The Barbie doll was invented in 1959 by Ruth Handler (co-founder of Mattel), whose own daughter was called Barbara. It was in March 1961 that the Ken doll was created by Mattel. He remained Barbie's boyfriend until the Mattel marketing department announced Feb. 12, 2004: "Like other celebrity couples, their Hollywood romance has come to an end."
Elliot Handler Remembered Ruth Mosko Handler and asocciated made the work. Nuevo hogar de la Mattel Toy Company. Un sueño de dos ahora con asociados, crecer y crecer, Barbie, otras muñecas (blancas, negras, parlantes), Hot Wheels, Fisher Price, etc.etc. etc.