Stanley Weston, Creator Of The Action Figure And Toys Such As GI Joe And ThunderCats, Has Passed Away

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Stanley Weston , who created the toys that would become known as G.I. Joe in an attempt to translate the popularity of Barbie to boys and sold it to Hasbro for $100,000 in the 1960s, died last week at age 84, according to a report from THR .

Source: Stanley Weston, Creator Of The Action Figure And Toys Such As GI Joe And ThunderCats, Has Passed Away

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