Alias

Human-Top

Whirlwind


Nick Name
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Civilian ID

David Cannon


Alias

Charles Matthews


Occupation
Criminal
Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with a criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Kansas City, Missouri
Group Affiliation

Lethal Legion

Masters of Evil


Base of Operations
New York, New York
Height
6' 1"
Weight
220 lbs.
Eye Color
Blue
Hair Color
Brown
Known Powers

Mutation resulting in superhuman strength and an ability to rotate his body around at superhuman speeds enabling flight and the creation of cyclones.


Note: While spinning Whirlwind's other normal functions of sight, hearing and speech are not impaired and his can still accomplish many mundane task while using his superhuman powers.


Accessories

Shurikens: Bladed throwing stars typically used by marital artists.


Wrist Blades: Wrist-mounted saw blades capable of slicing though virtually any substance softer than steel.


Common Enemies

Avengers

Giant-Man

Wasp


Regularly Appearing

Avengers Vol. 1

Tales to Astonish Vol. 1


First Appearance
Tales to Astonish Vol. 1 #50 (Dec. 1963)
Creator
Stan Lee & Jack Kirby
Origin

Born a mutant with an ability to move and spin at high speeds without getting dizzy, David Cannon initially used his talents as a bully and later a petty criminal. Although he found legitimate careers as a circus performer, professional wrestler, and competitive ice-skater; Cannon always gravitated towards crime. Eventually fashioning a flamboyant costume he became the Human-Top.


After being incarcerated by Giant-Man and the Wasp he developed his skills further re-dubbing himself Whirlwind.


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