Lego history

From a Carpentry Workshop To a 5-Billion Animation Studio

Lego-LogoLast year, LEGO has released a short animated film to celebrate its 80th birthday. The 17-minute video describes the life and struggles of founder Ole Kirk Christiansen (who created the company in 1932) and his son Godtfred (LEGO’s second owner).

The company started as carpentry workshop that mostly construct houses and furniture. In 1924, read more


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