|“||Hey, England! All I want is my freedom! I’m no longer a child! Nor your little brother! From now on, consider me... independent!!||„|
|~ Young America declaring his independent from England|
United States of America or simply America, is one of the main supporting characters of the Hetalia series. His human name is Alfred F. Jones.
He is voiced by Eric Vale in the English version and by Katsuyuki Konishi in the Japanese version.
America is tall and leanly muscular. He has blonde hair and blue eyes. He is physically 19 years old.
America is a cheerful, loud, and outgoing young man who claims himself to be the hero much to almost everyone's annoyance. He would come up ideas that are sometimes foolish. He loves eating fast food and even talks with his mouthful. He is even terrified of ghosts. And is also claimed to have 'Superhuman Strength' as seen as he threw off a bison when he was still new to the world and having found by England and France.
When America was discovered in the new world as an infant, he was raised by England who became an older brother to America. However, as America became an adult during the Revolutionary War, America gained independence from England much to England's grief which later caused a stranded relationship between the two even though they had worked together as allies during the World Wars and beyond. America is also the older brother of Canada (Matthew Williams).
America along with the other countries work together to solve the world's problems. America is the leader of the allies who are England, France, China, and Russia. During the World Wars he was against the Axis who are Germany, Italy, and Japan. Today, they all became allies and they all work together to protect the world from dangers.
- America's birthday is July 4 (Independence Day)
- America loves hamburgers and junk food, to the point of obsession, and can even eat strange and inedible things due to inheriting England's sense of taste (or lack thereof)
- In his childhood, when France try to convince him to join his side, America prefer England food than France food. When America eat England's fish and chip, he ask to him about the taste of his food and England, who shocking with America question flustered answer that his food "indeed" delicious (Due young America still not understand about "taste" )
- In his current day, America sometime tease about England "weird" food. Consider that America probably able to know the "Taste"
- Beside being highly a gourmet, America greatly dislike Marmite
- America's brother Canada is also voiced by Eric Vale and Katsuyuki Konishi who both voiced America.
- Many of fans debate about who is the older between America and Canada. Some of fans also believe that they are a twins. If the fans considers from their independence day and date, America is the older than Canada. And not many of them considered that they has no "relation" or "blood relation" due have different "human surname"
- In Hetalia World☆Stars chapter 180 reveal that America is grow so quick than Canada is their youth, make the fans believe that America indeed older than Canada