name: Norrin Radd
Legal status: Citizen of Zenn-La with no criminal
Place of birth: Zenn-La Group
Affiliation: Former member of the DEFENDERS
First appearance: FANTASTIC FOUR, Vol. 1 #48
History: Norrin Radd - former hearald of the mega-tyrant
Galactus, offer his life to protect his native planet,
placing him in the service of Galactus as a silver suited
sentinal. As a galaxy cruising protector endowned with
superhuman strength, he is able to control and direct
cosmic energies, with enough force to destroy a city.
After visiting Earth, the Surfer finally betrayed Galactus
and refused to supply his world-devouring appetite. His
punishement was confinement to earth - but he escaped
and currently soars the starways as a universal protector.
Height: 6 ft. 4 in.
Known superhuman powers: The Silver Surfer can
endow himself with Class 100 strength, enabling him to
lift (press) over 100 tons. He possesses the Power Cosmic
which he can use to generate powerful force blasts or
to rearrange molecules. The Surfer travels on a "surfboard"
which responds to his mental commands and is as indestructible
as he is. He has a Cosmic Awareness which allows him to
feel energy around him.