Stanley Martin Lieber was born on December 28, 1922 in New York, New York, Stan Lee left our world at the amazing age of 95 on November 12, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Stan Lee was an American publisher, comic book writer, editor, and producer, known most for his iconic comic book characters. He created so many famous super heroes loved world wide such as.. the Hulk, Iron Man, Thor, the X-Men, Black Panther and spider man just to name a few. FUN FACTS: Stan Lee’s favorite word is Excelsior which is a Latin word and it means “Ever Upward”. #2 His wife was also his barber. #3 He wrote training films for the army with DR. SEUSS!!