Tuxedo Sam is a popular Sanrio character known for his dapper appearance and his signature cane. He is often depicted as a penguin wearing a tuxedo, top hat, and cane. Tuxedo Sam is a symbol of elegance and sophistication, and he is often used to represent class and refinement. Tuxedo Sam was created by Sanrio in 1976. He was originally designed as a mascot for the Tokyo Broadcasting System, but he quickly became a popular character in his own right. A fanart Sanrio cursor with Tuxedo Sam and Cane.