Tweety Bird, often referred to as Tweety or Tweety Pie, is the fictional character of American animator Bob Clampett, who also designed Bugs Bunny. Tweety Bird appeared in 1942 for the first time in the cartoon A Tale of Two Kitties. After that, the character appeared in several children’s programs, including in the Looney Tunes by Warner Bros. and in the animated series Merrie Melodies. Tweety appeared in a total of forty-nine cartoons during the Golden Age of US animation.
The figure is actually a male bird, but is often confused with a female with its feminine name and appearance. He has contributed to a variety of children’s items, including school supplies, umbrellas, shoes, watches and coloring books.