From PhantomWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
First appearance:
Created by: Lee Falk & Sy Barry

Rosamunda is the wife of a past Phantom.

Fictional Character Biography

According to the newspaper strip

Rosamunda was a niece of William Shakespeare. Lee Falk originally claimed that she was married to the 3rd Phantom The Heirs The Name, but later claimed that he was married to Princess Pura. The Third Phantom After that, it appears as if he reversed to that it was the 3rd Phantom who married Rosamunda.[citation needed]

According to Team Fantomen

Rosamunda married the 3rd Phantom before he became the Phantom and she gave birth to the future 4th Phantom in 1604. Soon after she was poisoned on stage by accident. Her murder made her husband seek revenge and when he heard that his father was dying, he decided to swear the Oath of the Phantom after all and become the Phantom. Death's Hour

In 1635, her brother lived in London with a servant named Kobold. The Tulip Swindle

Notable Appearances

Daily/Sunday stories

Title Writer Artist Set in Comments
"The Heirs" Falk Barry unknown  
"The Name" Falk Barry unknown as niece of Shakespeare, wife of the 3rd Phantom
"The Return of General Bababu" Falk Barry unknown mentioned
"Captain Amazon - Pirate Queen" Falk Barry unknown mentioned, as wife of the 3rd Phantom, "an actress" (no connection to Shakespeare mentioned)

Team Fantomen stories

Title Writer Artist Set in Comments
"The Hunchback" Tierres Vallvé 1604
"Death's Hour" Tierres Vallvé 1604
"The Man Who Could Not Die" Kharelli Bess 1617 Her appearance has been edited out of later reprints, as it is now regarded within Team Fantomen lore that Rosamunda died in 1604.
"The Tulip Swindle" Worker Vallvé N/A mentioned, as "Shakespeare's brother's daughter". In 1635, Rosamunda's unnamed brother lives near the Globe Theatre with his servant Kobold