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The Defenders (vol. 1) #64 (Oct. 1978):
“D-Day!”
by David Anthony Kraft, Sal Buscema, Don Perlin

The Defenders (vol. 1) #64

Title: “D-Day!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Oct. 1978

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: David Anthony Kraft
Art by: Sal Buscema, Don Perlin


43 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
Falcon Falcon (Sam Wilson) hero
CBR Scale: S Baptist (lapsed)
The Avengers; SHIELD Super-Agents...  Marvel 531
Iron Fist Iron Fist (Danny Rand) hero
CBR Scale: M Tibetan (K'un L'un) Buddhism
The Avengers; Heroes for Hire...  Marvel 672
Havok Havok (Alex Summers) hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Magistrates; X-Men... 
[Cyclops' brother]
Marvel 592
Hercules Hercules hero deity
CBR Scale: D Greco-Roman classical religion
The Champions; The Avengers...  DC Marvel 1,029
MACH-IV Beetle (Abner Jenkins) villain hero
  The Thunderbolts; The Masters of Evil...  Marvel 152
Plantman Plantman (Samuel Smithers) villain hero
  Crime Wave; The Thunderbolts...  Marvel 86
Nova Nova (Richard Rider) hero
  The Defenders; The New Warriors... 
[attended Harry S. Truman High]
Marvel 427
Polaris Polaris (Lorna Dane) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
X-Men; X-Factor... 
[studied geophysics in college]
Marvel 464
Son of Satan Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (former priest)
The Defenders; The Howling Commandos...  Marvel 207
Prowler Prowler (Hobie Brown) hero
  Wild Pack; Outlaws...  Marvel 82
Electro Electro (Max Dillon) villain
  The Frightful Four; Doom's Brigade...  Marvel 274
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
(Asgardian)
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond) hero
  The Defenders; The Thunderbolts...  Marvel 361
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker) hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel Timely 639
Blob Blob (Fred J. Dukes) villain hero
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; X-Corps...  Marvel 403
Toad Toad (Mortimer Toynbee) villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; The 198...  Marvel 310
Quasar Marvel Man (Wendell Vaughn) hero
CBR Scale: S atheist
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Avengers...  Marvel 317
Stingray Stingray (Walter Newell) hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 124
Jack of Hearts Jack of Hearts (Jonathan Hart) hero
  The Avengers; The Defenders Marvel 144
Torpedo Torpedo (Brock Jones) hero
  [Stivak's successor] Marvel 33
Captain Ultra Captain Ultra (Griffin Gogol) hero
  The Defenders; Initiative: Nebraska team Marvel 30
Boomerang Boomerang (Fred Myers) villain
  Thunderbolts Army; The Masters of Evil... 
[played professional baseball]
Marvel 130
Shocker Shocker (Herman Schultz) villain
  The Masters of Evil; Sinister Syndicate...  Marvel 157
Batroc the Leaper Batroc the Leaper (Georges Batroc) villain
  Batroc's Brigade; Thunderbolts Army...  Marvel 129
Aragorn Aragorn supporting character
CBR Scale: I N.A.
horse
[winged steed of Black Knight (Whitman), Valkyrie]
Marvel 105
Whirlwind Whirlwind (David Cannon) villain
  Batroc's Brigade; Thunderbolts Army... 
[ice skating competitor]
Marvel 113
Goliath Black Goliath (Bill Foster) hero
  The Champions; The Avengers...  Marvel 118
Porcupine Porcupine (Alex Gentry) villain
  Maggia; Batroc's Brigade...  Marvel 36
The Melter The Melter (Bruno Horgan) villain
  The Masters of Evil; Death Squad Marvel 90
Libra villain
CBR Scale: D astrology
Zodiac (LMDs) Marvel 8
Sagittarius Sagittarius villain
CBR Scale: D astrology
Zodiac (LMDs) Marvel 7
Leap-Frog Leap-Frog (Vinnie Patilio) villain
CBR Scale: S repentant
Damage Control; Emissaries of Evil (Electro)
[father of Frogman]
Marvel 20
Meteor-Man Looter (Norton G. Fester) villain scientist
  [inventor; thief] Marvel 5
Pecos villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 2
Joe the Gorilla (Joe) villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 2
Cap'n Skragg villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 2
Tagak the Leopard Lord Tagak the Leopard Lord (Tagak) hero
CBR Scale: M Sacred Krill religion
[1st app: Daredevil (vol. 1) #72 (Jan. 1971)] Marvel 5
White Tiger White Tiger (Hector Ayala) hero
CBR Scale: U Catholic
[college student] Marvel 15
Dollar Bill Dollar Bill (Aaron Tagma English) supporting character
  [tried to make documentary about Defenders] Marvel 19
Ledge Ledge supporting character
  Empire State University
[old friend of TV producer "Dollar Bill"]
Marvel 14
Lunatik Lunatik (Arisen Tyrk) villain deity
CBR Scale: M sorcerer
[ruler] Marvel 19
General Kharkov supporting character
CBR Scale: R Communist
[general] Marvel 2
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner)
(only on cover)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
The Avengers; The Defenders...  Marvel 4,551