Stan Lee Remembered

Today the comic book world lost the last of the members of the Mt. Rushmore club in the comic business, Stan “The Man” Lee at the age of 95. Born in 1922, Stan was a jack of all trades as a writer, editor, ¬†publisher, editor-in-chief and later the publisher and chairman of Marvel Comics. Stan Lee along with the legendary Jack “The King” Kirby and Steve Ditko helped to create what we know now as the comic industry and some of it’s most famous characters in the world including Spider-Man, The Hulk, Doctor Strange, The Fantastic Four, Daredevil, Black Panther and the X-Men. Stan Lee wracked up some major awards over the years over the years with being inducted into the Will Eisner Hall of Fame, Jack Kirby Hall of Fame in 1995 and received a National Medal of Arts award in 2008.