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

The 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


16 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.
Cyclops Cyclops (Scott Summers) hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Protestant; mutant supremacist
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 2,604
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy) hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; Brotherhood of Mutants...  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; Secret Defenders...  Marvel 1,752
Angel Angel (Warren Worthington III) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
Secret Defenders; X-Force...  Marvel 1,741
Professor X Professor X (Charles Xavier) hero scientist
CBR Scale: S religious
The Mutant Underground (founder); Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 4,999
Havok Havok (Alex Summers) hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Brotherhood of Mutants; Magistrates... 
[Cyclops' brother]
Marvel 592
Polaris 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. supporting character
  [intelligence agency; government agency...] Marvel 1,188
Changeling Changeling (Kevin Sydney) hero
  X-Men; Factor Three Marvel 23
Z'Nox monster villain
CBR Scale: I N.A.
[giant reptilian biped] Marvel 2
ZNox Z'Nox villain
CBR Scale: I alien
[amoral, cruel, decadent reptillian alien race] Marvel 12
The Thing The Thing (Ben Grimm)
(cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 5,017
Human Torch Human Torch (Johnny Storm)
(cameo)
hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Fantastic Four; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 4,393
Mr. Fantastic Mr. Fantastic (Reed Richards)
(cameo)
hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S humanist; portrayed alternatively as explicitly believing in God and as atheist
The Fantastic Four; The Avengers...  Marvel 4,661
Nick Fury Nick Fury
(behind the scenes)
hero
CBR Scale: U secular
S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Ultimates...  Marvel 1,898