20 Incredibly Popular Toys Of The 60s, 70’s, and 80’s

The 1960s, ’70s, and ’80s were decades in which the toy industry really got creative. During those years, countless toys were produced that are still being made today, and many of them are more popular than ever. Take a step into the past and see if you remember playing with some of the most popular toys from your childhood!

1965 – G.I. Joe

Released by Hasbro in 1965, G.I. Joe action figures represent the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Marine Corps branches of the military.

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G.I. Joe was inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame in 2004 and into the Pop Culture Hall of Fame in 2017. Today, the enduring toys are still being released and have inspired several television shows and feature films in the past years.