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  • Dr. Kristoff von Karsten

    *History:* Records of Kristoff von Karsten's early life were lost in World War 2, either deliberately or through accident of war. The false documentation provided through Operation Paperclip obscures the trail even further. What is known is that von …

  • George Begay

    *History:* George Begay "inherited" his Talents from the first George Begay, a Navajo code-talker in the Pacific theater of World War II. Begay the First's experiences far from his desert southwest home opened his eyes, metaphysically as well as …

  • Pope Benedict XVI

    *History:* Joseph Alois Ratzinger was born on 16 April, Holy Saturday, 1927, at Schulstraße 11, at 8:30 in the morning in his parents' home in Marktl am Inn, Bavaria, Germany. He was baptized the same day. He was the third and youngest child of Joseph …

  • Chanduk

    *History:* Little is known of Nawng, except that he was a Karen tribesman born about the turn of the twentieth century. An insular people, the Karens long hoped for their own homeland and strongly resented British crown rule. Nawng discovered his powers …

  • Jawarhalal Gupta

    *History:* Jawarhalal Gupta was born in India five years after its independence from Britain. He was named by his politically active Brahmin parents after India's first Prime Minister. Sent to English-speaking schools, and ultimately to Oxford University, …

  • Immortale

    *History:* Valenti was 16 when the Germans took out their aggressions against the people of his hometown. His family did their best to hide their prized possessions (including his little sister Francesca), but Valenti refused to leave the family home. …

  • President Barack Obama

    *History:* Barack Obama was born at the Kapi'olani Medical Center for Women & Children in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, to Stanley Ann Dunham, an American of mainly English descent from Wichita, Kansas, and Barack Obama, Sr., a Luo from Nyang’oma …

  • The Pythia

    *History:* On April 10, 1941, rumours begame to spread through war-ravaged Greece that the Pythia, the Oracles of Apollo who once gave counsel at Delphi, had returned. At first, these tales were nothing more than vague rumors among the Greek people; soon, …

  • Dr. Lionel Silverman

    *History:* Lionel Silverman was born during the chaos of World War II, and came of age at the dawn of the Cold War. He was thoroughly a child of his age. While a graduate student at the University of California, Berkeley he worked with many of the …

  • Robert Woolaru

    *History:* Robert Woolaru was born in an aboriginal ghetto. The policies of the Australian government then, as now, were to effectively segregate the aboriginal population into towns and neighborhoods and leave them to degenerate into alcoholism and …

  • Hanna Kwaśniewski

    Daughter of the famous Israeli pacifist Antonin 'the Golem' Kwaśniewski, Hanna spent most of her life being mocked and attacked for her father's refusal to fight. Rebelliously, she chose to remain career military after her two year mandantory term of …

  • The Squad

    *History:* The Squad arose when a unit of GIs were pinned down under relentless artillery barrage, forced against their will to hold position. Eventually, the green troops all suffered mental collapse (from the terror of imminent death), and one among …

  • Daniel Summers

    At age 12, Daniel's parents were killed when their yacht was hijacked. He disappeared soon afterwards and didn’t reappear for several years. After his reemergence he began a violent campaign targeting hijackers, kidnappers, and organizations with …

  • Niko Pasandretti

    Niko Pasandretti was born and raised in Naples to a fairly poor family. Unsurprisingly, he rapidly fell into the ranks of organized crime. He was charming, intelligent, and seemed to have an uncanny ability to read faces. His "hunches" about people were …

  • Denice Wolf-Collar

    Denice Wolf-Collar manifested her Talent at age eight when the car in which she, her parents, and her brother were traveling was struck by a drunk drive. Her family all died. Badly wounded, she cried and held them and suddenly found their spirits within …

  • Bataar/Olawe

    Bataar was once a Mongolian nationalist, operating in various anti-Chinese illegal ventures before he was forced to flee. He chose India, where he fell in with the RSS who utilized his survival talents and his anti-Chinese inclinations to infiltrate and …

  • Sanjay Bhatt

    Sanjay Bhatt was captured by Section 2 during an operation against the RSS in late 2005. He was evaluated by Dr. Anthony Albright and deemed unsuited for Operative status due to various ongoing mental difficulties. He was relegated to a secondary …

  • Joshua Morris

    Joshua Morris was captured by Section 2 during an operation against the Torches of Gideon in 2004. He was evaluated by Dr. Anthony Albright and deemed unsuited for Operative status due to various ongoing mental difficulties. He was relegated to a …

  • Christopher Larson

    Christopher Larson was working on his truck in his driveway in Texas when he was stung by an africanized honey bee. This was no ordinary sting, however. It was one of the drones controlled by the Mad Talent known as the Queen during her initial attempt to …

  • William Hansen

    The original William Hansen was born in the small farming town of Lester Saskatchewan in 1929. When he was a pre-teen, his father, young Lieutenant James Hansen, went off to fight the Nazis. In the early years of the war, young William died in a tragic …

  • Hassan Ali

    Hassan Ali grew up under the reign of Nasser. He first saw military duty at at the age of 16 when he fought Israel in the Six Day War. The sting of that defeat, and his commitment to driving the Zionist out of Palestine made him a committed military man. …