Who doesnâ€™t recognize Ronald McDonald, the world famous clown character who is the mascot of the McDonaldâ€™s fast-food restaurant chain? His flamboyant red hair and brand specific yellow, white and red outfits have made Ronald McDonald as one of the most iconic and exemplary food mascots of the world today. His main hobbies have always been clowning with burgers, but since 1974, he has also been known for inspiring charitable giving for Ronald McDonald House Charities, that focuses on critically-ill children and their families. But did you know that globally famous and childrenâ€™s favorite Ronald McDonald was created by the media personality and weatherman William Scott. He was the first person to portray Ronald McDonald live on television from 1963 to 1966. In the very first commercial of McDonald, Scott wore a paper cup on his nose along with a hat of cardboard carry-out-tray, bearing fries, burger and milkshake.Â Here is a list of 7 more interesting facts about Ronald McDonald a kid should know.