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Gary Dahl (entrepreneur) - Wikipedia

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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 ... 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 ...

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

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Apr 1, 2015 ... “You know, there are people in this world who don't have to put up with all this s ---, like that guy that invented the Pet Rock?” Tom Smykowski ...

Gary Dahl, inventor of 1970s fad the Pet Rock, dies at 78 - The ...

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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.

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

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

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 ...

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

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Apr 1, 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 ...

How Did the Pet Rock Fad Start? - Today I Found Out

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May 23, 2016 ... Sarah H. asks: Why did people buy the pet rock when it was just a rock? ... on what they hoped would be the next get-rich-quick invention.

Man who created the Pet Rock dies at 78 - Mashable

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Apr 1, 2015 ... Gary Ross Dahl created the wildly popular 1970s fad the Pet Rock. He also wrote "Advertising for Dummies."