Religion: not determined yet
Name: The Mandarin
Alter Ego: Khan
Other Names: Gene Khan; Zhang Tong; Tem Borjigin; Chu; Tem Borjigin
First Appearance: Tales of Suspense (vol. 1) #50 (Feb. 1964): "The Hands of the Mandarin!"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 190
Comic Book Appearances: 166
TV, Film Appearances: 23
Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 1
Birth Place: China
The man who would become the Mandarin was born in a small village in China before the Communist Revolution.
The Mandarin grew up in a village in rural China before the Communist Revolution. He is a ruthless, murdering villain bent on world domination. But there is no reason to believe he himself is a Communist, despite the current political regime of his native land.
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