[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2021] 98th year anniversary of the establishment of Hasbro, Inc.( December 6, 1923 – December 6, 2021)

06-12-2021

(Worldkings.org) Hasbro is the largest producer of board games in the world as a result of its component brands, such as Parker Brothers, Waddingtons, Milton Bradley, Wizards of the Coast, and Avalon Hill (all acquisitions since the 1980s).

 

 

Hasbro, Inc.  is an American multinational conglomerate with toy, board game, and media assets, headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Hasbro owns the trademarks and products of Kenner, Parker Brothers, and Milton Bradley, among others. Hasbro is incorporated in Rhode Island. 

Among its products are Transformers, G.I. Joe, Power Rangers, Rom, Micronauts, M.A.S.K., Monopoly, Furby, Nerf, Twister, and My Little Pony. The Hasbro brand also spawned TV shows to promote its products, such as Family Game Night on the Discovery Family network, a joint venture with Discovery, Inc.. 

As of 2019, it is also the parent company of mass media and entertainment company Entertainment One.

Hasbro is the largest producer of board games in the world as a result of its component brands, such as Parker Brothers, Waddingtons, Milton Bradley, Wizards of the Coast, and Avalon Hill (all acquisitions since the 1980s). 

As a result, it has well known and top selling games such as: Axis & Allies, Battleship, Bowl-A-Tron 300 Automatic Bowling Game, Buckaroo! and Candy Land.

Other events:

- Celebrating the 104th Anniversary of Finland's National Day (December 6, 1917 - December 6, 2021)

- Celebrating 80 years of establishment of Eisai Co., Ltd, Japanese pharmaceutical company (December 6, 1941 - December 6, 2021)

According to en.wikipedia


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