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Toy Industry Hall of Fame

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Toy Industry Hall of Fame

The Toy Industry Hall of Fame recognizes the contributions of toy-makers around the world. It is maintained by the Toy Industry Foundation, an arm of the US Toy Industry Association.

List of inductees (1985-2010) (from wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toy_Industry_Hall_of_Fame

List of inductees (1985-2014) (from the website)

http://www.toyassociation.org/TIA/Events/HOF/Inductees/Events2/Hall...