Cartoons are the most popular entertainment for children all over the world.Cartoons are important because they teach us many things in our life from start to finish.
We at Riddles Now found 25 interesting and amazing facts about our Cartoon world that deeply impressed us. Did you know about all these?
1. Disney sent a team of animators to Hell’s Gate National Park in Kenya in 1991 in order to perform research for the film The Lion King.
2. The longest running prime-time animated series is the Simpsons, which began in 1987.
3. If you want to buy the first Super Man comic, it will cost you at least $150,000.
4. The earliest cartoon strip, named “The Yellow Kid”, was shown in the New York Journal in 1896.
5. Popeye was created by Elzie Crisler Segar and first appeared in the daily King Features comic strip Thimble Theater on January 17, 1929.
6. Tom and Jerry is a successful and long-running series for over six decades of theatrical short subjects.
7. The Pokemon Hitmonchan based on Jackie Chan.
8. Mickey Mouse was created in 1928 by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks and voiced by Walt Disney.
9. The names of two hungry cats are Babbit and Catstello (based on the famous comedians Abbott and Costello).
10. Scene of a stampede with computer graphics in the cartoon The Lion King – was made about 3 years, and last only 2.5 minutes.
11. The most expensive animated film was The Prince of Egypt (1998, the US), which cost 60 million dollars to make.
12. Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn’t wear trousers.
13. Hulk originally Grey and not Green.
14. Hello Kitty is the best-known cartoon characters created by Sanrio of Japan.
15. The very first animated film was probably the now-lost El Apóstol, made in Argentina in 1917.
16. The comic strip Garfield holds the Guinness World Records for being the world’s most widely syndicated comic strip.
17. Pumbaa is the first Disney character to ever fart.
18. Tom and Jerry created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera for MGM.
19. Bugs Bunny was “born” in 1938 in Brooklyn, New York City.
20. Snoopy was born on October 2, 1950.
21. “Rugrats” is the second longest running Nickelodeon series of all time with 172 episodes, coming second only to “SpongBob SquarePants”.
22. Casper was created in the late 1930s by Seymour Reit of New York City and Joe Oriolo.
23. Pinocchio is Italian for “pine eye”.
24. Winnie-the-Pooh became one of the Walt Disney Company’s most successful franchises worldwide.
25. In Japan, more paper is used to print comic books than to make toilet paper.