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The minifigure turns 40: a colorful history of LEGO's most beloved characters | The Brothers Brick
The Brothers Brick joins LEGO in wishing the minifigure a very happy birthday! Our tiny friends are turning 40, and what an amazing 40 years it has been. You could say that the minifigure had been in the making since the first LEGO bricks hit store shelves. Thanks to the LEGO Group, we also have plenty of exciting images to share with you, including unreleased prototype figures. Be sure to read our article, which covers the journey from the 1950s through today.