Denmark Minifigure Patent 1977

40 Years of Minifigures – The Patents

August 29th, 1977 was the date the first patent for the current minifigure was handed in. It’s 40 years today since the minifigures were launched (a year later, in 1978) and to celebrate that, The LEGO Group has sent through a huge pile of images, information and videos, for me to share with you…