How Did Stan Lee Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Stan Lee death

The comic book author Stan Lee passed away at age 95, astounding.

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Marvel Comics writer, publisher, editor, and chairman who co-created Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, Iron Man, Thor, X-Men, and the Fantastic Four. 

His father was a dress cutter who could only find occasional work after the Great Depression destroyed his career. Stan married Joan Lee on December 5, 1947 and they had a daughter named J.C. Lee in 1950. Their second daughter, Jan, died shortly after delivery in 1953. 

How did Stan Lee die?

Heart Failure caused Stan Lee's death in 2018.

Information about the death of Stan Lee
Cause of deathHeart Failure
Age of death95 years
ProfessionComic Book Author
BirthdayDecember 28, 1922
Death dateNovember 12, 2018
Place of deathCedars-Sinai Medical Records Office, Los Angeles, California, United States
Place of burialN/A


When I was a kid, Disney was one of my gods. I just loved movies like ‘Snow White’ and ‘Pinocchio.’

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For years, kids have been asking me what’s the greatest superpower. I always say luck. If you’re lucky, everything works. I’ve been lucky.

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I always felt the ‘X-Men,’ in a subtle way, often touched upon the subject of racism and inequality, and I believe that subject has come up in other titles, too. But we would never pound hard on the subject, which must be handled with care and intelligence.

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Because I’ve spent most of my life with such a beautiful, talented, challenging female, I feel I’ve gained – and am still gaining – a great deal of knowledge about the feminine mystique and about personal relationships – knowledge which is so important to a writer.

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My mother was the greatest mother in the world. She thought I was the greatest thing on two feet. I’d come home with a little composition I had written at school, and she’d look at it and say, ‘It’s wonderful! You’re another Shakespeare!’ I always assumed I could do anything. It really is amazing how much that has to do with your attitude.

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