Charles Schultz born Nov 26, 1922. Cartoonist, born at Minneapolis, MN. Created the “Peanuts” comic strip, which debuted on Oct 2, 1950. The strip included Charlie Brown; his sister, Sally; his dog, Snoopy; friends Linus and Lucy and a variety of other characters. Schulz’s last daily strip was published Jan 3, 2000, and his last Sunday strip was published Feb 13, 2000. The strip ran in more than 2,500 newspapers in many countries. Schulz won the Reuben Award in both 1955 and 1964 and was named International Cartoonist of the Year in 1978. Several TV specials were spin-offs of the strip, including “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” and “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”
Today is Saturday, 26 November 2016 and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the Genealogy Blogging world:
Genealogy Items of Note
- Today: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Published – Anniversary, First US Holiday Proclamation – Anniversary, Charles Schultz’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Small Business Saturday.