Scrooge McDuck was originally supposed to only appear in one Donald Duck comic in 1947; but he ended up starring in the popular cartoon Duck Tales.
Scrooge is Donald Duck’s uncle on his mother’s side.
Scrooge earned his first piece of gold, while he was prospecting Klondike.
Scrooge McDuck’s first job was shoe shining, when he was 10 years old. He earned a dime while doing so and it became his lucky number one dime.
Scrooge was voiced by Alan Young, who is also the actor who played Wilbur Post, the owner of the famous talking horse, Mr. Ed.
Scrooge McDuck is so rich that he has a money pit that reaches three cubic acres.
Scrooge’s show Duck Tales, inspired the creation of Indiana Jones; and without it, the show may have not come about.
According to the comics, Scrooge McDuck was friends with Theodore Roosevelt.
In the comics, Scrooge was a passenger on the Titanic.
Scrooge McDuck’s favoirite ice cream flavor is sea salt.
Before being featured in Duck tales, Scrooge McDuck starred in Mickey’s Christmas Carol, as Ebeneezer Scrooge