Religion: Lutheran; Pietist theologian
Name: Baron von Frankenstein
Alter Ego: Johann Konrad Dippel
Other Names: Christianus Democritus; Conrad Dippel; Konrad von Frankenstein
First Appearance: Doctor Strange, Sorcerer Supreme #37 (Jan. 1992): "Frankensurfer"
Number of Appearances: 1
Note: grandfather of Victor von Frankenstein
Konrad Dippel (sometimes spelled Conrad) was an actual alchemist who lived at Castle Frankenstein during the late 17th century. Frankenstein author Mary Shelley visited Dippel's estate on Lake Geneva in 1814.
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