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| Captain America
|Full name:||Steven Rogers|
|First Appearance:|| Captain America Comics #1 (as Captain America)|
Captain America #180 (as Nomad)
Captain America #335 (as The Captain)
Avengers Prime #1 (as Captain Steve Rogers)
Amazing Spider-Man Vol 1 666 (as Spider-King)
|Created by:||Joe Simon, Jack Kirby|
|Place of Birth:||Manhattan, New York City, New York|
|Base:||Avengers Mansion and Avengers Tower, Manhattan, New York City, New York; formerly Secret Avengers' secret safehouses, Quincarrier; Hydrobase, Atlantic Ocean; Rokatanski & Co., Brooklyn Heights, New York City; 569 Leaman Place, Brooklyn Heights, New York City|
|Affiliations:||Avengers (off-field leader); formerly Uncanny Avengers (founder), S.H.I.E.L.D., Invaders (leader), Secret Avengers (leader), New Avengers, U.S. Army, Illuminati, Diamondback (partner), Demolition-Man (partner), Secret Defenders, Nomad (partner), Falcon (partner), Rick Jones (partner), Crazy S.U.E.S., Bucky (partner), Secret Avengers (Civil War), Captain America Corps|
|Powers/Abilities:||Master Martial Artist, Master Tactician and Strategist, Master Acrobat, Professional Sketch Artist, Expert Marksman, Expert Swordsman, Multi-lingual, Expert Vehicular driver, Master Shieldmanship, Indomitable Will|
|Height:||6' 2" (1.88 m)|
|Weight:||220 lbs (100 kg)|
"When the mob and the press and the whole world tell you to move, your job is to plant yourself like a tree by the river of truth, and tell the whole world "No, You Move." "
Steve Rogers was born July 4, 1922, to a poor Irish immigrant family, Sarah and Joseph Rogers. He grew up a frail child during the Great Depression in the United States. As a serviceman in the 1940's, Steve volunteered to be the subject of, and was the first success of an experimental Super-Soldier Serum developed by the US army.
At the end of World War II, Rogers was lost in the icy waters of the English Channel.
Joining and leading the Avengers
Decades later, the Sub-Mariner, stumbled across his still-frozen form, which was being worshiped by a far-flung Inuit tribe. Enraged, the Sub-Mariner threw the ice block into the ocean. While opposing Namor, the newly formed Avengers happened upon Rogers' thawing body and soon revived the legendary hero.
Steve joined their ranks as the first recruit, since their formation, and was given retroactive "founding member" status in place of Bruce Banner's alter-ago, Hulk. With his superhuman abilities, extensive training, combat experience, combined with his impressive physique, confidence, and will, Steve was an excellent addition to the team and became their leader.
Powers and abilities
- Peak Human Strength
- Peak Human Speed
- Peak Human Agility, Leaping, and Reflexes
- Peak Human Senses including touch, smell, taste, sight and hearing
- Peak Human Stamina/Endurance
- Peak Human Durability
- Accelerated Healing
- Steve is shown to be worthy of lifting and using Mjolnir, Thor's hammer.
- He is one of few people capable of accessing Iron Man's armory, and is one of two foreigners entrusted with Black Panther's technology.
- Steve possesses a significant mental resilience as he was able to wear the Worldmind, Nova's helmet, without going mad.
- Steve is one of the very few people that Wolverine truly trusts.
- Steve seems to have a love for apple pie.
- Steve can run a 40-yard dash in 3.82 seconds.
- Batman once admitted that Captain America can beat him, although it would take a long time.