Real Name: Phillip Diamond

Identity/Class: Human

Occupation: Jewelry store owner

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: None

Enemies: Man-Bull (William Taurens)

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: New York City, New York, USA

First Appearance: Daredevil I#129 (January, 1976)

Powers/Abilities: Phillip Diamond had no superhuman powers or abilities.

Height: Unrevealed
Weight: Unrevealed
Eyes: Unrevealed
Hair: None

History: (Daredevil I#129 (fb) - BTS) – Phillip Diamond owned a jewelry exchange that was robbed by Man-Bull. When the monstrous villain smashed his way into the store and batted aside civilians, Diamond fainted after Man-Bull demanded he open the store's safe. Man-Bull was swiftly arrested and Diamond recovered but six months later, Diamond died of a heart attack.

(Daredevil I#129) – Man-Bull was put on trial for Diamond's murder, blamed as the source of the stress of his heart attack. The villain was found guilty.

Comments: Created by Marv Wolfman, Bob Brown and Klaus Janson.

Profile by Chadman.

Phillip Diamond should not be confused with:

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Daredevil I#129, p2, pan4 (with Man-Bull)
Daredevil I#129, p2, pan5 (fainting)

Daredevil I#129 (January, 1976) – Marv Wolfman (writer/editor), Bob Brown (penciler), Klaus Janson (inker)

First Posted: 08/18/2018
Last updated: 08/18/2018

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