Tintin at 90: How the globe-trotting adventurer satirised the Soviet Union

posted on 11 Jan 2019


Tintin, the young reporter famed for his exotic adventures exposing skullduggery across the world, turns 90 this week.

The character was created by Belgian cartoonist Georges Remi, better known as Herge, and first appeared in strip form in the pages of Le Petit Vingtieme – a children’s supplement to the right-wing Catholic broadsheet Le Vingtieme Siecle – on 10 January 1929.

Read the full article on this link to The Independent