This article is about the fashion doll. For other uses, see. Barbie First appearance March 9, 1959; 58 years ago ( 1959-03-09) Created by Information Nickname(s) Barbie Occupation See: Family See: Barbie is a manufactured by the American toy company and launched in March 1959. American businesswoman is credited with the creation of the doll using a German doll called as her inspiration. Barbie is the figurehead of a brand of Mattel dolls and accessories, including other family members and collectible dolls.
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Barbie has been an important part of the toy doll market for over fifty years, and has been the subject of numerous controversies and lawsuits, often involving parodies of the doll and her lifestyle. Mattel has sold over a billion Barbie dolls, making it the company’s largest and most profitable line. However, sales have declined sharply since 2014. The doll transformed the toy business in affluent communities worldwide by becoming a vehicle for the sale of related merchandise (accessories, clothes, friends of Barbie, etc.). She had a significant impact on social values by conveying characteristics of female independence, and with her multitude of accessories, an idealized upscale life-style that can be shared with affluent friends. See also: Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts. In a series of novels published by in the 1960s, her parents' names are given as George and Margaret Roberts from the fictional town of,.
In the Random House novels, Barbie attended Willows High School; while in the Generation Girl books, published by in 1999, she attended the fictional Manhattan International High School in New York City (based on the real-life ). She has an on-off romantic relationship with her boyfriend ('Ken Carson'), who first appeared in 1961. A from Mattel in February 2004 announced that Barbie and Ken had decided to split up, but in February 2006, they were hoping to rekindle their relationship after Ken had a makeover. Barbie has had over 40 pets including cats and dogs, horses, a, a lion cub, and a. She has owned a wide range of vehicles, including pink, trailers, and. She also holds a 's license, and operates commercial airliners in addition to serving as a. Are designed to show that women can take on a variety of roles in life, and the doll has been sold with a wide range of titles including Miss Astronaut Barbie (1965), Doctor Barbie (1988), and Nascar Barbie (1998).
Mattel has created a range of companions for Barbie, including,, African American Christie, and Steven (Christie's boyfriend). Barbie's siblings and cousins were also created including, and (twin brother and sister),,, and. Barbie was friendly with, an Australian surfer, during her split with Ken in 2004. Controversy and evaluation. 'Black Barbies' redirects here.
For the Nicki Minaj song, see. Indian girl playing with Barbie dolls in Bangalore 'Colored ' made her debut in 1967, and she is sometimes described as the first African American Barbie doll.
Super Ringtones Mp3 Free Download. However, she was produced using the existing head molds for the white Francie doll and lacked African characteristics other than a dark skin. The first African American doll in the Barbie range is usually regarded as Christie, who made her debut in 1968.
Black Barbie was launched in 1980 but still had Caucasian features. In September 2009, Mattel introduced the range, which was intended to create a more realistic depiction of black people than previous dolls.
In July 1992, Mattel released, which spoke a number of phrases including 'Will we ever have enough clothes?' , 'I love shopping!' , and 'Wanna have a pizza party?'
Each doll was programmed to say four out of 270 possible phrases, so that no two given dolls were likely to be the same. One of these 270 phrases was 'Math class is tough!' (often misquoted as 'Math is hard'). Although only about 1.5% of all the dolls sold said the phrase, it led to criticism from the. In October 1992, Mattel announced that Teen Talk Barbie would no longer say the phrase, and offered a swap to anyone who owned a doll that did. In 1997, Mattel teamed up with to launch a cross-promotion of Barbie with. Oreo Fun Barbie was marketed as someone with whom young girls could play after class and share 'America's favorite cookie.'
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