Barbie

About Barbie

Barbie, a fashion doll, is the figurehead of a brand of Mattel dolls and accessories, including other family members and collectible dolls. Barbie has been an important part of the toy fashion doll market for over fifty years, and has been the subject of numerous films and series, in which she always plays another part.

  • The beginning

    The beginning

    Manufactured by the American toy company Mattel and launched in March 1959

  • Sales

    Sales

    Mattel has sold over a billion Barbie dolls worldwide.

  • Full Name

    Full Name

    Barbara Millicent Roberts

  • Ken

    Ken

    The male counterpart of Barbie. Ken and Barbie met on the set of a TV commercial. Barbie has an on-off romantic relationship with her boyfriend Ken who first appeared in 1961.

  • Barbie’s careers

    Barbie’s careers

    Barbie has had a lot of different occupations. She worked in education, medicine, military, politics, public services and transportation, science and engineering, arts, business and many more.

  • Barbie

    Barbie 'Dolphin Magic' Trailer

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