Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee has been declared dead at the age of 96.
Reports say that Mr. Lee died after being rushed to the hospital on Monday morning.
Lee will be remembered for his work as an editor, writer, publisher and producer at Marvel Comics.
He began Marvel with Jack Kirby in 1961.
Lee was the co-creator of characters like Spider-Man, the X-Men and Iron Man. He revolutionized the comic’s scene by creating superheroes with flaws that were more relatable and human.
His daughter J.C. said about his death: “My father loved all of his fans. He was the greatest, most decent man.”
Lee was also known for his numerous cameo appearances in the Marvel superhero movies.