Stan Lee Dead At Age 95

Stan Lee (Credit: CNN)

The Superhero Mastermind behind Marvel Comics Stan Lee was pronounced dead early Monday morning at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 95.

Stan Lee co-created Marvel Comics in 1939, spawning a multitude of Comic Book heroes beloved by hundreds of millions of people around the world. Such characters include the X-Men, Thor, Spider-Man and Iron Man.

It is known that Stan Lee has prerecorded many cameos for future Marvel Movies, including all of Phase 4 and beyond.