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On George Jetson’s Birth —7/31/22 — Here’s What Show Got Right

At a glance

  • Today is the day George Jetson, the button-pushing, flying-car-riding, iconic future man, was born.
  • He entered the galaxy on July 31, 2022, according to “The Jetsons” canon.
  • The show itself is about to celebrate its 60th: it debuted on Sept. 23, 1962, a century before it’s set.
  • Here’s what the show got right and wrong in all of its predictions.



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