Stan Lee, co-creator of Marvel Comics, dead at 95

13 November, 2018, 18:42 | Author: Irvin Gilbert
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Stan Lee the creator of "Spider-Man", "Iron Man", "X-Men" and numerous other superheroes passed away aged 95.

He was reportedly rushed to the Cedar-Sinai Medical Centre - not far from his Hollywood Hills home - on Monday morning, before being pronounced dead at the hospital. His family loved him and his fans loved him. He then went on to co-create Spider-Man, The Avengers, Iron Man, X-Men, The Incredible Hulk, and Black Panther to name just a few.

Here are some interesting facts about Marvel icon Stan Lee that you can share with your kids. "He was the greatest, most decent man".

Lee served as the editor-in-chief, publisher, and chairman of Marvel Comics, and his influence on popular culture, from comic books to film and videogames, can't be overstated. Chris Evans, the actor who plays Marvel Comics' Captain America, said on Twitter, "He exuded love and kindness and will leave an indelible mark on so, so, so many lives".

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Lee had graced many movies, comic books, video-games and sit-coms with his cameos, which were quite legendary.

He's also cropped up in the many Avengers films - including, apparently, the forthcoming fourth film.

Lee denied the accusations at the time. Lee was also involved in multiple business-related lawsuits, and the subject of a Los Angeles Police Department investigation into alleged elder abuse against him. The team-up group The Avengers followed in 1963.

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