Franklin: first appearance July 31, 1968 Charlie Brown's quiet friend and confidant, Franklin might be the only one who never has an unkind word about our hapless hero. At school, Franklin sits one seat ahead of Peppermint Patty, which makes his school days that much more unbearable.
Franklin is introduced on July 31, 1968, In his first story arc, he met Charlie Brown when they were both at the beach. Franklin found some of Charlie Brown's other friends to be quite odd. His last appearance was in 1999.