Julia October 17, 2012 0

Snoopy is a fictional character in the long-running comic strip Peanuts, by Charles M. Schulz. He is Charlie Brown’s pet dog. Some fun facts about Snoopy:

Q: Who is the creator of Charlie Brown and the Peanuts?
A: Charles Schulz, who for nearly 50 years single-handedly designed, researched, wrote and drew every panel and strip that appear in daily and Sunday newspapers around the world.

Q: When was Charles Schulz born?
A: Charles Schulz was born November 26, 1922.

Q: Where did Charles Schulz go to art school?
A: Charles Schulz took a correspondence course in cartooning at what is now the Art Instruction Schools, Inc., in Minneapolis, MN.

Q: What was Schulz like in school?
A: Charles Schulz was a shy and insecure student struggling through the program, submitting his coursework by mail instead of in person and earning only a C+ in “Drawing of Children.”

Q: What obstacle got in the way after Schulz completed art school?
A: Unfortunately, after completing art school Schulz was drafted into World War II before successfully selling any of his cartoons. Within days of his induction into the military, Schulz’s mother passed away of cancer.

Q: What military position did Schulz hold?
A: Schulz was a staff sergeant and the leader of a machine-gun squad.

Q: Who offered Schulz his first job in cartooning?
A: “Timeless Topix,” a small Roman Catholic magazine, offered Schulz his first job in cartooning. The magazine hired him to letter already drawn comics. Although the position offered him no creative opportunities, it did keep Schulz on track and helped him to hone his lettering skills.

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