Name: inventors

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

Type of Organization/Group: occupation

Number of group members listed below: 91

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and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Harold Allnut Harold Allnut supporting character
  [mute midget; worked many years for Batman] DC 63
Edwin Alva Edwin Alva villain scientist
CBR Scale: M obsessed with power
System DC Milestone Media 39
Archimedes Archimedes supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: U Greek philosophy; Greco-Roman classical religion
[1st app: Cabiria (1914)] Itala Film 11
Vincent Astor Vincent Astor supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
[hosted FDR on his yacht; ran intelligence group "The Room"] Marvel 1
Jean-Pierre Blanchard Jean-Pierre Blanchard real/historical person
  [made 1st balloon ascension in U.S.A.] DC 2
Uncle Branes supporting character scientist
  [Little Dot's uncle] Harvey 23
Brad Charles supporting character scientist
  Ultra Violent Crime Division
[director of technology for UVCD]
Image Sacred Studios 2
Jacques Charles Jacques Charles supporting character scientist real/historical person
  [inventor of the hydrogen balloon] DC 1
Chip Chip (Chip McNally) hero
[super-intelligent mutant; created most Cyberforce tech]
Image Top Cow 33
Victor Cieszkowska supporting character
  [dreams up inventions] Marvel 1
Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo da Vinci scientist real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Catholic
[1st app: The Tragic Love of Mona Lisa (1912)] DC Marvel 78
Thomas Edison Thomas Edison scientist real/historical person
CBR Scale: I Congregationalist; Deist
[1st app: Edison Drawn by 'World' Artist (1896)] DC 189
Esak hero scientist
CBR Scale: R New Gods of New Genesis
New Gods DC 7
Brigham Fontaine supporting character
CBR Scale: U Latter-day Saint
[1st app: Spider-Man/Doctor Octopus: Out of Reach #1 (Jan. 2004)] Marvel 5
Forever Man (Morgan MacNeil Hardy) villain
CBR Scale: I Egyptian classical religion (past life); Gaian?; morally conservative American patriot
[1st app: Spider-Woman (vol. 1) #33 (Dec. 1980)] Marvel 3
The Fox (Warren Lawford) villain scientist
  Terrible Trio DC 12
Andrew Frost Andrew Frost villain scientist
  [1st app: The Atom (vol. 1) #16 (Dec. 1964 - Jan. 1965)] DC 1
Gyro Gearloose Gyro Gearloose supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: I anthropomorphic animal
chicken Walt Disney Pictures Disney Comics, etc. 1,238
Ghost Ghost (Johnny) villain
CBR Scale: S anti-corporate activist
A.I.M.; The Thunderbolts Marvel 36
Rube Goldberg real/historical person
CBR Scale: I Jewish
[designed fanciful, complex "Rube Goldberg machines"] Marvel 7
The Golden Man The Golden Man (Robert Mallory) supporting character
  [1st app: Daredevil Annual #4 (Oct. 1976)] Marvel 1
Guardsman Guardsman (Kevin O'Brien) hero
  Stark Industries Marvel 19
Handy Smurf supporting character
CBR Scale: R Smurf religion
Smurf Dupuis Publishing 22
Himon hero scientist
CBR Scale: R New Gods of New Genesis
New Gods
[invented the "mother box"]
DC 6
Iron Man Iron Man (Tony Stark) hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Jack B. Quick (Jonothon Beauregard Quick) hero
  America's Best WildStorm Americas Best Comics 11
Professor Jenson villain scientist
  [invented Cosmic Depressor; went insane; killed lab aide] Marvel Timely 1
Uncle Jim Uncle Jim supporting character
  [1st app: Kid Eternity (vol. 1) #6 (Summer 1947)] Quality 1
Zephyr Jones Zephyr Jones hero
  [tried to journey to Mars to fulfill his father's dream] Marvel Timely 3
Jimmy Jupiter Jimmy Jupiter lead character scientist
CBR Scale: D alien
Martian Archie 4
Carl Kaxton supporting character
  [designed Stilt-Man armor] Marvel 3
Masatake Kuramoto supporting character
  [1st app: Team America #1 (June 1982)] Marvel 1
Hedy Lamarr Hedy Lamarr supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Jewish Catholic
[1st app: Hollywood Goes to Town (1938)] MGM 74
Leap-Frog Leap-Frog (Vinnie Patilio) villain
CBR Scale: S repentant
Damage Control; Emissaries of Evil (Electro)
[father of Frogman]
Marvel 20
Charles Lindbergh Charles Lindbergh real/historical person
  [1st app: Detective Comics (vol. 1) #854 (Aug. 2009)] DC 57
Lionfang (Alejandro Cortez) villain scientist
  Hispanic Marvel 3
Dr. Clinton Lyman supporting character scientist
  [featured in chapters 1, 10-12] Republic Pictures 1
Gabriel MacGregor supporting character scientist
  [Tony Stark's friend; became delusional; committed suicide] Marvel 1
The Mad Mechanic (Otto Briefer) villain scientist
CBR Scale: M Nazi
[created robot army to attack Allied Forces] Marvel 2
Steve Magniconte supporting character scientist
  [Jack's brother; invented tech to give him "edge"] Marvel New Universe 1
Brother Francis Martier supporting character clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D Catholic monk (Franciscan)
[designed Airboy's advanced airplane] Hillman Publications Eclipse, etc. 2
Maxwell Maxwell supporting character
  [invented a new kind of gun sight] Quality 1
Professor McSneer Professor McSneer villain scientist
  [created destructive rolling machine "the Eight Ball"] Quality 1
Bob Merritt hero
  [invented new types of aircraft] DC 25
Meteor-Man Meteor-Man (Norton G. Fester) villain scientist
  [1st app: The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #36 (May 1966)] Marvel 5
Austin Milcsop Austin Milcsop non-feature lead character scientist
  [invents protoplasmic "mother" to take care of adults] Event Comics 1
Dr. Miraco supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: I alien
[created force field suit for Meta-Zone miners]
DC 3
Joseph and Etienne Montgolfier Joseph and Etienne Montgolfier supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: I Catholic
[1783: made 1st hot-air balloon flight] DC 2
Uriah Mowcher supporting character scientist
  [invented a time machine] DC 3
Needles supporting character scientist
  [invented a hair-cutting machine, which exploded] DC 2
Mr. O'Brien Mr. O'Brien supporting character
CBR Scale: U religious
[strict, authoritarian; laments not becoming a musician] Fox Searchlight Pictures Plan B Entertainment, etc. 14
Norman Osborn Norman Osborn villain
CBR Scale: U manifestly non-religious
Cabal of Scrier (leader); Dark Avengers (leader)...  Marvel 417
Phineas Potter Phineas Potter supporting character scientist
  [Lana Lang's eccentric uncle] DC 60
Princess Nightmare Princess Nightmare villain scientist
CBR Scale: M Radical Feminist
[invented Virtual Reality Projector]
DC Milestone Media 1
Uncle Pyko supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: I uplifted animal
[genius turtle; deciphered Gideon's Bible]
Marvel 5
Q Q (Major Boothroyd) supporting character scientist
  MI-6 Jonathan Cape MGM, etc. 40
Ralph Ralph supporting character
CBR Scale: I anthropomorphic animal
bear; Liberty Meadows
[midget bear]
Insight Studios Group Image 38
Dr. Raphael Dr. Raphael supporting character scientist
  [invented uranium explosive; kidnapped by bad guys] Quality 1
RASL RASL (Robert Joseph Johnson) hero scientist
  Native American
[art thief; obtains dimension-hopping teleportation device]
Cartoon Books 15
Roger Reckless supporting character scientist
  [technologist Yarn Man met in post-apocalyptic future] Kitchen Sink Press 1
Nathaniel Richards Nathaniel Richards supporting character villain scientist
  [father of Reed Richards, Huntara] Marvel 43
Rocket Racer Rocket Racer (Robert Farrell) hero
  Outlaws Marvel 39
Tot Rodor supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: S philosopher
[invented Pseudoderm mask worn by Question] DC 2
Comte de Saint Germain Comte de Saint Germain villain real/historical person
CBR Scale: D occult; alchemist; spiritualism; Theosophy
[1st app: Before the Fantastic Four: The Storms #1 (Dec. 2000)] Marvel 16
The Shark The Shark (Gunther Hardwick) villain scientist
  Terrible Trio DC 11
Christopher Sholes Christopher Sholes real/historical person
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
[invented typewriter] DC 1
Squirrel Squirrel (Jasper Evans) supporting character scientist
  [Deathstroke's regular assistant; made his Power Stroke] DC 9
Fabian Stankowicz Fabian Stankowicz supporting character villain
  The Avengers (staff) Marvel 33
Professor Stanley Professor Stanley supporting character scientist
  Super Police
[invented Hi-Lo (a stratoplane-submarine)]
DC 11
Claude Starkowski supporting character
  [junkman; outfitted Howard the Duck in Iron Duck armor] Marvel 5
Janet Stein Janet Stein villain
CBR Scale: S Gibborim
The Pride Marvel 15
Victor Stein Victor Stein villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Gibborim
The Pride
[father of "Talkback" (Chase Stein)]
Marvel 19
Stilt-Man Stilt-Man (Wilbur Day) villain scientist
  Emissaries of Evil (Electro); Gang of Four Marvel 53
Dr. Karl Swensen supporting character scientist
  [invented M.A.X. armor; father of Jenny Swensen (Spitfire)] Marvel New Universe 2
Technician villain scientist
CBR Scale: M obsessive collector of advanced technology
[1st app: Superboy (vol. 3) #16 (June 1995)] DC 3
Techno Techno (Norbert Ebersol) villain hero
  HYDRA; Initiative...  Marvel 136
The Thin Man (Clyde Wynant) supporting character scientist
  [hired Nick and Nora Charles in novel/film "The Thin Man"] MGM 2
Tinkerer Tinkerer (Phineas T. Mason) villain scientist
  [serves the underworld] Marvel 104
Creighton Tinkerman Creighton Tinkerman supporting character scientist
  [1st app: Marvel Family #28 (Oct. 1948)] Fawcett 4
Torpedo (Michael Stivak) hero scientist
CBR Scale: S religious/ethical
[created Torpedo suit] Marvel 2
Bobby Tyler supporting character
  [boy invented fan, but it brought UFO that caused heatwave] Marvel Atlas 1
Terry Vance Terry Vance hero
  [boy genius detective] Timely Marvel 41
Vandal villain scientist
  [created Mechamorph, Alfredo Morelli's Gauntlet power glove] Marvel 2
The Vulture (Armand Lydecker) villain scientist
  Terrible Trio DC 15
Dr. Wagnastein supporting character scientist
  [invented Ultra-Oscillatron] Marvel 1
Professor Caleb West supporting character scientist
  [invented Cyberniray (mind control ray gun)] DC 2
White Dragon villain scientist
  [1st app: Iron Man (vol. 1) #39 (July 1971)] Marvel 2
Wizard Wizard (Bentley Wittman) villain
  Hood's Army; The Frightful Four (founder)...  Marvel 202
Hubert Wren supporting character scientist
  [made duplicator machine; accidentally copied fiance] Marvel 1
Zakka villain
CBR Scale: R Deviant religion
Deviants Marvel 1
Abe Zimmer Abe Zimmer supporting character scientist
  [Stark Enterprises research director] Marvel 31