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Gary Dahl (entrepreneur)

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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, ...

Gary Dahl, Inventor of the Pet Rock, Dies at 78 - The New York Times

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Mar 31, 2015 ... The 1975 fad made Mr. Dahl, a down-at-the-heels advertising copywriter when he hit on the idea, a millionaire practically overnight, but he ...

The Pet Rock Captured a Moment and Made Its Creator a Millionaire ...

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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?

Pet Rock inventor Gary Dahl has died, and his obituary is great

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Mar 31, 2015 ... In 1975, a freelance copy writer named Gary Dahl got the idea for the Pet Rock — an ordinary rock, packaged in a pet carrier, requiring no food ...

Gary Dahl, creator of the Pet Rock, dies at 78 - USA Today

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Apr 1, 2015 ... JACKSONVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Gary Ross Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock, has died at age 78 in southern Oregon.

Pet Rock founder Gary Dahl dead at 78 - Apr. 1, 2015 - CNN Money

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Apr 1, 2015 ... Gary Dahl, the Pet Rock's inventor, became an overnight millionaire. He told People magazine in 1975 that he was selling 100,000 Pet Rocks a ...

Pet Rock Inventor Dead: Gary Dahl Dies at 78 - Hollywood Reporter

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Mar 31, 2015 ... Gary Dahl, the mastermind who invented the Pet Rock, has died.

Pet Rock Creator Gary Dahl Dies - NBC News

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Apr 1, 2015 ... Lovely NYT obit about the inventor of the Pet Rock. “I taught my P.R. guy to impersonate me." http://t.co/2XeKjREx8q pic.twitter.com/ ...

The Inventor of the Pet Rock, Perhaps the Greatest April Fools' Joke ...

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Apr 1, 2015 ... It's fitting that Gary Dahl's passing was announced on April 1, as his invention, the Pet Rock, is perhaps one of the greatest April Fools' jokes ...

Bay Area Man Who Invented Pet Rock Dies In Oregon « CBS San ...

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Mar 27, 2015 ... The Bay Area man who invented the Pet Rock, a collectible that became a short- lived fad in the mid-1970s, died this week at the age of 78.

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Pet Rock inventor Gary Dahl dies at 78. He put a rock in a box and ...

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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 ...

Pet Rock Inventor Gary Dahl Dies at 78 : People.com

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

Gary Dahl dead aged 78 after making millions from Pet Rock fad ...

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Apr 1, 2015 ... Gary Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock, has .... in an earlier post happened because I mentioned an invention/idea ...