Stan Lee in Pictures

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FILE - In this July 21, 2011, file photo, Stan Lee poses for a portrait at the LMT Music Lodge during Comic Con in San Diego. Comic book genius Lee, the architect of the contemporary comic book, has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

(Matt Sayles)

FILE - In this Jan. 10, 1976, file photo, Stan Lee, standing, publisher of Marvel Comics, discusses a "Spiderman" comic book cover with artist John Romita at Marvel headquarters in New York. (AP Photo/File)

FILE - In this May 9, 1988, file photo, comics impresario Stan Lee, center, poses with Lou Ferrigno, right, and Eric Kramer who portray 'The Incredible Hulk' and Thor, respectively. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

(Nick Ut)

FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2017, file photo, comic book writer Stan Lee waves to the audience after being introduced onstage at the "Extraordinary: Stan Lee" tribute event in Beverly Hills, Calif.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

(Chris Pizzello)

FILE - In this April 11, 2012, file photo,Stan Lee arrives at the premiere of "The Avengers" in Los Angeles. Comic book genius Lee, the architect of the contemporary comic book, has died. He was 95.  (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

(Matt Sayles)

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2008, file photo, President George W. Bush presents the 2008 National Medals of Arts to comic book creator Stan Lee, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

(Gerald Herbert)

FILE - In this April 16, 2002, file photo, Stan Lee, 79, creator of comic-book franchises such as "Spider-Man," "The Incredible Hulk" and "X-Men," smiles during a photo session in his office in Santa Monica, Calif. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

(REED SAXON)

FILE - In this June 22, 2004, file photo, Spiderman creator and "Spider-Man 2" executive producer Stan Lee poses for photographers at the premiere of "Spider-Man 2" in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

(MATT SAYLES)