Stan Lee Started His Career In His Teens
Lee Thought The World Would Hate Iron Man
Stan Lee Was Not His Real Name
Captain America was his first big break.
An issue at the printers turned HULK âGreenâ.
Stan co-wrote a New York Times bestselling graphic novel for 1821 Comics called Romeo and Juliet: The War. The graphic novel is a retelling of the classic tale, but both families are super human soldiers who, after having crushed all their mutual enemies, turn on each other.
President George W. Bush presented Stan with the American National Medal of the Arts. Stan is the only comic book writer to ever receive the honor.