Stan Lee
Stan Lee
Celebrated Name: Stan Lee
Real Name/Full Name: Stanley Martin Lieber
Gender: Male
Age at the time of death: 95 years old
Birth Date: 28 December 1922
Date of Death: 12 November 2018
Birth Place: Manhattan, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.8 m
Weight: 82 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Joan Boocock Lee (m. 1947–2017)
Children: Yes (Joan Celia Lee, Jan Lee)
Profession: Comic book writer, editor, publisher, and producer
Net Worth in 2024: $50 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Stan Lee, the legendary comic book writer, a publisher, and a film executive producer18. We all love Marvel movies, but the roots of these blockbusters stretch way back to the greatest legend Stan lee, who turned” Marvel “to what it was today “Marvelous.”

He was the man who co-created Iron Man, The Hulk, Spider-Man, X-Men, Thor, The Fantastic Four, and other numerous superheroes’. He even revolutionized the comic industry as he was the influence behind the change in the policy of Comics Code Authority, let alone turning Marvels comics to a huge multimedia corporation. Now that you know the brains behind Thor, how about we find out how Stan Lee’s net worth isn’t running in hundreds of millions and how much money does Stan Lee make.

Maybe you know about Stan Lee very well But do you know how old was he at the time of his death and what was his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Stan Lee’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Stanley Martin Lieber was the son of Jack Lieber and Celia, who gave birth to him in 1922 in the state of New York City. He grew up in Manhattan together with his brother Larry Lieber.

Stan attended DeWitt Clinton High School in 1939 and enrolled in WPA Federal Theatre Project. When he was growing up during his high school years, he used to do some part-time jobs such as writing press releases and obituaries, being an office boy, and a delivery man.

Lee was a Jew since he was raised in a Jewish family. He met Joan Clayton Boocock, whom he married in 1947 and had together the couple had one daughter. The wife of 95 years just died recently 2017 from stroke-related complications.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 28 December 1922, Stan Lee was 95 years old at the time of his death. His height was 1.8 m. tall, and weigh 82 kg.


Lee started off his career by being an employee at Martin Goodman’s company, where he was an assistant at a new Timely Comics division, a subsection of Pulp magazine. He started off by writing Captain America fillers then went ahead to create the first superhero Destroyer in Mystic Comics around 1941.

During this time of the Golden age of comic books, he created Father Time and Jack Frost. In 1941 due to disagreements with the company, he threatened to leave and was offered the position of editor-in-chief till 1972 when he became a publisher.

His marvel revolution kicked started when he was given an opportunity by Martin Goodman, the publisher, to work with a group of the superhero team. His first creation, together with artist Jack Kirby was Fantastic Four.

Again working with Kirby, he created Hulk, Thor, Doctor Strange, X -Men, Spider-Man, Iron Man, and Daredevil, whom they all called The Avengers. He wrote many monthly comic books, and last of it before becoming a publisher were Fantastic Four issue 125 dated 1972 august and The Amazing Spider-Man issue number 110 dated 1972 July.

Apart from writing Lee had made some cameo appearances in numerous Marvel films and television shows such as X-Men: Pryde of the X-Men as a narrator, he produced animated TV series of Spider-Man 1990 and Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. on marvel films his voice was used in animation Big Hero 6 2014 as the father of Fred.

Other cameo appearances on films are in X-Men 2000, Spider-Man 2002, Daredevil 2003, Hulk 2003, Fantastic Four 2005, Iron Man 2008, Thor 2011, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 2017, Spider-Man Home Coming 2017, Thor Ragnarok 2017, and he will make a cameo appearance in Deadpool 2 in 2018.

Awards & Achievements

Lee had received a number of awards for his works in the comic industry. Some of these awards are induction in Jack Kirby Hall of Fame, and Will Eisner award Hall of Fame. He was a recipient of the National Medal of Arts, Hugo Award, Inkpot Award, Comic-Con Icon Award, and a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame. In addition, The County of Los Angeles and City of Long Beach declared October 2 as Stan Lee Day

Net Worth & Salary of Stan Lee in 2024

Stan Lee Net Worth
Stan Lee Net Worth

As of July 2024, Stan Lee net worth was $50 million. He had earned his money through his comic book writing that created the Marvel franchise today. His other net worth boosting income stream was the numerous appearances he makes in all Marvels series and films. Today due to his early contribution to publishing early works of marvels, he gets around $1 million from the Company.

Stan Lee’s net worth might not fully capture the legend he was, but no one can dispute his contribution to the rise of Marvels franchise. Were it not for his work and his super creativity, we would not enjoy Captain America, not Spider-Man or The Avengers. We owe many thanks to him.


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