Jean Gray-Summers is a superhero owned by Marvel Comics, first appeared in X-Men in 1963. She is not only the heroine of the series, but also the only female member of the first generation of X-Men. In the early “X-Men” series she was called “Marvel Girl,” and the name inspired by the Susan Storm’s Invisible Girl in the Invisible Girl series. However, the story is too simple, and the character is not lively, so the first “X-Men” series are not that popular. After more the new creators joined in the creation of this comics, we got a brand new x-men, including the Wolverine and the Ororo Munroe Storm, Jean Grey becomes more stronger, no longer the weak girl any more, and she also becomes the most powerful member of the team, we all know that the phoenix.
After a few years, “X-Men” becomes the best-selling comic series, it also created countless classic stories, like the “Dark Phoenix Saga” which is the most famous American comics in the history. the phoenix has a very high popularity. She ranked 13th out of the 100 comic heroes selected by IGN, and ranked 3rd among the “100 the Most Sexiest Women” in the comic book Purchasing Guide.
Jean Grey was born in New York, United States, an ordinary middle class family, her father
John Gray is a professor of history at New York’s Bard College. At the age of ten, her psychic abilities were stimulated then she fell into a coma as she witnessed the death of her good friend Annie Richardson in a car accident. In order to restore his daughter’s intelligence, Jean’s father asked his friend Charles Xavier X of Bard College for help. In order to cure Jean Grey, Xavier temporarily closed her telepathy, leaving only telepathy for her.
Xavier began to guide the young Jean Grey to control his own soul, and soon he found that Jean has unlimited potential, she is a Omega-level Mutant, Jean met another young mutant Scott Summers in her dream – and a few months later he became one of a students of professor Xavier – what they did not know was that, Since then, their fate has been closely intertwined. At the age of 16, Jean set up the first X-Men with four young students of Professor Xavier and used the Marvel Girl as their code name. Under the guidance of Professor Xavier, the young X-Men defeated the the evil mutant Magneto time and time again.