How old is the story of Santa Claus?

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How old is the story of Santa Claus?

Answer

  • Historic and real Santa Claus: Appr. 16 centuries.
  • Santa Claus in folklore: Appr. 12 centuries.
  • Caricature Santa Claus: Appr. 2 centuries.
  • Fictional Santa Claus in literary work of art: Appr. 2 centuries.
  • Coca-Cola Santa Claus: Appr. 84 years.
  • Fictional Santa Claus in cinema: Less than 80 years.

See: Chronology of St. Claus: from history to art to business


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