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Don Featherstone (artist) - Wikipedia

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Donald "Don" Featherstone (January 25, 1936 – June 22, 2015) was an American artist most widely known for his 1957 creation of the Plastic Pink Flamingo while working for Union Produ...

Man Who Created The Pink Plastic Lawn Flamingo Dies : The Two ...

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Donald Featherstone modeled the lawn ornament after images he saw in National Geographic. "Things I did made people happy, and that's ...

Don Featherstone, Inventor of the Pink Flamingo (in Plastic), Dies at 79

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Mr. Featherstone's first pink plastic flamingo came off the assembly line in 1957. ... Union Products, a maker of plastic lawn ornaments in Leominster, Mass. ... wife , Nancy, often got when she told people what he had invented.

A Brief History of the Plastic Pink Flamingo | Mental Floss

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Perhaps not shockingly, the pink flamingo lawn ornament was invented in the same decade that polyester pants, pink washing machines, vinyl ...

A Brief History of the Plastic Pink Flamingo | The Huffington Post

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Jun 29, 2011 ... The pink flamingo lawn ornament was invented in the same decade that polyester pants, pink washing machines, vinyl wallpaper and ...

The Tacky History of the Pink Flamingo | Arts & Culture | Smithsonian

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In their buttoned-up Maryland suburb, lawn ornaments of any kind, let alone plastic pink flamingos, were anathema. One house down the street had a fake ...

Creator of pink flamingo dies at 79 - USA Today

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Jun 23, 2015 ... Rivaled only by the garden gnome and tiki torch, pink flamingos are the ubiquitous lawn ornament of choice for homeowners seeking a vintage, ...

Man who created the pink flamingo lawn ornament dies - Telegraph

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Jun 23, 2015 ... The Massachusetts man who invented the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament, which went from a 1960s craze to a kitsch icon, died this week ...

Who invented the pink flamingo lawn ornament? | Reference.com

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The pink flamingo lawn ornament was created by Donald Featherstone in 1957. Featherstone was assigned the task of creating an injection-molded, ...

Donald Featherstone, creator of the plastic pink flamingo, dies at 79 ...

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Jun 23, 2015 ... ... when he created the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament for Union Products of ... Donald Featherstone, plastic pink flamingo creator, dies at 79 ... 1996 “for his ornamentally evolutionary invention, the plastic pink flamingo.”.