Charles M. Schulz





Charles M. Schulz

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born
in Minneapolis, MN, The United States
November 26, 1922

died
February 12, 2000

gender
male

genre

influences


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Charles Monroe Schulz was an American cartoonist, whose comic strip Peanuts proved one of the most popular and influential in the history of the medium, and is still widely reprinted on a daily basis.

Schulz's first regular cartoons, Li'l Folks, were published from 1947 to 1950 by the St. Paul Pioneer Press; he first used the name Charlie Brown for a character there, although he applied the name in four gags to three different boys and one buried in sand. The series also had a dog that looked much like Snoopy. In 1948, Schulz sold a cartoon to The Saturday Evening Post; the first of 17 single-panel cartoons by Schulz that would be published there. In 1948, Schulz tried to have Li'l Folks syndicated through the Newspaper Enterprise Associatio
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“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.”
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I love mankind ... it's people I can't stand!!”
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