The man behind the ideas of Marvel super-heroes, Stan Lee, passes at 95 after a year and a half of wife Joan Lee' death.
American legendary comic book writer, producer, editor, and publisher, Stan Lee whose fabulous creations made him a real-life superhero to the comic book lovers is no more! He died at the age of 95.
Marvel Comics’ Real Life-Superhero, Stan Lee, Dies at 95
Stan Lee, who started his business back in 1939, and created Spider-Man, the Mighty Thor, the Incredible Hulk, Ant-Man, the X-Men, The Iron Man, the Fantastic Four, and many other countless characters, died early Monday morning, at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Lee was rushed to the medical emergency a day earlier his death. Last year, Lee talked about his health condition and battling pneumonia conditions.
A family attorney confirmed Stan Lee’ death on 12 November to the Associated Press. Since the death news got published, several celebrities and millions of fans have flooded Twitter with their condolences.
Marvel released a statement paying tribute to Stan saying:
With a heavy heart, we share our deepest condolences with his daughter and brother, and we honor and remember the creator, voice, and champion of Marvel.
The president of Marvel Studios, Kevin Feige tweeted “No one has had more of an impact on my career and everything we do at Marvel Studios than Stan Lee. Stan leaves an extraordinary legacy that will outlive us all. Our thoughts are with his daughter, his family, and his millions of fans” on his Twitter.
No one has had more of an impact on my career and everything we do at Marvel Studios than Stan Lee. Stan leaves an extraordinary legacy that will outlive us all. Our thoughts are with his daughter, his family, and his millions of fans. #ThankYouStan #Excelsior!
— Kevin Feige (@Kevfeige) November 12, 2018
Likewise, the Chairman and CEO of the Walt Disney Company, Bob Iger said:
A superhero in his own right to Marvel fans around the world, Stan had the power to inspire, to entertain, and to connect.
Celebrities like Ryan Reynolds, Chris Pratt, Chris Evans, Letitia Wright, Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Lawrence, Jeremy Conrad, and Dwayne Johnson took their Twitter to pay heartful condolences. Check it out the tweets below:
Damn... RIP Stan. Thanks for everything. pic.twitter.com/TMAaDJSOhh
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) November 12, 2018
Thanks for everything Stan Lee! What a life, so well lived. I consider myself extraordinarily lucky to have gotten to meet you and to have played in the world you created.
— chris pratt (@prattprattpratt) November 12, 2018
There will never be another Stan Lee. For decades he provided both young and old with adventure, escape, comfort, confidence, inspiration, strength, friendship and joy. He exuded love and kindness and will leave an indelible mark on so, so, so many lives. Excelsior!!
— Chris Evans (@ChrisEvans) November 12, 2018
Rest in Peace Stan Lee
— Letitia Wright (@letitiawright) November 12, 2018
We’ve lost a creative genius. Stan Lee was a pioneering force in the superhero universe. I’m proud to have been a small part of his legacy and .... to have helped bring one of his characters to life. #StanLee #Wolverine pic.twitter.com/iOdefi7iYz
— Hugh Jackman (@RealHughJackman) November 12, 2018
RIP Stan Lee. We’ll always love you. You taught most of us to read. pic.twitter.com/nmXtk2HfGy
— Jeremy Conrad (@ManaByte) November 12, 2018
— Jennifer Lawrence (@JLdaily) November 12, 2018
What a man. What a life.
When I first broke into Hollywood, he welcomed me with open arms and some very sage advice I’ll forever take to heart.
A true icon who impacted generations around the world.
Rest in love, my friend. #imagination #stanlee pic.twitter.com/dw3FXMgyHp
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) November 12, 2018
Stan Lee died after around a year and a half since his wife, Joan Lee died at the age of 69 in July 2017.