August 10, 1962: With nothing to lose, Stan Lee tosses a superhero idea he's worked up with artist Steve Ditko into the final issue of a failing light sci-fi anthology series. And a legend is born. Happy 50th Birthday, Spider-Man.
Dr Strange is a fictional character, a superhero who appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was co-created by writer-editor Stan Lee and artist Steve Ditko, and first appeared in Strange Tales #110 (July 1963).