Heidi, Girl of the Alps Theme of New Stamps
First Day of Issue: January 23, 2013 - Japan
Japan has issued a set of ten postage stamps in their Anime Heroes series honoring Heidi, Girl of the Alps.
Heidi was first animated in Japan in 1974 by Zuriyo Enterprises and is based on the Swiss novel Heidi's Years of Wandering and Learning by Johanna Spyri.
Learn more at: Japan Post