How a manufacturer changed Santa Claus

Santa Claus used to be green and a grumpy fellow till the 1920s before a certain Coca-Cola ad campaign.

This is how people perceived Santa before the 1920s:

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How Santa looked in the ad campaign:

 

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So now we know this cheerful guy is always in the red suit.

It was just one little known story about how manufacturers change the world.

Merry Christmas and a successful 2016 year!

 

Information from Quora and Coca-Cola company