What little girl hasn't played with a Barbie?? Her iconic presence has wrapped children's imaginations in many wondrous and delightful tales. Her styles and character have changed over the years giving every type of child a doll in which to play with.
Originally created in March of 1959 by Ruth Handler after falling in love with Bild Lilli, a German doll which inspired her creation. Barbie has been promoted through Mattel's ingenious marketing campaigns ever since, creating a world of wonder for children to delve into.
Here is a little Barbie trivia for those who may not be aware that Barbie is much more than just a doll, she has history, a background story and many friends and loved ones in her life.
Barbie's full name is, Barbara Millicent Roberts from Willows, Wisconsin. Her parents are George and Margaret Roberts and she attends the Willows High School and Manhattan International High School in New York City.
Barbie's on~off romantic relationship with Ken Carson, who first appeared in her life in 1961 and briefly had a relationship with Blaine, an Australian surfer when her and Ken split in 2004. Since 2006, Barbie and Ken have been working on their issues and putting the love back in their lives.
Barbie has had over 40 pets, owned a wide range of vehicles, has her pilot's license and she has been an astronaut, a veterinarian, a doctor, a Nascar driver, an Olympic swimmer, a mom and so much more~!!
She loves all races and creeds of people and has many multi~cultural friends and her relatives include Skipper, Todd & Stacie, Kelly, Krissy and Francie.
Seriously, you couldn't ask for a more diverse toy in which to use your imaginations with.
Barbie is every girl and all girls...she's been through it all in order to bring imagination to every child's creative abilities. When I was a wee lassie, Barbie shared my dreams, my fears, my obsessions...she understood me and I understood her~!! My imaginations took her to far~off places battling good and evils along our ways. Together we have laughed and cried, shared secrets and made people smile...her gift is in her beauty to be whatever we need her to be~!!
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