The Religious Affiliation of
Lyle Getz

Religion: Scientism CBR Scale: R

Name: Lyle Getz

Other Names: Scientist Supreme

Classification: villain villain   scientist scientist  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Tales of Suspense (vol. 1) #94 (Oct. 1967): "If This Be... Modok!"

Creators: Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Joe Sinnott

Number of Appearances: 1

Teams/Affiliations: A.I.M. (leader)

Enemy of: Captain America, M.O.D.O.K.

Occupation: scientist

Gender: male

Note: AIM leader who chose George Tarleton to become MODOC

Lyle Getz was the "Scientist Supreme" who was the leader of the science-based terrorist organization A.I.M.

"Scientist Supreme" is the traditional title of the top leader of A.I.M. Lyle Getz is one of earlierst (or perhaps the earliest) known leader to hold this title, but he is probably not the first.

Lyle Getz is best known as the leader who chose George Tarleton to undergo the experiemental procedure that turned this low-level employee into the powerful villain MODOC. After Tarleton transformed into the murderous MODOK, he killed Lyle Getz and took over leadership of A.I.M.

This character is in the following 2 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Captain America: The Legend #1 (Sep. 1996)
Tales of Suspense (vol. 1) #94 (Oct. 1967): "If This Be... Modok!"

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