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Thanatos God Of Death
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Information-silkReal Name Thanatos
Information-silkRelativesNox (mother);

Erebus (father);
Hypnos (twin brother);
Aether, Charon, Deimos, Eros, Keres, Momus, Phobos (maternal half-brothers);

Nemesis, Hemera (maternal half-sisters)
Information-silkAffiliationOlympian Gods
Information-silkBase Of OperationsMount Olympus
Status
Information-silkIdentitySecret Identity
Information-silkCitizenshipGreek, Olympian
Information-silkMarital StatusSingle
Information-silkOccupationGod of Death
Characteristics
Information-silkGenderMale
Information-silkUnusual FeaturesSkull face
Origin
Information-silkOriginOlympian, worshiped as a god by the people of Ancient Greece and Rome
Information-silkUniverseEarth-616
Information-silkCreatorsGreg Pak, Fred Van Lente, Rodney Buchemi
First Appearance
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Thanatos is an ancient minor Greek God and embodiment of Death.God of death of the Olympian pantheon, Thanatos appears to people who are about to die and takes their souls into the underworld. He manifested himself in the midst of the battle between the Olympus group led by Hera, and the New and Mighty Avengers, led by Athena and Hercules, announcing that one of the combatants is going to die.

Thanatos waited still until the end of the battle, and then finally it looked like it was revealed who was it that he came to collect, none other than Athena Parthenos, killed by Delphyne Gorgon. However, Athena was revived shortly thereafter, when Zeus and Hera were killed by Typhon, passing the divine thunderbolt down to Athena




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