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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gary_Dahl_(entrepreneur)

Gary Ross Dahl (December 18, 1936 – March 23, 2015) was an American copywriter, creative director, advertising agency owner, entrepreneur and the creator of the Pet Rock. ... "Gary Dahl, Inventor of the Pet Rock, Dies at 78". The New York ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pet_Rock

Pet Rock is a collectible conceived in 1975 by advertising executive Gary Dahl. Pet Rocks are smooth stones from Mexico's Rosarito Beach. They were ...

abcnews.go.com/US/pet-rock-captured-moment-made-creator-millionaire/story?id=30041318

Apr 1, 2015 ... Dahl's Pet Rock was a key innovation of the 1970s, tongue-in-cheek humor ... to put up with all this s---, like that guy that invented the Pet Rock?

www.nytimes.com/2015/04/01/us/gary-dahl-inventor-of-the-pet-rock-dies-at-78.html

Mar 31, 2015 ... Gary Dahl in 1975 with the Pet Rock, a product that sold for $3.95 and made him a millionaire practically overnight. Credit United Press ...

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2016/05/deal-pet-rocks

May 23, 2016 ... Sarah H. asks: Why did people buy the pet rock when it was just a rock? .... In addition to his invention of pet rocks, Gary Dahl is also known as ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/04/01/pet-rock-inventor-gary-dahl-dies-at-78

Apr 1, 2015 ... Gary Ross Dahl, the creator of the popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock, has died at age 78 in Oregon. Dahl's wife, Marguerite Dahl, confirmed that ...

www.washingtonpost.com/business/gary-dahl-inventor-of-1970s-fad-the-pet-rock-dies-at-78/2015/04/02/f52c6750-d88f-11e4-8103-fa84725dbf9d_story.html

Apr 2, 2015 ... From news services. Gary Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock, died March 23 in Jacksonville, Ore. He was 78.

www.mercurynews.com/2015/04/01/the-story-of-gary-dahl-and-the-pet-rock-from-the-archives

Apr 1, 2015 ... The death of Gary Ross Dahl, inventor of the pet rock, was confirmed by his wife on March 31, 2015. The following article is from the San Jose ...

sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2015/03/27/gary-dahl-bay-area-inventor-pet-rock-dies

Mar 27, 2015 ... SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — The Bay Area man who invented the Pet Rock, a collectible that became a short-lived fad in the mid-1970s, died this ...

people.com/celebrity/pet-rock-inventor-gary-dahl-dies-at-78

Apr 1, 2015 ... Dahl became a millionaire over a matter of months after inventing the Pet Rock in 1975.