The first Santa Claus was from Turkey. His name was St. Nicholas and he lived and performed miracles in the town of Demre in southwestern Turkey.
Santa turned 273 on his last birthday, of course that is not very old when you live at the North Pole. He can live for many more hundreds of years.
However the Dutch version of his life got slightly corrupted, and became the modern Santa Claus. (Pronouncing Saint Nicholas in Dutch comes out like: San Nicolaus, which morphed into "Santa Claus").
The original St Nicolas was around in about 346 ad
Saint Nicholas was originally Turkish.
However the Dutch version of his life got slightly corrupted, and turned into the modern Santa Claus. (Pronouncing Saint Nicholas in Dutch comes out like: San Nicolaus, which morphed into Santa Claus).
saint nick ,santa claus, jolly old fellow,
There are many children's books containing pictures of Santa Claus. The Book of Santa Claus by Vicky Howard is a collection of Santa Claus images from postcards. The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum is an illustrated story book from the author of Alice in Wonderland. Santa Claus by Rod Green is an illustrated children's book about the history and magic of Santa Claus.
they suspect that santa claus is over 1700 years old. but I'm not positive.
Santa Claus was thought to originate with a story involving Saint Nicholas, who has been proven to have lived, and his charity.
Santa, Santa Claus or Father Christmas would be the most common forms of address for the old gentleman. A peculiarly Australian title for him which I have not heard for many years and which may have originated from a funny story was, Whacker Chimber.
3. The Santa Claus, The Santa Claus 2, and The Santa Claus 3: The Escape Claus
Santa Claus is really Santa Claus.
The story of Santa Claus generally started in Germany. He was actually known as a saint, but the story expanded over time to say he gave gifts to all children.
Santa is not real
Santa Claus means Saint Nicholas, whose story was one of the inspirations for the Christmas figure we know today.
Karen was santa Claus wife in santa Claus
Mrs. Claus in hundreds of years old. As the wife of Santa, the magic of Christmas helps to keep her alive.
Maybe. You never know with Santa Claus. ;)
Yes, he is Christmas Father or just plain old Santa Claus, in Pakistan he is Christmas Baba.
Some songs about Santa Claus are: "Santa Claus is Coming to Town", "Here Comes Santa Claus", "Santa Baby", "I Believe in Father Christmas", Little Saint Nick", and "Jolly Old St. Nicholas".
For all those who practice such beliefs that celebrate Christmas, and the belief in a Santa Claus, then yes, Santa visits Mexico. According to the story though, Santa resides in the North Pole.
Mom and Santa ClausNo, your mom is not Santa Claus because Santa Claus is a she
Santa did exist in 1801. He is very old.
he has been around for ever
The original Saint Nicholas was born in the year 270 A.D. Using that date, Santa Claus would be 1744 years old in 2014.
The address of the Santa Claus Museum is: 41 N Kringle Pl, Santa Claus, IN 47579
it is believed that Koreans do not believe in ''santa Claus'' but they do believe in the Claus of santa
Clement Clarke Moore wrote the famous poem "Twas the night before Christmas". As for the story of Santa Claus, it comes directly from the life of the Christian Saint Nicholas.
Santa is immortal, just 1000 years old