The Defenders (vol. 1) #86 (Aug. 1980):
“The Left Hand of Silence!”
by Ed Hannigan, Don Perlin, Pablo Marcos

The Defenders (vol. 1) #86

Title: “The Left Hand of Silence!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Aug. 1980

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Ed Hannigan
Art by: Don Perlin, Pablo Marcos

17 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
The Hulk The Hulk (Bruce Banner) hero scientist
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Hulkbusters; Pantheon...  Marvel 4,551
Doctor Strange Doctor Strange (Dr. Stephen Strange) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: D occult
Illuminati; Midnight Sons...  Marvel 1,687
Black Panther Black Panther (T'Challa) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M African primal-indigenous
religion; Black Panther Cult
black; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 786
Valkyrie Valkyrie (Brunnhilde) hero
CBR Scale: D Norse/Teutonic paganism
The Defenders
[former Chooser of the Slain]
Marvel 325
Nighthawk Nighthawk (Kyle Richmond) hero
  Redeemers (Earth-712); Redeemers...  Marvel 361
Hellcat Hellcat (Patsy Walker) hero
  Lady Liberators; Legion of Unliving...  Marvel Timely 656
Aragorn Aragorn supporting character
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[winged steed of Black Knight (Whitman), Valkyrie]
Marvel 105
Mandrill Mandrill (Jerome Beechman) villain
  Black Spectre (leader); Crossfire's Mind Control Gang...  Marvel 61
Milton Rosenblum Milton Rosenblum supporting character
  [attorney] Marvel 15
Mr. Rangert supporting character
  [1st app: The Defenders (vol. 1) #86 (Aug. 1980)] Marvel 1
Klevshin supporting character
  [diplomat] Marvel 1
Artie Gumm supporting character
  [caused house fire when fell asleep with lit cigarette] Marvel 1
Luis supporting character
  [young child of a single mother] Marvel 1
Luis' mother supporting character
  [single mother; rode subway] Marvel 1
J.D. Waldner supporting character
  [1st app: The Defenders (vol. 1) #86 (Aug. 1980)] Marvel 1
Mr. Fantastic Mr. Fantastic (Reed Richards)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I humanist; portrayed alternatively as explicitly believing in God and as atheist
Fantastic Five; Illuminati...  Marvel 4,661
Invisible Woman Invisible Girl (Susan Storm Richards)
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian
Lady Liberators; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,069