Best Fictional Character: 30 Famous Characters Of All Time

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There have been numerous characters in movies, TV shows, cartoons, and series. Some of the characters are so appealing that they rule millions of hearts over the years. Do you agree? Here we are going to consider the most famous fictional characters.

These characters take place in our hearts no matter what. We always remember them. Let’s check out the list of these unforgettable fictional characters. From Sherlock Holmes to Mickey Mouse, have a look. Here’s the list.

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Best Fictional Character: 30 Famous Characters Of All Time

1- Sherlock Holmes:

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes is one of the most famous fictional characters. British author Sir Arthur Canon Doyle created the character. It appeared first in 1887. He is famous for his prowess in solving cases as a proficient detective. Sherlock Holmes is a praiseworthy character.

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2- Batman:


Batman is another fictional character who appeared first in Detective Comics in 1939. It has ruled millions of hearts till now. In fact, Bob Kane and Bill Finger created this amazing character. Batman is an iconic superhero who wants to diminish criminals and serve justice to all.

3- James Bond:

famous fictional characters: james bond

Ian Fleming created the fictional character James Bond in 1953. The famous character is also known as 007 (double-O-seven). He is a quick-witted agent in the Secret Intelligence Service. The recent movie of James Bond is No Time To Die 2021.

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4- Jay Gatsby:

Jay Gatsby

F. Scott Fitzgerald created the character in 1925. Jay Gatsby is a fictional character in the novel “The Great Gatsby”. He is the protagonist in the novel. Jay has money, wealth, and everything. But he is unhappy because he doesn’t have the love of his life.

5- Superman:

famous fictional characters: Superman

Superman is one of the most famous fictional characters. He is a superhero who first appeared in DC comics in 1938. The fascinating character was created by Jerry Siegal and Joe Shuster. From novels to movies to tv shows, it has been adapted for other media.

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6- Bugs Bunny:

Bugs bunny

Bugs Bunny is an animated character. The character starred in Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies. Mel Blanc has given the voice to Bugs Bunny’s character. The grey-white rabbit is adorable and possesses a debonair personality.

7- Hermione Granger:

famous fictional characters: Hermione granger

Hermione Granger is a fictional character. At first, she appeared in the Harry Potter film. Hermione is a popular character in the film series. She along with Ron and Harry makes a perfect trio. Her charming eyes and brown hair make her more beautiful.

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8- Mickey Mouse:

Mickey mouse

Do you remember the cute little mouse? Obviously, who can forget the fantastic cartoon character? Mickey Mouse is a world-famous Disney character. It first appeared in a short Plane Crazy. Afterward, it was featured in various films, TV series, and comics.

9- Peter Pan:

famous fictional characters: Peter pan

Peter Pan is a cute fictional character appearing in the play by J.M. Barrie. The character first appeared in the novel “The Little White Bird”. Peter is a little innocent and naughty boy. In fact, Peter can fly and never grows up.

10- Captain America:

Captain America

Captain America is one of the most famous fictional characters. He appeared in American comic books by Marvel Comics. He first appeared in Captain America Comics 1. Joe Simon and Jack Kirby are the creators of the character.

11- Winnie the Pooh:

famous fictional characters: Winnie the pooh

Winnie the Pooh or simply Pooh is a renowned fictional character. Pooh is a cute, lovable teddy bear. He loves his friends and more than them he loves honey which sometimes causes trouble. Pooh appeared first in Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree in 1966.

12- Darth Vader:

Darth vader

Darth Vader is a popular character in the Star Wars series. Actually, he is the main protagonist of the prequel trilogy. In contrast, he is the antagonist of the original Star Wars trilogy. Darth is the one who would balance the Force. Force is the fictional universe in the series.

13- Iron Man:

famous fictional characters: Iron man

Iron Man or Tony Stark is a fictional character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He is one of the most popular characters in Avengers movies. Iron Man has a massive fanbase. The audience admires the superhero who is always ready to save the world.

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14- Mr Darcy:

Mr Darcy

Fitzwilliam Darcy Esquire aka Mr Darcy is one of the main characters in the novel Pride and Prejudice. Mr. Darcy is actually a wealthy, arrogant, and handsome man. Any girl can fall for him easily. But when he falls for Elizabeth, she refuses the proposal because of his rudeness and pride.

15- Harry Potter:

famous fictional characters: Harry potter

Harry Potter is one of the most famous fictional characters. He is the protagonist in J.K. Rowling’s novels. The boy has a charming personality with brown messy hair and glasses. The character first appeared in the fantasy novel Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.

16- King Kong:

King kong

King Kong is a giant fictional character that looks like a gorilla. The character appeared in 1933. Be it comics, movies, theme parks cartoons, etc. Edgar Wallace and Merian C. Cooper created Kong and various artists have given their voices to him in different media.

17- Thor:

famous fictional characters: Thor

Thor Odinson is a superhero portrayed by Chris Hemsworth. He is also known as the God of Thunder. He made his debut with the comic book “Journey into Mystery”. Thor is the main protagonist in Thor’s film series. He is one of the most powerful superheroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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18- Spiderman:


Spiderman is one of the favorite superheroes of millions of people. Spiderman appeared in various films, comics, cartoons, etc. He has got the capabilities of a Spider. The character was created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko.

19- Popeye:

famous fictional characters: Popeye

Popeye The Sailor Man is a fictional character. It first appeared in the comic strip Thimble Theatre in 1929. Elsie Crisler is the creator of this lovely character. Popeye has appeared in cartoons, advertisements, and comic books. He gets power after eating spinach.

20- Bilbo Baggins:

Bilbo baggins

Bilbo Baggins is the main character in the 1937 novel “The Hobbit”. He is also the supporting character in the novel “The Lord of the Rings”. He is half the height of humans and has hairy feet. The character has appeared in various radio and film adaptations of the novels.

21- Pikachu:

famous fictional characters: Pikachu

Do you remember the cute little creature Pikachu of Pokemon? Pikachu is one of the most famous fictional characters. Atsuko Nishida and Ken Sugimori created the character in 1996. It first appeared in the Japanese video game Pokemon Red and Green.

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22- Dorothy Gale:

Dorothy Gale

Dorothy Gale is a fictional character. L. Frank Baum created this beautiful character as the protagonist in his Oz novels. She first appeared in the classic novel “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” in 1900. Not only this, Dorothy has appeared in almost all the sequels of the novel.

23- Mary Poppins:

famous fictional characters: Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins is the main character in the movie of the same name. She is a nanny who looks after the Banks family. Mary also possesses magical powers. She often uses them to protect people. Mary Poppins became a popular Disney character.

24- Scooby-Doo:

Scooby Doo

Scooby-Doo is the protagonist of the TV series of the same name. He is a Great Dane who is the partner of Detective Shaggy Rogers. He is a talking animal. Scooby-Doo appeared first in the TV series Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! He possesses canine and human behavior.

25- Joker:

famous fictional characters: Joker

Joker is one of the most famous fictional characters. He is a supervillain in the American comics by DC Comics. Bob Kane, Bill Finger, and Jerry Robinson are the creators of the character. He first appeared as a villain in Batman’s novel in 1940.

26- Hello Kitty:

Hello kitty

Hello Kitty aka Kitty White is a fictional character. Yuko Shimizu created this cute character. She is a bobtail cat with a red bow. Hello Kitty is one of the most popular Sanrio characters. She is a kind-hearted cute cat who loves her sister the most.

27- Achilles:

famous fictional characters: Achilles

Achilles was the hero of the Trojan War. He is the main character of Homer’s Iliad. He was the greatest warrior of the Achaean army. Actually, he is the king of Phthia. Achilles was a loyal, courageous person. He was the son of Thetis and Peleus.

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28- Elsa:


Elsa is a fictional character who appeared in the Disney movie Frozen in 2013. She also appeared in the sequels of the film. Elsa has the magical powers to create and convert ice and snow. Her blue eyes and long blonde hair make her appealing.

29- Hulk:

famous fictional characters: Hulk

Stan Lee and Jack Kirkby created the marvelous character Hulk. He is one of the most powerful Marvel superheroes. In fact, Hulk possesses a Dissociative Identity Disorder. The character first appeared in the comic series The Incredible Hulk. Green muscular Hulk has amazing strength.

30- Tarzan:


Tarzan is one of the most famous fictional characters. He is a human but lives in a jungle. He is raised by the apes. Tarzan first appeared in the novel “Tarzan of the Apes”. Afterward, he appeared in various media like comics, books, and movies.

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