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Updated 2/26/2021

Breakdown by Country of Origin

The following is a list of countries and the characters whose creators were from that country (excluding the United States, Great Britain, and Ireland, of course). By which I mean, Biogeno's author, Horacio Quiroga, was from Argentina, so Biogeno appears in the Argentina entry on this page. 

Algeria: Cagayous

Argentina: Biogeno

AustraliaAmarbal, Australian Air Adventurer, Australian Air Pirate

Black MothBlack Spider

Brian Calvert, Peter Chance, Inspector Cosgrove

Dr. Danton

Superintendent Fillinger, Captain Flynn, Madame Fontaine, Franklin, Conrad Franks, First Light Fraser

Inspector Greenwood, Inspector Grogan

Rush Henry, Russell Howard

Colonel Ingram

Bromley Kay, Oliver Keene, K7

Gilbert Larose

Detective Colonel Leathermouth, Gaff Lee, Leatherface Lonergan, Inspector Luckcraft

Mad Doctor, Mad Scientist (III)

AustriaAustrian Spy, Dark Lantern, Billy Dogg, Dr. Hallin

BelgiumEdmund Bell, G.G. Brodery, Vincent Crapotte, Diana, Harry Dickson, Ricardo Gomez, Richard Hensel, Hodomur, Rik Hullens, Jim Kannah, Jack LintonCommissaire Malaise,  

Bolivia

BrazilAudaz, Professor Fabricius, Grey Claw, Lampiao

Cameroon:

Canada: AC-12

Rex Baxter, Max Beaumont, Paul Berthier, Luc Berville, Black Mask (III), Blue Pete, Albert Brien, Reggie Brooks

Le Capitaine, Colette

Richard Daix, Paul Demers, Robert D'Estrange, Devil Bear, Bill Disley, Henri Doutremont, Dupree, Luc Duroc

Yves Gendron, Monsieur Gris

Henriette

IXE-13

Bastien Judes

K-7

L Division, Cyrille Lamont, Cesar Lampron, Edouard Lanier, Jean Larocque, Jean Lecoq, Simon Legrand, Simon Legris, Tom Lenoir, Robert Leroux, Lise, Lulu (II), Arsene Lupien 

Madame X (II)

Chile: Daniel Barrac, Alejandro Bello, Cagliostro, Roman Calvo, Philip Dane

ChinaMr. Absurdity, Air Bandit, Ancient Vampire

Bai Suying, Judge Bao, Black Cat, Black Cloak, Black Dragon, Black Knight (I), Black Peony

Cameron, Cha Erlang, Chang Mei, Charlie, Chinese Detective, Chinese Gamine, Chinese Ghosts, Chinese Mad Scientist, Chinese Pirates, Chinese Scientist, Chinese Settlement, Chinese Spies, Chinese Spy, Chinese Thief, Chinese Woman, Chinese Vampire, Chinese Vampires, Chinese Zombie, Conch Island

Dare-to-Die Fighters, Deadly Peasant, Detective No. 55, Detective's Wife 

Electrical Expert, Engineer

Fanq Yuqin, Fei Long, Feng, Five Nuxia, Flying Swallow, Flying Tiger, Fong Sai Yuk, Fuermoshi

Ge Nenniang, Gorilla King, Guan Xiugu, Gui Wu (I)

He Yufeng, Hero of the Air, Hong Xiaoyuan, Hu Luting, Mr. HuangHuang Zhisheng, Huo Sang, Huo Yuanjia  

Jiangnan Swordswoman, Jigong, Jin Yaose 

Kam Fung Chi, The Knight, Kunlun Monks, Kwan Ah Hing 

Lady Ghost, Lady in Red, Lady of the Roses, Lao CanLi Ch’ih-chün, Li Fei, Li Feifei, Li Meng, Li Mu Bai, Long Menghua, Aunt Lu, Fourth Madam Lu, Lu Bin, Lu Ping

Ma Yongzhen, Magic Eye

ColombiaRodrigo de Arce

Cuba: Apaches (II), Chan Li Po, Pepe Cortes, Cuban Man, Tom Emerson

Czechoslovakia: Joe Bangs, M.A. Bertillon, Black Lightning, Captain Blackwell, Bob & Bo, Hepsibah Bock, John Born, Ted Brent, Inspector Cadek, Captain Blood (III), Captain Flint, Leon Clifton, Robert Clinger, Pat Connor, David Costa, John Cunningham, Andy Dawson, Arne Farin, Pavel Holan, Ivan Hron, Klubicka, Melchiad Koloman, Arn Krause, Arsen Lapin

DenmarkCount Basil, Rudolf Black, Dr. Carson, Pitt Corner, Danish Legionnaire, Kurt Danner, Dick Donald, Madame D'Ora, Detective Dreslings, Dr. Gar el Hama, Erik, Arne Falk, Henrik Fjeld, Mr. Fox, Gentleman Detective, Jan Helmer, Axel Holm (II), Eigil Holst, Sylvester Jackson, Jan, Jefferson, Axel Johnsen, John King, Lord Kingsley, John Mac Carty, Dr. Magirus, Man with the Half-Mask

East GermanyCliff Aeros, Harri Kander 

EgyptKishkish Bey, Egyptian Clerk, Hawker, Junsun

Ethiopia: Yayne Ababa

FinlandHerr Corpwieth, T.J.A. Heikkila, Mikko Jarmo, Inspector Kairala, Kalle Kanto, Klaus Karma, Kid Barrow, Martti Kytta, Pekka Lipponen, Joel Makinen

FranceAir Pirate, Hélène Aldrich, Monsieur Allou, Antinéa, Paul Ardent, Thérèse Arnaud, Professor Arnoux, Mylord L'Arsouille, Athos, Porthos & Aramis, Germaine Aubry 

BabarBalaoo, William Baluchet, Narcisse Barbidon, Batouk, Francis Bayard, Frederic Belot, Belphegor, Commandant Benoit, Max Berton, Black Corsair, Blue Hawk, Mr. Bobby, Boireau, Miss Boston, Commissaire Boulard, Boy Scout, Pierre Briscard, Browning & Co., Jim Button Bull, Nestor Burma, Chester Buxton

Carabao Men, Doctor Caresco, Carot, Cartouche (I), Dick Cartter, Chantecoq, Charlot, Cheri-Bibi, Chevalier Illusion, Chinese Fish, Samson Clairval, Walter Clark, Charley Colmes, The Convict, Mr. Cyprien

Dajann-Phinn, David Dare, Pietro Darena, Robert Darvel, Gil Dax, Comte de Chavagnac, Baron de Crac, Clotilde de HauntepierreEliphas de Saint-Elme de Taillebourg de la Nox, Monsieur de Paris, Chevalier de Trelern, Lucien Delorme, Demonax, Demonios, Jack Desly, Daniel Desmond, Allan Dickson, Dicky, Doctor Omega, Doctor Phantom, Jack Dollar, Jean Dollent, Guy Dorian, Francis Dormeuil, Inspector Doublet, Doum, Colonel Dubois, Marcel Dunot, M. Dupont, Claude Duval (III)

Electrician, Prince Eric

Fanfan, Fantomas, Fascinax, Fatala, Felifax, Bill Fellow, Ferocias, Fifi, Five Courageous Frenchmen, Jean Flair, Dr. Flax, Toto Fouinard, Freddy, French Aviator, French Commissioner, French Explorers, French Mad Scientist, French Pilot, French Scientist, French Siblings, French Spy, Monsieur Froget, Dr. Fulminate, , Futuropolis

Martin Gale, Commissaire Gilles, Professor Grandpre

Francis Hardant, Helene (II), Jack Holmes, Captain Hyx 

Iko Terouka, Hareton Ironcastle

Jack & Francinet, Yves Jarry, Jean-Paul, Marc Jordan, Judex, Julot 

Khyzil Kaya, Konserson, Dr. Cornelius Kramm, Krik-Robot 

Robert Lacelles, Jean Laventure, Joseph Leborgne, Inspector Lecain, Roger Lefranc, Commissaire Lenormand, Prosper Lepicq, Doctor Lerne, Aurore Lescure, Monsieur Levert, Theophraste Longuet, Arsene Lupin

Professor MaboulIsidore Mac-Aron & Anatole Fricotard, Mad Scientist (II), Mah le Sinistre, Jules Maigret, Malabar, Mammoths, Man of a Hundred Masks, Mandrin

GermanyOlaf K. Abelsen, Cliff Aeros, Alaska-Jim, Luciano Albertini, Carlo Aldini, Frank Allan, Mac Allen, Alraune, American Army, Apaches (III), Wenzel Aporius, Ases, Atalanta, The Atalanta 

Band of Seven, Johannes Baumgart, John Baxter, Berg Berger, Sven Berndt, Sergeant Berry, Billi, Black Bird, Black Horse, Black Jack, Bloody Hand, Hannibal Blunt, Bold Boldenschmidt, Daniel Boon, Jack Bowden, Rolf Brand, Heinz Brandt, Frank Braun, Inspector Brewer, Percy Brook, Billy Brown, Buffalo Bill, Jim Buffalo, John Bull, Tex Bulwer, Baron Bunny, Johnny Butson

Dr. CaligariBill Cannon, Al Capone (I), Captain Mors, Frank Carter, Fred Carter, Fred Caterpink, Hein Class, John Class, Sir Ralf Clifford, Bill Cnox, Comet (I), Pat Conner

Death's Head, Joe Deebs, Deerslayer, Detective Nobody, Franz DrakeSar Dubnotal, Baronet Duncan, Claude Duval (II)

Thomas Alva Edison, Elektropolis

Frank Faber, Fred Faber, Norbert Falk, Princess Fantoche, Jorn Farrow, Fink & Peter, Inspector Fisher, Reporter Flax, Lord Flitmore, Four Musketeers, Timm Fox, Detective Frank (I), Detective Frank (II), Walter Frank, Jack Franklin, Fred (I) 

Kurt Gafran, Father Gapon, Ralph Garby, Florian Geier, Gentleman of the Air, Genuine, German Adventurer, German Aviator, German Detective, German Man, German Spy, German Woman, Martin Gisander, Golem, Gorm, Konrad Gotz, Maud Gregaards, Wolf Greif, Fred Gunther

Count Leo V. Hagen, J. Halifax, Harald Harst, Ralph Hausen, William Hay, Captain Hermann Heideck, Robert Herne, Harry Higgs, Richard Hildebrandt, Bob Hill, Harry Hill, Hitler Youth (I), Hitler Youth (II), Axel Holm (I), Homunculus, Kay Hoog, Harry Houdini, Lukas Hull, Bob Hunter (II), Harold Hunter, Tom Hypnos 

Robby Ix  

Jimmie Jackson, Jesse James, Mister Jenkin, Billy Jenkins, Joe Jenkins, Johansen

Kansas Jack (IV), Kardany, Rolf Karsten, Jack Kelly (II), Kid Gurney, King of the Paris Apaches, Ethel King, Master King, Robby King, Dr. Kitsura, Klara, John Kling, Loke Klingsor, Nick Knatterton, Sun Koh, Detective Koloska, August Korf, Arno Kraft, Horst Kraft 

Commissioner Lambortz, League of Avengers, Legionnaire (I), Legionnaire (II), Lennartz, Prof. Lewald, LilithMax Linder, Karl Lindner, Lord Lister, Harold Lloyd, Colonel Longarm, Lu & Lo, Dr. Lutz 

Eugen Mader, Mah-Topa, Manne & Max

GreecePavlos Argyros, Aimilios Athenaios, Five Greeks (I), Five Greeks (II), Invisible Man (I), Fon Kolokotronis, Aristotelis Kyriakos

HungaryAnts, Tom Atkins, Chik Carter, Nick Carter (II), Nick Fantom, Father Gomar, Gulliver, John Hare, Helene (I), Mr. Hercules, Huckleberry Jack, Hungarian Detective, Hungarian Man, Hungarian Scientist, Doctor Kubb

IcelandViglundur Dalmann

IndiaAce of Spades (I), American Police Commissioner, Angel (I), Anantcin

Sundar Babu, Byomkesh Bakshi, Inspector Barkatullah, Baroda, Bengali Inspector, Bimal, Black Bandit, Robert Blake, Bokulmoon, Arindam Bosu, Burkhewala

Campu, Cankarlal, Deepak Chatterjee

Daring Damsel, Deccan Queen, Savita Devi, Digambara Monk

Ghanada, Gobindoram, Gotya

Hansa, Hind Kesari, Hindi Inspector, Sorolakkho Hom, Hukkakashi, Professor Hunshiyarer, Hunterwali

Indian Pilot, Indian Policeman, Indian Thief, Indian Vampire (I), Indian Vampire (II), Indian Vampire (III), Invisible Man (II)

Jampulinkam, Janaki, Private Joyful, Jumelia, Junilla  

Kala Naag, King Kong (III), Kovintan, Kumar, Vicitra Kuta 

Lady Cavalier, Ladyland, Narayan Lal, Leatherface (II), Lion Man (II), Arsin Loupin 

Mad Scientist (IV), Mala

IndonesiaAmat, Leo Brandhorst, Jim Carly, Wan Teroena Djaja, Eight Immortals, Elang Emas, Pieter Elberveld, Enggang Enggap, Fuhrman Chu, Gagaklodra, Golden Jackal, Gui Wu (II), Guna & Cidra, Guru, Hermine, Hok Song, Leyak, Louw Tjheng Tie

ItalyCommissioner d'Abate, Ace of Spades (II), Aldane, Furio Almirante, Armored Man, Gino Arrighi, Astrea, Audreses, Ausonia, Aviatrix

Tom Bartlett, Fritz Barton, Beati Paoli, Billy, Mr. Bonaventura, Ascanio Bonichi, Boy Detective, Jim Brady, William Brandson, Jhon Bunns

Captain Fortuna, Captain Storm, Caretas, Kit Carson, Jim Carter, Cat's Eye, Van Corliss, Professor Pier Cloruro de Lambicchi 

Doctor Riccardo de Medici, Commissioner de Vincenzi

Centerbe Ermete

The Female Thief, Filibus, Jack Forbes, Dick Fulmine

Galaor, Renato Gallo, Billy Gordon, Commissioner Grifaci, Griffard, Guilietto, Alfred Gusman

Kutt Hardy, John Harrison, Jack Hilton, Shairlock Holtes

Italian Adventurer, Italian Boy, Italian Detective, Italian Pilot, Italian Woman, Italino 

Arthur Jelling, Johnny & Harry, Peter Johnson, Captain Jones

Kansas Jack (I), Kansas Jack (II), Kansas Jack (III), Kenton King, William King 

Alain La Foudre, Giorgio Landi, Enrico Lantini, Liberty Kid, Pik Linder, The Lion, Commissario Lucertolo

Maciste (I), William Mackbey, Mado

JapanAgent YZ7, American Spy, John Andrews, Arita Ryuzo, Bacillus, Chibisuke, Dankichi, Fuji, Fukuchan, Golden Mask, Hanshichi, Hiroshi, Homura Soroku, Iron Mask, Japanese Doctor, Japanese Farmer, Japanese Inventor, Japanese Patriots, Japanese Policeman, Japanese Scientist, Kamizu Kyosuke, Keiichi & Susumu, Kindaichi Kosuke, King Kong (II), King Kong (IV), King Kong (V), King of the Cliffs, Kogoro Akechi, Kurama Tengu, Kuroda Morio, Mabo, Maenden, Magic Boy

KoreaMiss B, Yu Bu-ran, Korean Boys

Lesotho: Chaka

MalaysiaAminah, Dukun

MexicoAdelita, El Alacran, Aztoc, Alan BakerTeófilo Batanes, Beiker, Bill, Blue Man, Brenty, Captain Tormenta, Charro Negro (I), Charro Negro (II), Cruz Diablo, Anton Custer, Inspector Day, Dr. Duarte, Dr. Dyenis, Mr. Enigma, Escarlata, Eva (II), Ferry, Dr. Forti, Frankenstein, Fu Manchu (III), Dr. Gallardo, Ghost Duke (II), Tommy Grey, Huapactzin, Juan Sin Miedo, King Kong (VI), King of Diamonds, Alex King, Kioga (II), Korak, Lone Falcon, Letty Lou, Magician (II)

MonacoInspector Barre

Mongolia:

Morocco: Daxo

MyanmarBurmese Swordsman, Maung Hmaing, Ko Daung

NetherlandsBaron Felix Amella, Arie Arends

Bara, Raoul Bertin, Ulysses P. Bibber, Adriaan Blessing, Emil Born, Gregor Boyarski, Dr. Brandt, David Brown, Bulletje & Bonestaak

Inspector Carlier, Cartouche (II), Henry Crampton, Cecil Cunningby, Werumeus Cuyk

The Demon, Dick Denton

Eagle Eye

Geoffrey Gill, Enny Gold, Harry Gould

Harrison

Jack Jackson

Ketelbinkie, Cornelis Kleinveldt, Bram Korff, Tom Kruseman

G.J.H. Lankman, Karel Hendrik Lietsen, Lubineski, Inspector Lund

Maciste (II),  

New Zealand: Dan Brooks, Bill Foster

NigeriaAku, Gand'oki, Alhaji Imam

NorwayBulldoggen Bakkan, Knut Berg, Ove Bjelke, Bjorgan, Jens Borgen, Dick Bos, Kai Bugge, Cyklon Kid, Simon Farr, Jonas Fjeld, Knut Gribb, Charles Holm, George KennedyJ.J. Klæbo, Asbjorn Krag, Olav Kvaalen

PhilippinesAng Manananggal, Filipino Detective, Doktor Kuba, Kulafu, Luis

PolandAnarchist, Ariaman, Avenger (I), Borochow, Jackie Coogan (I), Father Faust, Female Spy, Gladiator, Harry Gordon, Jack Grey, Jerzy Hartman, Taddy Hild, Jack the Ripper (I), Jack the Ripper (II), Zofia Jastrzebska, Henryk Antoni Jezierski, Genezyp Kapen, Jan Tadeusz Klimczok, Tadeusz Klimszok, Antonio Kortez, Wlodzimierz Kumrow, Legionnaire (III), Henryk Lerman, Countess Lili, Elmo Lincoln, Max Linder

PortugalHerculano Calafaia, Dog Detective (II), Dr. Duque, Fresquinho, Gil Goes, Jim-Joyce, Joao of Portugal, Juca, Kia

Russia/Soviet UnionApe, Arsen, Ataman, Evno Azef

Bakterev, Stepan Beloiartsev, Ostap Bender, Black Raven, Harriet Bolton-Wright, Jens Boot, Rose Burgher

Cascarilla (I), Vasily Chapaev, Charodeika

Petr Darialsky, Davis, Drude, Dubel, Nina Dzhavakha, D-503

Ell

The Fifth Wanderer, Karl Freiburg

Robert Gaisler, Garibaldi, Garin, Professor Grant, Hector Grinfeld

Hoity-Toity, Stanley Holmes

Icthyander, Iura

Julio Jurenito

Kachinskiy, Vanka Kain, Professor Kern, Kio-Hako, Kobylkin, Anton Krechet, Professor Kurganov

Tomas Lann, Ivan Lapshin, Leikhveis, Lelka, Los

Nestor Makhno

Serbia:

Singapore

South Africa: Copper Mask, Ranger Focus, Isban Israel  

SpainAbdahalla-Fan, Acrobats, Nick Albert, Roberto Alcazar, Amiel, Antonete, Apaches (I), Aquilea, Ardilla & Estrella, Arizona Jim, Eugenio Aviraneta 

BarbarrojaRohn Barck, Barrabas, Casiano Barullo, Abulkasem Basri, Jaime Bazan, Bengal Lancers, Gapy Bermudez, Professor BersteinBill and Samuel, Bird, Black (I), Black (III), Black Bill (II), Black Crusader, Black Diamond, Black Hand, Black Knight (II), Black Mask (II), Black Pirate (IV), Black Pirate (V), Black Rider, Inspector Blanco, Mae Blond, Bob, Bolava, Carlos & Marcos Bon, Borgias, Botalon, Boxer, Boy Explorer, Boy Musketeers, Jim Brade, Doctor Brande, Mary Bristol, Bronkos, Arthur Brooke, William Brunning, Buccaneers (I), Buccaneers (II), Bil Bull, Mack Bull

Caballero X, Cabin Boy, Cabriola, Calabrian Bandits, Luis Candelas, Canguro, Caparrota, Capitan Antorcha, Capitan Coraje, Capitan Misterio, Al Capone (II), Captain Lucifer, Captain Sin Miedo, Jack Carelli, Carew, Careyn, Pepe Carter, Cascarilla (II), Centella, Bala Certera (I), Bala Certera (II), Cesar, Cheng-Tu, Chicago Bandits, Captain Chimista, Tom Clark, Robert Clay, Dick Clayton, Cobra (II), Colibri, Red Colt, Jackie Coogan (I), Corcegan Bandits, Hugo Corin, Diego Corrientes, Corsair X, Cortacabezas, Cossack, The Courier, Cowboy, Coyote, Cri-Cri, Aristides Crisol, Currito, Dan Curtis, Cuto 

The Dagger, Joe Dal, Dani, Ray de Astur, Fermin de Castro, Alvaro de Izarraga, Hugo de Marignac, Don Juan de Serrallonga, Raul de Velasco (I), Raul de Velasco (II), Deker, Juan Del Duero, Inspector Delbet, Dik, Paul Dionisiere, Doctor Niebla, Deker Dow, Drack, Francis Drake, Tim Drake, Captain Drummond, Duende, Duke, William Duncan, Henri Dupie, Drake Durbin

Ebony, Jaime el Barbudo, Elena, El ElthenEnglishman, El Espectro, Estimaco, Eva (I), E-13

Faceless Man, Fanet, Fanfan, El Fantasma, Fearless Spaniard, Lincoln Fields, Alma Fierro, Fitz Roy, Five Invincibles, Florian, Inspector Forbes, Jack Ford, Rudy Ford, Forest Demons, Four Spaniards, Nick Fox, Will Fox, Fred (II), Fu Manchu (II), Fulber

Galator, The Gambler, Gauchos, Juan Gay, Gerst, Ghost Duke (I), Ghost Guerrilla, Ginesito, Goblin Duke, Gog, Gomecillo & Peliculez, Gong, Grandma, Joe Graven, Nick Grey, Charles Grock, Gu-Gu

El Halcon de Acero, Dr. Hanson, Dick Hard, Hercules, Inspector Hernandez, Pablo Herrera, El Hidalgo, Hombres, Fred Hood, Horsemen, Hurricane

Iman, Iron Hand, Isaak & Benjamin, Ito-Naki

Jack & Dolly, Jack the Invincible, Lord Jackson, Jerusalem, Jim Boy, Joe Johnson, Juda, Judit, Julio & Ricardo

Kemi, Mac Kena, Khabir, Kid Corazon, Kiki, King Carlos (I), King Carlos (II), Kinito, Kit, Thalma Klan, Henry Krak, Kram 

Captain La Chesnaye, Mac Larry, Norma Lauthing, Leatherface (III), Lobo Gris, Sherlock Lopez, Toby Loy, Luison & Nandin, Joe Lynck, Jack Lynx

Magician (I), Professor Magnus, Monty Malone, The Man with Two Heads

Sri Lanka: Indian Woman

Sweden: Harald Ask, Mattias Beckholmen, Barbe Belling, Erik Berger, Black Masks, Leo Carring, Filip Collin, Paul Dragha, Harry Friberg, Gauner, Detective Gordon, Fridolf Hammar, Fred Hellington, Dieudonne Jolybois, Pippi Longstocking

Switzerland

Thailand: Black Mask (I), Ghost Face

Togo:

Tunisia

Turkey: Adalary, Ates Ahmet, Ali, Avni, Barbarroja, Miss Barclay, Black Pirate (I), Black Pirate (II), Orhan Cakyrodlu, Cemal, Deniz Cocugu, Cemal Dogan, Elinde, Hadiye, Badik Hilmi, Kara Huseyin, Kartal Ihsan, Imdad, Kadri, Hizir Kaplan, Kucuk, Tilki Leman

Uganda:

VietnamLê Phong

Yugoslavia

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