Ms Marvel – One, Two, Three, Four are there any more?

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First  of Ms Marvel  was Carol Danvers  who made her appearance in 1968 as a non super powered heroine but surfaced later in the 1970’s as Ms Marvel when her DNA was merged with Captain America thus giving  her super powers.


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Sharon Ventura – the second Ms Marvel who appeared in The Thing in 1985.Later in her       marvelous life she was hit by cosmic ray that mutated her body similar to  The Thing and she            download (1)                                                                             became known as the SHE-THING.


Quote1 Lady, you are crazy! And I have an M.D. in psychiatry… So when, I say you’re crazy… You’re crazy. Quote2  — Ms. Marvel src

Ms Marvel number 3 is Dr Karla Sofen also later  known as the villain Moonstone. Karla appeared in 1975 as the gun moll of Doctor Faustus, in Captain America. Being manipulative from early childhood Karla takes on powers that takes her to the darker side of the Avengers.images (2)

And our fourth Ms Marvel is Kamala Khan, Khan first appeared in November 2013 and is a 16 year-old Pakistani-American from New Jersey, who idolises Carol Danvers. Khan was given her own Ms. Marvel series, which premiered in February 2014, becoming Marvel Comics’ first Muslim character to headline her own comic book.

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 Quote1Fabulous. Now I’m in trouble, too. This has to have happened for a reason. I saved one life, does it stop there or do I go on? Maybe this is what I’ve been waiting for. Maybe I’m finally part of something… bigger. ‘Quote2— Kamala Khan src 

Before you all panic let me just point out that she is not the first Muslim Marvel character ; Simon Baz, Abu Mūsā Jābir ibn Hayyān al-Azdi, Soraya Khorasani to name just a few, In fact there’s so many more that even I could not retain them all.

Bloody marvelous…..

Ms Safirah Irani

Twitter@Safirah63

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