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Omerta (Paulie Provenzano)

The Religious Affiliation of
Omerta
Paulie Provenzano

Religion: religious CBR Scale: U

Name: Omerta

Alter Ego: Paulie Provenzano

Other Names: Paulie Provenza; Paul "Paulie" Provenzano

Classification: hero hero  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Uncanny X-Men #392 (Apr. 2001)

Creators: Scott Lobdell, Salvador Larroca, Scott Hanna, Tim Townsend

Number of Appearances: 4

Teams/Affiliations: United States Marine Corps; X-Men

Occupation: gangster, soldier

Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

Gender: male

Note: briefly recruited to X-Men to stop Magneto's Genosha war

Paulie Provenzano was strongly anti-gay, which temporarily caused some friction between himself and openly LGBT teammate Northstar.

Paulie was only briefly a member of the X-Men. He was recruited by Jean Grey to be part of a temporary incarnation of the team sometimes known as the "Eve of Destruction X-Men." After their mission to stop Magneto's Genosha-based war against the rest of the world, Paulie was offered permanent membership in the X-Men. But he declined the offer and returned home to Brooklyn.


This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
The Uncanny X-Men (vol. 1) #392 (Apr. 2001): "From the Ashes of the Past... Still Another Genesis!"


Suggested links for further research about this character and the character's religious affiliation:
  - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omerta_(comics)
  - http://marvel.wikia.com/wiki/Paulie_Provenzano_(Earth-616)
  - http://www.mutanthigh.com/paulie.html
  - http://www.comicvine.com/paulie-provenzano/29-15019/
  - http://www.thexaxis.com/indexes/uncannyxmen/392.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/prolprz.htm
  - http://www.comics.org/issue/84153/
  - http://www.comicbookdb.com/issue.php?ID=3898