Steve Ditko, who was the creator of Spiderman and Doctor Strange leaves a mark on this earth with iconic comic book characters. Here are some fun facts about Steve Ditko and his comic book characters.
- The Thing #12 published in Fed 1954 was Ditko's first published comic-book cover
- Spider-man was created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko and debuted in 1962.
- The head of Marvel disproved the Spider-man’s concept because he thought people would hate him because of the fear of spiders
- Stan Lee originally was going to go with a different insect until finally picking a spider
- Spider-man is the first teenager super hero that was not a sidekick to an adult super hero
- Spider-mans first solo project was on shelves in March of 1963!
Here's to an iconic designer!