TMZ is reporting that Stan Lee, the man who co-created so many important heroes with Marvel Comics, has died at the age of 95.
Lee was an instrumental co-creator of Marvel with Jack Kirby in 1961 and then went on to create many timeless characters. Spider-Man, Iron Man, Hulk, Doctor Strange, Fantastic Four, Black Panther, The Avengers, X-Men, and so many others came from his creative genius.
Mr Lee’s daughter told TMZ, that an ambulance rushed to Lee’s Hollywood Hills home early Monday morning and he was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where we ultimately passed.
The comic book and super hero community will undoubtedly be in mourning for one of it’s greatest legends. In recent years Lee had stopped by the Coachella Valley with Comic Con. Many Valley residents will fondly remember his witty interviews with great stories of how his heroes came to be.