Marc Spector was born in the United States , the son of a rabbi who as a child had managed to escape Nazi prosecution after Hitler invaded Czechoslovakia. Marc grew up on the poor side of Chicago , where his father Elias was the target of discrimination; Marc couldn't understand why his father would never fight back against persecution. During the last years of his childhood, Marc discovered by chance that a close friend of his family, Rabbi Yitz Perlman , was in reality a Nazi deserter and secretly a serial killer of Jews named Ernst.
See the full list. Plot is unknown at the time. Marc Spector is a man who's been shattered into 4 separate identities who come together to become the hooded crusader of vengeance: The Moon Knight.
They are also expert detectives, and even use similar gadgets, such as boomerang -like projectiles Batarangs for Batman, and Moonrangs for Moon Knight. However, there are some major differences between the two, such as the fact that Moon Knight uses multiple identities, and has superpowers although he later lost them. In the comics, Marc Spector is a former boxer , CIA agent, and mercenary , who found himself near death after being betrayed by his employer, Raoul Bushman , when they stumbled upon an archaeological dig, which Bushman intended to loot for profit. As he lay dying, Spector was approached by the Egyptian moon god Khonshu , who offered him a second chance at life in exchange for becoming his avatar on Earth. As a result, Spector was resurrected and given superhuman abilities.
Born in Chicago, Illinois, Marc Spector was the rebellious son of an academic Jewish rabbi whose family had fled Europe in the s to escape the Holocaust. Marc could not understand why his father refused to fight against his people's persecution and grew disgusted with his pacifistic ways, viewing him as a coward. Rejecting his father's faith, Marc started out as a heavyweight boxer before eventually joining the U. Marines, where he was trained as a commando. Shortly afterward, his skills led to his recruitment into the Central Intelligence Agency. He worked with William Cross who later became the villainous Crossfire and his own brother, Randall Spector. However, Randall betrayed the CIA and was secretly smuggling and selling weapons. When Marc's lover discovered this and tried to turn him in, Randall brutally murdered her with a meat cleaver.