Thor is a super hero who first appeared in Journey into Mystery #83 (Aug. 1962), and was created by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber and Jack Kirby.
Did you know?
- When casting the film Thor, Chris Hemsworth was initially dropped from consideration and later given a second chance to read for the part before being offered the role.
- Thor placed 14th on IGN's list of "Top 100 Comic Book Heroes of All Time" in 2011 and first in their list of "The Top 50 Avengers" in 2012.
- As the Norse god of thunder, Thor can summon the elements of a storm including lightning, rain, wind and snow.