program Hi Mom (1957).
  13. Lok Lambert. The character first appears in the Huntik: Seekers & Secrets animated series premiere episode "A Seeker Is Born" (2009).
  14. Lana (Cia). The character first appears in the video game Hyrule Warriors (2014).
  15. Lance of Lycia. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade (2002).
  16. Dinah Lance/Black Canary. The character first appears in the comic book Justice League of America #220 (1983), though the line between this version and her mother/previous incarnation is blurry.
  17. Sara Lance/White Canary. The character first appears on the Arrow television series pilot episode (2012).
  18. Sir Lancelot du Lac. The character first appears in the poem Erec and Enide (c. 1170).
  19. Jane Lane. The character first appears in the Daria animated series premiere episode "Esteemsters" (1997).
  20. Lois Lane. The character first appears in the comic book Action Comics #1 (1938).
  21. Robert "Bobby" Lane/Burnout. The character first appears in the comic book Deathmate Black (1994).
  22. Lucy Lane/Superwoman. The character first appears in the comic book Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #36 (1959). She first appears as Superwoman in Supergirl #35 (2009).
  23. Trent Lane. The character first appears in the Daria animated series episode "The Invitation" (1997).
  24. Cassandra "Cassie" Lang/Stature/Stinger. The character first appears in the comic book Marvel Premiere #47 (1979). She first appears as Stature in Young Avengers #6 (2005) and as Stinger in A-Next #1 (1998).
  25. Lana Lang. The character first appears in the comic book Superboy #10 (1950).
  26. Scott Lang/Ant-Man. The character first appears in the comic book Avengers #181 (1979). He first appears as Ant-Man in Marvel Premiere #47 (1979).
  27. Robert Langdon. The character first appears in the novel Angels & Demons (2000).
  28. Clyde Langer. The character first appears in the The Sarah Jane Adventures television series episode "Revenge of the Slitheen, Part One" (2007).
  29. Irma Langinstein. The character first appears in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated series episode "Return of the Shredder" (1988).
  30. Walter Langkowski/Sasquatch. The character first appears in the comic book X-Men #120 (1979).
  31. Robert Kirkland "Kirk" Langstrom/Man-Bat. The character first appears in the comic book Detective Comics #400 (1970).
  32. Pippi Långstrump. The character first appears in the children's book Pippi Långstrump (1945).
  33. Wulfric Lappalainen. The character first appears in the video games Pokémon X and Y Versions (2013). His surname is arbitrary.
  34. Lara/Wonder Girl. The character first appears in the comic book The Dark Knight Strikes Again #2 (2002).
  35. Larry the Cucumber. The character first appears in the Veggie Tales animated premiere video Where's God When I'm S-Scared? (1993).
  36. Daniel LaRusso. The character first appears in the film The Karate Kid (1984).
  37. Vincent "Vince" LaSalle. The character first appears in the Recess animated series premiere episode "The Break-In" (1997).
  38. Lashina. The character first appears in the comic book Mister Miracle #6 (1972).
  39. Lassie (dog). The character first appears in the short story "Lassie Come Home", published in the The Saturday Evening Post (1938).
  40. Marla Latham. The character first appears in the comic book Superboy #98 (1962). The version in this timeline first appears in Legionnaires #0 (1994).
  41. Latias. The character first appears in the Pokémon animated feature film The Guardians of Altomare (2002).
  42. Latios. The character first appears in the Pokémon animated feature film The Guardians of Altomare (2002).
  43. Lavagirl. The character first appears in the film The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (2005).
  44. Frances "Gidget" Lawrence. The character first appears as Franziska "Gidget" Hofer, in the novel Gidget, the Little Girl with Big Ideas (1957). The Frances Lawrence name is first used in the film Gidget (1959).
  45. John "Johnny" Lawrence. The character first appears in the film The Karate Kid (1984).
  46. Topanga Lawrence. The character first appears in the Boy Meets World television series episode "Cory's Alternative Friends" (1993).
  47. Vicki Lawson/V.I.C.I. The character first appears in the Small Wonder television series pilot episode "Vicki's Homecoming" (1985).
  48. Floyd Lawton/Deadshot. The character first appears in the comic book Batman #59 (1950).
  49. Pepé le Pew. The character first appears in the Merrie Melodies animated short film Odor-able Kitty (1945).
  50. James "Jimmy" Leach/Leech. The character first appears in the comic book Uncanny X-Men #179 (1984).
  51. Lead (Magnus). The character first appears in the comic book Showcase #37 (1962).
  52. Leatherhead. The character first appears in the comic book Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #6 (1988).
  53. Remy LeBeau/Gambit. Though traditionally accepted to first appear in the comic book Uncanny X-Men #266 (1990), the character technically first appears in X-Men Annual #14 (1990). His given name is established in X-Men #6 (1992), and his surname in X-Men #8 (1992).
  54. Jeffrey "Jeff" Lebowski/The Dude. The character first appears in the film The Big Lebowski (1998).
  55. Rosina Leckermaul. The character first appears, outside folklore, unnamed, in the short story "Hansel and Gretel" in the collection Grimm's Fairy Tales (1812). Her name is from the opera of the same name (1892).
  56. Billy Lee. The character first appears in the arcade video game Double Dragon (1987).
  57. Brady Lee/Pusher/Drama Twin. The character first appears in the comic book Freshmen #1 (2005). He first adopts the Pusher code-name (and Drama Twins tandem name) in Freshmen #3 (2005).
  58. Carl "Curly" Lee Darling. The character first appears in the stage play Peter Pan; or the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up (1904). His real name is arbitrary.
  59. Harold Lee. The character first appears in the film Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle (2004).
  60. Jimmy Lee. The character first appears in the arcade video game Double Dragon (1987).
  61. Jubilation Lee/Jubilee. The character first appears in the comic book Uncanny X-Men #244 (1989). Her given name is established in X-Men Annual #13 (1989), and her surname in X-Men Annual #14 (1990).
  62. Miss Piggy Lee. The character first appears in a segment on The Tonight Show (1974).
  63. Edward "Ned" Leeds/Hobgoblin. The character first appears in the comic book The Amazing Spider-Man #18 (1964).
  64. Leela of the Sevateem. The character first appears in the Doctor Who television series episode "The Face of Evil, Part One" (1977).
  65. Leeta (Bajoran). The character first appears in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine television series episode "Explorers" (1995).
  66. Robin Lefler. The character first appears in the Star Trek: The Next Generation television series episode "Darmok" (1993).
  67. Alphonsus Lefszycic/Gomi. The character first appears in the comic book Fallen Angels #2 (1987). His real name is revealed in Civil War Battle Damage Report (2007).
  68. Foghorn Leghorn. The character first appears in the animated short film Walky Talky Hawky (1946).
  69. Legolas. The character first appears in the The Lord of the Rings novel The Fellowship of the Ring (1954).
  70. Leif of Thracia. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War (1996).
  71. Lonna Leing/Honeybee/Insect Queen. The character first appears in the comic book Legion of Super-Heroes #82 (1996). The Honeybee code-name is apocryphal.
  72. Harry Leland. The character first appears in the comic book X-Men #129 (1980). His name is established in X-Men #132 (1980).
  73. Lori Lemaris. The character first appears in the comic book Superman #129 (1959).
  74. Vina Lemieux. The character first appears in the was created for Star Trek television series episode "The Menagerie, Part I" (1967), but was created for the original pilot episode "The Cage", produced in 1965 and not aired until 1988. Her surname is arbitrary.
  75. Elizabeth "Liz" Lemon. The character first appears in the pilot episode of the television series 30 Rock (2006).
  76. Lena of Macedon. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light (1990).
  77. Elizabeth Lense. The character first appears in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine television series episode "Explorers" (1995).
  78. Leo of Nohr. The character first appears, as Leon, in the video game Fire Emblem: If (2015). He is named Leo for the North American release of Fire Emblem: Fates (2016).
  79. Leonardo (Turtle). The character first appears in the comic book Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 (1984).
  80. Daniel "Danny" Leong/Stuff the Chinatown Kid. The character first appears in the comic book Action Comics #45 (1942).
  81. Annie Leonhart. The character first appears in the Attack on Titan manga chapter "That Day" (2009).
  82. Ruth Leonidas. The character first appears, as Ruth, in the Bernice Summerfield: Epoch audio drama The Temple of Questions (2011). She adopts the Leonidas surname in ???
  83. Liam Colin "Lucky" Leprechaun. The character first appears in advertising for General Mills' Lucky Charms cereal (1963). His full given and full middle names are arbitrary.
  84. Daz Lerner. The character first appears in the Attack on Titan manga chapter 11: "Response" (2010). His surname is arbitrary.
  85. Leskit. The character first appears in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine television series episode "Soldiers of the Empire" (1997).
  86. Greg Lestrade. The character first appears in the novel A Study in Scarlet (1887). His first initial is established in the short story "The Adventure of the Cardboard Box" (1893). The name Greg is first used in the Sherlock television series (2010).
  87. Emmeline "Em" Lestrange. The character first appears in the novel The Blue Lagoon (1908).
  88. Paddy Lestrange. The character first appears, as Hannah, in the novel The Blue Lagoon (1908). He is identified as Paddy in the film The Blue Lagoon (1980).
  89. Richard "Dicky" Lestrange. The character first appears in the novel The Blue Lagoon (1908).
  90. Alistair Lethbridge-Stewart. The character first appears in the Doctor Who television series episode "The Web of Fear, Episode 2" (1968). His name is established in Episode 3 of the same serial (1968).
  91. Katherine "Kate" Lethbridge-Stewart. The character first appears in the direct-to-video film Downtime (1995).
  92. Charles Levy/Green Thumb. The character first appears in the comic book Freshmen #1 (2005). He first adopts the Green Thumb code-name in Freshmen #3 (2005).
  93. Moshe Levy/Dust Devil. The character first appears in the comic book Invasion! #1 (1988). His name and code-name are established in The Blasters Special #1 (1989).
  94. Charlotte Lewis. The character first appears in the Lost television series episode "Confirmed Dead" (2008).
  95. Meldrick Lewis. The character first appears in the Homicide: Life on the Street television series pilot episode "Gone for Goode" (1993).
  96. Susan Lewis. The character first appears in the ER television series pilot episode "24 Hours" (1994).
  97. Lex of Grannvale. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Genealogy of the Holy War (1996).
  98. Lexington (gargoyle). The character first appears in the Gargoyles animated series premiere episode "Awakening: Part One" (1994). He adopts the name Lexington in "Awakening: Part Four" (1994).
  99. Candice Li. The character first appears, with the Japanese name of Suzuna, in the video games Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Versions (2006). Her English name, Candice, is established in the North American release (2007). Her surname is arbitrary.
  100. Kuai Liang/Sub-Zero. The character first appears in the arcade video game Mortal Kombat II (1993). His real name is established in ???
  101. Lianna of Aytolis. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem Warriors (2017).
  102. Alice Liddell. The character first appears in the novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865). Her surname is arbitrary, taken from her character inspiration, a real person.
  103. Arthur Light/Dr. Light. The character first appears in the comic book Justice League of America #12 (1962).
  104. Thomas Light. The character first appears in the video game Rockman (1987).
  105. Lilina of Lycia. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade (2002).
  106. Lilith ("first woman"). The character first appears, apparently, in the satire The Alphabet of ben Sirach (c. 700).
  107. Lilith (astral dragon). The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: If (2015).
  108. Henry Limpet. The character first appears in the film The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964).
  109. Abigail "Abby" Lincoln/Numbuh 5. The character first appears in the Codename: Kids Next Door animated series pilot short "No P in the OOL" (2004).
  110. Abraham "Abe" Lincoln (clone). The character first appears in the Clone High animated series premiere episode "Escape to Beer Mountain: A Rope of Sand" (2002).
  111. Roberta Lincoln. The character first appears in the Star Trek television series episode "Assignment: Earth" (1968).
  112. Roy Lincoln/Human Bomb. The character first appears in the comic book Police Comics #1 (1941).
  113. Linde of Archanea. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light (1990).
  114. Judy Lindner. The character first appears in the film Rebel without a Cause (1955). Her surname is arbitrary.
  115. Mei Ling. The character first appears in the video game Metal Gear Solid (1998).
  116. Link. The character first appears, in the later Decline Era incarnation, in the video game The Legend of Zelda (1986). The original incarnation of the Sky Era first appears in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (2011). The Hero of Time incarnation first appears in The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998); the Hero of Winds in The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (2002); the earlier Decline Era incarnation in The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (1991), the Twilight Era incarnation in The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (2006); the Warrior Era incarnation in Hyrule Warriors (2014); and the Hero of the Wild Era incarnation in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017).
  117. Adam Link. The character first appears in the short story "I, Robot", published in the magazine Amazing Stories (1939).
  118. Linkle. The character first appears in the video game Hyrule Warriors Legends (2016).
  119. Benjamin "Ben" Linus. The character first appears, as "Henry Gale", in the Lost television series episode "One of Them" (2006).
  120. Lestat de Lioncourt. The character first appears in the novel Interview with the Vampire (1976).
  121. Lion-O. The character first appears in the Thundercats animated series premiere episode "Exodus" (1985).
  122. Lip. The character first appears in the video game Panel de Pon (1995).
  123. Drew Lipsky/Dr. Drakken. The character first appears in the Kim Possible animated series premiere episode "Crush" (2002). His real name is revealed in ???
  124. Lisa (avatar). The character first appears in the film Weird Science (1985).
  125. Lissa of Ylisse. The character first appears, with the Japanese name of Liz, in the video game Fire Emblem: Awakening (2012). Her English name, Lissa, is established in the North American release (2013).
  126. George Litefoot. The character first appears in the Doctor Who television series episode "The Talons of Weng-Chiang, Part One" (1977).
  127. John Little/Little John. The character first appears, perhaps outside folklore, in Andrew of Wyntoun's Orygynale Cronkyll of Scotland (Original Chronicle of Scotland?; c. 1420).
  128. Littlefoot (sauropod). The character first appears in the animated feature film The Land Before Time (1988).
  129. Claire Littleton. The character first appears, unnamed, in the Lost television series pilot episode "Pilot: Part 1" (2004). Her name is established in ???
  130. Roxanne Liu. The character first appears, with her original Japanese name Tsujitsuji, in the video games Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire Versions (2002). Her English dub name is established in the English release (2003). Her surname is arbitrary.
  131. Walter "Walt" Lloyd. The character first appears in the Lost television series pilot episode "Pilot: Part 1" (2004). His name is established in ???
  132. Lo Pan/David Lo Pan. The character first appears in the film Big Trouble in Little China (1986).
  133. Lobo (Czarnian). The character first appears in the comic book Omega Men #3 (1983).
  134. John Locke (castaway). The character first appears in the Lost television series pilot episode "Pilot: Part 1" (2004). His name is established in ???
  135. Veronica Lodge. The character first appears in the comic book Pep Comics #26 (1942).
  136. Garfield "Gar" Logan/Beast Boy/Changeling. The character first appears in the comic book Doom Patrol #99 (1966). He adopts the Changeling identity in DC Comics Presents #27 (1980).
  137. Hudson Logan/Sabreclaw. The character first appears in the comic book J2 #8 (1999). His real name is established in The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z Vol. 7 (2009).
  138. Rina Logan/Wild Thing. The character first appears in the comic book J2 #5 (1999).
  139. Ted "Theodore" Logan. The character first appears in the film Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989).
  140. Lojur. The character first appears in the film Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991).
  141. Loki Laufeyson. The character first appears, perhaps, in the Poetic Edda Voluspa (c. 900?)
  142. Lololo/Lolo. The character first appears in the video game Eggerland (1985). He is named Lololo for the Kirby of the Stars anime debut episode "He's Here! The Pink Visitor!" (2001).
  143. Falco Lombardi. The character first appears in the video game Star Fox (1993).
  144. Brin Londo/Timber Wolf. The character first appears in the comic book Adventure Comics #327 (1964). The version in this timeline first appears in Legion Worlds #6 (2001).
  145. Lois London/Mortis. The character first appears in the comic book Dazzler #21 (1984). She first appears as Mortis in ???
  146. Fei Long. The character first appears in the arcade video game Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers (1993).
  147. Jakob "Jake" Long. The character first appears in the American Dragon: Jake Long animated series debut episode "Old School Training" (2005).
  148. Robert "Bobby" Long/Darkstar. The character first appears in the comic book Team Titans #1 (1992).
  149. Neville Longbottom. The character first appears in the novel Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997).
  150. Longshot. The character first appears in the comic book Longshot #1 (1985).
  151. Lon'qu. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Awakening (2012).
  152. The Lorax. The character first appears in the children's book The Lorax (1971).
  153. Maxwell "Max" Lord. The character first appears in the comic book Justice League #1 (1987).
  154. Lore (android). The character first appears in the Star Trek: The Next Generation television series episode "Datalore" (1988).
  155. Lorenz of Grust. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light (1990).
  156. Jean Loring. The character first appears in the comic book Showcase #34 (1961).
  157. Lara Lor-Van. The character first appears, as Lora, in the Superman daily comic strip (1939). She is named Lara in the novel The Adventures of Superman (1942). Her patronymic is established ???
  158. Lothar. The character first appears in the initial // Mandrake the Magician// comic strip (1934).
  159. Louie (Hocotati). The character first appears in the video game Pikmin 2 (2004).
  160. King Louie (orangutan). The character first appears in the animated feature film The Jungle Book (1967).
  161. Jerome "Doc" Louis. The character first appears in the video game Punch-Out!! (1987).
  162. Henri Louquer/Looker. The character first appears, as Handsome, in the video game Pokémon Platinum Version (2008). He is given the code-name Looker in the North American release (2009). His real name is arbitrary.
  163. Debbie Love. The character first appears in the Sealab 2021 animated series episode "Chickmate" (2001). Her surname is established in ???
  164. Luna Lovegood. The character first appearance in the novel Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2003).
  165. Miguelito Loveless. The character first appears in the The Wild Wild West television series episode "The Night the Wizard Shook the World" (1965).
  166. Taryn Loy/Metabolass/Calorie Queen. The character first appears in the comic book Superboy #212 (1975). The Metabolass code-name is apocryphal.
  167. Carla Lozupone Tortelli LeBec. The character first appears in the Cheers television series pilot episode "Give Me a Ring Sometime" (1982).
  168. Luath (dog). The character first appears in the novel The Incredible Journey (1961).
  169. Lucifer/Satan/the Devil. It's difficult to determine the character's first appearance, but for purposes of this timeline, I will assume that "hasatan" (the satan/the adversary in Hebrew) angel in the Book of Numbers in the Torah is the first narratively appearing incarnation, and the Lucifer name connected to it. It is believed that the Book of Job is the first completed work of the Bible, and "hasatan" also appears there. These works were written in antiquity.
  170. Lucina/Marth. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Awakening (2012).
  171. Lucius of Etruria. The character first appears, as Ruthea, in the video game Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade (2003). He gains the Lucius name in the North American release as Fire Emblem (2003).
  172. Lugh of Lycia. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade (2002).
  173. Lugia. The character first appears in the Pokémon animated feature film Lugia's Explosive Birth (1999).
  174. Lukas of Zofia. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Gaiden (1992).
  175. Luke of Altea. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: Mystery of the Emblem (1994).
  176. Lulu of Besaid. The character first appears in the video game Final Fantasy X (2001).
  177. Georges Lumiere. The character first appears in the animated film Beauty and the Beast (1991). His given name is arbitrary.
  178. Bonnie Lumiose. The character first appears in the video games Pokémon X and Y Versions (2013). Her surname is arbitrary.
  179. Clemont Lumiose. The character first appears in the video games Pokémon X and Y Versions (2013). His surname is arbitrary.
  180. Lumpy Space Princess. The character first appears in the Adventure Time animated series episode "Trouble in Lumpy Space" (2010).
  181. Luna (Weird Sister). The character first appears in the history Holinshed's Chronicles (1587). The character receives a name, Luna, in the Gargoyles animated series episode "City of Stone Part One" (1995).
  182. Luna/Lainar. The character first appears in the Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon manga chapter "Act 1: Usagi, Sailor Moon" (1992). Her birth name is arbitrary.
  183. Lurch. The character first appears, unnamed, in a cartoon in the magazine The New Yorker (1938). He is named in the The Addams Family television series pilot episode "The Addams Family Goes to School" (1964).
  184. Sylvie Lushton/Enchantress. The character first appears in the comic book Dark Reign: Young Avengers #1 (2009).
  185. Alexander "Lex" Luthor. The character first appears in the comic book Action Comics #23 (1940).
  186. Alexis Luthor/Avarice. The character first appears in the Legion of Super Heroes animated series episode "Legacy" (2006). Her code-name is apocryphal.
  187. Lyja the Lazerfist/"Alicia Masters". The character first appears, as Alicia Masters, in the comic book Fantastic Four #265 (1984). She is revealed as Lyja in Fantastic Four #357 (1991).
  188. Karl Lykos/Sauron. The character first appears in the comic book X-Men #59 (1969). He first appears as Sauron in X-Men #60 (1969).
  189. Lyndis/Lyn. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade (2003).
  190. Lyon of Grado. The character first appears in the video game Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones (2004).
  191. Nicky Lyon. The character first appears in the musical stage play Avenue Q (2003). His surname is arbitrary.
  192. Jennifer Lyons Appleton. The character first appears in the Perfect Strangers episode "Hunks Like Us" (1986).
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