Calvin and Hobbes Official Site Welcome to GoComics, the world s largest comic strip site for online classic strips like Calvin and Hobbes, Dilbert, Non Sequitur, Get Fuzzy, Luann, Pearl Before Swine, Chickweed Lane and GoComics Search Form Search Find Comics. Calvin and Hobbes Calvin and Hobbes is a daily comic strip by American cartoonist Bill Watterson that was syndicated from November , to December , Commonly cited as the last great newspaper comic, Calvin and Hobbes has enjoyed broad and enduring popularity, influence, and academic interest. The Complete Calvin and Hobbes Bill Watterson Join Calvin and Hobbes on all their adventures in this four volume collection of every comic strip from the comic strip s eleven year history to Calvin and Hobbes is unquestionably one of the most popular comic strips of all time The imaginative world of a boy and his real only to him tiger was first syndicated in and appeared in than , newspapers when Bill Watterson retired on John Calvin The Cambridge Companion to John Calvin, Cambridge Cambridge University Press, ISBN Graham, W Fred , The Constructive Revolutionary John Calvin and His Socio Economic Impact, Richmond, Virginia John Knox Press, ISBN . About Calvin and Hobbes Calvin is named for a sixteenth century theologian who believed in predestination Most people assume that Calvin is based on a son of mine, or based on detailed memories of my own childhood In fact, I don t have children, and I was a fairly quiet, obedient kid almost Calvin s opposite. John Calvin Christian History To this day, Calvin s name is associated, for good and for ill, with the city of Geneva And Calvin s belief in God s election is his theological legacy to the church The whole sum of godliness Calvin was born in in Noyon, France.