Charles Schulz

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64 Years Ago, MN Native Charles Schulz Debuts ‘Peanuts’

Happy Birthday, Charlie Brown, er, “Peanuts” gang! Yes, the iconic comic strip, “Peanuts,” created by Charles Schulz, debuted on this day, 64 years ago.

10/02/2014

Charles M. Schulz (credit: Brian Lanker/schulzmuseum.org)

No Bidder Found For Letters By ‘Peanuts’ Creator

A rare archive of letters and drawings by “Peanuts” creator Charles Schulz did not find a buyer at a New York City auction.

12/14/2012

Charles M. Schulz (credit: Brian Lanker/schulzmuseum.org)

‘Peanuts’ Creator’s Love Letters Going To Auction

The late “Peanuts” creator Charles Schulz was once so infatuated with a young woman 23 years his junior he sent her dozens of romantic letters and drawings of his beloved cartoon characters.

12/04/2012

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Schulz’s Peanuts Hit Big Screen On Nov. 25

Charlie Brown is coming to the big screen. The animated Peanuts characters, created by Minnesota-native Charles Schulz, will star in their own movie, as Schulz’s son Craig and grandson, Bryan, helped write the screenplay.

10/09/2012

Flying Trapeze at Valleyfair. (credit: Valleyfair)

Valleyfair Brings Back ‘Peanuts’ Favorites

This spring, the popular Shakopee amusement park Valleyfair got a fresh paint job, new grounds and a new star: Snoopy.

05/25/2011

Flying Trapeze at Valleyfair. (credit: Valleyfair)

Valleyfair To Debut New Peanuts Attraction

Valleyfair will debut a new attraction, Planet Snoopy, when the Shakopee amusement park opens for the season Saturday.

05/11/2011

Singer/musician Prince makes an announcement at The Apollo Theater on October 14, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Most Famous Minnesotans

Ask coast-dwellers and they’ll probably tell you it just doesn’t get more flyover than Minnesota. But America’s history books tell a different tale, and that’s across the entire spectrum of entertainment, arts, politics and science.

CBS Minnesota–11/06/2010

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