Top Ten Cartoon Characters that Take Us Back to Our Childhood


The Top Ten

1 SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants is a fictional character and the titular character and protagonist of the American animated television series of the same name.

I feel bad for whose childhood was during the Post-Movie era of SpongeBob SquarePants. Thankfully, Seasons 9-present are a little better now. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

I was born in 2005, so my childhood was right after the movie. I just put SpongeBob at #1 because I thought most people at TheTopTens were born in the good SpongeBob era. - GrapeJuiceK

Anyone born in 1995 to 2000 most likely grew up with this cartoon. - Mcgillacuddy

I was born in 2002 and I grew up with the cartoon (they rerun a lot of the older seasons). - Anonymousxcxc

My childhood hero. - DynastiNoble

The early seasons definitely. - Anonymousxcxc

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2 Bugs Bunny Bugs Bunny Bugs Bunny is an animated cartoon character, created by the staff of Leon Schlesinger Productions (later Warner Bros.) He is one of the most famous cartoon characters, and he is in the show Looney Tunes. His famous quote is "What's up doc?". He is a gray colored bunny with big teeth and big feet. His more.
3 Mickey Mouse Mickey Mouse Mickey Mouse is a funny animal cartoon character and the official mascot of The Walt Disney Company. He was created by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks at the Walt Disney Studios in 1928.

My childhood + Mickey mouse - 0744rose

4 Donald Duck Donald Duck Donald Duck is a cartoon character created in 1934 at Walt Disney Productions. Donald is an anthropomorphic white duck with a yellow-orange bill, legs, and feet. He typically wears a sailor shirt and cap with a bow tie.
5 Scooby Doo Scooby Doo Scooby Doo is a famous fictional dog character from the show Scooby-Doo Where Are You? He is the protagonist of his series .

Scooby was funny and still IS! - 0744rose

6 Goofy Goofy Goofy is a funny-animal cartoon character created in 1932 at Walt Disney Productions. Goofy is a tall, anthropomorphic black dog with a Southern drawl, and typically wears a turtle neck and vest, with pants, shoes, white gloves, and a tall hat originally designed as a rumpled fedora . Goofy is a close more.
7 Homer Simpson Homer Simpson Homer Jay Simpson is the protagonist of the American animated television series The Simpsons as the patriarch of the eponymous family.
8 Winnie the Pooh Winnie the Pooh Winnie the Pooh is a character based on A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh stories. The Disney media franchise commenced in 1966 with the theatrical release of the short Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree.

I remember watching the old Winnie the Pooh when I was little. Ahh, memories... - Lunala

9 Betty Boop Betty Boop Betty Boop is an animated cartoon character created by Max Fleischer, with help from animators including Grim Natwick.

I remember my grandma before she died had wore Betty Boop scrubs because she was a nurse at some center that I don't remember and my mom has a Betty Boop shirt - KianaLexi

You may not know her, but she was a cartoon character who appeared in cartoon shorts from 1930-about 1940. - GrapeJuiceK

Good job by you to recognize her and other older characters from history. - Billyv

A lot of people should know who Betty Boop is because there's a lot of merchandise of her. - Mcgillacuddy

10 Patrick Star Patrick Star Patrick Star is a fictional character in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is voiced by actor Bill Fagerbakke, who also voices numerous other characters on the show . Created and designed by marine biologist and cartoonist Stephen Hillenburg, the series creator, Patrick more.

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11 Woody Woodpecker Woody Woodpecker Woody Woodpecker is an anthropomorphic animated woodpecker, inspired by the acorn woodpecker and also resembling the pileated woodpecker, who appeared in theatrical short films produced by the Walter Lantz animation studio and distributed by Universal Pictures.

I recently saw the trailer for the movie and it looks terrible

12 Road Runner Road Runner
13 Tweety Tweety
14 Courage the Cowardly Dog Courage the Cowardly Dog Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network as part of the network's Cartoon Cartoons block.

Every time I used to watch this.I felt like I am going to that farm.I liked to watch it at midnight.I used it as a horror movie - zxm

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15 Minnie Mouse Minnie Mouse Minerva "Minnie" Mouse is a funny animal cartoon character created by Ub Iwerks and Walt Disney. She was first drawn by Iwerks in 1928, as was Mickey Mouse.
16 Jimmy Neutron Jimmy Neutron James "Jimmy" Isaac Neutron is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the Jimmy Neutron franchise . He is most notably the main protagonist of the 2001 American 3D computer-animated comic science fiction film Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius and the main protagonist of the American computer animated more.

Props to the person who actually put this character on the list. - Mcgillacuddy

17 Larry the Cucumber

Larry will always be my favorite cucumber! (That sounded weird) - Danguy10

18 Ash Ketchum Ash Ketchum Ash Ketchum, known as Satoshi in Japan, is a fictional character in the Pokémon franchise owned by Nintendo. Ash is training to be a Pokemon Master, with his buddy Pikachu. Ash tries to stop the evil Team Rocket from stealing his Pikachu.
19 Pikachu Pikachu Pikachu are a species of Pokémon, fictional creatures that appear in an assortment of video games, animated television shows and movies, trading card games, and comic books licensed by The Pokémon Company, a Japanese corporation.

Awh! It is my childhood mascot! - ArigatoKawaii

20 Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles Squidward Tentacles is a fictional character voiced by actor Rodger Bumpass in the American animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants.

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