B dayOn March 9, 1959, Barbara Millicent Roberts was “born”.  Barbie® was introduced to the world at the American International Toy Fair in New York as a “teenage fashion model”, and in the years since, she has indeed become the world’s most renowned fashion model.  Happy 54th birthday, Barbie®!

In this photo: 45th Anniversary Barbie® Doll


  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS
  2. Aperture: f/4.5
  3. Exposure: 1/60th
  4. Focal Length: 124mm

Birthday girl. On March 9, 1959, Barbara Millicent Roberts was born.  Barbie was introduced to the world at the American International Toy Fair in New York as a “teenage fashion model”, and in the years since, she has indeed become the world’s most renowned fashion model.  She has taken on a couple different careers, as well.  Barbie is an accomplished actress, gymnast, ballet dancer, architect, computer engineer, astronaut, teacher, fashion designer…and so on. And she looks darned good for 53!!! Happy birthday Barbie!

In this photo: Barbie Fashion Model Collection Debut™ Barbie® Doll


  1. Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/60th
  4. Focal Length: 78mm