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GALLERY: Celebrate 90 Years of the Mickey Mouse Comic Strip

By Savannah Salazar

You may know Mickey Mouse’s rise to fame through cartoons like Steamboat Willie and Plane Crazy, but his appearances in comic strips further helped to launch Mickey’s star power into the pop culture stratosphere. From screen to the page, working with King Features Syndicate, Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks worked together to bring Mickey onto the funny pages across the country—and the first Mickey Mouse comic strip was distributed 90 years ago! To celebrate, we’ve rounded up some comic strips throughout the years!

You can read more about Mickey Mouse’s very first appearance in comic strips here.