Thunderball (Eliot Franklin)

Eliot Franklin

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Thunderball

Alter Ego: Eliot Franklin

Other Names: Dr. Eliot Franklin

Classification: villain villain   scientist scientist  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Defenders (vol. 1) #17 (Nov. 1974): "Power Play!"

Creators: Len Wein, Sal Buscema, Dan Green

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

Number of Appearances: 151

   Comic Book Appearances: 149

   TV, Film Appearances: 2

Teams/Affiliations: Hood's Army; The Masters of Evil; Wrecking Crew

Enemy of: The Avengers

Birth Place: Buffalo, New York, USA

Race: black

Gender: male

This character is in the following 39 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Amazing Spider-Man
The Avengers (vol. 1) #276 (Feb. 1987): "Revenge"
Avengers Finale #1 (Jan. 2005) (1-panel cameo)
Captain America (vol. 1) #394 (Nov. 1991): "The Face of Fear"
Dark Reign Files #1 (Apr. 2009)
The Defenders
Iron Man (vol. 1) #171 (June 1983): "Ball and Chain"
Marvel Holiday Special 2004 #1 (Jan. 2005): "Jonah's Holiday Carol"
Marvel Knights Spider-Man #20 (Jan. 2006): "Spider-Man: The Other--Evolve or Die Part Five: Retreat" (imagination)
Marvel Super-Heroes Secret Wars
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (24 Oct. 2006)
The New Avengers
Runaways (vol. 2) #1 (Apr. 2005): "True Believers: Chapter One"
Secret Wars II #3 (Sep. 1985): "This World is Mine!" (cameo)
Thunderbolts: Life Sentences #1 (July 2001): "Life Sentences"
Ultimate Captain America Annual #1 (Dec. 2008): "Training Day"

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