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Sunday marks National Rubber Ducky day!

(WBTW) - National Rubber Ducky day was Sunday and is observed every January 13. 

The fan favorite bathtub toy was inducted into the Toy Hall of Fame in 2013. 

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According to the Toy Hall of Fame, the earliest rubber ducks were meant to be chew toys and didn't float at all. The earliest patent for a rubber duck was issued in 1928.

By the 1940s the floating, bright yellow toy ducks we're all fond of had become commonplace.


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