Agatha Harkness

Agatha Harkness

Real Name
Agatha Harkness
First Appearance
Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #94 (January, 1970)
Stan Lee, Jack Kirby
Team Affliations
Base of Operations
Salem, Massachusetts
Various Magical Powers
Skills and Abilities
Powerful Magic User
Tools and Weapons
Various Magical Tools

Agatha Harkness is a witch and an ally to many superheroes in the Marvel Universe, even acting as a caretaker for Franklin Richards, Mr. Fantastic and the Invisible Woman's son, for a time.


Agatha Harkness was a witch who had become exceptionally skilled who went onto teach spellcraft and discipline to a number of heroes in the Marvel Universe.


Much of Agatha Harkness' past remains unknown. though she claims to remember 500 years before the sinking of Atlantis, making her ancient.  What is known is that she has been a practicing witch for a very long time.  She was also an ally to the entity known as Scrier, who promised to return in her time of need, then died.

Many years later, while still having the body of a young woman, Agatha joined the community of witches known as New Salem, where she became their leader. 

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