First widely available in 1959, Barbie is set to celebrate her 55th birthday on March 9, Take a look back at some of the best classic toys of all time.
1. G.I. Joe
First widely available: 1964
First widely available: 1955
3. LEGO toys
First widely available: 1947
First widely available: Crayola in 1903, but earlier versions of crayons were available centuries ago
5. Etch A Sketch
First widely available: 1960
First widely available: 19th century
First widely available: 1984
8. Silly Putty
First widely available: 1949
9. Hot Wheels
First widely available: 1968
10. Raggedy Ann
First widely available: 1918
First widely available: 1966
12. Cabbage Patch Kids
First widely available: 1982
13. Lincoln Logs
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