Superman is a fictional superhero who appears in comic books published by DC Comics. He has three versions of himself. The first version appeared in the 1940 parade and was redesigned into a Football Player for the 1941 Parade. The second version appeared in 1966 to around 1969 and the third version appeared in 1980 and retired in 1987. The 3rd version is the second largest balloon in the parade's history at over 104ft long.
In 1966,his right arm was deflated by a tree
In 1985, he wasn't seen on the route due to being damaged by heavy rain.
In 1986, his right hand was ripped off by a Central Park tree which caused his arm to deflate.