top button
Flag Notify
    Connect to us
      Site Registration

Site Registration

Who was the first department store santa?

0 votes
posted Dec 16, 2016 by Atindra Kumar Nath

Share this question
Facebook Share Button Twitter Share Button LinkedIn Share Button

1 Answer

+1 vote
Best answer

James Edgar (1843 – 1909) was a businessman who has been credited with being the one who first came up with the idea of dressing up as Santa Claus for Christmas. He started the tradition in 1890 in his Brockton, Massachusetts, department store.

answer Jan 12, 2017 by Shivaranjini