1928 file photo of Danish film actor Palle Huld who died Nov. 26, 2010. In 1928 he won a competition in Danish newspaper Politiken, and traveled around the world in 44 days by ship, railway and car. ... more 
1928 file photo of Danish film actor Palle Huld who died Nov. 26, 2010. In 1928 he won a competition in Danish newspaper Politiken, and traveled around the world in 44 days by ship, railway and car. He wrote the book: Around the world in 44 Days by Palle , a trip which reportedly inspired Belgian author Hergé to create the cartoon character Tintin. Huld is seen here leaving the newspaper offices to start his journey. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By POLFOTO, Holger Damgaard
Sun, Dec 5, 2010 5:30 PM EST