10 Oldest Cartoon Characters in the World

Cartoons are loved by a wide range of audience and it crosses the barrier of language or countries. There are cartoons which were created 70-80 years ago but are still loved by a vast number of people. Following are some of the long-running famous cartoons.
Mickey Mouse
 Mickey Mouse
Mickey Mouse is one of the oldest and most known characters ever. in 1928, He was ‘born’ the date which his first picture started. Originally, the mouse’s first name was Mortimer Mouse but he was given the name Mickey Mouse

fictional cartoon character Bonzo the Dog

Bonzo the Dog is a fictional cartoon character first created in 1922 by British comic strip artist George Studdy.His distinguishing features are his a little tail and big blue eyes, and his ears, one black and one white, a few black spots.
cartoon character Bonzo the Dog

Bugs Bunny cartoon

One of the most iconic animated cartoon characters is Bugs Bunny ever made appeared for the first time in 1940 in a Tex Avery directed cartoon named a Wild Hare. He was created by Leon Schlesinger and voiced by Mel Blanc
Bugs Bunny cartoon

Daffy Duck nimated cartoon character

Daffy Duck is an animated cartoon character, made its first appearance in 1937 short Porky Duck Hunt, made by director Tex Avery and animated by Bob Clampett. Daddy Duck was one of the first “screwball” characters and has starred in 130 shorts in the Golden Age.
Daffy Duck animated cartoon character

Donald Duck

Donald Duck’s full name is Donald Fauntleroy Duck. created in 1934 at Walt Disney Productions.He is one of the most popular cartoon characters out there. Also, most known for his trademark sailor shirt and hat and no pants, his short temper and many fights and silly, but loveable antics.
Donald Fauntleroy Duck

Felix The Cat

Felix the cat was created in 1919 by cartoonist Otto Messmer and Pat is a funny animal cartoon character. He is identified as one of the most popular cartoon characters of the silent era with his famous grin, black body, wide eyes.
Felix the cat

Fred Flintstone

Frederick Joseph (Fred)is the main character of the animated sitcom. Flintstone was created in 1960 by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.He is married to Wilma Flintstone and they have a daughter called Pebbles. Fred and Wilma are best friends with their next door neighbors Barney and Betty Rubble.
Flintstone  animated sitcom


In 1929, Popeye was first created by Elzie Crisler Segar for his Thimble Theatre comic strip, which was later renamed after Popeye himself. In 1933, The Popeye cartoon series started by Max Fleischer Studios and then continued by Paramount Studios.

Scooby Doo

Scoobert “Scooby” Doo is an American animated cartoon franchise , the protagonist of the series with the same name that was created in 1969 by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. Scooby Doo is a Great Dane whose companions are Fred, Velma, Daphne and Shaggy.
 Scoobert Scooby  Doo

Tom and Jerry

Tom and Jerry is among the most famous and liked American animated series, Created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera in 1940 for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The series runs mainly around a cat Named Tom whose only aim in life is to trouble his unwanted housemate, a mouse named Jerry. The funny circumstances and usual chasing around have made the cartoon very popular among kids and adults alike.

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