Popeye the Sailor Man is a popular fictional cartoon character. The character was created by American cartoonist Elzie Crisler Segar in 1929. Popeye first appeared in a comic strip cartoon and his popularity has soared over the years. Down the years he has appeared in animated cartoons on television and in films. In 1980 the film Popeye starring Robin Williams was produced.
Popeye the Sailor Man, a popular fictional cartoon character, appeared in the Thimble Theatre comic strip for the first time in the year 1929 On This Day.