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Fans Remember Marvel Man Stan Lee


COMIC BOOK legend and Marvel Chairman Emeritus Stanley Martin Lieber, a.k.a. Stan Lee died on Monday, leaving behind a legacy of iconic comic characters who entertained generations of readers and viewers.

Lee, who gave the world the characters of Spider-Man, the X-Men, Thor, Iron Man, Black Panther and the Incredible Hulk, died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 95.

“Stan Lee was as extraordinary as the characters he created. A super hero in his own right to Marvel fans around the world, Stan had the power to inspire, to entertain, and to connect. The scale of his imagination was only exceeded by the size of his heart,” said Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO, The Walt Disney Company.

“Marvel fans found a friend in Stan Lee. He introduced the famous “Stan’s Soapbox” to speak directly to his readers, reaching a personal level rarely seen in comics of the day. Always pushing for new ways of creating comics, Stan also inaugurated the “Marvel method” of plotting and art, creating some of the most iconic stories in the industry to this day”, a statement issued by Marvel said.

Hollywood legends, actors and his fans across the world paid their tributes, many remembering Stan in their unique way.

Here are some.




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