X-Men (vol. 1) #65 (Feb. 1970):
“Before I’d Be Slave...”
by Denny O'Neil, Neal Adams, Tom Palmer

X-Men (vol. 1) #65

Title: “Before I’d Be Slave...”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Feb. 1970

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Denny O'Neil
Art by: Neal Adams, Tom Palmer

25 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Cyclops Cyclops (Scott Summers) hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Protestant; mutant supremacist
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 8,371
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy) hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 5,233
Phoenix Marvel Girl (Jean Grey) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 1,905
Iceman Iceman (Bobby Drake) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,752
Angel Angel (Warren Worthington III) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,741
Professor X Professor X (Charles Xavier) hero scientist
CBR Scale: S religious
X-Men (founder); Genoshan Excalibur...  Marvel 4,999
Havok Havok (Alex Summers) hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Magistrates; X-Men... 
[Cyclops' brother]
Marvel 592
Polaris Lorna Dane hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
X-Men; X-Factor... 
[studied geophysics in college]
Marvel 464
S.H.I.E.L.D. S.H.I.E.L.D. supporting character group
  [government agency; intelligence agency...] Marvel 1,188
Changeling Changeling (Kevin Sydney)
  X-Men; Factor Three Marvel 23
Xavier Institute Xavier School for Gifted Youngsters supporting character group
  [high school] Marvel 373
Z'Nox monster villain
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[giant reptilian biped] Marvel 2
Z'Nox Z'Nox
villain group
CBR Scale: I alien
[amoral, cruel, decadent reptillian alien race] Marvel 12
X-Men X-Men hero group
  [1st app: The X-Men (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1963)] Marvel 9,958
Dr. Theodore Norton supporting character
  [astronomer] Marvel 1
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm)
CBR Scale: S Jewish
U.S. Air Force; The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 5,017
Human Torch Human Torch (Johnny Storm)
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 4,393
Mr. Fantastic Mr. Fantastic (Reed Richards)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: SCBR Scale: I humanist; portrayed alternatively as explicitly believing in God and as atheist
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,661
Crystal Crystal (Crystalia Amaquelin Maximoff)
CBR Scale: S Inhuman religion
Inhumans; Inhuman...  Marvel 531
The Fantastic Four The Fantastic Four
hero group
  [1st app: The Fantastic Four (vol. 1) #1 (Nov. 1961)] Marvel 100
David Brinkley David Brinkley
supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: S Presbyterian
[news anchor] NBC 72
Chet Huntley Chet Huntley
supporting character real/historical person
  [news anchor]   73
Nick Fury Nick Fury
(voice only)
CBR Scale: U secular
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Howling Commandos...  Marvel 1,898
Sunfire Sunfire (Shiro Yoshida)
(behind the scenes) 
villain hero
CBR Scale: U Shinto
X-Men; Big Hero 6...  Marvel 259
Grotesk Grotesk (Gor-Tok)
CBR Scale: S Gortokian religion
Gortokian Marvel 18