90s kids and those born in the early 2000s can remember growing up with Kenan & Kel, Drake & Josh, Rugrats, and of course, SpongeBob SquarePants. These shows were produced and aired on the American pay television channel, Nickelodeon.
Nick Is Kids
Launched on April, 1979 as the first cable channel for children, Nickelodeon – commonly shortened to just Nick – is owned by ViacomCBS and has a headquarters in New York City.
In January, 1988, Nickelodeon launched Nick Jr., a programming block for preschool kids. It aired shows like Blue’s Clues, Wonder Pets!, The Backyardigans, Max & Ruby, Dora the Explorer, Peppa Pig, and Paw Patrol.
On August, 1991, the network introduced Nicktoons, which featured original animated productions such as: Rugrats, Hey Arnold!, The Ren & Stimpy Show, Rocko’s Modern Life, and The Fairly OddParents.
TeenNick on the other hand, was launched in 2009, and featured shows like: All That, Drake & Josh, Degrassi The Next Generation, Zoey 101, Martin Mystery, and The House of Anubis.
For Nicks fans out there, you can re-live the heydays using this free Nickelodeon TV font created by Juan-e-b.