Peyo

  Peyo

PIERRE CULLIFORD, better known as Peyo, was a Belgian cartoonist who was born in 1928. Peyo began his career working with some of Belgium's most creative cartoonists, including Yvan Delporte, with whom he has shared a lifelong literary partnership. The Smurfs initially appeared in 1958 and have since grown into the world-famous characters we know and adore.