He was born into a wealthy anti-mutant family. His brother and him would often go on tours with their parents, as his parents gave anti-mutant speaches. When his powers manifested, his parents dissowned him and had him sent to a military school. The only relation he ever had with them again, is the check for his tuition.
At the school he met and befriended Seth Alder. Late one night he witnessed Seth using his mutant powers. He later revealed his own to Seth and the two made plans of working together in teh future.
However one day, a mutant known as Behomoth attacked them. Behomoth had plans of recruiting to a mutant revolution. However, it only ended in a fight and the two friends escaped, however they did destroy much of the school. In order to both be safe, they decided to split up. Three years later, Seth found him and invited him to ome to the Xavier Institute
He is very secluded and quiet. He prefers a small group of close friends than a large crowd. He opens up to his closer friends. On the battle field he is the opposite. He isn't hesitant to engage with others in any way.