Santa Claus. Kris Kringle. Jolly Old St. Nick.

What do you call that man in red who dashes around the world bringing presents to good little girls and boys?

As this infographic shows, everyone's favorite delivery man has undergone a number of name changes over the years, as have the stories and traditions that tell his tale. From his red coat, to the real story of his little helpers, the origin and evolution of Santa Claus is an interesting tale.  

So pour a glass of nog and slice a piece of Christmas cake and have yourself a look:

The Origin of Santa Claus [Infographic]


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