|Date of birth||28 December 1922|
|Date of death||12 November 2018|
|Origin||New York, NY, USA|
Stan counts among his many credits the creation (or co-creation, usually with Jack Kirby) of most of Marvel Comics's best known characters, including Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, the Hulk, and the X-Men. As an actor, Stan has made a number of cameo appearances in films based on Marvel Comics, including all three Spider-Man movies, X-Men, X-Men: The Last Stand, Hulk, Daredevil, and The Fantastic Four. He also appeared in Kevin Smith's Mallrats.
He appeared in Iron Man with Adam Harrington; in Iron Man 2 and Guardians of the Galaxy with Seth Green; in Thor with Luke Massy, Darren Kendrick, Douglas Tait, and James Ryen' in Thor: The Dark World with Zachary Levi and Christopher Eccleston; in Captain America: The First Avenger with Kenneth Choi; in Iron Man 3 with Mark Aaron Wagner; in Captain America: The Winter Soldier with Adetokumboh M'Cormack; in Daredevil with Erick Avari; and in X-Men 3: The Last Stand with Dania Ramirez. He also worked on Robot Chicken with Seth Green and Breckin Meyer.
- In one of Hiro's blog entries, Hiro wonders if all comic books list the author's address--if so, he needs to buy an X-Men comic so he can meet Stan Lee.