Ruth Handler (Mosko)
|Birthplace:||Denver, CO, USA|
|Death:||Died in Los Angeles, CA, USA|
|Cause of death:||Complications of surgery for colon cancer|
Daughter of Jacob Moskowicz and Ida Moskowicz
|Managed by:||Private User|
Historical records matching Ruth Handler
About Ruth Handler
She was the co-founder and President of Mattel, Inc. She is most well known for creating the Barbie doll.
It is said that she got the idea for Barbie from an already known German comic character named Bild Lilli (which she later bought the rights for).