Although the legend of Santa Claus is old and complex, and proceeds of San Nicolas, the familiar image of Santa Claus with sleigh, reindeer and gift bags it is an American invention. In 1823, the English writer Clement Moore wrote the poem “A Visit from St. Nicholas’, imagining heaven plowed Santa Claus in a sleigh led by at least nine reindeer – Rudolph, Donner, Blitcher, Comet, Cupid, Bright, dancing, Centella and Fox – and not handing out gifts on foot or riding a horse as had been agreed before.
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