Corruptor (Jackson Day)

Jackson Day

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Corruptor

Alter Ego: Jackson Day

Other Names: "Andrew Kappelhof"; "John Peabody"

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Nova (vol. 1) #4 (Dec. 1976): "Nova Against The Mighty Thor!"

Creators: Marv Wolfman, Sal Buscema, Tom Palmer

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

Number of Appearances: 41

Teams/Affiliations: Crossfire's Mind Control Gang; Hood's Army; Project: Pegasus; The Inner Circle (leader)

Enemy of: Spider-Man

Ally: Imus Champion

Nation: USA

Birth Place: Simyrna, Delaware, USA

Gender: male

Note: owner of Hope Foundation

Although Jackson underwent medical treatment, his Corruptor persona became dominant and he appeared unwilling or unable to revert. Escaping to Manhattan, he formed a criminal organization called the Inner Circle, placing many good-natured followers under his influence. One such individual was Charles Rider, Nova's father.

This character is in the following 8 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Avengers (vol. 3) #6 (July 1998): "Earth's Mightiest Frauds?"
The Incredible Hulk (vol. 2) #265 (Nov. 1981): "You Can't Always Get What You Want, But If You Try Sometime You Just Might Find You Get What You Need!"
The New Avengers (vol. 1) #55 (Sep. 2009) (3-panel cameo)
New Warriors (vol. 3) #6 (Feb. 2006): "The Valley of the Jerks"
Nova (vol. 1) #4 (Dec. 1976): "Nova Against The Mighty Thor!"
Union Jack

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