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Stan Lee thanked fans at final public appearance (Picture: FilmMagic)

Stan Lees final public appearance saw the star thank his fans for their years of support.

The comic book legend passed away on Monday aged 95, just seven months after he attended the Avengers: Infinity War premiere.

During the event, he greeted his fans and acknowledged their love for the Marvel films.

Speaking to Disney on the purple carpet, he said: I want to thank them for having spent all these years coming to see my cameos and, of course, watching the movie with it.

And now I think theyre going to find the funniest cameo of all. I cant wait until they see it, Comicbook.com reported.

The star joked about his Infinity War cameo (Picture: Getty Images)

Despite being aided by a mobility scooter, the star looked to be in high spirits as he posed for pictures and signed merch.

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He was joined by the Infinity War cast, and was spotted beaming into the camera with Black Pnathers Chadwick Boseman.

Earlier today it was reported that Stan had sadly padded away after being rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Lees daughter JC confirmed the news to TMZ: My father loved all of his fans. He was the greatest, most decent man.

His official web pages later shared a tribute to him which simply read: 1922 – 2018. Excelsior!

He was aided by a mobility scooter at the event (Picture: Getty Images)

Stan is credited along with his former creative partner Jack Kirby with helping to give birth to the modern comic book scene.

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Lee scripted, art-directed and edited most of Marvels series throughout the 1960s,

He was the man behind Spider-Man, Black Panther, Iron Man and so many more (honestly, the list is endless).

And while he created a number of heroes, who have impacted thousands of lives, he managed to take time off his busy schedule to appear in some of the most iconic movies to date.

A number of Stans biggest fans have paid their respects to the icon.

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I owe it all to you… Rest In Peace Stan… #MCU #legend #rip #stanlee #TeamStark, Robert Downey Jr shared on Instagram along with a picture of him and Stan.

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While Captain America star Chris Evans added: There will never be another Stan Lee.

For decades he provided both young and old with adventure, escape, comfort, confidence, inspiration, strength, friendship and joy.

He exuded love and kindness and will leave an indelible mark on so, so, so many lives. Excelsior!!

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