|Date of first appearance||1979|
Tuxedosam (sometimes referred to by fans as Tuxedo Sam) is a Sanrio character introduced in 1979, who is based on a penguin.
He is a member of the Hapidanbui.
Tuxedosam was born on May 12th at the South Pole, where he learned to speak "Penguinese", although he also speaks fluent English. He likes to eat all the time. He is a little naïve and open to making careless mistakes, however, lots of people love him.
- A similar character known as Penkin-san (by Misako Ichikawa) appeared in The Strawberry News and Lyrica before him.
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