Does anybody know why?

June 3, 2015

Many French people on discovering the remarkable inventive nature of Gustave Trouvé, have made a connection with the Disney inventor Gyro Gearloose, known in French-speaking countries as “Géo Trouvetout”. It was in in 1953 that thanks to Hachette publishers, Disney’s character first made his appearance, but as “le Professeur S Priford” (Prix Ford), then three years later he became “Géo Trouvetout”. Had the man who changed that name known about Trouvé in his childhood?

 

Disney fans, over to you…!

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