Stan Lee has died at the age of 95.
The Marvel Comics creator passed away in the early hours of this morning at his home in the Hollywood Hills, TMZ reports.
An ambulance was called to his home and he was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where he later passed away.
Stan had suffered from several illnesses over the last year, including a bout of pneumonia and problems with his vision.
He’s known for creating many of the most-loved comic characters, including Spider-Man, Iron Man, X-Men and The Incredible Hulk.
He was also well-known for making a funny cameo appearances in the movie versions of his comic books.
Stan launched Marvel back in 1961 along with Jack Kirby.
The Fantastic Four was a huge success and led to the creation of Black Panther, The Avengers and many more.
His relationship with Marvel got a little rocky when it went full-on Hollywood.
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He even sued the company in 2002 for royalties he said he was owed for the first Spider-Man movie.
Three years later, he settled the case for $10 million.
He is survived by his daughter, Joan.
Stan’s wife of 69 years, also named Joan, died in 2017.
His daughter paid respect, saying: “My father loved all of his fans.
He was the greatest, most decent man.”