|Citizen of an unknown country, presumably with a criminal record.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
Weapon X [III]
|Base of Operations|
Mutation resulting in an ability to hypnotize virtually anyone by making eye contact.
Mesmero can maintain his hypnotic influence over more than one subject at a time.
|X-Men Vol. 1 #49 (Oct. 1968)|
|Arnold Drake & Don Heck|
Little is known of the early life of the mutant named Mesmero before he was recruited by a robotic Magneto created by Samuel Saxon, the future Machinesmith. Apparently the mutant hypnotist was unaware that Magneto was a robot, until is was destroyed by a Sentinel.