5 Facts About The Simpsons

1. The first comic strips based on The Simpsons appeared in 1991 in the magazine Simpsons Illustrated, which was a companion magazine to the show.

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2. In May 2007, The Simpsons reached their 400th episode at the end of the eighteenth season.

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3. In 2009, The Simpsons surpassed The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriets record of 435 episodes and is recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's longest running sitcom.

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4. In 2004, The Simpsons replaced The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet as the longest-running sitcom (animated or live action) in the United States.

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5. At the end of 2007, the writers of The Simpsons went on strike together with the other members of the Writers Guild of America, East.

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