Nowadays an active constituent of both the X-Men and the Alpha Flight team -and an itinerant Avenger as well, Wolverine’s personal story goes back to the late 19th. Century in Alberta, Canada, where James Howlett was born as the son of wealthy plantation managers Elizabeth and John Howlett.
Making his debut as a featured character in the pages of the Incredible Hulk magazine, he’s become on e of Marvel Comics’ most recognizable faces, and arguably the most popular member of mutant super team The X-Men.
Marvel has always been one of the most popular American comic book franchises but more than that the publics renewed interest in professor Xavier’s pupils is something to talk about. In light of this we thought we’d take a look back at the roots of the X-Men and where it all began.