10 Superheroes That Were Actually Based On Real People

It seems like comic book characters are all entirely fictitious and created solely from the imaginations of talented writers.But!In some cases,these iconic superheroes and villains weren’t just figments of imagination…but based on real people?

Here’s 10 superheroes based off of people from real life, from Screen Rant.

Obviously there’s nobody in the real world who can lift a building, travel around the world in ten seconds or take a bullet to the eye without suffering a horrific injury, but the personalities, appearances and lifestyles of many comic book characters are very much based on people who have really existed.