Stan Lee

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Stan Lee
Stan Lee by Gage Skidmore 3.jpg
Lee at the 2014 Phoenix Comicon
Born Stanley Martin Lieber
(1922-12-28) December 28, 1922 (age 95)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Nationality American
Area(s) Writer, editor, publisher, producer, actor, television host, author
Notable works
Notable collaborations
Spouse(s) Joan Clayton Boocock Lee (m. 1947–2017; her death)
Children 2
Signature of Stan Lee

Stanley Martin Lieber (born December 28, 1922) is an American comic book writer and former president of Marvel comics. Some of the comics he helped create are Spiderman, X-Men and the Fantastic Four. He has also done cameos in many of the movies based on Marvel characters. Lee voices the narrator for many Marvel animated television series.

He married Joan Clayton Boocock on December 5, 1947.[1] On July 6, 2017, Joan Lee died of a stroke at the age of 95.[2]

At the 2007 Comic-Con International, Marvel Legends introduced a Stan Lee action figure.[3]

Stan Lee has donated parts of his personal effects to the University of Wyoming between 1981 and 2001.[4]

Lee received the 2,428th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on January 4, 2011.[5]

Lee's younger brother, Larry Lieber, is a comic book artist who helped Lee develop Iron Man and Spider-Man comics.

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Lee's comics work includes:

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  1. Lee, Mair, p. 69
  2. "Joan Lee, Wife of Marvel Comics Legend Stan Lee, Dies at 93". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 7 July 2017. 
  3. "Stan Lee: Marvel Legends". Retrieved April 27, 2010. 
  4. "Inventory of the Stan lee Papers, 1942–2001". University of Wyoming. 2007. Retrieved December 26, 2011. 
  5. Simpson, David (January 4, 2011). "VIDEO: Stan Lee Picks Up 2,428th Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved September 14, 2012. 
  6. "Spidey Sunday Spectacular" by Stan Lee and Marcos Martin at Grand Comics Database