As Nickelodeon’s longest running series, practically everyone in the world know about SpongeBob SquarePants. The show which follows a sponge who lives in a pineapple under the sea, is wildly popular all over the world by children ánd adults. Here are 8 amazing facts you didn’t know about SpongeBob SquarePants:
The Krusty Krab is modeled after a lobster trap.
The Krusty Krab may not be the real thing, but it is modeled after one. Like many of the objects in Bikini Bottom, the Krusty Krab is modeled after a real-world counterpart.
SpongeBob and Karen the computer are married.
Yet another reason for Plankton to hate SpongeBob— in real life, Tom Kenny, who voices the yellow sponge, is married to Jill Talley, who voices Plankton’s computer wife Karen.
SpongeBob is Barack Obama’s favorite tv character.
It’s true! Barack Obama is a huge SpongeBob fan. Barack Obama told TV Guide in 2008 that the optimistic yellow sponge is his favorite TV character who he loves to watch with his daughters Sasha and Malia.
Patrick has a sister named Sam.
Patrick’s sister Sam cam to visit him in the episode Big Sister Sam. Sam mostly makes grunting noises.
Mr. Krabs was born in 1942.
A lot of people don’t know this but Mr. Krabs is actually really old. A lot older than he looks. His birthdate can be seen in an episode where his drivers licence is shown.
A fungi was named after SpongeBob.
The fungi is called Spongiforma Squarepantsii and was discovered in 2011.
SpongeBob was originally called SpongeBoy.
The Name SpongeBoy was copyrighted by mop.
Patrick and Gary are actually cousins.
Throughout the episodes we can come to the conclusion that Patrick and Gary are cousins, look it up in this familytree.