What’s the good of living if you don’t try a few things?
– Charles M. Schulz
Charles M. Schulz in 1956
Born Charles Monroe Schulz
November 26, 1922
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Died February 12, 2000 (aged 77)
Santa Rosa, California, USA
Area(s) Cartoonist, Writer, Artist
Notable works Peanuts (1950–2000)
Charles Monroe Schulz (November 26, 1922 – February 12, 2000),nicknamed Sparky, was an American cartoonist, whose comic strip Peanuts proved one of the most popular and influential in the history of the medium. Well into the 21st century Schulz’s cartoons continue to be widely reprinted on a daily basis.