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Stanley Martin Lieber

Birthdate: (92)
Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Jack Lieber and Celia Lieber
Husband of <private> Lee (Clayton)
Father of <private> Lee and Jan Lee
Brother of Lawrence "Larry" D. Lieber

Occupation: Writer, editor, publisher, producer, actor, reality show host
Managed by: Kenneth Kwame Welsh
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About Stan Lee

From Wikipedia

Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber; December 28, 1922) is an American comic book writer, editor, actor, producer, publisher, television personality, and the former president and chairman of Marvel Comics.

In collaboration with several artists, most notably Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko, he created Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, the Avengers, Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor, Daredevil, Doctor Strange, and many other fictional characters, introducing complex, naturalistic characters and a thoroughly shared universe into superhero comic books. In addition, he headed the first major successful challenge to the industry's censorship organization, the Comics Code Authority, and forced it to reform its policies. Lee subsequently led the expansion of Marvel Comics from a small division of a publishing house to a large multimedia corporation.

He was inducted into the comic book industry's Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame in 1994 and the Jack Kirby Hall of Fame in 1995.

Notable works

  • Spider-Man
  • Fantastic Four
  • X-Men
  • Avengers
  • Hulk
  • Iron Man
  • Thor
  • Daredevil
  • Doctor Strange

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Stan Lee's Timeline

December 28, 1922
New York, NY, USA

He was born Stanley Martin Lieber on the 28th of December 1922 in New York, New York.

Age 16

He graduated high school early, at age 16½ in this year. He joined the WPA Federal Theatre Project.

Age 18

His first book published this year was Captain America Comics #3. He used the pseudonym Stan Lee.

Age 19

He entered the U.S. Army in early this year and served stateside in the Signal Corps, writing manuals, training films, and slogans, and occasionally cartooning.

December 5, 1947
Age 24
Age 30
Age 39

He came up with a new super hero named Spiderman this year.

Age 48

He indirectly reformed the Comics Code. The US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare asked him to write a story about the dangers of drugs and Lee wrote a story in which Spider-Man's best friend becomes addicted to pills.

Age 72

He was formally inducted into the Jack Kirby Hall of Fame this year.