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Toys & Games


On 22nd April, 1823,
 Robert John Tyers patented his Volito inline skates... Read more »

On 4th January, 1863,
 Plimpton’s “quad” roller skates were patented... Read more »

On 19th March, 1875,
 Neville Chamberlain claimed to have invented the game of snooker... Read more »

On 9th December, 1884,
 Levant M. Richardson patents an improved roller skate... Read more »

On 12th December, 1899,
 George Grant received a patent for his golf tee... Read more »

On 15th February, 1903,
 The first official “Teddy Bear” was first put on sale... Read more »

On 17th January, 1905,
 An early lottery game with the punchboard was patented... Read more »

On 7th March, 1912,
 Roald Amundsen’s expedition to the South Pole was announced as a success... Read more »

On 14th December, 1926,
 The Tilt-A-Whirl theme park ride was trademark registered... Read more »

On 21st January, 1942,
 Pinball mahines were officially banned in New York... Read more »