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Trivia Time: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Spider-Man

10 – Stan Lee brought Spidey to life by Watching a Fly

Before our favorite friendly neighbor cracked jokes on both, page and screen, he was but an annoying fly on the office wall, where the late Stan Lee been looking for a follow-up to his 1961 hit, the Fantastic Four. After seeing said fly he came up with a superhero that has the ability to stick to vertical wall, and named him exactly Stick-To-Wall man, cringe worthy as it is, he tried others like Insect-Man, Fly-Man and Mosquito-Man before landing on Spider-Man, after to which he brought Steve Ditko to take the fly off the wall and merge it with Stan Lee’s name idea and give us our first Drawing of the web-slinger, and the rest is history. 

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