World Mourns Legendary Marvel Comics’ Creator Stan Lee, Dead at 95
A true creative legend leaves us, but his influence will remain. #RIPStanLee
The world-famous writer and publisher was responsible for such iconic characters as Spider-Man, X-Men, Thor, Iron Man, Black Panther and The Fantastic Four.
TMZ reported, citing Stan Lee’s daughter, that the legendary co-creator of Marvel Comics has died at the age of 95.
The cause of his death has not yet been reported, while TMZ said that “an ambulance rushed to Lee’s Hollywood Hills home early Monday morning and he was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. We’re told that’s where he died.”
In February 2018, Lee was hospitalized with irregular heartbeat and a shortness of breath.
Lee, who founded Marvel in 1969 jointly with Jack Kirby, is believed to have created Spider-Man, the Hulk, Doctor Strange, the Fantastic Four, Daredevil, Black Panther, the X-Men, and other iconic cartoon characters.
People around the world rushed to Twitter to express their condolences.
— Frederick Joseph (@FredTJoseph) November 12, 2018
— Abstract (@TheTrueAbstract) November 12, 2018
Rip Stan Lee our memories of you will be remembered for Eternity! pic.twitter.com/F0Wrq3lFga
— John Moody (@creativeguyjl) November 12, 2018
Rest In Peace to the man who created some of my childhood heroes. Thanks for all you did Stan Lee. pic.twitter.com/x4LiMolGtP
— Kyle Hartford (@stuffkyletweets) November 12, 2018
— Jacob Shelley (@_jakeshelley) November 12, 2018