Barbie doll was introduced in March 1959, and as we all know today represent the doll a young woman.Â Today, this young woman the world’s best-selling doll and the world’s second most powerful brand among the toys.Â Many people often compare the Barbie doll with a three-dimensional paper doll, thanks to the wide range of clothes and accessories.Â Enough of this, here are ten facts you should know about the doll that you certainly have ever played with – if secretly!
10 Facts about Barbie Doll you probably did not Know
01)Â Â Barbie is really just aÂ nicknameÂ , the doll’s full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.Â She was named after Mattel medgrundares daughter.Â Their son’s name is additionally Kenneth (Ken).
02)Â Â guess is not Barbie’s biggest supporters, for it is the German woman Bettina Dorfmann.Â Bett Inna stands by the Guinness Book of Records as the owner of the largest Barbie collection of all, with the entireÂ 15,000Â different Barbie dolls.Â These, she has managed to accumulate since 1993, when interest arose.
03)Â Â Ruth Handler was inspired to Barbie doll after theÂ Swiss dollsÂ “Bild Lilli” and quickly noticed that her daughter enjoyed playing with the “older women” dolls rather than baby dolls.
04)Â Â It may seem to believe that Barbie’s first dress would be any cuts or pink, but no!Â The first Barbie doll had a black and white striped swimsuit wearing.Â The doll was then sold forÂ $ 3Â .
05)Â Â Barbies and Kens longstanding relationship got aÂ sudden endÂ in 2004. This follows a 43-year long relationship and the headlines were more in the newspapers than when our Swedish crown princess married – more or less.Â But since Barbie and Ken were not married were property division hopefully not too extensive.Â And yes, of course it was Barbie who lived in Malibu Mansion.
06)Â Â After the relationship ended with Ken Barbie met anÂ Australian surferÂ named Blaine for two years.Â Yes, hold your hat, this happens a lot!
07)Â Everything had to be a happy ending.Â Barbie and KenÂ were reunitedÂ on Valentine’s Day 2011. This was announced on Barbie’s official Facebook page.
08)Â Â A woman named Blondie Bennett spent overÂ 40,000 dollarsÂ on cosmetic surgery to mimic the famous Barbie doll to the max!Â After all operations moonlighting she additionally as a living Barbie mannequin in toy stores.Â There, it is believed that it will run out – but no!Â She also takes hypnoterapisessioner to beÂ stupidÂ .Â In an interview, she said she wants to emulate plastic doll as much as possible, and obviously this should be included as well, to be stupid.
09)Â Â Barbie’s rÃ©sumÃ© is more glamorous than you and me – believe me!Â She has had overÂ 150 careersÂ and has been in space for the entireÂ threeÂ occasions (1965, 1986 and 1994).
10)Â Â Every secondÂ sold the average three Barbie dolls worldwide.Â That is to buy more Barbie dolls than babies are born in the United States.Â Had Barbie thus consisted of a country she had beenÂ greaterÂ than the entire US in terms of population.
BONUS)Â Â Barbie Dolls are banned in Saudi Arabia and became so by their religious police force.Â In an official statement, they have said that they banish the dolls from the country because of the challenging clothes and sexist the poses, and that only theÂ Western perverted peopleÂ who buy these dolls.