Happy Pink Flamingo Day !

June 23rd – Happy Pink Flamingo Day ! 

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Perhaps not shockingly, the pink flamingo lawn ornament was invented in the same decade that polyester pants, pink washing machines, vinyl wallpaper, and Naugahyde lounge chairs were cool. Featherstone, a sculptor, was hired by Leominster, Mass.-based Union Products to make three-dimensional lawn ornaments. He created the first pink flamingo lawn ornament, his second assignment, in 1957. –

How Can You celebrate- Save the Flamingos Org

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More Information on the Real Pink Flamingo ! 

Involve Your Kids National Geographic Kids  /   Science Kids

 

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