When was the Spider-Man comic book first created?

== == == == The first Spider-Man comic book, ''The Amazing Spider-Man'', debuted with issue #1 in 1963 (publication date: March, 1963). However, this was not Spider-Man's first appearance as he was introduced seven months earlier on the pages of ''Amazing Fantasy'', an anthology series, in issue #15 (pub. date: Aug, 1962). Amazing Fantasy ended with issue 15 and Spider-Man's adventures were continued in ''The Amazing Spider-Man''.