Top 10 comic books facts Selected as the most interesting among culture related questions in Culture quiz Who created The Addams Family?Charles Addams. The Addamses originally appeared as an unrelated group of 150 single panel cartoons, about half of which were originally published in The New Yorker between 1938 and Addams's 1988 death.Created by: Sumit Tamangcartoons facts » Among which historic people, given names were mostly ending with "ix" sufix? (like Asterix and Obelix)There were no such people. The "ix" ending alludes to the "rix" suffix present in the names of Gaulish chieftains such as Vercingetorix or Ambiorix. However, the meaning of "rix" was "king", so no such suffix was ever present among the names of common folk.Created by: Nguyễn Ngọc Diễmhistory of France facts » Which comic-book superhero was the first?Superman first appeared in Action Comics book (published by Detective Comics) in 1938. the success of Superman prompted editors to request more superheroes. Batman made its debut in 1939. Captain America was created by Marvel Comics in 1941, and Spider-Man in 1962.Created by: globalquiz.orgUnited States facts » What is the name of black-haired girl from The Peanuts?Lucy van Pelt. Christopher Caldwell, American journalist, called Lucy the most terrifying character in the history of comics, a combination of zero brains, infinite appetites and infinite self-esteem, who is (for that reason) able to run roughshod over all her playmates.Created by: globalquiz.orgculture facts » In which country was Garfield created?United States. Garfield was created by Jim Davis in 1978. As of 2013, it was syndicated in roughly 2,580 newspapers and journals, and held the Guinness World Record for being the world's most widely syndicated comic strip.Created by: globalquiz.orgculture facts » In which country was Asterix created?France. The Asterix comic books were written by René Goscinny and illustrated by Albert Uderzo. After Goscinny's death in 1977, Uderzo took over the writing. Both authors have non-French roots: Goscinny was born to a family of Jewish immigrants from Poland, while Uderzo's parents immigrated from Italy.Created by: Monica Stillerculture facts » In which country was Mafalda created?Argentine. Mafalda has occasionally been pointed out as being influenced by Charles Schulz's Peanuts, most notably by Umberto Eco in 1968, who thought of Mafalda and Charlie Brown as the voices unheard of children in the northern and southern hemispheres.Created by: globalquiz.orgArgentina facts » What is the name of this character?Wally. Scott Adams, autor of Dilbert comic strip, explained that Wally was inspired by his coworker at Pacific Bell, who was offered a genereous severance for the lowest ten-percent of workers - so had incentive to become a low performing worker.Created by: stigculture facts » Where were the Smurfs created?In Belgium. The Smurfs were created by Pierre Culliford, a Belgian comics artist. He is well known as "Peyo", a name which he invented for himself, basing on an English cousin's mispronounciation of Pierrot (a diminutive form of Pierre)Created by: globalquiz.orgBelgium facts » Who created "The Peanuts"?Charles M. Schulz. The strip is the most popular and influential in the history of comic strips, with 17,897 strips published in total between 1950 and 2000. Together with its merchandise, it earned Schulz more than $1 billion.Created by: Claudia SeguraNorth America facts » Play culture quiz and see all the questions.