Wolverine's life began in Alberta, Canada, sometime around the 1880s and 1890s. The mutant who would come to be known simply as "Logan" was born James Howlett, the second son of Elizabeth Howlett (who was married to John Howlett, owner of a large estate) and the illegitimate son of the Howlett's grounds-keeper, Thomas Logan. As a boy, James was notably frail and... read more

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Full name James Howlett
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Wolverine (Phoenix Force)
Aliases Weapon X, Weapon Ten, Death, Mutate 9601, Jim Logan, Emilio Garra, Weapon Chi, Experiment X, Agent Ten, Peter Richards, Mai kethLogan, Mr. Patch
Place of birth Alberta, Canada
First appearance Incredible Hulk Vol. 2 #180
Creator Marvel Comics
Alignment Good


Occupation Adventurer, instructor, former bartender, bouncer, spy, government operative, mercenary, soldier, sailor, miner
Base Xavier Institute, Salem Center, Westchester County, New York; Avengers Tower, New York City
Teams Leader: X-ForceX-MenMember: Weapon XSecret DefendersUltimate X-MenContingencyCerebro's X-MenS.W.O.R.D.Alpha FlightFormerly: S.H.I.E.L.D.Four Horsemen of ApocalypseApocalypse's HorsemenAvengersDefendersHorsemen of ApocalypseFantastic Four
Relatives John Howlett Sr. (father, deceased), Elizabeth Howlett (mother, deceased), John Howlett Jr. (brother, allegedly deceased), Viper (ex-wife), Amiko (foster daughter), Erista (son), X-23 (clone)


Gender Male
Type / Race Mutant
Height 5'3 • 160 cm
Weight 300 lb • 135 kg
Eye color Blue
Hair color Black


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