Charles M. Schulz Biography

Charles Monroe Schulz, nicknamed Sparky, was an American cartoonist, best known for the comic strip Peanuts. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential cartoonists of all time, cited as a major influence by many later cartoonists. Calvin and Hobbes creator Bill Watterson wrote in 2007: "Peanuts pretty much defines the modern comic strip, so even now it's hard to see it with fresh eyes. The clean, minimalist drawings, the sarcastic humor, the unflinching emotional honesty, the inner thoughts of a household pet, the serious treatment of children, the wild fantasies, the merchandising on an enormous scale—in countless ways, Schulz blazed the wide trail that most every cartoonist since has tried to follow." Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Charles M. Schulz
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Cartoonist, Artist, Screenwriter, Writer, Visual Artist
Religion:
Church of God (Anderson, Indiana), Secular Humanism
Date of Birth:
November 26, 1922
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
Date of Death:
February 12, 2000
Age at Death:
77
Cause of Death:
Colorectal cancer, Myocardial infarction
Marriages
Charles M. Schulz Timeline
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