February in Pop Culture History

1826 – Publication of The Last of the Mohicans by James Fennimore Cooper

1885 – Publication of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

1887 – The area known as Hollywood was founded

1903 – The first Teddy Bear was introduced

1925 – Debut of magazine The New Yorker

1935 – Release of Monopoly

1937 – Publication of Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

1938 – Premiere of Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarves

1940 – Premiere of Walt Disney’s Pinnochio

1940 – First appearance of Captain Marvel

1950 – Premiere of Walt Disney’s Cinderella

1951 – First appearance of Red Hood

1953 – Premiere of Walt Disney’s Peter Pan

1959 – The Day the Music Died

1960 – First appearance of Justice League

1964 – G.I. Joe action figures went on sale

1964 – The Beatles first visit to North America

1965 – Premiere of the modern Canadian flag

1974 – First appearance of Punisher

1980 – First appearance of She-Hulk

1986 – First appearance of Savage Dragon

1991 – First appearance of Deadpool

2004 – Facebook launched

2005 – YouTube launched

10 Comments Add yours

  1. This is a great list. I enjoyed the pics that you provided for each event.

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    1. Green Onion says:

      Thanks, I’m glad you enjoyed

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  2. Wow what a month. Great post

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  3. Laura Beth says:

    I look forward to these posts every month!

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    1. Green Onion says:

      Awh, sweet thanks Im glad you enjoy them


  4. Zezee says:

    Wow February sure has been a busy month.

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  5. It’s interesting to see the Disney films that premiered in February. Now they tend to hold animated movies for summer or Christmas or other big tentpole times. It’s kind of cool to see such classic films being released in an “off” season. It makes me think of a time when Hollywood was focused more on releasing films and a little less on “the market.”


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