Daredevil (vol. 1) #174 (Sep. 1981):
“The Assasination of Matt Murdock”
by Frank Miller, Klaus Janson

Daredevil (vol. 1) #174

Title: “The Assasination of Matt Murdock”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Sep. 1981

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Frank Miller
Art by: Frank Miller, Klaus Janson

14 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Daredevil Daredevil (Matt Murdock)
(lead character)
CBR Scale: M Catholic
Marvel Knights; Weapon X (Exiles) Marvel 1,801
Foggy Nelson Foggy Nelson supporting character
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
[law partner of Matt Murdock (Daredevil)] Marvel 488
Ben Urich Ben Urich supporting character
CBR Scale: S Jewish
[reporter] Marvel 19
Elektra Elektra (Elektra Natchios) villain hero
CBR Scale: I Greek Orthodox; Ninjutsu
Code Red; The Hand Marvel 331
The Kingpin The Kingpin (Wilson Fisk) villain
CBR Scale: U Catholic (lapsed)
HYDRA Marvel 619
The Hand The Hand villain group
CBR Scale: D Ninjutsu
[1st app: Daredevil (vol. 1) #174 (Sep. 1981)] Marvel 155
The Gladiator The Gladiator (Melvin Potter) villain
  Emissaries of Evil (Electro); Maggia
[led own gang]
Marvel 45
Heather Glenn Heather Glenn supporting character
  [dated Daredevil, Iron Man; later killed herself] Marvel 51
Kirigi Kirigi villain
CBR Scale: D Ninjutsu
The Hand Marvel 20
Flint Flint villain
  [Kingpin's early lieutenant/right-hand man] Marvel 8
Betsy Beatty Betsy Beatty supporting character
  [Gladiator's social worker; married him] Marvel 12
Maxine Lavender Maxine Lavender supporting character
  [former District Attorney in NYC; prosecuted Gladiator] Marvel 6
The Jonin villain
CBR Scale: D Ninjutsu
Asian; The Hand (leader) Marvel 2
Alphonse de Chanteaus supporting character
  [1st app: Daredevil (vol. 1) #174 (Sep. 1981)] Marvel 1