Pooh or Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh) is a bear character created by A. A. Milne and first published on October 14, 1926 in the book "Winnie-the-Pooh". Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner (1928) The plot of the book is similar to the Ashdown Forest in East Sussex. In England, the name Winnie comes from the name of a teddy bear of a Canadian soldier. which is named after the city of Winnipeg in Canada
In addition to Pooh, popular forest friends include Picklet, Tigger, Rabbit and Eeyore. Walt Disney later brought Winnie-the-Pooh. It was created and the title was changed to Winnie the Pooh (without the ticks) and Pooh became a Disney icon.
Milne named the Winnie-the-Pooh character after the teddy bear owned by his son Christopher Robin Milne, who modeled the toy character Christopher Robin. Christopher's character is also used as the name of most other characters. except the owl character rabbit and gopher which was added to the Disney version Christopher Robin's toy bear is currently on display at the Main Branch of the New York Public Library in New York City.
Christopher Milne named his toy bear Winnie, the Canadian black bear he often sees at the London Zoo, and the swan "Pooh" they encountered while on vacation. The bear cub was purchased from Huntsman for $20 by Canadian Lieutenant Harry Colebourn in White River, Ontario, Canada, while traveling to England during World War I. He named the bear "Winnie" after his birth city in Winnipeg, Manitoba.