We're glad you're still WONDERing! I love this website! :). Source(s): Prior knowledge. We're sorry you're not having fun WONDERing. We chose Barbie since that doll line has been around for such a long time. Many kids still love to unplug and play with these hands-on toys. The part I found the most interesting was that barbie was old. can you plz do why do American girl dolls cost so much. She is said to have used a German doll called Bild Lillias her inspiration. :), I'm sorry you feel like that i still like barbies, Thanks for being a supportive Wonder Friend, cheyenne! Her 50th anniversary was also in 2009. :), Hello, Yashal and Mahum! Have you ever played with a doll? Modern Circle Barbie is from a short-lived but innovative series of Barbie dolls in which the characters were all involved in producing a movie called "Love in the City of Angels". While Barbies are most popular among children, she is also collected by some adults! She looks like a 16 yr old! Barbie is actually 57 years old because she made her debut on March 9, 1959. 8 years ago. :), Hi, marjorie! Though we don't (yet) have a wonder about princesses (you could add one to our Wonder Bank! She is multi-jointed for easy posing. We hope this Wonder was helpful and informational! :), We love your enthusiasm about WONDERing and learning, Jocelyn! That makes me think about how old are American girl dolls? We're glad you had fun WONDERing! That's the day Barbie made her debut at the American Toy Fair in New York City. For Raquelle, excess defines her posh lifestyle. Barbie was very popular when she was first created in 1959, and she still is! Barbie never won the approval of authorities in the Victoria from IN, Amara from OR, Rose from IN, Janae from MI, and TALON for contributing questions about today’s Wonder topic! We hope you'll check out some of our Wonders about trains! Your Story was really exiting. :), Thanks for sharing your questions, Esperanza! Good to know! :), Hi, jimmy! Barbie would be about 58 :). A good reminder about guidelines for commenting can be found in Wonder #670: Do You Have Good Netiquette? ), we think you will like Wonder 21: How Old Are Fairy Tales? We're sorry you didn't care for this Wonder. What was the inspiration for the first Barbie doll? I just wish there was a wonder about Bratz dolls on here. You can also keep researching about Barbie at the library and online! I didn't know that dolls use to be home made with stuff found at a house. Nicole Wonders, “How old is barbie” Thanks for WONDERing with us, Nicole! Wonders about volcanoes! !When I was little I had a whole box of them and let them sit under my bed. Many critics say Barbie promotes gender stereotypes and unrealistic expectations about body image. He was created by Ruth Handler, and she named Ken after her son Kenneth Handler.1 1 Biography 2 History 2.1 Personality 3 Relationships 4 Products 5 Gallery 6 References Ken Carson is from Willows, Wisconsin.2 He was born on March 11, 1961. Barbie dolls have been an idol for girls for a quite a long time. Undoubtedly, many girls in the world, somewhere in life tried to look like them, most failed only few succeeded. We're glad you liked this Wonder, too! Do you have one or are you looking to get one? show Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse does seem to be popular right now. It’s been 58 years since Barbie first hit the shelves, and hasn't she aged well? Barbie’s appearance was modeled on a doll named Lilli, based on a German comic strip character. Its original design was based upon Lilli, a German doll that was based upon a cartoon character. :). :), We're glad you liked this Wonder, tristyn! Have fun dreaming about your future. Hi Barbie sorry your not 58 years old you are 57 year old :), Hi, Andrew! Moreover, many of them own small houses with furniture, plenty of clothes, cars, and even pets. Tomorrow in Wonderopolis we’ll explore the rhythm of life! why i s barbie so popular?like really i am only 10 but i have 50 barbie dolls and i love them.though i'm a 4th grader i still play with them they are old and weird but i love them. We're glad you had fun exploring this Wonder! It seems like many of today's forms of entertainment have to be plugged in. eBay. What job do you think you'll have one day? We hope you check out the many other Wonders to explore here at Wonderopolis! Hi, sophia! Hey there, ttb and mmr3! The answer can be found by doing some subtraction. , Hey there, Cheyenne! If she turned 50 in 2009, how old would she be in 2017? Have fun WONDERing! We encourage you to embark on your own Wonder Journey to learn more about Barbie. Be the first to know! To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. We're glad you're WONDERing with us, Pony Boy! Thanks for asking, Zoey! In addition to supplemental toys, such as cars, houses, and fashion outfits, various versions of Barbie herself have been produced, reflecting a wide variety of careers, including airline hostess, pilot, doctor, astronaut, Olympic athlete, and even U.S. presidential candidate. She's got a little "sister," but we all know she's meant to act as a mom when she's got the baby. :), Thanks for sharing your thoughts about this Wonder, Mack! Birthday Barbie is very popular! We understand not everyone likes Barbie and that's okay. We encourage you to submit them to the Wonder Bank! It’s been 58 years since Barbie first hit the shelves, and hasn't she aged well? Makes me wonder how many people checked this out cause of Barbie life in the Dream house. Help spread the wonder of families learning together. Barbie isn't quite 100... try reading through this Wonder one more time to find out how old she is!! Wonder #670: Do You Have Good Netiquette? Grab some of your favorite toys, find a few friends or family members, and check out the following fun activities: Victoria from IN, Amara from OR, Rose from IN, Janae from MI and TALON for contributing questions about today’s Wonder topic! The Wonder tells us Barbie made her debut on March 9, 1959 at the American Toy Fair in New York City. :), Great to hear, Sabaa! I know I used to have like, 20 barbies when I was younger. Today, the price of a mint condition Barbie from this era can run close to $25,000. We're glad you learned something from this Wonder, Amelie! Since her debut, well over 800 million Barbie dolls have been sold around the world. In youtube some says in the comments Barbie is 57 years old. WOW!!! She doesn't have any parents. For other inquiries, Contact Us. My sister has 10 barbies and thinks she needs more ( she also wants a voice actavated dreamhouse ). The reason your other comments did not get posted is because we found some of the content to be inappropriate. Check out Wonder #582: Who Invented Play Dough? We encourage you to add it to the Wonder Bank and keep researching at the library and online! You can find many more Wonders by clicking Explore Wonders at the top of the page! Dont get barbie . Are you surprised by how many types of Barbie products there are? To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. I love barbies I have a big doll house I am so happy you guys have REAL facts about barbies. :). History. Maybe. Thanks for your patience. We’re presenting a list of 10 girls that have made themselves look exactly like dolls. Barbie sure is popular, and it has been for a long time! "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. some of them broke. i like barbie but i don't tell people that cause tell laugh at me and I'm in 5th grade, so please help me thank you. Barbie was introduced in 1959 and our current year is 2016. Image: facebook.com, @valeriyalukyanova Source: Facebook. How old is Barbie today? Barbie Woods, Actress: T-Girl Fantasies. I used too have a lot of barbies and i mean i had a TON of barbies and never really knew where they came from i really liked WONDERing with you, how was barbie created........... do a video for it ....... or answer it now. We're glad you're WONDERing! Ask question + 100. That's right, Reese! We also encourage you to embark on your own Wonder Journey to learn more about Barbie. We encourage you to explore the other Wonders here, too! VIEW . Barbie Shu: Genres: Mandopop: Associated acts: ASOS: Barbie Hsu (Chinese: 徐熙媛; pinyin: Xú Xīyuán; born 6 October 1976) is a Taiwanese actress, singer, and television host. When did Barbie make her first appearance? She came from a seemingly normal background that included pool parties, dances, and other typical suburban activities. Why or why not? You can find out how old she is by subtracting 1959 from the current year -- in this case, 2016. We LOVE that you took a Wonder Journey to find out Barbie's age, Cailey! “Lumen’s mission is very much pro-age and anti-ageism and we are repeatedly challenging the way over 50s are shown in the media,” she said. 2019 Barbie Role Model Tetsuko Kuroyanagi SELECT. i think barbie is 100 years old and i hate barbies. Thanks for sharing your opinion. This was a really wonderful! We're glad you learned a new and interesting fact today! We're really glad to be WONDERing with you! We're all different! :), Great question, Emani! Can you believe that? :), Barbie has been around awhile, Alainna! Visit again soon! We just WONDERed about how video games are made! We understand not everyone likes Barbies and that's okay. :), who created barbie and why is she so popular now, We're glad you're WONDERing, maddie! We hope this Wonder was helpful! What about Barbie's jobs do you think is bizarre? Some even need to be connected to the Internet. We're glad you're having fun exploring Wonderopolis! We're sorry that you don't have family anymore. After founding Mattel Creations with her husband Elliot, Handler made the Barbie doll the first mass-produced doll in the United States with adult features. How old would she be today? She popularly goes by the name Human Barbie due to her resemblance with the doll. Luckily, there is so much information in the text, too! It's not just Barbie who was given a proper title and a family history - her boyfriend got in on the action too. :), Hi, Bill! We understand that not everyone is a Barbie fan. Is she older? If so, you'll want to visit the. Many little girls all over the world adore playing dolls and wish to look like their Barbies. That's neat, ttb! Will you raise kids of your own someday? Thanks for WONDERing with us! She looks like !6 or 20!!! It's always fun learning something new! We hope you'll do some subtraction with us to find the answer! The Barbie doll, of course! Hi there, Natalie! the Wonder of the Day® via email or SMS. he has spent over £373,000 on various procedures. :), That's WONDERful, Jackie! It's so WONDERful that you two are here at Wonderopolis! That's right, Barbie's full title is actually Barbara Millicent 'Barbie' Roberts. Tell everybody about Wonderopolis and its wonders. I love dolls. So about 59 yrs old!!! Life and career. While Barbie's popularity over the years is undeniable, not everyone is a fan. We sent you SMS, for complete subscription please reply. Breast implants and over-the-top make-up helped, and she made sure her legs stayed slim thanks to her regular workouts. :), Mine is Teresa, thats my name except its Tereza. SELECT. Thank you for commenting! I never knew how old barbies were it's really interesting! From her 180 careers, to her fantasy roles and her countless fashions and accessories - Barbie has always offered girls choices and endless storytelling possibilities. We actually have several you can explore! She also wouldn’t mind stealing her boyfriend, which seems to be her biggest motive. What is your favorite toy? We're sure you can find one you like better! Interested in sharing Wonderopolis® every day? 2019 Barbie Role Model Tessa Virtue SELECT. :), Thanks for stopping back by, Ayrya! 0 0 ☆Serena☆ Lv 5. Also, I think it is over maybe 60 years old. Do you have a Barbie doll? Barbie is fun to play with isn't she,but I have a question how old is Barbie? She is definitely popular! Due to her early popularity, Mattel created other dolls to join her, including her boyfriend Ken (named after Handler's son), best friend Midge, and little sister Skipper. VIEW . barbie is just lame and ugly and boring just like wonderoplis i cant belive my teacher makes me do this lame thing, I think that Barbie is only for girls that are 6 years old. :), We're glad you enjoyed this Wonder, mia! Currently, Rodrigo is said to be filming his very own reality TV show in the UK and was featured on Botched!. Barbie was 57 years old this year. :), That's awesome, Mahum and Yashal! at least I think because she made her first debut in 1959 to 2016. :), Hi, kat! Since it's 2016, and Barbie was introduced in 1959, she would be 57 years old this year. Hi, Wonder Friend! Despite the proliferation of electronic gadgets, though, some of our favorite toys are still things like board games, balls, and dolls. :), i still like barbie but when i tell people they laugh at me, Hi, mrs. thrower! Danish pop band Aqua. Thanks for sharing your opinion. My Size Barbie, $220. Isn't that cool? We hope you check them out! We're glad you're learning so much! Join Yahoo Answers and get 100 points today … 2014–2021 © National Center for Families Learning, http://www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-old-is-barbie, © National Center for Families Learning (NCFL), Why does Barbie do sooooooo much bizarre jobs?. :), Thanks for reminding us, Gig! Thanks for stopping by Wonderopolis! Many people think that Barbie is a one-name wonder, like Cher, or Madonna, but it turns out everyone's favourite, pink-wearing doll actually has a middle AND a last name. For most of history, dolls were made to look like babies (thus the term "baby doll") that young children could pretend to take care of. Thanks for visiting! We hope you also explore the other Wonders here at Wonderopolis! Check the fourth paragraph--you might have to do some math. , We learned that her "birthday" is March 9, 1959, ttb! I also drew all over there faces. Barbie was introduced in 1959 and our current year is 2016. It's GREAT when we're learning and having fun at the same time! :), Hi, kyia! We encourage you to explore the other Wonders on the site. View our online Press Pack. Keep up the GREAT enthusiasm about WONDERing and learning! Today’s Wonder of the Day was inspired by Nicole. OMG!!! The Mattel site offers no answers. :), Thanks for sharing your opinion, imani! How old if Barbie? Barbies are super old. What did you learn about Barbie from this Wonder? Reminds us of Wonder #371: Are All Collections Valuable? Do you have a favorite? Are you a Barbie fan? We're sure you will find one you like better. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Thanks so much for WONDERing with us! We're glad to hear you are learning on Wonderopolis! :), Hi, yahaira! I like barbies because they are fun to play with and are small so you can take them anywhere. Ruth Handler, after seeing her daughter Barbara assigning her dolls adult roles, wished for a more grown-up doll for children to play with, as most toy dolls during the 1950s were modled after infants. :), We're glad you're having so much fun WONDERing, Alexa! She is 54 years old this year =) 0 0. known for doing everything she could to look like a doll. We do know that Barbie is very popular, and has been for a long time! She has since spent tens of thousands of pounds on make-up, fake tan, hair extensions, teeth whitening, manicures, pedicures, fake eyelashes and expensive designer clothes. That's a great idea--you should suggest it in the Wonder Bank! If you have kept your Barbie dolls from when you were a child, or if you have acquired them another way, you may be wondering how much your doll is worth. She made her first debut on March 9, 1959! We encourage you to keep exploring and researching about topics that interest you! . She's a lot older than many people realize! . Hi, Adja! Her patented entrance into the ring is still engrained in wrestling fans’ minds today. :), Hi, Gracie! Sometimes we regret the things we do as kids. There are many more Wonders we hope you explore here at Wonderopolis! that's so cool. All the new Wonders are submitted by users just like you to the Wonder Bank! We can find out how old Barbie is by subtracting 1959 from 2016. I have a barbie doll and I never really knew about the BARBIES history but now I know and i'll take good care of my dolls!!! And as Lumen’s Charly Lester explains, most women are. So, 2016 - 1959 = 57 years old! If you like to joke, we hope you'll keep laughing with these Wonders! Although Barbie turned 50 years old in 2009, by that time, sales of Barbie merchandise had passed $1 billion annually. I have a good question to ask you it is not that long but I just want to ask you something,who are you are you a witch,a human,a bad person or a good person because my villagers are afraid of big people that walks in our villages and I am not big I am small like my villagers are and I don't think we should go by big people if they are bad.let me tell you why we can't go by big people because they are very dangerous to get stepped on.let me tell you a story a long time ago,when we got to a new beautiful village and it was full of beautiful flowers beautiful homes beautiful gardens and we all lived happily ever after but when we went to bed we all heard a big stump by a big person and some of our friends died because they got stepped on and got eaten by a big person because they thought it was food and then all of the villagers died even my mom and dad died.when I was alone I went to a nicer home and when I was alone in the morning I was scared because I didn't have a mom or dad I was just alone.that is a real story and I am sad because I don't have a family anymore. Want to add a little wonder to your website? :), That's GREAT, Hannah! 2019 Barbie Role Model … So far, the surgery addict has had 51 plastic surgeries and 103 cosmetic procedures - leading to his nickname "The Human Ken Doll". Thank you very much for this site. We encourage you to submit your curious questions, too! I agree because I got a barbie set and they put a stuff animal in the back pack I could not get it out. Since her debut, well over 800 million Barbie dolls have been sold around the world. Thats why I collect batzs because there more easy, Wow! Barbie was "born" on March 9, 1959, so she is  59 years old! It was a very popular question from our Wonder Friends. P.S she is almost 7. Get answers by asking now. In spite of the debate, Barbie is still an enduring icon today. She dreams of catching her Malibu neighbor in a fashion fail and posting the pics on the web. In 1959, the first Barbie doll sold for $3.00 (that would be the equivalent of $23.97 today). i think youtube is so bad when you're watching the wrong things but this is information so i approve! Take care, Wonder Friend! That's a tough question, Kayden! 00. , We're so glad to hear you enjoyed this Wonder, ttb! Thanks visiting Wonderopolis! I also love barbies and i never Knew that she was 57 yrs!!! Thanks for sharing! I have some old barbie dolls. I can't belive Barbie is that old too!! We're sure you can find lots of information at the library and online! Adult video actress Barbie Woods first began appearing in XXX movies in 2001 when she was 23 years old. Barbie's full title is actually Barbara Millicent 'Barbie' Roberts. :), Hi, lareina! By researching, we learned that Barbie was introduced in 1959. , We're glad to hear you loved this Wonder, Bella! prediction: I think tomorrows wonder will about dance. What are we talking about? Barbie starts looking less childish as her face is made less round again. Ken has had styles, careers, and friends over the years. Wonder #371: Are All Collections Valuable? American girls cost around $100, last time we checked. What do you think your future will be like? :), Thanks for sharing your thoughts about Barbie, lonondra! There are many more Wonder you can explore, too! What are some of your other favorite toys? :), Thanks for the feedback, jasmine! She also has three younger siblings - a sister called Skipper and twins Tutti and Todd. Kerry Miles is another surgery-obsessed “Barbie” who has spent £100,000 on her quest to look like a human doll. but ummm barbie is pretty old :), Hi, Skylar! Hi, MAO! Would you want to be like a Barbie doll when you grow up? Apparently there are some serious collectors out there. Thanks for stopping by Wonderopolis! We encourage you to search for more Wonders about things that interest YOU! can you do one on how chargers charge?!!!??? Mehr von Tech Insider auf Facebook anzeigen I have a whole collection Of Barbie's in my bedroom. Thanks for WONDERing with us! Find the selection at your local store. As the eldest of her parent’s three children, Karla set a good example for her younger sisters by working part-time at an animal hospital, volunteering, and maintaining good grades. Created by Ruth Handler. We always appreciate hearing from our Wonder Friends! The other side of the argument says Barbie encourages imagination and self confidence. Many people think that Barbie is a one-name wonder, like Cher, or Madonna, but it turns out everyone's favourite, pink-wearing doll actually has a middle AND a last name. The part I found most interesting, was that Barbies are NOT SO OLD, because Barbie is just 17/18 years old! :), Absolutely, Wonder Friend! We do have some Wonders about apples, but not that exact question. :( oh well I've grown out of them any way! They do sound pretty amazing, Brielle! If not, now may be the time to check out the variety of Barbie dolls available today! :), WONDERful, sara! It was revealed her parents - George (an engineer) and Margaret (a housewife) - live in the fictional town of Willows in Wisconsin, US. You can buy remodeled Barbies. Where do pineapple seeds come from and where are they grown. Luckily, there are more than 1,600 other Wonders here at Wonderopolis! And one "old school" toy might be more popular than ever. Thanks for WONDERing with us! Often, these Barbies had bendable legs or red hair, and they are considered some of the most rare and valuable. We're glad you stopped by! Barbie’s official birthday is March 9, 1959—the day she was officially introduced to the world. Don’t miss our special deals, gifts and promotions. While boys might prefer to call them "action figures," dolls have been popular toys with both boys and girls for hundreds of years. It can be very fun to play pretend and create different scenarios. Check it out: 2016 - 1959 = 57 years old! and Bratz doll handbags are fabric and they open! thought: I had no idea Barbie was so old. :), We're sorry you didn't like it, Bailey. Rachel Evans has spent £20,000 on plastic surgery to become a real-life Barbie doll. Inspired by her daughter Barbara, Ruth Handler created the Barbie doll as an older, lifelike figure to help children focus on the future and what they might want to be when they grow up. Very close, chelsey! Do you have a favorite Barbie? We're sure Nicole appreciates your comment! So the comments on YouTube are correct! Nickname(s) Barbie. plz and thxs. Rodrigo Alves, 34, is known as the “Human Ken Doll” thanks to his love of cosmetic surgery and he has spent over £373,000 on various procedures. We did some digging and found that, according to britannica.com, Ken was "born" in 1961! 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