Santa Claus

The Religious Affiliation of
Santa Claus

Religion: Christian CBR Scale: S

Name: Santa Claus

Other Names: Saint Nicholas; Father Christmas; Kris Kringle; Santa; Saint Nicholas of Myra

Classification: hero hero   clergy/religious leader clergy/religious leader  

Publisher(s): DC Marvel

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 1,199

   Comic Book Appearances: 265

   TV, Film Appearances: 925

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 9

Race: white

Gender: male

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This character is in the following 32 stories which have been indexed by this website:
A Visit from St. Nicholas (23 Dec. 1823): "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" (lead character)
Adventures in Toyland (1958)
Babes in Toyland
Bizarre Adventures
Captain America (vol. 1) #127 (July 1970): "Who Calls Me Traitor?" (mentioned)
Classic X-Men #6 (Feb. 1987): "Merry Christmas, X-Men..." (someone disguised or dressed as)
Four Color
Gilligan's Island - Season 1, Episode 12 (19 Dec. 1964): "Birds Gotta Fly, Fish Gotta Talk"
GLX-Mas Special
Justice League of America
Mad #132 (Jan. 1970)
The Magic Land of Mother Goose (1967)
Marvel Fanfare (vol. 1) #1 (Mar. 1982): "Snow"
Marvel Holiday Special 2006 #1 (Feb. 2007): "Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Santa Claus" (lead character)
Rise of the Guardians (2012)
Santa's Surprise (1947) (lead character)
Scarlet Spider (vol. 2) #12 (Feb. 2013): "The Man in the Presidential Suite" (someone disguised or dressed as)
Spitfire and the Troubleshooters #7 (Apr. 1987): "Deadly Resolutions!" (someone disguised or dressed as)
The Walking Dead #7 (Apr. 2004): "Miles Behind Us, Part 1" (mentioned)

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