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9 Things to Know About Simpsons Co-Developer Sam Simon

Sam Simon, whose collection will be sold at Sotheby’s this fall, is probably most widely remembered for his contributions to The Simpsons – the series he helped develop, write and shape into a cultural institution during its first four seasons. But Simon lived a life outside of Springfield as a celebrated illustrator, writer, producer, director, boxing manager and philanthropist. Here, nine things you may not know about the entertainment icon, along with some highlights that will be sold to benefit the Sam Simon Charitable Giving Foundation.

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