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Goliath (Bill Foster)

 
Goliath
Bill Foster

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Goliath

Alter Ego: Bill Foster

Other Names: Black Goliath; William Barrett "Bill" Foster; Giant-Man; "Rockwell Dodsworth"; William Barrett Foster

Classification: hero hero  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Avengers (vol. 1) #32 (Sep. 1966): "The Sign of the Serpent!"

First Appearance (Additional Details): (as Bill Foster) The Avengers (vol. 1) #32 (Sep. 1966): "The Sign of the Serpent!"; (as Black Goliath) Power Man #24 (Apr. 1975): "Among Us Walks... Black Goliath!"

Creators: Stan Lee, Don Heck

Number of Appearances: 118

Teams/Affiliations: The Avengers; The Champions; Project: Pegasus; Secret Avengers

Birth Place: Watts, Los Angeles, California, USA

Gender: male


This character is in the following 40 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Avengers
Black Goliath
Cable & Deadpool #30 (Sep. 2006): "The Hero Hunter"
Captain America (vol. 1) #601 (Sep. 2009): "Red, White & Blue-Blood" (photo/video (2 panels))
The Champions
Civil War: Battle Damage Report #1 (Mar. 2007)
The Defenders
Fantastic Four (vol. 3) #47 (Nov. 2001): "Just Imagine..."
Heroes for Hire
Icon #30 (Oct. 1995): "The Buck Passes" (character based on)
Icon: Mothership Connection (May 2010): "The Buck Passes" (character based on)
Ka-Zar the Savage #34 (Oct. 1984): "Land of the Cancelled Heroes"
Marvel Comics Presents
Marvel Feature (vol. 1) #9 (May 1973): "The Killer Is My Wife"
Marvel Super-Heroes (vol. 2) #11 (Oct. 1992): "Not to Touch the Earth" (lead character)
Marvel Two-in-One
Marvel Universe: Millennial Visions #1 (Feb. 2002): "United We Stand"
The Mighty Avengers
Power Man
The Thing (vol. 2) #8 (Aug. 2006): "Last Hand"


Suggested links for further research about this character:
  - http://www.marvel.com/universe/Goliath_(Bill_Foster)
  - http://www.comicvine.com/goliath/29-3470/
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/gigk.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/doddom.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/gol.htm
  - http://www.comicboards.com/marvelguide/f2.html
  - http://www.comicboards.com/marvelguide/MC2Handbook/fmc2.html
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/fosfoz.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/progprok.htm
  - http://www.comics.org/issue/20353/