Tag: christensen

The birth of lego was in the work shop of Ole Kirk Christiansen {Born the 7 of april 1897} a carpenter from Billund, Denmark who began making wooden toys in 1932  in 1934 his company came to be called Lego which in danish phrase leg godt which means play well it expanded in 1947 to become plastic toys in 1949 it produced other new products an early of the now famous interlocking bricks automatic binding bricks these bricks were based on the kiddicraft self locking bricks which were patented united kingdom in 1939 and then released  1947 lego modified the kiddicraft after examining a sample the british supplier of an injection-molding machine that the company purchased. ok that is the end of my blog come back for the 2 part tomorrow