Comic book genius Stan Lee has passed away at the age of 95. 

Source: Hollywood Reporter

The writer, editor, and publisher co-created iconic characters such as Black Panther, Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Mighty Thor, Iron Man, the Fantastic Four, the Incredible Hulk, Daredevil and Ant-Man. 

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According to reports, he was rushed to the hospital from his home in LA but the cause of death has not been released yet.

During his long career, he has given us so much to cherish and fantasize about. Known for making cameos in almost all Marvel movies, he is the reason why we love superheroes so much.

Source: Variety
"I love what I do. If I had to do anything else, I'd be miserable."

- Stan Lee

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Reactions are pouring in, from the world over, to mourn the death of their beloved real-life superhero. 

Thank you for giving us a world full of wonders. You were a real-life superhero. May you rest in peace.