Agent 13 (Marvel)
Real Name: Sharon Carter
Search for 'Agent 13 (Marvel)' on Amazon
Sharon is a trained athlete and martial artist. She is highly trained in the ways of espionage, weapons and firearms, and computers.
Sharon was the daughter of two wealthy Virginians, Harrison and Amanda Carter. She grew up with the stories of her sister, Margaret "Peggy" Carter, who was a freedom fighter with the French Resistance during World War II. During this time, Peggy worked alongside Steve Rogers, the patriotic hero known as Captain America, on several occasions. The two fell in love despite Rogers never finding out her name, but were separated in the closing weeks of the war. They did not find each other again before Rogers was thought dead, lost in the freezing waters of the North Atlantic.
Inspired by her sister's adventures, Sharon joined the international security agency S.H.I.E.L.D., and was assigned the code name "Agent 13". By this time, Rogers had been revived from suspended animation, and during one of Sharon's earliest missions, he came to her aid when she came under attack by a mercenary known as Batroc the Leaper. Rogers could not help but notice the remarkable resemblance Sharon bore to his lost love, but did not connect the two. However, the two of them crossed paths again and again, teaming up on serval missions against A.I.M., HYDRA, Red Skull, and many others.
Over time, Sharon and Rogers eventually fell in love. However, the dangerous nature of Sharon's work constantly placed a strain on their relationship, with Rogers wanting Sharon to give up her life as a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent. Eventually, Sharon brought Rogers back to the place she was born, and he was also reunited with the much older Peggy. Peggy would also join S.H.I.E.L.D., and in later years serve as one of the support crew for the super-hero team the Avengers.
While working as a S.H.I.E.L.D. liaison with the New York Police Department, Sharon investigated and infiltrated a white supremacist terrorist organization known as the National Force. During on of the National Force's battles with street criminals in Harlem, the National Guard was sent in to put and end to it. Under the effects of a mind-altering gas, however, Sharon apparently activated a self-destruct device in her National Force uniform and committed suicide. Rogers was shown the event on videotape, but in fact her death had been faked so that Sharon could be free to go on a top secret mission for S.H.I.E.L.D. The mission did not go well, and Nick Fury, S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Executive Director, believed her to have been killed in action. Captain America was therefore not informed of the true circumstances of her "death".
However, Sharon was not dead, but had been left behind in enemy territory, a captive of the dictator Tap-Kwai. Escaping, she spent several years working as a mercenary, until she came across a group of Neo-Nazi extremists known as the Kubecult. Learning that they were planning to use the Cosmic Cube to return Adolf Hitler to life, Sharon joined forces with the villainous Red Skull to stop them, but they also needed Captain America.
At this point, Rogers was suffering health problems: the Super-Soldier serum that gave him his abilities was breaking down and had placed him in a coma. As the Red Skull was currently occupying a cloned body of Rogers himself, a transfusion of the Skull's blood — with an uncontaminated Super-Soldier formula — was able to restore and revive Rogers. Rogers was shocked to find Sharon alive, and over the course of the mission to topple the cult discovered that her years out in the cold had given her a more ruthless, grimmer personality.
The two of them did not renew their relationship, but a certain amount of romantic tension continued to exist between them when she rejoined S.H.I.E.L.D. and the two worked together to battle such foes as Count Nefaria, Nightmare, and others.
Recently, Sharon served a brief term as Executive Director of S.H.I.E.L.D., during the absence of Nick Fury. She is currently a field agent once more, reporting directly to the new Executive Director as a liaison officer specifically assigned to support and report on Captain America's activities
Info from the wikipedia entry
First Appearance: Tales of Suspense (1959) #75
Sharon Carter (Marvel)
Agent 13 (Marvel) is a favorite character of 13 users
View a chronological listing of this character's appearances
All-New Captain America (2015)
All-New Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z (2006)
#10 Avengers (1998)
- 'Shadowoman to Tara'
#32 Avengers (2010)
- 'Behind the Masque!'
Avengers Vs. X-Men (2012)
Black Panther (1998)
#8 Captain America (1968)
- 'That Business With The Avengers!'
#100 (White Logo Variant) Captain America (1998)
- 'This Monster Unmasked!'#100 (Yellow Logo Variant)
- 'This Monster Unmasked!'#101
- 'When Wakes the Sleeper!'#102
- 'The Sleeper Strikes!'#103
- 'The Weakest Link!'#104
- 'Slave of the Skull!'#108
- 'The Snares of the Trapster!'#112
- 'Lest We Forget!'#113
- 'The Strange Death of Captain America'#114
- 'The Man Behind the Mask!'#115
- 'Now Begins the Nightmare!'#116
- 'Far Worse Than Death!'#119
- 'Now Falls the Skull!'#122
- 'The Sting of the Scorpion!'#124
- 'Mission: Stop the Cyborg!'#127
- 'Who Calls Me Traitor?'#132
- 'The Fearful Secret of Bucky Barnes!'#135
- 'More Monster than Man!'#136
- 'The World Below'#137
- 'To Stalk The Spider-Man'#139
- 'The Badge and the Betrayal!'#140
- 'In The Grip Of Gargoyle!'#141
- 'The Unholy Alliance!'#142
- 'And in the End...'#143
- 'Power to the People!'#144
- 'Hydra Over All!'#145
- 'Mission: Destroy the Femme Force!'#147
- 'And Behind The Hordes Of Hydra...'#148
- 'The Big Sleep!'#149
- 'All the Colors -- of Evil!'#150
- 'Mirror, Mirror...!'#151
- 'Panic on Park Avenue'#152
- 'Terror in the Night!'#153
- 'Captain America -- Hero or Hoax?'#154
- 'The Falcon Fights Alone!'#155
- 'The Incredible Origin of the OTHER Captain America!'#156
- 'Two Into One Won't Go!'#157
- '"Veni, Vidi, Vici": Viper!'#159
- 'Turning Point!'#160
- 'Enter: Solarr!'#161
- 'If He Loseth His Soul!'#162
- 'This Way Lies Madness!'#163
- 'Beware of Serpents!'#165
- 'The Yellow Claw Strikes!'#166
- 'Night of the Lurking Dead!'#167
- 'Ashes to Ashes'#169
- 'When A Legend Dies!'#176
- 'Captain America Must Die!'#177
- 'Lucifer Be Thy Name'#178
- 'If The Falcon Should Fall--!'#179
- 'Slings and Arrows'#180
- 'The Coming of the Nomad!'#181
- 'The Mark of Madness!'#182
- 'Cap's Back!'#185
- 'Scream The Scarlet Skull!'#186
- 'Mind Cage!'#202
- 'Mad, Mad Dimension!'#204
- 'The Unburied One!'#206
- 'Face to Face with the Swine!'#207
- 'The Tiger and the Swine!!'#209
- 'Arnim Zola -- The Bio-Fanatic!!'#210
- 'Showdown Day!'#211
- 'Nazi "X"!'#212
- 'The Face of a Hero!'#215
- 'The Way it REALLY Was!'#217
- 'The Search for Steve Rogers!'#218
- 'One Day in Newfoundland!'#231
- 'The Flame and the Fury'#233
- 'To Stalk the Killer Skies!'#237
- 'From the Ashes...'#261
- 'Celluloid Heroes!'#262
- 'Death of a Legend?'#350
- 'Seeing Red'#354
- 'Gulag part 2'
Annual 2000 Captain America (2002)
- 'Who Is... Protocide?!'#1
- 'The Return Of Steve Rogers'#3
- 'Museum Piece'#4
- 'Capmania'#4 (Newsstand Edition)
- 'American Nightmare, Chapter One: The Bite Of Madness!'#10
- 'American Nightmare, Chapter Two: The Growing Darkness'#11
- 'American Nightmare, Chapter Three: Finger on the Pulse'#12
- 'American Nightmare, Finale: Nuclear Dawn'#13
- 'Plausible Deniability'#15
- 'First Gleaming'#16
- 'Red Glare'#17
- 'Extreme Prejudice'#18
- 'Man Out of Time'#19
- 'Triumph of the Will'#20
- 'Danger in the Air!'#21
- 'Twisted Tomorrows, Part 1 of 3'#26
- 'Twisted Tomorrows, Part 2 of 3'#27
- 'Twisted Tomorrows, Part 3 of 3'#28
- 'The Savage Man'#30
- 'Waste of Dreams'#31
- 'Hidden Paths'#33
- 'Impending Rage!'#34
- 'Cache is King!'#35
- 'When Strikes Protocide!'#37
- 'Across the Rubicon'#39
- 'A Gulf So Wide'#40
- 'Fighting Back'#41
- 'America Lost Part I of IV'#46
- 'America Lost Part II of IV'#47
- 'America Lost Part III of IV'#48
- 'America Lost Part IV of IV'#49
#31 Captain America (2005)
- 'Super Patriot Part 3'#32
- 'Super Patriot Part 4'
HC vol. 07 Captain America (2011)
- 'Road to Reborn'#1
- 'Out Of Time Part One'#2
- 'Out Of Time Part 2'#3
- 'Out Of Time Part 3'#4
- 'Out Of Time Part 4'#6
- 'Out Of Time Part 6'#8
- 'The Winter Soldier Part 1'#9
- 'The Winter Soldier Part 2'#12
- 'The Winter Soldier Part 4'#13
- 'The Winter Soldier Part 5'#14
- 'The Winter Soldier Conclusion'#16
- 'Collision Courses Part 1 of 2'#17
- 'Collision Courses Part 2 of 2'#19
- 'Twenty-First Century Blitz Part Two of Four'#20
- 'Twenty-First Century Blitz Part Three of Four'#21
- 'Twenty-First Century Blitz Conclusion'#22
- 'The Drums of War Part One of Three'#24
- 'The Drums of War Part Three of Three'#25
- 'The Death of the Dream: Part One'#29
- 'The Death of the Dream: Part Five'#30
- 'The Death of the Dream: Part Six'#31
- 'The Death of the Dream: Act 2, the Burden of Dreams: Part One'#32
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 2, the Burden of Dreams: Part Two'#35
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 2, the Burden of Dreams: Part Five'#36
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 2, the Burden of Dreams: Part Six'#37
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 3, the Man Who Bought America: Part One'#38
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 3, the Man Who Bought America: Part Two'#39
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 3, the Man Who Bought America: Part Three'#40
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 3, the Man Who Bought America: Part Four'#41
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 3, the Man Who Bought America: Part Five'#42
- 'The Death of Captain America Act 3, the Man Who Bought America: Part Six'#49
- 'The Daughter Of Time'#50
#9 Captain America (2013)
- 'Powerless Part 4'#16
- 'New World Orders Part 2'#19
- 'The Final Issue of Captain America'
Captain America 65th Anniversary Special (2006)
#1 Captain America 75th Anniversary Magazine (2016)
- 'Secrets of Iron & Fire'
Captain America And Batroc (2011)
Captain America And The Secret Avengers (2011)
Captain America: Red, White & Blue (2002)
Captain America: Sam Wilson (2015)
#7#14 Captain America: Sentinel of Liberty (1998)
- 'Take Back the Shield Part 1'
HC Captain America: Steve Rogers (2017)
- 'Captain America: Sentinel Of Liberty'#1
- 'Sentinel Of Liberty'
#1 Captain America: Winter Soldier No. 1 Director's Cut (2014)
- 'Im Zeichen der Hydra'
nn Captain Marvel (2008)
- 'Out Of Time Part One'
#1 Colección Extra SuperHéroes (2011)
- 'Chapter 1: I Am Here'
#60 Fear Itself (2011)
- 'Capitán América 03: El Protocida'
#1 Fear Itself: The Fearless (2011)
- 'Fear Itself 1: The Serpent'#2
- 'Chapter 2: The Worthy'#3
- 'Chapter 3: The Hammer That Fell On Yancy Street'
#0 Free Comic Book Day 2016 (Captain America) (2016)
- 'Book Zero - webcomic'#2
- 'Chapter Two: Death Wish!'#3
- 'Chapter Three: Angels & Demons!'
Fury/Agent 13 (1998)
#1 Invincible Iron Man (2017)
- '...and Destroy!'
Jessica Jones (2016)
Marvel Comics Presents (2007)
Marvel Deluxe - Capitan America (2009)
Marvel Double Feature (1973)
Marvel Super Action (1977)
#1 Marvel Team-Up (1972)
- 'This Monster Unmasked!'#3
- 'The Sleeper Strikes'#5
- 'The Weakest Link'#6
- 'Slave Of The Skull'#10
- 'The Snares Of The Trapster'
Marvel Two-In-One (1974)
#4 Mercenary: The Freelance Illustration of Dan Brereton (2016)
- 'Doomsday 3014!'#5
- 'Seven Against the Empire!'
HC Ms. Marvel (2006)
- 'Mercenary: The Freelance Illustration of Dan Brereton'
#1 New Avengers (2005)
- 'Best of the Best'#21
New Avengers (2010)
Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z (2008)
Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Women of Marvel 2005 (2005)
Punisher War Journal (2007)
Secret Avengers (2010)
#1 Secret War (2004)
- 'Secret Histories Part One'#6
- 'Eyes Of The Dragon, Part 1 of 5'#20
Spider-Woman: Origin (2006)
#3 Spidey/Marrow (2001)
- 'Book Three'#4
- 'Book Four'
Tales of Suspense (1959)
The Deadly Hands of Kung Fu (1974)
The Defenders (1972)
The Marvel Encyclopedia (2006)
HC The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Deluxe Edition (1985)
- 'The Marvel Encyclopedia'
#16 The Ultimate Graphic Novel Collection (2011)
- 'Book of the Dead (Air-Walker to Death-Stalker)'#16 (Direct Edition)
- 'Book of the Dead (Air-Walker to Death-Stalker)'
#48 Thunderbolts (2016)
- 'New Beginnings'#53
- 'The Parent Trap'
#5 What If? (1977)
- 'There is No High Road: Part Five: What We Do Best'
#5 What If? Fallen Son (2009)
- 'What If Captain America And Bucky Had Both Survived World War II?'#38
- 'What If...Featuring Daredevil and Captain America'
#1 Wolverine/Captain America (2004)
- 'What If...Iron Man Had Died?'
#1 Women of Marvel: Celebrating Seven Decades Handbook (2010)
- 'First Blood'#2
- 'Seeds of Destruction'#3
- 'Heart of Darkness'#4
- 'Search and Rescue, Chapter One'#111
- 'Prelude to Destruction'
Secret Avengers (Marvel)
Famous Quotes: - Add a Famous Quote
< Previous Character | Next Character >
Add this character to a run of issues in a title
Suggest an image for this character
View the contribution history for this character