Birth Name: Stanley Martin Lieber
Place of Birth: Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: December 28, 1922
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Stan Lee is an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, producer, television personality, and actor. He has chaired Marvel Comics, becoming its public face.
He co-created the Marvel superheroes Peter Parker/Spider-Man (with Steve Ditko), the X-Men, Hulk, and the Fantastic Four (all three with Jack Kirby), and Tony Stark/Iron Man (with Stan’s brother Larry Lieber, as well as with Don Heck and Kirby). He has created or co-created many other prominent Marvel characters.
His parents, Celia (Solomon) and Jacob/Jack A. Lieber, were Romanian Jewish immigrants. His brother, Larry Lieber, is also a comic book creator.
Stan’s paternal grandparents were Simon Lieber and Minnie Leibowitz.
Stan’s maternal grandparents were Zanfer/Zanfir/Samuel Solomon and Sophia/Sophie Hoffman.
Source: Genealogy of Stan Lee (focusing on his mother’s side) – https://www.geni.com
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