Universe Marvel Universe
Real Name Nicholas Joseph Fury
Aliases Mr. Anger, Doyle, the Man in the Mystery Mask, Patch, various others used in espionage; impersonated Scorpio
Identity No dual identity
Place of Birth Clinton, New York City, New York
First Appearance Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos #1 (1963)
Occupation Insurgent; former director of SHIELD, SHIELD agent, intelligence agent, soldier, commando leader, parachuting instructor, stunt flier Known Relatives Jack Fury (father, deceased), Katherine Fury (mother, presumed deceased), Jacob "Jake" Fury (Scorpio, brother,deceased), Dawn Fury (sister), Mikel Fury (Scorpio, son), Rex Fury (alleged ancestor, deceased) Group Affiliation Howling Commandos PMC, Secret Warriors; formerly S.H.I.E.L.D., Team Valkyrie, Howling Commandos, CIA, liaison to MI5, OSS, US Army, Sky Devils Education High school, possibly unfinished; extensive military and intelligence training Physical Attributes Height 6'1"
Weight 221 lbs.
Hair Brown, white temples
Powers Fury ages very slowly, provided by the Infinity Formula, retaining the appearance and vitality of a man less than half his age. Abilities Nick Fury has trained as a paratrooper, Ranger, demolitions expert and vehicle specialist. He holds an unlimited-tonnage, all-seas license as a commander of ocean-going vessels. Fury has completed Green and Black Beret Special Forces training, and has been an agent of the O.S.S. (Office of Special Services) and a liaison of the MI-5 (British Secret Intelligence). He is a seasoned unarmed- and armed-combat expert, was a heavyweight boxer in the Army, and holds a black belt in Tae Kwan Do and a brown belt in Jiu Jitsu. Fury has honed his fighting skills sparring with Captain America, perhaps the world's finest unarmed-combat expert. In his youth, Fury learned to fly planes and wing walking. Weapons Fury always carries some form of firearm. Paraphernalia As director of S.H.I.E.L.D., Nick Fury had access to some of the most advanced technology on Earth; he often wears a bulletproof, fireproof uniform of Kevlar and Beta Cloth. He is 95% blind in his left eye and customarily wears an eye patch.