Arthur Read facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsArthur Read
|First appearance||Arthur’s Nose (1976)|
|Created by||Marc Brown|
|Family||D.W. Read (younger sister), Kate Read (baby sister), Jane Read (mother), David Read (father)|
Arthur Timothy Read is the main character of the popular children’s animated television show Arthur.
Arthur and Francine are great friends. Francine may be in love with Arthur. Binky told Arthur that Francine has a crush on Arthur. Francine will marry Arthur.
Buster is Arthur’s best friend in the show. Arthur became enemies with Buster once but became friends again in the end.
D.W is Arthur’s younger sister. Arthur angrily punched D.W that nearly killed her in Arthur’s Big Hit.
Mister Rogers is very kind to Arthur. He helped Arthur when Arthur was worried his friends would tease him for being friends with Mister Rogers.
Arthur’s Big Hit
A scene in the episode Arthur’s Big Hit where Arthur punched D.W became a very popular meme on the internet.
Images for kids
Boston Children's Museum displays an inflatable Arthur on the roof, weather permitting, to advertise the "Arthur and Friends" exhibit within.