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KGB

The Religious Affiliation of
KGB
 

Religion: Communist CBR Scale: M

Name: KGB

Other Names: Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti; Committee for State Security; Cheka; Chrezvychainaya Komissiya po Borbe s Kontr-revolutisnei i Sabotazzhem; Extraordinary Commission for Combating Counter-Revolutions and Sabotage

Classification: supporting characters supporting characters   villains villains   group group   real/historical group real/historical group  

Publisher(s): Egmont

Earliest Appearance Listed in This Database: The Adventures of Tintin #1 (1930): "In the Land of the Soviets"

Creators: Georges Prosper Remi (as Herge)

Number of Appearances: 50

   Comic Book Appearances: 20

   TV, Film Appearances: 30

Type of Organization/Group: government agency, intelligence agency

Nation: Russia

Number of group members listed below: 35

Character
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Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
The Abomination The Abomination (Emil Blonsky) villain
CBR Scale: S Communist atheist
KGB; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 180
Agent 237X villain
CBR Scale: M Communist
KGB DC 1
Theresa Beswick villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB Marvel 1
The Commissar The Commissar (Alexi Bruskin) villain
CBR Scale: M Communist
KGB
[trained Darkstar and Black Widow]
Marvel 4
Crimson Dynamo Crimson Dynamo (Dimitri Bukharin) hero
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB; The Soviet Super-Soldiers...  Marvel 36
Crimson Dynamo Crimson Dynamo (Yuri Petrovich) villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB Marvel 5
Crimson Dynamo (Colonel-General Valentin Shatalov) villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB; Remont 4 Marvel 8
Dark Angel (Mia Lessing) hero
  KGB; Freelance Restorations (ally)... 
[fell in love with Clive Reston]
Marvel 7
Druig Druig villain
CBR Scale: U Eternals religion (apostate)
KGB; Eternals...  Marvel 28
Electro (Ivan Kronov) villain
CBR Scale: D Communist
KGB Marvel 4
Flagwatch #133 villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB Marvel 1
Gargoyle (Yuri Topolov) villain scientist
CBR Scale: M Communist
KGB Marvel 4
General villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB
[incarcerated at the Cage; led a crime organization]
Marvel 2
Ghost Maker Ghost Maker (Grigori Sovchenko) villain
CBR Scale: I resurrected
The Hand; Snakeroot... 
[part Mongol from the Russian steppes]
Marvel 4
Boris Kalumchuk villain
CBR Scale: M Communist
KGB DC 1
KGB KGB supporting character villain group real/historical person
CBR Scale: M Communist
[1st app: The Adventures of Tintin #1 (1930)] Egmont 50
KGBeast (Anatoli Knyazev) villain
CBR Scale: U Communist
KGB DC 45
Sergei Kruglov Sergei Kruglov villain
CBR Scale: D Communist
KGB 20th Century Fox Television 1
Gregori Luchkov villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB Marvel 1
Mindwolf (Mikhail) villain
  KGB Marvel New Universe 2
Omega Red Omega Red (Arkady Rossovich) villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB; The Upstarts...  Marvel 98
Osaku Osaku (Karla Romanova) villain
CBR Scale: M Communist; Snakeroot
Snakeroot; KGB Marvel 12
Ozu villain
  KGB
[smuggled computer tape out of U.S. in caviar shipment]
Marvel 1
Colonel Dmitri Panshin villain
CBR Scale: R Communist
KGB
[war criminal brought to U.S., protected by SHIELD]
Marvel 1
Samisdat (Alexi Kalishnikov) villain clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Dawning Light (leader)
KGB Marvel 3
Colonel Sasha supporting character
  KGB
[KGB colonel]
Marvel 1
Carrington Scullers supporting character
  KGB; MI-6 Marvel 1
Seraph Seraph (Nancy Turpin) villain hero
CBR Scale: U religious
Secret Empire; KGB... 
[double agent]
Marvel 11
General Fyodr Sheltov villain
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB; The People's Protectorate (liaison) Marvel 4
Steel Wolf Steel Wolf (Ivan Illyich Gort) villain hero
  KGB; The Suicide Squad...  DC 20
Titanium Man Titanium Man (Boris Bullski) villain hero
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB; Republican Guard...  Marvel 49
Alexi Vazhin Alexi Vazhin supporting character
CBR Scale: S Communist
KGB
[Russia's mutant affairs chief; helped train Rick Mason]
Marvel 16
Sergei Vladimiroff villain
  KGB Marvel New Universe 1
Major Zastrow Major Zastrow villain hero
  KGB; Red Shadows DC 26
Zhilov supporting character
  KGB ABC 1

KGB


This character is in the following 24 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Adventures of Tintin #1 (1930): "In the Land of the Soviets"
The Atom (vol. 1) #25 (June-July 1966): "The Spy Who Went Out For the Gold!"
Bonjour, Farewell (1997)
Daredevil
Dark Reign: Mr. Negative #2 (Sep. 2009): "Battle for Chinatown" (mentioned)
DV8 #8 (June 1997): "Three"
Farewell (2009)
Firefox
Firestorm, The Nuclear Man
From Russia with Love
Iron Man (vol. 1) #218 (May 1987): "Deep Trouble!"
Liebesnachte in der Taiga
Martin Mystere
Marvel Knights (vol. 1) #5 (Nov. 2000): "Family and Friends" (mentioned)
Psi-Force #1 (Nov. 1986): "Hour of the Wolf!"
Red Scorpion (1988)
Terminal Velocity (1994)
The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #123 (July 1979): "Listen--Stop Me If You've Heard It--But This One Will KILL You!" (mentioned)


Suggested links for further research about this character and the character's religious affiliation:
  - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KGB
  - http://www.screenjunkies.com/movies/genres-movies/gangster/kgb-movies/
  - http://www.comicvine.com/kgb/65-40823/
  - http://www.imdb.com/character/ch0301547/
  - http://www.imdb.com/character/ch0082443/
  - http://www.imdb.com/character/ch0319525/
  - http://www.imdb.com/find?q=kgb&s=tt