Born: December 28 1922
Icon of: Comic books
Stan Lee has 100s of children if not 1000s, but unlike mist men his children come from his… (it’s not what you think) …brain! For those of you who don’t know who Stan Lee is? He is the creator of some of the greatest superheroes in history! His brain-children include:
The Fantastic Four- 1961
The X Men- 1963
The Avengers- 1963
The Hulk- 1962
Iron Man- 1963
Doctor Strange- 1963
Stan Lee made his first superhero “The Destroyer” 70 years ago, way back in 1941. Stan does not to shy away from the silver screen, he has made a cameo in 15 Marvel films with 2 more scheduled for next year. And also appears in many TV shows and video games.
He and his wife, Joan have been married since 1947, they have 2 children, Joan Celia “JC” Lee (born 1950) and Jan Lee (born 1953) who sadly died at birth. He currently lives in Los Angeles.
Some famous quotes are:
I try not to do anything that’s too close to what I’ve done before. And the nice thing is we have a big universe here. It’s filled with new ideas. All you have to do is grab them.
With great power there must also come … great responsibility!