The comic world is in mourning today as Marvel’s co-creator Stan Lee has passed away. TMZ was notified of his death by Stan’s daughter. They were told Stan was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center from his Hollywood Hills home and shortly after was presumed dead. He was 95 years old.

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Starting with the Fantastic Four, Stan Lee created Marvel in 1961 alongside Jack Kirby. They then went on to create a whole universe of heroes, including Spider-Man, Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Black Panther and many more. Stan also appeared in every Marvel film released as of today, mainly in a short, comedic cameo.

Condolences to his family, friends and fans. Today, the world lost a real-life superhero.