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Though in many cases a well-written character in their own right, this character simply cannot get around the fact that a good chunk of his screen time is being the driving force behind major events that have already been written or described by others.
In effect, he is made more interesting by association due to having "guest starred" in a suitably major event. For example, you can have superheroes, supervillains, robots, zombies, aliens, vampires, alien vampires and whatnot play a decisive role in World War IIbut the Holocaust, the invasion of Poland, the invasion of France, Pearl Harbor, the invasion of Normandy, and the defeats of Germany and Japan will still happen, just for different reasons.
Supertrope to Historical Rap Sheet. Almost always the source of a Historical In-Joke. When done poorly or overbearingly, can be a sign of a Canon Sue. Contrast Beethoven Was an Alien Spy where a real historical figure is given fictional adventures.
After all, he was quite fond of its "precious cargo". Calmly, he relieved the engineer, a decision he would instantly regret.
Selflessly, he rescued his whiskey. And for good measure, he set the Iron Horse free to roam greener pastures—coincidentally saving all of Ireland from the Prussian Incursion of Which is the reason nobody has ever heard of the Prussian Incursion of Anime and Manga Black Butler: This is inverted for some, because the Throne of Heroes and the Counter Force are existences outside of time, so it is possible that a Heroic Spirit can be summoned that Will Be There, Will Shape the Future, such as the Archer from stay night being an alternate-future version of protagonist Shirou Emiya.
The Origin reveals that Char Aznable participated in a number of events leading up to the One Year War, and in some cases, instigating them. In the process showing his own involvement in some pivotal events. Also, he started the Renaissance.
Throughout the Fables and Reflections trade paperback, he is the catalyst behind the City of Glass myth, as well as giving Joshua Norton the dream to become the Emperor of the United States on a bet with his siblings. He also made an arrangement with Shakespeare, giving him the stories and the immortality he wanted in return for two plays: So most people with lasting fame have interacted with him in some level.
Sinestro likes the idea. Atomic Robo alternately averts this trope and plays it straight. Robo participates in World War II in a story where Robo is off on a side mission while real-life soldiers are fighting real-life battles; goes along for the ride for the first Mars probe mission but does not contribute anything to the actual accomplishments of NASA; and he declares himself neutral during the Cold War.
He has, however, been to the moon, but probably well after humans had already made it. Don Rosa likes to do this too. He also meets Wyatt Earp, sails on the Cutty Sark and witnesses the eruption of Krakatoa, nearly became the owner of the real world Anaconda Copper Mine, causes the sinking of Titanic, etc.
Uncle Scrooge once boasted about his wrestling skills to Roosevelt, while they were fighting by mentioning that he once met Sitting Bull.
Back then he was known as "Standing Bull. Don Rosa is not the only Disney author that did that. In multiple Italian stories, via either time travel, flashbacks or other kinds of stories set in the past, Disney characters found themselves responsable of various events.
The most outrageous of these was when she was living in Vienna and told a local struggling artist to give up, because his paintings were no good. But he was a good public speaker, so maybe he should consider going into politics.
All this led to them becoming more powerful than they can possibly imagine Endless Nights, a cocktail party of the gods, at the dawn of time, ends up Gumping the origins of both Superman and the Green Lantern Corps.
Asterix and Obelix do this a lot: Tea is brought to Great Britain thanks to some strange potion that Getafix gave Asterix before he left for Britain in "Asterix in Britain".
In "Asterix in Spain" Asterix battles a bull with a red cape which accidentally fell in the arena, thus inventing bull fighting in Spain. In the same book, Unhygienix asks Obelix to make a payment in menhirs because he wants to "develop" a property in Carnac Stonehenge in the English version.
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Did You Know? The Ghost of the late king of Denmark appears and promptly withdraws into the night.
Horatio recognizes the armour covering the Ghost and remarks that it is the very armour that the King wore "when he the ambitious Norway combated" (61).
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